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Sunday, 19 April 2015

Here you will find current news on a variety of applications fields for coatings including automotive coatings, marine coatings, protectice coatings, industrial coatings as well as on decorative and architectural coatings

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10 Apr 15
Rebuilding a wonder of the medieval world

Nearly 20,000 kilograms of a waterborne texture paint has been used to coat 8,000 square meters of the Porcelain Tower of Nanjing in China.

26 Mar 15
Obtaining highly effective antifouling coatings

Researchers studied the preparation and properties of UV-curable fluorinated polyurethane acrylates containing crosslinkable vinyl methacrylate for antifouling coatings.

16 Mar 15
New range of marine coatings reduces maintenance costs

Hempel has launched a new range of pure epoxy PSPC compliant coatings for the marine new-buildings market.

13 Mar 15
Planning Movement Joints in Facades - now available in English

The purpose of the information script "Planning Movement Joints in Facades” is to explain how joints are planned, especially movement joints in facades, and to help make the selection of a suitable sealant easier.

11 Mar 15
Cargo tank coating selected by shipowner

Shipowner Navig8 has selected a cargo tank coating from AkzoNobel's International marine coatings range to be applied to 18 chemical tankers currently under construction at the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in South Korea.

20 Feb 15
New insights into the prehydration of cement and its mitigation

Ordinary Portland cement (OPC) prehydrates during storage or handling in moist environments, forming hydration products on or near its particles' surfaces.

19 Feb 15
Synthesising polythioether and heat resistance of polythioether sealants

Polythioether sealants are considered as new generational aeronautical sealants.

6 Feb 15
Evaluating tannin as antifouling agent in epoxy paint for marine application

Development of non-toxic or less toxic paints has become a target for researchers due to the awareness of the impacts from the use of toxic antifouling paints.

28 Jan 15
PVC and PVDC-free primer does not require the use of crosslinkers

Flint Group has announced the launch of a single-component primer that provides a strong adhesion of nitrocellulose-based inks printed on metallised PET and OPP.

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