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High-Powered Lasers Sought to Make Water-Repellent Metals

6/13/2018 5:21 PM

John Marciante, right, examines a set-up for precisely measuring optical fibers. Photo by J. Adam Fenster, University of Rochester.

Abstracts Needed for 2019 DoD, Allied Nations Technical Corrosion Conference

6/12/2018 6:00 AM

Graphene-Based Formulations for Steel, Aluminum Substrates

6/11/2018 6:00 AM

Wireless Ultrasonic Sensor for Corrosion, Erosion Monitoring

6/8/2018 6:00 AM

All data is transmitted 100% wirelessly from the sensor to a web portal, allowing users to easily view thickness, temperature, and metal-loss data from anywhere via a web-enabled device. Image courtesy of SNI.

New Texas Partnership Targets Water Recycling Technologies

6/7/2018 6:00 AM

UTA researchers say their chemical-free water treatments will reduce bacterial contaminants, which can produce biofilms and corrosive agents in oil and gas operations. Photo courtesy of UTA.

Study Examines Cathodic Protection Penetration Under Disbonded Pipe Coatings

6/6/2018 6:00 AM

The most effective method to mitigate corrosion on the external surface of a buried steel pipeline is to apply a protective coating that is supplemented by cathodic protection.

Corrosion-Resistant Aluminum Oxide Film Is Self-Healing

6/5/2018 6:00 AM

Aluminum oxide.

New Custom-Designed Alloy to Enhance Nuclear Safety

6/4/2018 6:00 AM

New nuclear fuel cladding is now undergoing testing at a nuclear power plant near Baxley, Georgia, USA. Photo courtesy of Jason Richards, ORNL, DOE.

NACE International Plans New Award for Applied Corrosion Technology

6/1/2018 6:00 AM

Steel Fabrication Association Presents 2018 Hall of Fame Awards

5/31/2018 6:00 AM

U.S. Officials Select 10 Drone Programs for Testing

5/30/2018 6:00 AM

African Corrosion Congress Event Planned for July 2018

5/29/2018 6:00 AM

Investigators Cite Corrosion Issues in Deadly Pennsylvania Tunnel Crash

5/25/2018 6:00 AM

The NTSB’s diagram showing the interior details of the southbound tunnel, where the fatal accident occurred. Image courtesy of NTSB.

Conservators Restore Corroded Cannon from U.S. Navy Battleship

5/24/2018 6:00 AM

A recent photo of the 6-in (152 mm), 30-caliber gun from a historic U.S. Navy warship. The gun is now just weeks away from complete restoration. Photo courtesy of Clemson.

Ultrasonic Pipeline Inspection Group Names New Chief Sales Officer

5/23/2018 6:00 AM

Nathan Leslie. Photo courtesy of NDT Global.