Recent News

New Tools, Resources, Training Modules at U.S. Corrosion Defense Portal

4/19/2019 6:00 AM

Researchers Explore Cement Solidification in Space

4/18/2019 6:00 AM

This sample image from scanning electron microscopy (SEM) shows false-colored calcium hydroxide [Ca(OH)2] crystals atop hydrated tricalcium-silicate, which is the main compound of ordinary Portland cement. Image courtesy of Penn State University.

Metal Coating Services Provider Adds Powder Coating, Electroplating Firm

4/17/2019 6:00 AM

Professors Earn Grant to Study Anti-Corrosion Treatments

4/16/2019 6:00 AM

University of Pittsburgh professors Emily Elliott, PhD (left) and Sarah Haig, PhD, (right) have received an NSF grant to study the effects of anti-corrosion treatments on Pittsburgh’s lead pipes. Photo courtesy of University of Pittsburgh/Maggie Pavlick.

Ultra-Lightweight Ceramic Withstands Extreme Temperatures

4/15/2019 6:00 AM

Breath mint-sized samples of the ceramic aerogels. The material is 99% air by volume, making it very lightweight. Photo by Oszie Tarula, UCLA.

Historic St. Paul Manufacturer Releases Corrosion Resistance Database

4/12/2019 6:00 AM

International Water Treatment Providers Combine Operations

4/11/2019 6:00 AM

U.S. Custom Chemical Manufacturer Expands Supply Chain Staff

4/10/2019 6:00 AM

Melanie West and Kim Curtis. Photos courtesy of MFG Chemical.

PWSA Adds Anti-Corrosion Agent to City’s Drinking Water

4/9/2019 6:00 AM

Orthophosphate is an anti-corrosion additive that creates a protective barrier in lead pipes. Image courtesy of the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority.

Podcast: NACE's Chalker, SSPC's Worms on Synergistic Opportunities

4/8/2019 2:00 PM

NACE International CEO Bob Chalker and SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings Executive Director Bill Worms were recently interviewed regarding what lies ahead for these two organizations.

Protective Coatings Manufacturer Acquires St. Louis-Based Company

4/8/2019 6:00 AM

Photo courtesy of Tnemec Company, Inc.

Cathodic Protection Company Makes Leadership Promotions

4/5/2019 6:00 AM

Todd C. Halligan and Christopher R. McKinley. Photos courtesy of SCPC.

NDT Solutions Provider Hires Americas Director of Sales

4/4/2019 6:00 AM

Missouri Provides More Funds for Bridge Repair Technology

4/3/2019 6:00 AM

A computer-generated illustration of an unmanned aerial vehicle with a top-mounted camera inspecting the underside structure of a bridge.

R&D Nonprofit to Open Standard Corrosion Testing Facility

4/2/2019 6:00 AM