Coatings

Eatonite Laser Coating for Piston Rods Is the First Anti-Corrosion Technology to Earn JIP Certification from DNV for use on Offshore Platforms

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced that its proprietary Eatonite(TM) Laser Clad coating technology was certified by independent test services company DNV after fulfilling requirements stated in the Guideline for qualification of wear and corrosion protection surface materials for piston rods" developed as part of a Joint Industry Project...

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Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Awarded Coatings Contract for U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt

Cleveland, OH (October 27, 2009) - Sherwin-Williams has been awarded the contract to supply marine coatings as part of a three-year overhaul of the supercarrier U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71). The project began in August and will continue through late 2012 at Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding Newport News, where the vessel was constructed and launched in October, 1984. The 1,092-foot-long carrier...

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Miscellaneous Film

Antimicrobial Film protects membrane switches and overlays.

Germ-Gate(TM) utilizes silver nanoparticles to produce antimicrobial protective coating for membrane switches and graphic overlays, inhibiting spread of odor-causing bacteria and fungus. Silver-based, transparent liquid industrial application is suited for preventing spread of germs in medical industries, and is proven to kill 99.9% of microbes on surfaces coated with product.

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Coatings

Plascoat Offers Talisman Protection for the Dishwasher Market

Global market leader in thermoplastic powder coatings, Plascoat, is urging white goods manufacturers around the world to think ahead and consider polyolefin based coatings for dishwasher baskets and related products. 'Not only is a polyolefin-based polymer coating fit for purpose and much more cost-effective when compared with engineering plastics, these materials also offer a future in which...

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Drying Systems use thermal oxidation to stop contamination.
Metallizers

Drying Systems use thermal oxidation to stop contamination.

RDS Drying Systems offer thermal oxidation process designed to eliminate challenge of residue contamination stemming from photovoltaic metallization in order to minimize maintenance and provide cleaner process chamber. Process involves heating gas to temperature greater than 500°C, while arrangement of heater and granulate pack lend to space and energy consumption reduction. In order to...

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Miscellaneous Protectors

Protective Coating acts as stain guard for composite wood decking.

Designed to overcome decking materials' inherent inclination towards stain retention, API-221F one-component, water-based polymer/oligomer dispersion protects appearance and surface aesthetics of composite wood decking. It crosslinks at ambient temperature to form topical polymeric film with chemical anchors that penetrate into substrate. Resultant clear coating film resists staining from foods,...

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Masks and Masking

Hi-Temp Vinyl Masking Products Could Reveal Savings

Painting, Powder Coating and some E-Coating processes have Hi-Temp Vinyl options that could save money. StockCap offers an alternative to expensive rubber masking products that could produce a cost savings for finishers using painting, powder coating and e-coating finishing processes. The key to this alternative is the temperature required for the curing portion of the procedure. Finishing...

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Masking Product Protection for Multiple Finishing Processes
Adhesive Tapes

Masking Product Protection for Multiple Finishing Processes

Unlike Halloween masks, StockCap Finishing Masks are not scary In fact, StockCap makes the decision easy, not frightening, when choosing a finishing mask for finishing processes. Our material selection guide highlights material options for different processes. Just find your process and determine which conditions fit your need to locate the material best suited to your environment. StockCap...

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Additives

BASF to Showcase Its Expanded Portfolio of Colorants and Additives at SPE's Automotive TPO Conference

Company to highlight heat management pigments, light stabilizers, scratch and mar additive, and nucleator for TPO Presentation covering Update on Development for Scratch and Mar Additives" to be given during event FLORHAM PARK, NJ, October 1, 2009 -- BASF will showcase its expanded portfolio of colorants and additives for the automotive industry at the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE)...

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Miscellaneous Agents

Garlock Flange Free Gasket Coating Wins IMPOvation Award

Palmyra, N.Y., September 30, 2009 - The readers of Industrial Maintenance & Plant Operation (IMPO) magazine have selected Garlock Sealing Technologies' Flange Free(TM) anti-stick gasket coating for the publication's first annual Top 15 IMPOvation" product technology award. Featured in the September issue, winners of the award were chosen from a field of 100 nominees. Placing 10th in the voting,...

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