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Why alternative coatings boost hydraulic systems performance

AN integrated approach to the sealing systems in hydraulics using chrome alternatives helps engineers to achieve optimum function. Alternatives to chrome coatings are becoming more commonplace for coating piston rods in hydraulic...

Eco-friendly corrosion prevention product allows coatings to last decades

CRW Consulting & Distribution, LLC, in partnership with Corrosion Innovations, has announced the much-anticipated release of the Corr-Ze™ 200 Gel surface treatment product. This revolutionary gel meets SSPC-SP 8 Pickling Standard...

Raw materials shortage puts coatings industry under pressure

A serious shortage of raw materials, coupled with substantial increases in prices for raw materials, has put the South African coatings industry under intense pressure, says Tara Benn, executive director of...

SAIMENA joins forces with IZA on zinc coatings for ships

THE South African Institute of Marine Engineers and Naval Architects (SAIMENA) is collaborating with the International Zinc Association (IZA) to promote zinc thermal spraying for the local ship-repair industry. “We have...

Formula 1 car features high-tech coatings technology

AS official paint and coatings partner of the McLaren Racing team, the company’s Sikkens brand has helped McLaren to stand out on the grid since 2008. With a new look and...

Thermal spray coating solutions has marine market covered

The marine industry is a notoriously harsh environment for equipment, parts and components due to accelerated corrosion in a seawater atmosphere and severe operating conditions. Leading thermal spray company, Surcotec,...

Coatings Industry concerned by the ‘disappearance’ of SABS

The coatings industry is hugely concerned about the lack of cooperation it is receiving from the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS), says Deryck Spence, executive director of the SA Paint...

Coatings for Africa sets the scene for paint and coatings industry

The African coatings industry remains key to supporting the continent’s ever-growing development requirements. The future for the paint and coatings sector looks particularly promising, given the strong economic outlook, long-term demographic...

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Over R100-billion to be invested in data centres in South Africa 

By Larry Claasen Amazon Web Services (AWS) plans to invest R46-billion in Cape Town by 2029. THE setting up of hyperscale data centres in South Africa...

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