Materials Performance

JUN 2016

Materials Performance is the world's most widely circulated magazine dedicated to corrosion prevention and control. MP provides information about the latest corrosion control technologies and practical applications for every industry and environment.

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 22 of 100

20 JUNE 2016 MATERIALS PERFORMANCE NACE INTERNATIONAL: VOL. 55, NO. 6 ChemQuest Reaches Agreement to Incorporate C-CARE The ChemQuest Group, Inc. (Cincinnati, Ohio), a leading business strategy firm in specialty chemicals, and The Industrial Development Authority of Halifax County, Virginia, announce an agreement on terms to incorporate the National Center for Coatings, Application, Research, & Educa- tion (C-CARE) (South Boston, Virginia) into the newly formed ChemQuest Tech- nology Institute. The state-of-the-art facil- ity was designed to provide coatings sup- pliers the ability to test their products in a controlled environment that replicates a range of production conditions. The appli- cations laboratory incorporates a wide selection of technologies, including six- axis robotics; electrostatic and wet spray ; flat and hang lines; and infrared, ultra- violet, and convection curing. Also included is an automobile-sized cross- ventilated spray booth suitable for robotic or manual equipment. As part of the agreement, The Chem- Quest Group, Inc., through The Chem- Quest Technology Institute, will be add- ing formulary and analytical laboratories and expanding services to support spe- cialty chemicals clientele in paints, coat- ings, adhesives, sealants, plastics, inks, personal care, and more. Sherwin-Williams Receives Queens Award for Enterprise Sherwin-Williams Protective and Marine Coatings (Cleveland, Ohio) received the Queen's Award for Enterprise: Innovation 2016. The honor is in recognition of its new coating, Dura-Plate 301W, which has unique surface, humidity, and tempera- ture-tolerant properties designed to pro- tect assets in the harshest of environ- ments, offering a longer painting calendar, increased efficiencies, and reduced overall COMPANY NEWS E L I M I N AT E C O R R O S I O N I N C R E A S E S E RV I C E L I F E R E D U C E C O S T When you install Corzan ® Industrial Systems, you can be assured the corrosion resistant pipe material will reliably handle aggressive chemicals, seawater and demineralized water at high temperatures. Contact us for free process suitability & technical consultation: 1.216.447.7397 or

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of Materials Performance - JUN 2016