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Redesigned Web Site Offers Corrosion Inhibitors for Concrete Structures

7/21/2017 6:00 AM

The redesigned web site offers a fresh look at extending the service life of concrete structures with novel corrosion inhibitors. Photo courtesy of Cortec.

Coatings Group Launches New Web Site for Architectural Metal Coatings

7/20/2017 6:00 AM

Study: New Method Better Predicts Metals’ Reactions with Water

7/19/2017 6:00 AM

Researchers say depicting the stable phases of metals in water can enable them to better characterize corrosion on structures such as a bridge. Photo by Lynn Ketchum, OSU.

Novel Corrosion Inhibitor Chemical Earns Regulatory Approval in Europe

7/18/2017 6:00 AM

Pipeline Inspection Group Introduces New Service for Dent Detection

7/17/2017 6:00 AM

This sample scan from the ultrasonic geometry service shows the tool’s ability to inspect a pipeline’s wall thickness, standoff, profile, and cross-section. Image courtesy of NDT Global.

Researchers Eye New Concrete Mix to Better Withstand Road Salt

7/14/2017 6:00 AM

In an advanced and sustainable infrastructure materials laboratory at Drexel, researchers tested concrete made from recycled materials like fly ash, slag, and silica fume. Photo courtesy of Drexel University.

Two Acquisitions Announced within European Performance Coatings

7/13/2017 6:00 AM

Based in Limoges, France, Disatech supplies innovative adhesive films used in the aerospace, transportation, and industrial equipment sectors. Photo courtesy of AkzoNobel.

U.S. Navy Honors Projects Designed to Prevent Aircraft Corrosion

7/12/2017 6:00 AM

FRCSE lead chemist Ruben Prado, left, and engineer technician Rodney Williamson inspect a piece of aircraft aluminum that will go through the team’s new advanced anodize line to receive a corrosion-resistant coating. Photo by Clifford Davis, U.S. Navy.

U.K. Researchers Target Reduced Corrosion in Offshore Oil Recovery

7/11/2017 6:00 AM

U.K. researchers are targeting safer and less corrosive processes for offshore oil recovery operations. Photo courtesy of Newcastle University.

New Nanosheets Show Promise for Lithium-Ion Battery Anodes

7/10/2017 6:00 AM

IBN’s nanosheets, shown here, are said to be 50,000 times thinner than a sheet of paper. Image courtesy of A*STAR.

Executive Vice President Named for Oil, Gas Engineering Division

7/7/2017 6:00 AM

Specialty Tubing Supplier Earns Accreditation for Materials Testing

7/6/2017 6:00 AM

Call for Abstracts Opens for Research Symposia at CORROSION 2018

7/5/2017 6:00 AM

New Surface Coating Designed to Prevent Pipeline Clogging

7/3/2017 6:00 AM

Image courtesy of MIT researchers.

Berkeley Lab Secures Funding for Gas Infrastructure Management Projects

6/30/2017 6:00 AM

Berkeley Lab researchers Jonny Rutqvist, left, and Yingqi Zhang will lead the two gas infrastructure projects. Photo courtesy of Berkeley Lab.