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Upgrade Project Boosts Coating Protection for Australian Bridges

11/16/2018 6:00 AM

Advance Registration Open for Pipeline Coatings Technology Conference

11/15/2018 6:00 AM

Photo courtesy of NACE International

Graphene Boosts Protective Qualities of Gilded Structures

11/14/2018 6:00 AM

Left, an artist’s rendering of graphene gilding on a historic artifact. Right, a microscopic image of a graphene crystal on the palladium leaf. Image courtesy of University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

Researchers Develop World’s Most Wear-Resistant Metal Alloy

11/13/2018 6:00 AM

Corrosion Inhibitor Designed for Cooling Systems

11/12/2018 6:00 AM

Advance Registration Opens for CORROSION 2019 Conference, Expo

11/9/2018 6:00 AM

Next Generation Portable Oil Analyzers Include Feature Upgrades

11/8/2018 6:00 AM

FluidScan Portable Oil Analyzer. Photo courtesy of Spectro Scientific.

New Anticorrosion Coating Reduces Biofouling by Half

11/7/2018 6:00 AM

Dr. Andrew Ang (left) and Matthew Leigh (right) prepare for the on-board trials on HMAS Canberra. Photo courtesy of POIS Yuri Ramsey, Navy Imagery Unit, and the Department of Defence.

U.S. Airmen Make Historic Corrosion Repairs in Japan

11/6/2018 6:00 AM

U.S. Airmen discovered corrosion in the lower skin of the aircraft, making it inoperable until repair. Photo courtesy of U.S. Air Force.

Durable, Fast Curing Coating Provides Extended Fire Protection

11/5/2018 6:00 AM

FIRETEX FX6002 provides new levels of protection for steel structures. Photo courtesy of Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings.

Legged Water Tank System in Texas Wins Top Coating Award

11/2/2018 3:00 AM

Zero-Emissions Metal Gasket Introduced for Piping Connections

11/1/2018 6:00 AM

New NASA Project Paints the Mars 2020 Rover

10/31/2018 6:00 AM

JPL mechanical technician Eddie Castro uses a paint meter to measure the paint thickness on the Mars 2020 rover chassis. Photo courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech.

U.S. Concrete Institute Launches New Seminar Series

10/30/2018 6:00 AM

Plant-Based Polymer Repairs Self Through CO2 Reaction

10/29/2018 6:00 AM

A gap is created in the self-healing polymer that is composed of a hydrogel (dark green) with plant-derived chloroplasts (light green) embedded within it. Bottom: The polymer is exposed to light and its reaction to the carbon dioxide in the air repairs the gap. Photo courtesy of MIT News.