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January 19, 2017
One of the least addressed causes of corrosion is human error. Here we'll take a look at how human error contributes to corrosion failure and what can be done to mitigate its effects.
January 16, 2017
Proper pre-planning and deciding what data to collect are essential to the efficacy and cost effectiveness of both baseline surveys and ongoing inspections for coatings asset management programs.
January 10, 2017
A new fast-cure, polymeric epoxy-based emergency repair composite provides excellent adhesion without intensive surface preparation, grit blasting, or removal of moisture, oil, or salt contaminants, and can be applied even under water.
January 06, 2017
The careful selection of coatings and substrate materials based on the service exposure of electrical equipment and controls can improve the reliability and cost effectiveness of the entire system. Learn how to prevent corrosion in electrical systems.
December 30, 2016
Pumps, valves, impellers, and fittings are highly susceptible to several types of corrosion, including erosion, galvanic, pitting and cavitation corrosion.
December 19, 2016
Due to its durability and corrosion protection, metallization (thermal spraying) is an excellent protection method for structures with a long lifespan that are in contact with a water environment, such as bridges and dams.
December 12, 2016
Corrosion of the internal and external surfaces of pipelines is a leading cause of buried pipeline failure, which in turn leads to huge financial losses and poses a threat to human lives. Find out how to protect buried pipes from corrosion.
December 06, 2016
Sanitation corrosion is a worldwide problem that permeates through a system of moving waste to processing stations, often ending with water reclamation. As these systems become outdated, we need cost-effective, long-term repair and protection solutions.
December 05, 2016
Corrosion electrochemistry is a crucial aspect of truly understanding and preventing corrosion. Learn more about it here.
December 01, 2016
Preventing temporary corrosion is an essential strategy for winning the battle against material loss due to deterioration of metals during manufacturing stages, transportation and transit storage.