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Protecting Pipelines from Corrosion – One Layer at a Time
By building pipeline coating performance one layer at a time, operators can greatly increase their potential for moving pipeline commodities safely, efficiently, and cost effectively. This approach may involve up to three layers of advanced coating technologies. The first coating layer ....  READ MORE

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Technology Interchange—Powders with Pizzazz: A Look at Special Effects

One often overlooked characteristic of powder coatings that sets them apart from liquid paint is that they are comprised of discreet fine particles that remain individual particles as they are being sprayed. Unlike most liquid paints, mixing two colors doesn’t result... READ MORE

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