Coatings News & Articles

Magoxid-Coat® hard coat for magnesium protects from corrosion and wear
Sunday, February 3, 2013 - 14:36

WADSWORTH, OH— By virtually eliminating wear and corrosion from magnesium components, a patented coating dramatically increases the usefulness of this lightweight metal.

Hydrophil™-S solves water carry-over issues in heat exchangers
Saturday, January 26, 2013 - 18:36

ALBUQUERQUE, NM— Super hydrophilic coating solves issues relating to water carry-over in heat exchangers, air cooling equipment for power and energy, food and industrial processing, HVAC and more.

Ceramic Reinforced Technologies Patented BN/PTFE Available
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 16:30

Ceramic Reinforced Technologies (CRT) now has evaluation samples of Boron Nitride/PTFE dispersions in organic solvents (synthetic esters) available, as well as CERFLON® FluoroCeramic (blended Boron Nitride/PTFE) powders, at different ratios.

Zircotec has developed a 24 carat gold backed variant of its ZircoFlex®
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 17:04

OXFORD – Engineers who previously had to rely on multiple products to protect composites and heat-sensitive parts from different forms of heat damage can now specify a single coating or heatshield from Zircotec.

Everlube Products solid film lubricants comply with many military specifications
Friday, December 21, 2012 - 15:21

PEACH TREEY CITY– GA Bonded solid film lubricants are unique products which utilize the special properties of a variety of lubricating solid materials. These solid lubricants are generally present in a binder matrix.

Poor quality control and workmanship results in catastrophic loss in paint adhes
Friday, November 23, 2012 - 12:28

Southampton, UK – All too often we see problems of poor paint adhesion, defects in film formation, the costs of repair. Yet, typically, records indicate compliance with specifications. How is this possible?

ZircoFlex® heatshield solves harsh HVAC issue from flare stack
Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 13:21

OXFORD – The ability to retrofit a heat shield in a harsh and isolated environment without having to force a costly shutdown led to engineers specifying ZircoFlex flexible ceramic heat shield on a Caspian Sea oil platform.

CERFLON® FluoroCermaic Coatings combine PTFE with Boron Nitride
Sunday, November 4, 2012 - 17:20

Ketchum, ID – Boron Nitride is the only material known to fully wet certain fluoropolymers, in particular, PTFE, also known by the DuPont registered trademark Teflon®.

Lotus Leaf Coatings HydroPhil™ for Super Radiator Coils
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 17:52

Albuquerque, NM – Lotus Leaf Coatings, Inc. and Super Radiator Coils have entered into an agreement to introduce Lotus Leaf Coatings’ superhydrophilic (water loving) coating, HydroPhil™-­S, into the HVAC Market.

Zircotec Spray Process for Thermal Management
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 16:17

OXFORD – Abingdon-based automotive coatings company Zircotec has joined forces with the MG Car Club (MGCC) to ensure former MG factory workers can enjoy the 50th anniversary celebrations of the MGB.

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