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7th World’s Leading Trade Fair for Industrial Coating Technology from 17 to 20 April 2018 in Karlsruhe (Germany)

PaintExpo, solutions for trends in Industrial Coating Technology

Improving material and energy efficiency, optimizing quality, increasing flexibility, reducing unit costs and digitalising manufacturing processes – these are a few of the significant trends which are occupying companies with in-house coating operations….

Fast, reliable and economic: High integrity TIG overlay welding of large components

The French company Polysoude has recently developed a process with the goal to increase the productivity of TIG overlay welding operations to an economically interesting level. Overlay welding, also referred to as cladding,…

Axalta to open new Colour Experience Rooms to showcase its powder coatings

Axalta Coating Systems, a global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, plans to roll out globally its Colour Experience Rooms, which are designed to present and to promote the company’s innovative powder coatings…

3T Patent for outstanding suppliers

3T srl is a Piedmont company that executes heat and thermo-chemical treatments on ferrous and non-ferrous materials, conferring them higher resistance to wear, to seizure and corrosion, as well as better fatigue strength,…

Reducing roughness, increasing hardness

The applied research urges the entrusted institutes to face relevant manufacturing issues; in the food ambit, for instance, daring surface treatments of stainless steel are increasingly demanded. They are defined MOCA those materials…

The prospects of metal heat treatments

The trends expected from 2016 to 2020 in the sector of heat treatments provide for an increment of both new plants and services that will reach the 5-6% growth against a global rise…

When the finishing is special

We have become acquainted with an excellence enterprise that represents the “Made in Italy” on a world scale in the stainless steel finishing sector. Steel Color S.p.A. (Pescarolo ed Uniti, CR) is an…

Acid or alkaline?

The electroplating of zinc-nickel alloy assures a high protection against corrosion. The alkaline one is more diffused, but …. After iron, aluminium and copper, zinc is the most used metal. Today it features…

Hybrid Coatings drive opportunities in the Cellulosic Intumescent Segment

  A vast market for fire protection coatings, especially water-borne cellulosic intumescent coatings, is growing in Asia-Pacific and North America. While cementitious coatings are inherently fire resistant and provide adequate fire insulation for…

Specific laser process for antibacterial metal surfaces

A European team of researchers led by the University of Parma, together with a network of partner companies, including the company of Vicenza Ecor Research, is developing the first fluid-repellent, antibacterial, metal surface…

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