PaintSquare.com


The First Word in Protective & Marine Coatings

A Product of Technology Publishing / PaintSquare
JPCL | PaintSquare News | Durability + Design | Paint BidTracker

Bridge Coating Systems: Selecting and Sourcing

Paint and Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


1-Part Steel Coating Does Dual Duty

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

More items for Coating Materials

Comment | More

Vibol Coatings of Belgium has introduced a water-based, one-component, zinc-rich protective coating for the protection of blasted steel.

The coating, called Aquazinc, has two applications:

• In diluted form, it provides temporary, weldable corrosion protection of grit-blasted steel during storage or transportation; or

• Undiluted, it can be used as a zinc-rich primer on grit-blasted steel under any type of conventional coating system.

Although primarily used thus far on automatic blast and spray lines, the coating can also be applied manually, the manufacturer reports.

Vibol Coatings' Aquazinc

The coating is available throughout Europe, Asia and Australia, and the company is currently seeking partners and distributors for the North American market. Contact Patrick Mostrey to learn more.

Features and Characteristics

Vibol says the coating’s introduction follows years of research and development to overcome packaging issues, gas formation, coating instability and other problems.

As a single-component, water-based, 63% solids product, Aquazinc does not have the cost, lengthy drying time, solvent emissions or application cracking potential of inorganic zinc silicates, according to the manufacturer. No mixing is required; cleanup is with water or Aquazinc thinner.
 
More information: www.vibol.be. (English-speaking users should choose EN in the language options.)

   

Tagged categories: Abrasive blasting; Corrosion; Primers; Protective coatings; Single component coatings; Steel; Waterborne coatings

Comment from Probir Kumar Mukherjee, (3/6/2012, 4:17 AM)

Galvanising of iron plates are still in vouge in India, Is it possible to offer a WATER-BASED COATINGS TO REPLACE GALVANISING? If so, please provide information


Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

Wasser High-Tech Coatings Inc.
Wasser Coatings Protect

some of the most important bridges in the country; learn about our NEPCOAT-approved system and our entire range of MCU & Polyurea coatings. 1-800-627-2968 www.wassercoatings.com


Polyval Coatings
POLYFLEX brand Polyurea

high chemical resistant membranes are used extensively to protect our environment in secondary containment applications.


International Paint LLC

International Paint Engineered Coatings

Learn about our solutions for:
  • Structural Steel
  • Piping & Equipment
  • Storage Tanks
  • Pressure Vessels
  • Secondary Containment


    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


    N.T. Ruddock Co.

    Our Abrasives Hold Up Under Pressure

    N. T. Ruddock focuses on abrasive selection, equipment evaluation, equipment maintenance & reduction of abrasive consumption. Other services include Screen Analysis & Background Radiation Testing.


    Atlantic Design, Inc.
    OUR INDUSTRY IS CHANGING!

    We should know. We’re the ones leading the way. Cleverly simple. Clearly ADI. 866.Call.ADI


    Thermion Inc
    Buy Back Program

    We are offering $5,000
    credit for your old Model
    This drive system is
    being discontinued by
    the manufacturer.
    More information at
    thermioninc.com
    877.884.3428

  •  
     
     
    Technology Publishing

    The Technology Publishing Network

    The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
    Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

     
    EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
    REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
    MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
     

    © Copyright 2000-2014, Technology Publishing / PaintSquare, All rights reserved
    2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail webmaster@paintsquare.com