wear protection coating News

  • HD8 Extreme wear-resistant coating

    HD8 is an extremely wear-resistant coating made with an innovative, high-deposition welding technique. This coating has been specifically developed by our engineers in Wiener Neudorf CastoLab® who aimed to get a very high density of tungsten carbides homogeneously distributed within a nickel-based matrix at high deposition rates. Very high density of tungsten carbides in a ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • Curative and preventive wear protection: Boiler Coatings Seminar in France

    On 1st March 2016, Castolin Eutectic and its Whertec division are hosting a seminar dedicated to industrial boiler users from incineration plants, biomass, power generation, pulp & paper plants or other industries. The seminar will tackle wear phenomena caused by corrosion, erosion and abrasion encountered during production processes. The seminar will take place from 9am to 4.30pm at the ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • Coating without borders in Norway: HVOF Workshop Expansion in Trio OilTec Services

    Having proved consistent high quality HVOF spraying for the Oil & Gas industry in the last 15 years, demand for coating services is rising in Trio OilTec Services, the Castolin Eutectic workshop in Stavanger, Norway. A completely new setup of the HVOF cell will be launched in 3rd quarter 2014, with the newest high-tech coating technology which doubles workshop capacity, increases equipment ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • EPA Releases Final Risk Assessment for Chemical used for Paint and Coating Removal

    Today, the U.S. EPA released the final risk assessment for N-Methylpyrrolidone (NMP), a chemical commonly used to remove paint and other coatings. The assessment identified risks to pregnant women and women of childbearing age, who have high exposure to NMP through paint or other coating removal. “By completing this assessment, we have taken an important step in protecting pregnant women ...

  • The Football World Cup in Brasil and Coatings have a lot in common

    What have three football stadiums and the largest ship ever manufactured in the UK in common? The surface of approximately 19,500m². The flight deck of HMS Queen Elizabeth, for which Monitor Coatings Ltd. have developed an extremly wear-resistant coating, covers the size of three football pitches. On 4th July 2014, the Queen herself officially baptised the Navy's largest ship ever built at ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • A Big Step for Laser Coating Worldwide: Castolin Eutectic Acquires Whertec, Inc.

    MEC Group, through its Division Castolin Eutectic, announces the acquisition of Whertec, Inc., a privately owned company with headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida. The company will operate as a subsidiary of Eutectic Corporation, USA. Whertec was founded in 1996 and specializes in the application of coatings to protect against excessive wear, corrosion and erosion at ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • Laser Cladding - State-of-the-art for surface protection

    Our Stavanger workshop is now equipped with a brand new laser cladding machine which includes CAD/CAM software, allowing us to import customers 3D drawings and build 3D component mock-ups. The fully automated 6 axes CNC machine guarantees that parts up to 15 m can be cladded within record time according to the highest quality standards. In addition, we are specialists in using non-mag ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • Protecting engineering materials from water impact

    Erosion caused by the impact of water droplets on component surfaces can lead to failures in key technological applications. For example, in steam generating plants, the leading edge of turbine blades suffer major erosion damage from the steam driving the turbines, requiring costly maintenance and repair with consequent loss of generating capacity. Similarly, erosion caused by the impact of rain ...

  • Eaton’s New Eatonite Anti-Corrosion Laser Cladding Provides Best-in-Class Protection for Cylinders in Harsh Marine Environments

    Power management company Eaton today announced new Eatonite® anti-corrosion laser cladding, which enhances the service life and reliability of high-functioning cylinders. The coating, certified to meet Joint Industry Protection (JIP) guidelines by DNV GL, protects cylinders in the demanding salt water applications and harsh operating environments, reducing costs of unplanned maintenance and ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • CastoLab® France : Investment in new last-generation Welding Robot

    With its vast expertise in metallurgy, in the production of high-performance welding consumables and equipment, Castolin has invested in its CastoLab® workshop in France at Verrières-le-Buisson with a new welding robot for the protection of wear parts. The new robot offers the possibility to protect components against wear via MIG/MAG Welding, Open Arc Welding and PTA (Plasma ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • EPA begins cleanup at site of former Testworth Labs in Columbia City, Indiana

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this week began cleaning up hazardous materials left behind when Testworth Laboratories Inc. closed last year in Columbia City, Indiana. The EPA is removing numerous drums and other containers of flammable, corrosive and hazardous chemicals at the request of the Indiana Department of Environmental Management. An inspection of the site, located on Main ...

  • Castolin Eutectic invests in extended production capabilities in China

    On an expansion path for more production space, Eutectic Castolin China moved on 5th October into new facilities near Pudong New Area, Shanghai. Twice as large as the former manufacturing and office area, the new 3,200 m2 factory is located close to the airport. The company currently manufactures CDP® wearplates and cored wires, with further investments planned in 2016 for additional ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • North American Distributor announcement

    Global Safety Surfaces Network Appoints North American Member Global Safety Surfaces Australia is very pleased to announce that its Global Safety Surfaces Network has a new member servicing the North American market, Canadian Tile Safe Products Ltd. The network also has members in Australia, New Zealand and Spain. Tile Safe Products has embraced the “one stop floor safety ...


    By Anti-Slip Anywhere

  • Grindex next generation drainage and sludge pumps deliver greater performance and reduced total cost of ownership

    At this year’s BAUMA exhibition, Grindex announced the launch of its updated range of drainage and sludge pumps. The updated pumps deliver increased running time and require less maintenance, which in turn reduces the total cost of ownership. As part of the continued strategy to provide customers with submersible electrical pumps that deliver the most value for money throughout their ...


    By Grindex Pumps

  • Moyno launches improved gear joint for maximum performance and longevity

    Moyno, Inc.’s proprietary gear joint design is now improved to offer decreased wear, reduced friction and increased loading capabilities. The improved gear joint is used on all new Moyno 2000, Moyno 2000 WA, and Moyno 2000 WB pumps. The improved gear joint is also available as a drop-in replacement for any existing Moyno 2000, Moyno 2000 WA, and Moyno 2000 WB pump models and requires no ...


    By Moyno, Inc.

  • Consumer Optics at Analytik Jena AG Launches New Product in the Targeting and Sighting Optics Segment

    Jena/Eisfeld, October 23, 2014 — In its Optics business unit, Analytik Jena AG is bringing a new product in the targeting and sighting optics segment to the market with a limited edition of DOCTER®sight reflex sights in various colors. The colors Safety Orange, Flat Dark Earth, Savage Stainless, and Camouflage will be offered as part of the DOCTER®sight C family. ...


    By Analytik Jena AG

  • Removal of building crane important step in demolition

    A building crane in one of Dounreay’s shut-down facilities became a waste package itself when a much larger crane reached in through the roof and lifted it off its rails. The decontamination and waste handling facility, code named D1207, was built to serve Dounreay’s chemical plants and the next door Vulcan site. The electrical overhead travelling (EOT) gantry crane, which had a 7.5 ton capacity, ...

  • California Metal Finishing Companies Fined for Hazardous Waste Violations

    LA Testing provides hazardous waste testing services to help companies comply with federal and state regulations and to protect workers and the environment. Garden Grove, CA, November 10th, 2010 Earlier this fall, it was announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had fined nine California metal finishing companies for breaking federal hazardous waste ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • US Labor Department`s OSHA cites Tricon Precast in Houston with serious violations for exposing workers to multiple safety and health hazards

    The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Tricon Precast Ltd. with 21 alleged serious violations and three other-than-serious violations following an October 2012 complaint inspection for exposing workers to struck-by, electrical, fall hazards and numerous other unsafe working conditions at the company's Henry Road facility in Houston. Proposed ...

  • Eaton Hydraulic Technologies Improve Reliability for Oil and Gas Applications

    Operational reliability in the petrochemical sector is heavily affected by unplanned maintenance events caused by piston rod corrosion and hydraulic hose failure, both which can be better managed with Eaton's dependable and cost-effective hydraulic technologies. Piston rod corrosion and abrasion wear are persistent problems that have been a major source of unreliability, particularly in offshore ...


    By Eaton Corporation

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