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Marine coatings are applied to military or commercial ships, pleasure craft, off shore rigs but also structures which are in sea or fresh water environments. Marine coatings need to provide the dual protection from corrosion and against marine-related damage and provide the performance demanded in the marine industry. Main chemistries used to formulate marine coatings are epoxies or polyurethanes.

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Feb 16, 2016 | Industry News

ETH Zurich & ETH Spin-off Susos Scientists Develop a Novel Polymer for Coating Materials

Scientists at ETH Zurich and an ETH spin-off have developed a novel polymer for coating materials. It is now possible to coat durably a variety of different materials using the same polymeric...

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Feb 9, 2016 | Product News

Ashland Introduces Maxguard™ MRR Ultra Jet Black Gelcoat for Marine Applications

Ashland introduces Maxguard™ MRR Ultra Jet Black gelcoat. Maxguard MRR Ultra Jet Black gelcoat provides a deep, rich black with depth and body, and glassy smooth finish. It has high performing...

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Jan 29, 2016 | Product News

APV Engineered Coatings Boosts its VYNGUARD® Coatings for Fabric & Leather Hide Applications

VYNGUARD®, a line of high-performance coatings is available for specialty fabric and leather hide applications. Available in solvent- or water-based, VYNGUARD® chemistries provide an easy-to-apply...

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Jan 5, 2016 | Industry News

Valentus Acquires National Paint Industries to Expand Coatings Platform

Huron Capital Partners announces its specialty coatings ExecFactor® platform, Valentus, has acquired NPI. NPI is a manufacturer of high-performance specialty coatings used in residential and...

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Dec 15, 2015 | Industry News

Rice & Swansea University Researchers Develop Superhydrophobic Coating for Various Applications

A coating made by scientists can be applied to a variety of surfaces via spray- or spin-coating. It is made with coated aluminum oxide nanoparticles with modified carboxylic acids that feature...

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Feb 15, 2016 | Industry News

Hempel Helps Reduce Fuel Consumption on Lemisoller’s Supramax Bulk Carriers with its Coatings

The combination of Dynamic antifouling and an advanced hull and propeller design has proven to reduce fuel consumption and associated CO2 emissions on Lemisoller’s supramax bulk carriers. Dynamic...

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Feb 1, 2016 | Industry News

EU Researchers Develop Aluminum-based Coating to Protect Offshore Energy Installations

ACORN project has developed a new protective coating that will extend the lifetime of marine structures. The coating uses thermally sprayed aluminum (TSA) – a substance with long-term corrosion...

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Jan 27, 2016 | Industry News

PPG Announces Executive Appointments for its Different Business Units

PPG Industries announced several appointments. Tim Knavish will become senior vice president, automotive coatings. Jean-Marie Greindl will become senior vice president, architectural coatings. Ram...

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Dec 15, 2015 | Industry News

Jotun Starts Marine and Protective Coatings Factory in Brazil

Jotun announces the opening of a new marine and protective coatings factory. Jotun products offer B companies safe, efficient and cost-effective solutions for the long-term protection of property...

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Dec 10, 2015 | Product News

PPG Unveils PHENGUARD™ Pro Tank Coating System for Ship Owners

PPG unveils the PHENGUARD™ Pro tank coating system, which offers unrivaled benefits to shipyards and ship owners. The Phenguard Pro system uses Phenguard phenolic epoxy product technology by PPG...

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