Glass

PPG Glass, Coatings Used in Five of AIA's Top Ten Green Building Projects

PITTSBURGH - The American Institute of Architects' (AIA) Committee on the Environment (COTE) has named its top ten green building projects for 2010, and at least five of them feature environmentally advanced glass or coatings made by PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG). o The curtain wall for Manitoba Hydro Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, features STARPHIRE® ultra-clear glass in combination with...

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Black Oxide Finish provides break-in lubricity for metal parts.
Finishes

Black Oxide Finish provides break-in lubricity for metal parts.

Utilizing immersion tank process line, LUMICLAD forms non-dimensional black oxide finish on aluminum surfaces that is electrically conductive and adherent to metal substrate. Inherent lubricity aids in break-in and resists galling. Suited for piston/cylinder assemblies, actuators, and slides, 30-min process develops uniform coating thickness of .000060 in. that will not close hole diameters or...

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Coatings

Nansulate® Sustainable Nanotechnology Based Insulation Coatings by Industrial Nanotech, Inc. Specified for Use on Oil Pipeline Project at Porto Refinery

NAPLES, Fla. - Industrial Nanotech, Inc. (Pink Sheets:INTK), an emerging global leader in nanoscience energy saving solutions, announced today that their patented Nansulate® Translucent PT thermal insulation and asset protection coating has been chosen for an oil refinery project to provide thermal insulation and corrosion protection of an oil pipeline at Galp Energia's Porto Refinery. The...

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Coatings

NOF METAL COATINGS EUROPE Wins Responsible Care Award with Low V.O.C-Emission Coatings

N.O.F. Metal Coatings Europe (DACRAL S.A.) was voted overall winner of the 2010 European Responsible Care® Awards, beating out a record-number 53 entries from 10 countries. It was the first time that France-based N.O.F. Metal Coatings Europe received the award by winning the judges' hearts with an innovative coating technology that offers clear health and environmental benefits in a more...

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Two Component Epoxy resists fuel, acid, and agressive chemicals.
Epoxies

Two Component Epoxy resists fuel, acid, and agressive chemicals.

Developed for coating and lining storage tanks, piping, scrubbers, and processing equipment in chemical industry, Master Bond EP21ARHT produces bond strength greater than 2,200 psi once fully cured. Also used in electronic, electrical, and metalworking industries, product can withstand immersion in 96-98% sulfuric acid and 20% hydrochloric acid for more than 1 year. Epoxy features dielectric...

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Masks and Masking

ZOT Engineering Converts to Taiyo Solder Mask

Carson City, NV - John Fix, Director of European sales for Taiyo America announced today that ZOT Engineering of the United Kingdom has converted their solder mask to Taiyo PSR-4000 GP01EU (DG) and PSR-4000 GP01EU Colors. Said Fix, We at Taiyo are pleased to add another high technology PCB shop like ZOT to the Taiyo family. The conversion to PSR-4000 GP01EU (DG) continues to show the acceptance...

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Paints

Changing the Game --- With NeverFade Paint at EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville

AKRON, OHIO - Seeing the scores at Jacksonville Jaguars home football games just got easier. After five years with a fading background, scoreboards at EverBank® Stadium have a fresh coat of NeverFadeTM exterior paint called Black Jack, making the messages and scores "pop" in both end zones. "Searing Florida sun bakes these scoreboards almost every day of the year," says Dave Spencer, owner of...

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Paints

Bluestar Silicones Announces the Commercialization of its Lyndcoat® BR 2511 RTU in Asia Pacific, South Africa, North America and Latin America

LYON, France, -- Based on its success in the EMEA zone, Bluestar Silicones, a global integrated silicones producer and supplier of silicone based bladder release agents and mould release agents to the tire industry will commercialize its Lyndcoat® BR 2511 RTU in Asia Pacific , South Africa, North America and Latin America as of October 2010. Lyndcoat® BR 2511 RTU is a very versatile...

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Coatings

Second Generation Firefilm...A/D Firefilm III

We are pleased to introduce A/D FIREFILM III, the next generation of thin-film intumescent fireproofing from A/D. A/D FIREFILM has been the specifier's choice since 1991 when it was first introduced to the market. FIREFILM III is listed by UL, ITS and FM as equivalent to FIREFILM II in all the existing fire test designs and listings. In addition, A/D FIREFILM III significantly expands upon the...

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