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Researchers Coat Smallest Pixels with Polymer

Researchers Coat Smallest Pixels with Polymer

Wednesday May 22, 2019

A team of scientists at the University of Cambridge have developed the smallest pixels ever created. With the help of a thin coating, the researchers say the development could be used for new types of displays to cover the exterior of buildings.


Schedule Alert: No Newsletter Monday

Schedule Alert: No Newsletter Monday

Wednesday May 22, 2019

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday in the United States, PaintSquare Daily News will not publish a newsletter on Monday, May 27.


Golden Gate Suicide Barrier Taking Shape

Golden Gate Suicide Barrier Taking Shape

Wednesday May 22, 2019

Recently, Golden Gate Bridge district officials displayed a 300-foot mock-up of what will be the bridge’s new “Suicide Barrier.” The mock-up was assembled in a Richmond, California-based construction yard where workers are currently learning how to fasten struts and tension cables before building the actual net 250 feet above the ocean’s current.


OSHA Releases Final Rule for Various Standards

OSHA Releases Final Rule for Various Standards

Wednesday May 22, 2019

Last week, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued a final rule, ultimately revising 14 provisions within recordkeeping, general industry, maritime and construction standards that might otherwise be confusing, outdated or unnecessary.


Dams to be Removed in CA, OR

Dams to be Removed in CA, OR

Wednesday May 22, 2019

Late last month, Kiewit Infrastructure West won the design-build contract for the removal of four dams, located in California and Oregon, along the Klamath River. Department of the Interior officials spoke out Monday (May 20) about having a neutral stance on the dam removal, however.


Phase Two of Betsy Ross Bridge Painting Awarded

Phase Two of Betsy Ross Bridge Painting Awarded

Wednesday May 22, 2019

The Delaware River Port Authority has awarded a contract in the amount of $22,500,218.50 to Allied Painting Inc. of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, to perform coating and steel repairs of the Betsy Ross Bridge Thru-Truss Spans in Pennsauken Township, New Jersey.


Biocide-Free Antifouling Used on Cruise Ship

Biocide-Free Antifouling Used on Cruise Ship

Tuesday May 21, 2019

Nippon Paint Marine recently announced the successful application of Aquaterras, a biocide free, self-polishing antifoulant, to AIDA Cruises’ 38,531gt cruise vessel, AIDAcara. The decision to use the coating follows successful testing using test patches on Carnival cruise ships.


Covestro CEO MacCleary to Retire

Covestro CEO MacCleary to Retire

Tuesday May 21, 2019

Global provider of high-tech materials company Covestro LLC recently announced the retirement of chief executive officer and chairman of the board, Jerry MacCleary, effective December 31.


Hawaii DOT Testing Sustainable Concrete

Hawaii DOT Testing Sustainable Concrete

Tuesday May 21, 2019

In a move to facilitate the development of sustainable transportation technologies, the Hawaii Department of Transportation is testing a concrete mix injected with waste carbon dioxide.


Trump Lifts Some Steel, Aluminum Tariffs

Trump Lifts Some Steel, Aluminum Tariffs

Tuesday May 21, 2019

President Donald J. Trump recently announced that the United States will be lifting its steel and aluminum tariffs imposed on Canada and Mexico in exchange of a new monitoring and enforcement system that will prevent import surges into the U.S.


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