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Vitrabond/3D is a Coil Coated Finish to offer Exceptional Quality and Durability with its Highly Durable Polymer (HDP) CoatingDec 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
SAN FRANCISCOÂ – Hybrid Coating Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:HCTI) is pleased to announce that it is planning to do a pilot application of its Green Polyurethane™ floor coating at a municipal facility in California next month. Upon successful completion of the pilot, as per discussions with the municipality, Hybrid's Green Polyurethane™ would be selected as the official coating product... Read More
All-New Street-Legal Abarth Finds Its Racing Spirit with Help from Sabic's Lexan Resin and Exatec CoatingDec 04, 2014
SABIC's polycarbonate (PC) glazing solutions were highlighted today during Abarth's official launch of the production model of its Abarth 695 Biposto. The vehicle's front fixed windows, which include built-in sliding panels, are made from SABIC's LEXAN™ resin, a PC material, and EXATEC™ coating technology. The fixed front windows with sliding panels are features straight from... Read More
Adhering to cast and machined metal surfaces, Dampney ThurmaloxÂ® 282 will not discolor, chip, crack, or peel at temperatures up to 1,200Â°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
Linetec and Valspar Provide Consistent, Durable Finish for Aspen Art Museum's White Exterior Composed of Multiple Architectural Metal ProductsNov 18, 2014
Minneapolis — At nearly 8,000 feet above sea level, Aspen, Colorado, is known for its mountain ski slopes that rise seemingly from the heart of the town's central business district. Echoing these snowy and forested surroundings, design architect and 2014 Pritzker Prize for Architecture winner, Shigeru Ban and his New York practice, Shigeru Ban Architects + Dean Maltz Architect (SBA)... Read More
Providing fully automated basket or barrel processing, Zinc Phosphate and Bonderlube line achieves tight industry standards for CR, HR, and AL substrates. Line features 6,000 lb rated hoists and processing tank parameters of 68 x 60 x 56 in. Additionally, line has capabilities of acid station if needed, along with option for part to be dried or dipped in rust preventative oil, depending on... Read More
Demilec Introduces Spray Foam and Elastomeric Coating Products Specifically to Meet Oil and Gas Industry NeedsNov 14, 2014
Demilec launches Geolok and MaxGuard SLAM 250 product lines to combat common issues seen during pipeline construction and containment, making the processes easier, safer and more durable ARLINGTON, TexasÂ – Demilec, one of North America's largest manufacturers of spray foam insulation and polyurea products, has introduced two new products - Geolok and MaxGuard SLAM 250 - to make oil and... Read More
Providing thin and uniform adherence to surfaces, Helling 3D Scan Spray eliminates pooling and clumping that negatively impact scan data accuracy. Spray also washes off with water. With average particle size of only 2.8 microns, spray produces exact-copy object scans with near-zero reflectivity interference. Read More
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MINNEAPOLISÂ — Mazda Motor Corporation has approved DeBeer Refinish WaterBase 900(+) Series by Valspar Automotive for use in North America and Japan. This approval applies to all Mazda Motor Corporation vehicles in these regions giving Mazda collision repair shops a new level of access to DeBeer Refinish WaterBase 900(+) Series for repairs. "Valspar Automotive continues to focus on automotive... Read More
Michelman Launching Variety of Solutions for Engineered Wood Panel Manufacturers at 2014 EWTA Info Fair Supplier ExhibitionNov 10, 2014
CINCINNATI, OH – Visitors to Michelman’s booth at the 2014 EWTA Info Fair Supplier Exhibition will be introduced to a trio of new MichemÂ® Wood Release solutions for manufacturers of pMDI as well as conventional resin-based engineered wood panels.Â Michelman will be exhibiting in Booth 14 at the EWTA Exhibition being held in San Antonio, Texas from November 8-11, 2014. New Michem Wood... Read More
Innovative products and solutions are essential if society wants to decouple economic growth from resource consumption. Thanks to systematic tools and processes, Henkel is consistently developing innovative products and solutions that offer customers and consumers more value and better performance with a smaller environmental footprint. Henkel does not focus on developing a few "sustainable... Read More
KYZEN Experts Presenting Latest Processes at the High-Reliability Cleaning and Conformal Coating ConferenceNov 03, 2014
NASHVILLE, TN –Â KYZEN announced its participation in the High-Reliability Cleaning and Conformal Coating Conference, Nov. 18-20, 2014 at the Chicago Marriott Schaumburg in Illinois. Organized by IPC and SMTA, the High-Reliability Cleaning and Conformal Coating Conference will cover technological developments in all areas of cleaning and coating applied to electronics assemblies. KYZEN’s... Read More
AsÂ high-build, solvent-free system intended for use where odors/VOCs are unacceptable, light grey 46062 StatguardÂ provides self-leveling/penetrating epoxy primer for concrete floors. Medium viscosity/100% solids product offers coverage of ~200 ftÂ²/gal. As 2-component, catalyzed, water-based epoxy suited for use asÂ primer or topcoat for concrete, metal, and wood, light grey 46063... Read More
Designed to be applied by flexographic presses and other roller coating applicators used in both web and sheet-fed production equipment, AqualeneÂ®1190 achieves heat sealing or heat activation at 210–230Â°F. Water-based coating contains no VOCs or ozone depleting ingredients and can be cleaned up without caustic or hazardous cleaning products. It is suited for bonding treated and... Read More
Metal Construction Association’s 2014 Chairman’s Award recognizes the renovation and expansion project as an inspiring, colorful transformation MinneapolisÂ - The Metal Construction Association (MCA) 2014 Chairman’s Award honored The Valspar Corporation for its contribution to Chaffin Junior High School’s colorful renovation and addition in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Recognized in the... Read More
NEW ORLEANSÂ – Sustainability is now standard in many building and construction projects, and building professionals are continually on the lookout for high-performance materials for sustainable building environments. With its high-performance polycarbonates, polyurethanes, coatings, adhesives and sealants raw materials as well as its technology expertise, Bayer helps building professionals... Read More
Nordson ASYMTEK's High-precision Dispensing, Jetting, and Conformal Coating Demonstrations Drove Success at NEPCON South China 2014Oct 23, 2014
Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), a leader in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, demonstrated its innovative equipment, technologies, and process controls at NEPCON South China, August 26-28, 2014 in Shenzhen, China. Visitors learned how to increase quality, reliability, and throughput when dispensing fluids or applying conformal coating for complex applications. New... Read More
How Low can you go?Â Â Sometimes in the course of repair work, real life scariness comes into play.Â Â 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.Â We repair a... Read More
Metal Construction Association Recognizes Valspar's Color-changing Kameleon Coatings on Award-winning Exploration Tower at Port CanaveralOct 21, 2014
MCA honors the iridescent, metal-clad Institutional Project with the 2014 Chairman's Award MinneapolisÂ – 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
Chinese Manufacturer Qualifies High-PerformanceÂ Polymers for Next-Generation Aircraft SEATTLE, Wash. – Five of Solvay Specialty Polymers' KetaSpireÂ® polyetheretherketone (PEEK) grades have earned qualification at the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC), a leading Chinese aircraft manufacturer, for use on its next-generation aircraft. These five materials are the first... Read More