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Furious Yellow: Paint Proves a Scream

Furious Yellow: Paint Proves a Scream

Friday March 27, 2015

Among the tens of thousands of paint colors out there, a few would undoubtedly make anyone scream. For artist Kim Beom, it's yellow.


Brittle Bolts Prompt $1.5M Repair

Brittle Bolts Prompt $1.5M Repair

Friday March 27, 2015

Hydrogen embrittlement of arm-sized bolts on a six-month-old London skyscraper has prompted a bolt-by-bolt review that has cost more than $1 million, according to the contractor performing the work.


Squid Light the Way to Camo Coatings

Squid Light the Way to Camo Coatings

Friday March 27, 2015

Tomorrow's U.S. soldiers may be able to avoid detection, even from infrared cameras, thanks to the unlikeliest of bio-inspirations: squid skin.


$2.5M EPA Reporting Fine Vacated

$2.5M EPA Reporting Fine Vacated

Friday March 27, 2015

The world's top producer of chromium chemicals for coatings, preservatives and plating had no obligation to provide federal environmental officials with a 2002 industry report on the cancer risk of hexavalent chromium, a federal appellate panel has concluded.


Robot Inspector Gets the Big Jobs Done

Robot Inspector Gets the Big Jobs Done

Thursday March 26, 2015

Bridge inspectors tasked with scrutinizing vast expanses of concrete for critical signs of corrosion could soon have the help of a high-tech assistant.


Profit Preps Hempel for Happy 100th

Profit Preps Hempel for Happy 100th

Thursday March 26, 2015

Coming down the home stretch of its ambitious five-year growth strategy, the Denmark-based Hempel Group is entering its 100th year with record profits and earnings, as well as tailwinds for its next phase.


1-Step Slab System Speeds Projects

1-Step Slab System Speeds Projects

Thursday March 26, 2015

A new epoxy resin system can help fast-track projects by combining concrete curing, slab protection and vapor reduction in one coating, the manufacturer says.


Policy Challenged after Worker Trapped

Policy Challenged after Worker Trapped

Wednesday March 25, 2015

Trapped for more than an hour inside a dark submarine tank at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, abrasive blaster DeShaun Fuller thought he was going to die.


Feds Suspend Construction Trainer

Feds Suspend Construction Trainer

Wednesday March 25, 2015

The former director of a university program that trained students for highway construction careers has been suspended from future federal transportation contracts amid allegations that he lied to U.S. investigators.


Suit: Work Went on Amid Drowning

Suit: Work Went on Amid Drowning

Tuesday March 24, 2015

"Nobody went in to the water to assist" two bridge construction workers who were tethered to a lift that ended up in the Brazos River, a new motion in a suit over the accident alleges.


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BASF
New resins from BASF will have metals loving water:

Excellent corrosion resistance, low VOC, high gloss, thin films basf.us/industrialcoatings
polyorders@basf.com
800-231-7868


NLB Corporation
Water jet surface prep, high or low

See how quickly HydroPrep® tools do surface prep, with no containment needed. Choose automated Crawler for overhead, Vortex™ for floors, or handheld VertaJet™.


Sherwin-Williams
Heat-FLex® Hi-Temp 1200

Improved Corrosion
Resistance
Enhanced Durability
Faster Shop Throughput


Minerals Research & Recovery

HIGH PERFORMANCE ABRASIVES


“Made in the USA!”

Why recycle waste from other countries? Go FASTER, CLEANER, at 1/3 THE COST with MR&R “All-American” Sharpshot®HP!!

WATCH THE VIDEO


Modern Safety Techniques
Modern Safety Techniques

See our Low Temperature Catalyst for your CO removal needs. Help to provide your workers with safe, comfortable breathing air!


HoldTight Solutions Inc.
NO FLASH RUST -
NO CONTAMINANTS

Our HoldTight®102 salt remover & flash rush inhibitor prevents flash rust by removing surface contaminants.
Contact us for your nearest distributor. (800) 319.8802 sales@holdtight.com


Hempel (USA) Inc.
HEMPEL PROTECTIVE COATINGS

Efficient systems and high quality products to reduce your maintenance costs. Visit Hempel Protective for more information.


Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America
Performance Amine 1,3-BAC

A highly reactive cycloaliphatic diamine offering superior performance. Reasonable cost and curing efficacy makes it suitable for all types of epoxy resin applications.


WINOA Group
W Abrasives : Shot Peening Solutions

W Abrasives has developed an exclusive range of products to boost your peening and blasting performances.

 
 
 
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