Epoxy Coatings

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Announces Water & Wastewater Impact Award Winners

September 29, 2016

Short Elliott Hendrickson; Champion Coatings; Wapasha Construction; and the city of Austin, Minnesota, take top spot in inaugural program honoring project excellence using Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Coatings CLEVELAND, OHIO – Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH®), Champion Coatings, and Wapasha Construction took top honors in the inaugural Sherwin-Williams Impact Award program for... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Corrosion Protection Epoxy targets water/wastewater market.

April 7, 2016

Protecting concrete and steel from corrosion in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment facilities, Dura-Plate® 6100 amine-cured, 100% solids epoxy is capable of film builds of 125+ mils in one coat, exhibits chemical resistance, and does not contain any solvent. Off-white, spray-applied, resinous coating, which dries to touch in 30 min at 77°F and cures for immersion in 12 hr, can be applied in temperatures as low as 50°F. Return-to-service time of 12 hr reduces downtime. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Awarded the Steel Tank Institute's 2015 Affiliate New Product of the Year Award for New Envirolastic® Polyaspartic Urethanes

April 5, 2016

Polyaspartic Technology Provides Adhesion and Corrosion Resistance, Color and Gloss Retention CLEVELAND, OHIO – Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Coatings was awarded the Steel Tank Institute (STI) 2015 Affiliate New Product of the Year for its EnviroLastic® Polyaspartic coatings at STI’s annual meeting in partnership with the Steel Plate Fabricators Association. The foundation of the... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Toughened One Component Epoxy for Chip Coating Applications Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

February 24, 2016

Formulated for many electronic applications, Master Bond Supreme 3HTND-2CCM is a multifunctional epoxy that is well suited for chip coating, glob top and die attach applications as well as for bonding, sealing and encapsulation. Since it is a one part system, it does not require mixing and has an “unlimited” working life at room temperature. This epoxy passes NASA low outgassing tests which... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Epoxy Potting Compound resists thermal shock and cycling.

January 19, 2016

Passing Navy Hex Bar Test, MIL-I-16923C, which consists of 10 cycles from -55 to +155°C, two-part epoxy resin 20-3301 protects electronic assemblies from thermal cycling and shock. Low viscosity epoxy flows quickly around components, giving users working time of 4–6 hr. Product is typically cured at 80°C for 1–2 hr, but post cure of 150°C for 3 hr will optimize performance properties. Applications include electronic potting and encapsulating, casting, coating, and electrical varnishes. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Paints & Coatings

Multi-Step Storeroom Project: New Non-Skid Flooring, Wall Waterproofing and More

September 11, 2015

One of  Pumpcoat/PCI Contractor’s  Power Generation customers in Connecticut recently built a new storeroom. Their previous one was no longer large enough. Once the new structure was built, there were a few components that PCI Contractors was able to lend its expertise to completing it to spec.  The flooring the customer required was a non-skid floor that mitigated moisture.   PCI... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Marine Epoxy Primer provides waterproof barrier coating.

May 22, 2015

Providing maximum resistance in both fresh and salt water, Pettit Protect® with Mica Shield Technology is suited for all exterior exposures. Heavy-duty, 2-component coating incorporates slate Mica into epoxy resin, which overlaps like shingles on roof, creating impenetrable structural barrier. In addition to osmotic blister prevention, product is formulated for tenacious adhesion making it suitable for new boats. High-solids formula also offers corrosion protection on all underwater metals. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Pumpcoat's Application for Protective High Temperature Coating on Chemical Manufacturing Parts

May 14, 2015

Pumpcoat received a call recently from one of its customers, a prominent chemical manufacturing company near Boston. This company makes specialty and performance chemicals that are used as ingredients for many other manufacturing processes.  Carbon black, which is used in tire manufacturing and industrial rubber products, Aerogel which can be found in energy-efficient building components and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Epoxy Coating suits applications above or below water.

May 4, 2015

Based on blend of liquid epoxy polymer and aliphatic polyamine curing agents, KALCOAT™ 560 can displace water from wet surfaces to make permanent bond. High build 100% solids epoxy coating is solvent-free and incorporates Kevlar® microfibers for reinforcement and viscosity management for high application rates. KALCOAT 560 can be used as anti-corrosive coating, repair compound, fairing compound, and encapsulating coating for variety of applications. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Two-Part Epoxy Paste has ultra low thermal resistance.

April 7, 2015

Master Bond EP48TC has thermal resistance of 5–7 x 10–6 K•m2/W, which enables thermal conductivity of 20–25 BTU•in/ft2•hr•°F. Applied in bond lines as thin as 10–15 microns, epoxy paste has tensile lap shear strength from 900–1,100 psi and bonds to metals, composites, glass, ceramic, and plastics. Working life for 100 gram batch at 75°F is 90–120 min. Curing at room temperature, it is serviceable over -100 to +300°F and available in ½ pint to 5 gallon containers. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

Two Part, Room Temperature Curing Epoxy Features Ultra Low Coefficient of Thermal Expansion

January 12, 2015

Master Bond EP42HT-2LTE is often chosen for a variety of bonding, sealing, coating and select casting applications in the electronic, aerospace, optical and specialty OEM industries. This two component epoxy has a flowable paste consistency that enables precise alignment with minimal fixturing. It cures at room temperature or more quickly with the addition of heat. This system is notable for... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Chemical-Resistant Coating protects concrete surfaces.

December 29, 2014

Protexior® Chemical Resistant Epoxy Top Coat & Primer Kit, combining Novolac epoxy protection integrated with silicone resin technology, protects insulated and un-insulated steel and concrete surfaces. Resistant to wet-dry thermal cycling, boiling water, and steam, this corrosion- and heat-resistant (up to 450°F), low-VOC coating meets ISO 20340 and ASTM B-117. Indoor/outdoor solution can be applied by roller or spray, and typical uses include piping, vessels, valves, ducts, and plenums. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Services

October Scariness - Deep Pit Shaft Repair for Hydroelectric Dam by Pumpcoat

October 22, 2014

How Low can you go?  Sometimes in the course of repair work, real life scariness comes into play.   Deep holes, rushing water, confined spaces…. These repairs are not carried out by the faint of heart! For the past few years, Pumpcoat ~ PCI Contractors have been called in to do repairs on various areas on a large shaft for a hydro-electric facility in Lowell, Mass. We repair a variety... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Nu Flow Receives ACS Certificate of Sanitary Conformity for #7000 System

October 15, 2014

Nu Flow, a world-leading pipe lining manufacturer, installer and distributor announced today that the Potable Water Epoxy #7000 System has received the ACS Certificate of Sanitary Conformity in France. The ACS Certificate applies to materials in contact with water intended for human consumption. The Potable Water Epoxy #7000 System is used to restore water flow and prevents corrosion,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

Nu Flow Receives WaterMark Technical Specification for Epoxy Barrier Coating System

October 15, 2014

Nu Flow, a world-leading pipe lining manufacturer, installer and distributor announced today that the Epoxy Barrier Coating System received the Australian WaterMark Technical Specification for use in water supply applications. WaterMark Technical Specification WMTS – 511:2014 was prepared by industry and reviewed by the National Plumbing Regulators Forum (NPRF) and the WaterMark Technical... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Silicone Curative optimizes epoxy polysiloxane topcoats.

July 8, 2014

Designed to optimize durable flexibility of epoxy polysiloxane protective topcoats in marine applications, without sacrificing weatherability, SiVance® C1008 Curative solves problems of brittleness and cracking that can develop over time as coating cures. Product is fully miscible with hydrogenated bisphenol-A epoxy resins. In addition to marine applications, C1008 is suited for coatings used on piping, bridges, wind turbines, offshore platforms, structural steel, and heavy equipment. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Thermally Stable, Two Part Epoxy Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

April 1, 2014

Master Bond EP30-3LO is a two component epoxy system offering optical clarity, high temperature resistance, and NASA low outgassing approval. This combination of properties enables it to be suitable for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications in the aerospace, electronic, optical and optoelectronic industries. This epoxy has a glass transition temperature exceeding 175°C. It... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

Epoxy Liner protects chemical transport tanks from corrosion.

March 26, 2014

Tested for severe chemical immersion environments, Series 391 Tank Armor consists of 100% solids epoxy liner for use in transport tanks containing chemical blends or acids used in hydraulic fracturing. Applied at 20–40 mils dry film thickness, coating contains no solvents, and is both VOC-compliant and abrasion-resistant. When spray applied in single, high-build coat by plural component equipment, it is possible to conduct high-voltage holiday testing within hours of application. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Pumpcoat Adds Sauereisen Epoxy Product Line

March 5, 2014

Pumpcoat~PCI Contractors have long been an expert in the coating field. Our experience has allowed us to provide valued service in repairing corrosion and erosion damage to pump parts, mechanical equipment, tanks, floors and other items. Pumpcoat~PCI is pleased to announce the addition of the Sauereisen product line to our arsenal of quality coating materials. Industrial clients rely on... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Application Is a Breeze with Convenient Syringe Packaging

February 25, 2014

CRANSTON, RI USA – Odorless, Strong Bonding UV Adhesive Made Easy to Use 60-7158, a UV Curable Epoxy Adhesive, is specially formulated for excellent adhesion to rigid substrates.  Its high thixotropic index ensures the material stays in place, making it a great choice for glob top or other applications where flow control is important.  60-7158 is available in syringes making precise... Read More