Coatings News & Articles

Zircotec ceramic thermal barriers improve race engine and gearbox reliability
Monday, September 26, 2011 - 16:07

OXFORD – The use of a Zircotec ceramic coating in Team Dynojet’s British Touring Car Championship Toyota Avensis has enabled its engineers to solve under bonnet heat issues and improve performance and reliability to deliver a string of podiums.

Prismatic Powders by NIC Industries
Friday, September 23, 2011 - 18:00

Want to make your products stand out from the crowd? Coating service providers and original equipment manufacturers take notice. Prismatic Powders offers over 6500 colors and textures, a scalable approach to doing business, training, and more.

Liquid Black finish from Zircotec recreates Jaguar factory finish and also reduc
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - 17:32

OXFORD – A brand new coating that replicates the vitreous enamel finish of Jaguar manifolds has been created by Zircotec.

AnCatt protective coating free of heavy-metal
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 10:56

NEWARK, DE –A new heavy metal-free product has successfully withstood over 12,000 hours of salt fog test (ASTM B117) with no rusting or blistering, and it may soon replace chromate-based pigmented coatings.

Ceramics aim to solve durability and friction issues
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 21:08

OXFORD – Yacht designers have turned to ceramic technology to solve long standing durability issues with winches in the 'Everest of Sailing' competitions, the Volvo Ocean Race.

Solid Film Lubricants by Everlube® Products
Tuesday, July 26, 2011 - 16:47

PEACHTREE CITY—GA When geometries are imperfect, loads are dynamic, environments are dirty or corrosive, here’s how to get the most from your surface motion.

Brunel race car supported by Zircotec
Monday, July 18, 2011 - 16:42

Coatings specialist Zircotec lent its technical and commercial support to 10 teams at Formula Student 2011 held at Silverstone last weekend. The firm’s ceramic coatings were used by a number of the participants including

Coatings Capture More Horsepower, Are Sustainable and Green
Sunday, June 26, 2011 - 11:11

Friction is an enemy of the engine, robbing its horsepower while wearing costly components. More and more race teams are exploring coating technology. Here's why product designers and engineers for mainstream automotive manufacturers should, too.

New Coating by VerteTek is "Coat of Silence"
Thursday, June 23, 2011 - 18:17

MOKENA, IL—VerteTek's new, patent-pending Coat of Silence is the most effective sound reduction coating available today. The scientifically proven, easy to apply, earth-friendly formula not only deflects sound but keeps it contained.

Detroit Motor Capital of the World Fast in New Energy
Sunday, June 19, 2011 - 17:38

DETROIT, MI—The motor capital of the world is finding its way fast in new energy. Just ask one of "Michigan's 50 Companies to Watch". In partnership with an undisclosed source,

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