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Bidding Open on 2MG Oregon Water Tank

Contractors have until Jan. 28 to bid on interior and exterior cleaning and coating work on a 2-million-gallon welded steel, ground-level water storage reservoir in Veneta, OR.


Free Webinar Shores Up Offshore

The harsh environment of the offshore gas and oil industry has led to new technologies and methods to overcome maintenance challenges.


Waterjetting Splashes into Free Webinar

Waterjetting fills a wide variety of removal and cleaning needs in coatings work, but how does it affect later coatings and what standards guide the process?


Waterjet Boosts Safety with Distance

NLB Corp. has introduced a semi-automated waterjet system that lets the operator safely work multiple accessories from a climate-controlled cab.


WaterJet Lances Ramp Up Safety

New waterjet lances from NLB Corp. boast more safety features for operator protection, the manufacturer reports.


Knowing When It’s Clean Enough to Coat

Using project specs and standards to achieve surface cleanliness before coating application is the focus of the newest installment in the PaintSquare Video Learning Center series.


NLB Announces New WaterJet Series

With several conversion options and accessories, a new convertible waterjet unit from NLB Corp. offers flexibility.


Free Webinar Tackles Blasting Safety

Protecting abrasive blasters in their dangerous work will be the focus of a free upcoming webinar by SSPC and JPCL.


Waterjetting on Tap in Free Webinar

New updates for standards and technical guidance on using waterjetting for surface preparation will be the topic of a free upcoming webinar by SSPC and JPCL.


Jetstream Unveils Compact Waterblaster

High-pressure waterblasting equipment maker Jetstream has introduced the IX100 Series compact system for industrial cleaning contractors.


Cleaning System Offers Compact Solution

Industrial cleaning contractors have a new compact option for waterblasting from Jetstream.


Scholarship, Service Take SSPC Awards

SAN ANTONIO—A scholarly yet sassy examination of the "nether world" of Corrosion Under Insulation took the 2013 Outstanding Publication Award on the opening day of SSPC 2013.


New Hose Color Coding to Start in New Year

The new color-coding scheme for pressure hoses adopted by the WaterJet Technology Association-Industrial & Municipal Cleaning Association (WJTA-IMCA) will take effect Jan. 1, 2013.


Blast May Have Caused Tank Death; 2nd Fatality Strikes Movie Set

Some sort of explosive pressure, rather than a floor collapse, may have caused the death of a tank cleaner last week in California, investigators now say.


New Waterjet Pump Made for Snug Spaces

Waterjet manufacturer Jet Edge Inc. has introduced a portable waterjet pump made to maneuver in ballast tanks, ship engine rooms, passageways and other tight spaces.


SSPC, NACE Replace Waterjet Standard

Four new waterjetting standards will replace SSPC-SP 12/NACE No. 5, the joint standard, “Surface Preparation and Cleaning of Metals by Waterjetting Prior to Recoating,” according to SSPC: Th...


Waterjetting Equipment Featured at WJTA Show

The WJTA-IMCA Expo, scheduled for September 10-12 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, will feature exhibits of high pressure waterjetting tools and equipment, as well as pre...


Free Webinar Tackles New Waterjetting Standards

Detailed new waterjetting standards, coming soon from SSPC and NACE, will be the topic of a free webinar July 9 sponsored by JPCL and SSPC.


Navy Aims to Retire Surface Prep Grind

U.S. Navy sailors have been scraping paint off ships for a couple hundred years. Enough, the Navy now says.


Bids Sought for WA Iron Bridge Painting

The City of Spokane, WA, will accept bids April 2 for coating work as part of the rehabilitation of the city’s historic Iron Bridge over the Spokane River.


New Kit Amps Up Water Jet Units to UHP

NLB Corp. has expanded the operating range of its 125 Series convertible water jet pump units to include ultra-high pressures.


Waterjetting Opens Free eBook Series

JPCL: The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings has launched a new, free eBook series with Ultra-High-Pressure Waterjetting.


Jet Edge, Hempel Increase Sales Teams

Waterjet manufacturer Jet Edge and coatings maker Hempel USA have both added key figures to their sales teams.


FS Solutions Launches Expansion Plan

New diagnostic software, expanded inspection services and greater inventory are among the changes FS Solutions envisions as the Federal Signal Corp. subsidiary embarks on a new business expa...


JPCL Coatings eBook Series Coming Soon

Surface preparation, inspection, environmental controls and more will be among the topics of a new series of eBooks to be published by JPCL: Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings planned ...


DOD Funds Free SSPC Training

Free SSPC training in specifying, inspection, coatings removal, abrasive blasting and other topics is now available to military personnel under a new contract with the Department of Defense ...


Barton Names Regional Sales Manager

Barton International, the leading supplier of garnet abrasives for waterjet cutting and blast media, has announced the appointment of Ray Lindberg as Regional Sales Manager for the Western G...


Jotun Protective Primer Lightens Prep

Jotun has introduced an anti-corrosive primer designed to protect aged steel and other surfaces without optimal preparations.


WaterJet/Cleaning Group Names Officers

The WaterJet Technology Association-Industrial & Municipal Cleaning Association has chosen new leadership for its next two years, naming a new board chairman, president and other officers.


Hughes Customizes Tanker UHP System

Hughes Pumps has designed and manufactured a custom pumping system for MOL Tankship Management (Europe) Ltd., for repair and maintenance of the company’s methanol tankers while at sea.


Crawler Takes Waterjetting ‘Anywhere’

Jetstream Europe’s new “go anywhere” Magnetic Crawler M250 opens up new dimensions in cleaning and preparing steel surfaces by means of high-pressure water technology.


NLB Expands Typhoon Nozzle Series

NLB Corp., supplier of high-pressure water jet technology, has introduced two new Typhoon 10 series self-rotating cleaning nozzles for tubes with diameters of at least 0.75 inches.


Century-Old Barton Takes New Name

After more than five generations, Barton Mines Company LLC is shedding its 19th-century identity to become Barton International.


Water Jet Combines UHP, High Horsepower

NLB Corp.’s 605 Series of water jet pump units now features ultra-high pressure and high horsepower in a rugged unit that can be converted to a variety of operating pressures, the manufactur...


NLB Water Jet Crawler Now Wireless

NLB Corp. has introduced wireless controls for its automated water jet Crawler, designed to achieve high-productivity surface preparation on towers and other large structures, the company sa...


Water Jet Pump Designed for Mobile Cold Cutting

Water jet manufacturer Jet Edge Inc. has introduced the 80hp, 60,000 psi, iP60-80DS diesel-powered water jet intensifier pump.


Waterjet Technology Takes Aim at IEDs

A device that shoots a blade of water capable of penetrating steel is headed to U.S. troops in Afghanistan to help them disable deadly Improvised Explosive Devices, or IEDs—the No. 1 killer ...


Waterjet Safety Gear Enters N. American Market

TST Sweden, the leading supplier of waterjet protective clothing in Europe, will begin to distribute its line of safety garments and hose protection in North America and Southeast Asia begin...


Bids Sought for FL Plant Coating Work

The Seacoast (FL) Utility Authority will accept bids Jan. 12, 2011, for concrete coating and metal painting work on the Palm Beach Gardens Wastewater Treatment Plant.


Susquehanna Bridge Coating Project Up for Bid

The Maryland Transportation Authority will accept sealed bids Dec. 22 for coatings work on the Thomas J. Hatem Memorial Bridge over the Susquehanna River.


Inaugural Waterjet Expo Set for August

The 2010 WJTA-IMCA Expo, the inaugural meeting of the Waterjet Technology Association and the Industrial & Municipal Cleaning Association, is scheduled for Aug. 17-19 at the George R. Brown ...


Jenny Products Rolls Out Pressure Washers

Steam Jenny, a product division of Jenny Products, Inc., has introduced four new models of belt-drive, cold pressure washers designed for heavy commercial use.


Jet Edge Names New Zealand Distributor

Jet Edge Inc., a manufacturer of ultra-high-pressure waterjets for precision cutting, coating removal, and surface preparation, has appointed MatCamNZ as waterjet-systems distributor for New...


NLB Offers UHP Waterjet Upgrade

NLB Corp. (Wixom, MI) has extended the operating range of its convertible NLB 325 Series waterjet pump units to 40,000 psi.


Spir Star Will Distribute SAMI Valves

Spir Star (Houston, TX) has announced that is now the exclusive distributor for SAMI Instruments' (Padova, Italy) high-pressure valves for operations such as water jetting.


Spir Star Releases New Hose

Spir Star, located in Houston, TX, has released its new 25/6 UltraFlow® hose for high-flow water jetting.


Warwick Mills Announces New Suit for Water Jetting

Warwick Mills (New Ipswich, NH) announced its release of the next generation TurtleSkin® Metal Flex Armor (MFA) WaterArmor PPE suit for protecting workers during ultra-high-pressure water je...


Two New Water Jet Pumps from Jet Edge

Jet Edge, Inc. (St. Michael, MN) recently introduced two new water jet pumps.


WJTA Plans Conference and Expo

The WaterJet Technology Association (WJTA) will hold the 2009 WJTA Conference and Expo on August 18-20 at the Marriott Westchase Hotel in Houston, TX.


Two Flash Rust Workshops Scheduled

Twice this summer Dr. Lydia Frenzel will discuss how to inspect flash rust at a workshop titled, “How to Inspect Flash Rust—Practical Solutions for Practical Problems.”


 
 
   

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Termarust (HR CSA) Chemically Stops
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Truss bridge treated in 2000 with Termarust's (HR CSA) field-proven rust mitigation system chemically stopped corrosion, crevice corrosion & pack rust.


SAFE Systems, Inc.
Portable Dust Collectors for Tough Environments

Trailer and skid-mounted models in numerous sizes, powered by electric and/or diesel. Sloped roofs, multiple dust inlets, high static, dampered fans. Lockable power & drive compartments.


HoldTight Solutions Inc.
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Our HoldTight®102 salt remover & flash rush inhibitor prevents flash rust by removing surface contaminants.
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LS Industries
LS Blasters: Optimum Steel Cleaning Efficiency

Simplify surface prep with the precise shot control of LS Blasters. Our blast technology delivers optimum coverage and finish. 800-533-8008


International Paint LLC

International Paint Engineered Coatings

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


    Clemco Industries Corp.
    Powerful Protection in a Small Package

    Mounts inside blast helmet, alerts operator to dangerous breathing-air condition by audible, visual, and vibratory alarms. Easily calibrated, battery operated.


    LPI Incorporated
    LPI, Inc.

    Manufactures air-powered man lifts for use in prep, paint and blast booths. Standard and custom designs.
    Phone 800-657-6956 or www.lpi-inc.com

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