Recent News

Airmen Identify, Perform Corrosion Repairs on U.S. Aircraft

3/8/2018 6:00 AM

A nondestructive inspection apprentice with the U.S. Air Force calibrates ultrasonic equipment before determining the depth of a corroded aircraft area. Photo by Senior Airman Sean Campbell, U.S. Air Force.

Research Team: Printed Metals Can Be Strong and Ductile

3/7/2018 6:00 AM

Corrosion Control of Aboveground and Belowground Storage Tanks

3/6/2018 1:42 PM

Corrosion Control of Aboveground and Belowground Storage Tanks

New Powder Coatings Facility Inaugurated in India

3/6/2018 6:00 AM

An inauguration ceremony was held in February 2018 for the new powder coatings plant in Mumbai, India. Photo courtesy of AkzoNobel.

Potato Starch Studied for Bio-Based Protective Coatings

3/5/2018 6:00 AM

In the future, aluminum surfaces could be cost-effectively coated with paints based on potato starch. Photo provided by Fraunhofer IAP.

Robotic Inspections Used for Nondestructive Testing on Concrete Bridges

3/2/2018 5:39 PM

Researchers: Melting Can Inhibit Bonding of Metal Coatings

3/1/2018 6:00 AM

The top row of photos shows a particle that melts the surface on impact and bounces away without adhering. The bottom row shows a similar particle that does not melt and does adhere to the surface. Arrows show impact sprays that look like liquid, but actually are solid particles. Photo courtesy of the researchers.

Corrosion Protection Systems to Be Installed on Cruise, Commercial Vessels

2/27/2018 6:00 AM

The MGPS control panel and anodes. Image courtesy of Cathelco.

U.S. Navy Launches Aviation Corrosion Challenge Mobile App

2/26/2018 6:00 AM

The mobile app, designed to augment existing corrosion training for aviation maintenance technicians, offers game-based scenarios. Photo by Bruce Cummins, U.S. Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training.

NACE International Announces 2018 U.S. Legislative Day

2/23/2018 6:00 AM

U.S. Protective Coatings Distributor Opens Southeast Texas Location

2/22/2018 6:00 AM

Electrical Products Manufacturer Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

2/21/2018 6:00 AM

Modified Molybdenum Could Replace Zirconium Alloys in Nuclear Reactors

2/20/2018 6:00 AM

Study: Scientists Find Oxidized Iron Deep below Earth’s Surface

2/19/2018 6:00 AM

Diamonds with garnet inclusions were found to form at depths down to 550 km (341.8 mi) below the Earth’s surface. Photo by Jeff W. Harris, University of Glasgow (Glasgow, United Kingdom).

Protective Coatings Manufacturer Unveils New Web Site

2/16/2018 6:00 AM

Content on the revamped web site automatically reshapes itself for any screen, including tablets and smartphones. Image courtesy of Carboline.