Metal Coatings

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Valspar Packaging - Wins Bronze in the METPACK 2017 Innovation Awards

June 22, 2017

Packaging division receives honor for its valPure® V70 non-BPA technology

SEWICKLEY, Pa., June 21, 2017 - Valspar Packaging Coatings announced today that METPACK presented its 2017 Innovation award to Valspar's next generation valPure® V70 non-BPA series of coatings for light metal packaging. METPACK 2017 Innovation is the metal packaging industry's highest honor for... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Unrivaled Line-X Protective Coatings Boost Work Fleet Performance at the 2017 NTEA Work Truck Show

March 10, 2017

– American-Made, Scientifically Advanced ‘Armor’ Extends Vehicle Life and Enhances Performance for Work Trucks, Fleet Vehicles and Associated Equipment –

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., (March 9, 2017) – LINE-X, a global leader in powerful polyurea coatings designed to deliver extreme protection in the most mission-critical conditions, will be featuring their full line of protective... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Line-X Ultra Coating offers color-matching options and strong UV protection.

November 9, 2016

Adhering to any surface, Line-X Ultra Coating provides protection for steel, aluminum, and fiberglass. Offering quick return to service and reparability, coating is resistant to impact and abrasion. LINE-X ULTRA is an aliphatic polyuria which is sprayed thinner than elastomer coatings can provide superior strength and reliability. With an application thickness up to 20 mils, coating competes... Read More

Paints & Coatings

TCI Powder Coatings to Exhibit at FABTECH 2016

October 13, 2016

Ellaville, Ga. TCI Powder Coatings, a leading manufacturer of powder coatings, will be exhibiting at the 2016 FABTECH event at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, from November 16-18. TCI experts showcasing and answering questions about powder coatings in booth #C47027, specifically TruIllusion powder coatings and TruBond powder coating series. Coatings within the TruIllusion... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, 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, Services

Chemcoaters Addresses EQ Controversy Directly

March 22, 2016

“G40 hot dip galvanized with Intercoat® ChemGuard will substantially outperform G235 and offer a much lower overall cost,” states director of sales  marketing Mike Tieri In a forceful announcement made today, Chemcoaters, Inc. (Gary, Indiana) directly addressed the EQ (Equivalent Coating) controversy with the statement above, attributed to Mike Tieri, Director of Sales & Marketing for... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Quart Sized Brush-On Instant Blackeners for Metals Provide Quick Fixes for Touchups or Small Scale Finishing

February 29, 2016

Eden Prairie, Minnesota – Birchwood Technologies 3 brush-on metal blackeners--Presto Black® BST4, Antique Black® M24, and Aluma Black® A14 are now available in smaller, quart sized (32 oz.) bottles for easier application and handling, at a new lower price point. Presto Black® BST4 Brush-On Ideal for most iron and steel components, Presto Black® BST4 Brush-On is designed for... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Michelman Featuring Low/No-VOC, Water-Based Binders and Surface Additives at Western Coatings Symposium 2015

October 29, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH  – Michelman, a global developer and manufacturer of water-based binders and surface additives, will be featuring a variety of innovative new solutions at the Western Coatings Symposium being held October 25-28, 2015 in Las Vegas. Exhibiting at Table #300, Michelman will showcase its capabilities and product development prowess with new water-based binder and surface... 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, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Paints & Coatings

Chicago's Intrinsic Schools Showcase Distinctive, Patterned Façade Finished in Valspar's Fluropon Coatings

May 13, 2015

Chicago's Intrinsic Schools showcase distinctive, patterned facade finished in Valspar's Fluropon coatings; Greg Folkins Photography Opened for the 2014-15 academic year on Chicago’s Northwest Side, Intrinsic Schools’ new 58,000-square-foot Belmont Campus transforms a former lumberyard into a contemporary educational facility designed by Wheeler Kearns Architects (WKA) specifically... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment, Paints & Coatings

Intercept Protects Against Cad Bloom

February 25, 2015

Cadmium, a naturally-occurring element, is one of several metallic coating materials which are electrochemically active and, therefore, used as sacrificial coatings to prevent corrosion. Typically they are applied to iron, steel, zinc, aluminum, and titanium alloys, as well. Cadmium coatings are used on hardware that must be subjected to harsh environments, especially where good corrosion... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

METALAST Surface Technology has Become a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) Providing (MIL-SPEC) Surface Technology Solutions to Federal and Military Partners

January 30, 2015

Minden, NV. —  METALAST Surface Technology, LLC (MST) announces registration with the SBA as a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB). www.metalast.com For years, METALAST Surface Technology’s chemistry, training, and services have provided support to numerous Government and Military entities. In the current phase of business, METALAST has emerged as a... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Vitrabond/3D is a Coil Coated Finish to offer Exceptional Quality and Durability with its Highly Durable Polymer (HDP) Coating

December 16, 2014

What makes Vitrabond/3D stand out? The pattern is created by orientation of the metallic flecks, creating the unique 3D effect. Believe it or not, this look is achieved with a single color. The benefits? There are multiple benefits of using 3D effects, rather than traditional metal forming techniques such as punching and laser cutting: • No panel deforming • Superior dirt repellence • More... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Paints & Coatings

Stainless Steel Paint withstands up to 1200°F.

November 28, 2014

Adhering to cast and machined metal surfaces, Dampney Thurmalox® 282 will not discolor, chip, crack, or peel at temperatures up to 1,200°F. High-heat, one-component silicone coating comes in aerosol spray cans as well as quarts and gallons for application by brush or roller. In addition to industrial heaters, vents, conveyors, compressors, piping, and turbines, paint is suited for... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Metal Construction Association Recognizes Valspar's Color-changing Kameleon Coatings on Award-winning Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral

October 21, 2014

MCA honors the iridescent, metal-clad Institutional Project with the 2014 Chairman's Award Minneapolis – The Valspar Corporation was honored with the Metal Construction Association (MCA) 2014 Chairman's Award in the Institutional project category for its contribution to Florida's Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral's color-changing, metal-clad exterior. The Port's new,... Read More

Paints & Coatings, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Novelis Honored with Two European Aluminium Awards at ALUMINIUM 2014 Trade Fair for Its Leadership in Innovation

October 14, 2014

DUSSELDORF, Germany — Novelis, the global leader in aluminium rolling and recycling, was awarded two prestigious prizes at the 2014 European Aluminum Awards yesterday during the ALUMINIUM 2014 Trade Fair. In the Building and Architecture category, Novelis was awarded the winning prize for the Blue Planet aquarium building in Copenhagen constructed with Novelis falzonal® pre-painted... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Quaker Chemical Product Solutions to Tackle Steel Passivation Process Challenges

October 8, 2014

Quaker to showcase PRIMECOAT™ passivates at the Galvanizers Exposition 2014 CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. – Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR), a global leader in process chemicals, fluids, coatings, and surface treatment products in the primary metals arena, will feature PRIMECOAT™, its passivation product line at the 106(th) Galvanizers Association Meeting and Exposition in Jackson,... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Sanford Process Corporation and CONMED Corporation Announce a Licensing Agreement for the Use of Sanford Process' Micro-Crystalline Andodic Coating (MICRALOX®)

June 20, 2014

Sanford Process Corporation and CONMED Corporation announce a licensing agreement for the use of Sanford Process' Micro-Crystalline Anodic Coating (MICRALOX®) and related technologies. "CONMED is an excellent licensing partner to extend our breakthrough aluminum anodic coating technology that represents a new category of highly chemically resistant anodic coatings ideal for CONMED's Hall 50™... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

Extrusion Coating System meets AAMA 2605-13 specifications.

May 13, 2014

Consisting of color coat and clear coat, Acropon® 2605 Extrusion Coating System is spray-applied to extruded aluminum products, such as storefronts, entrances, windows, and handrails. System offers wide color palette and gloss levels ranging from 30–70 for both interior and exterior applications. Coating meets or exceeds AAMA 2605-13 specifications for 10-year South Florida exposure... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Solderable Coatings hermetically seal packages.

April 29, 2014

Although silicon is most frequently used substrate, Thin Film Solderable Coatings and Face Metallization can be applied to virtually all commonly used optical materials. Products are typically used for hermetic sealing of sensitive packages. They can be combined with anti-reflective, bandpass, or precision custom coatings from UV out to longwave infrared wavelengths. Applications include infrared... Read More