What was once considered a humble coat of paint has become a rapidly expanding global coatings market, with highly specialized applications that serve to reduce corrosion costs in nearly every ...
  The use of epoxy coating systems continues to expand in popularity, with epoxies valued for strong adhesive properties, chemical and heat resistance, and toughness. But coatings applicators need to ...
A refinery was experiencing bottom plate underside (soil-side) corrosion of its aboveground storage tanks (ASTs) at an extraordinarily high rate of 1 to 2 mm/y. This resulted in the failure of four ...
"Never paint a dirty surface” is something of a mantra in industrial painting circles. Without proper surface preparation, a coating will not adhere properly to the substrate and the system will ...
Corrosion under insulation (CUI) is a severe form of localized external corrosion that attacks the surface of very hot or very cold insulated steel equipment. Corrosion occurs when the insulation ...