Engineering News | Corrosion Control http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/corrosion-control Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:41:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Distributor emphasises lubricant’s cost benefits http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distributor-emphasises-lubricants-cost-benefits-2017-04-28 Tasneem Bulbulia Corrosion Control Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446782 1492783630 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Recent aquisition enhances firm’s product quality http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-enhances-quality-of-gas-control-products-2017-03-17 Victor Moolman Corrosion Control Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445134 1489473859 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630978_resized_afroenergygasflaring1022.jpg DANGEROUS Corrosive gases are usually by-products of industry processes and can be flammable 511 287 Importance of nondestructive testing emphasised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/importance-of-nondestructive-testing-emphasised-2016-09-02 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425306 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582283_resized_nistestinginspectionequipmentimgp14171022.jpeg CERTIFICATION REMAINS CRUCIAL All pressure equipment has to be inspected by a competent person every three years 511 287 Lubrication suited for cement kilns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lubrication-suited-for-cement-kilns-2016-08-05 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420933 1470039422 1470348000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company commercialises thermoplastic material with low friction coefficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-commercialises-low-coefficient-of-friction-coating-2016-07-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418612 1468305659 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564561_resized_vescoplasticssuperlubeimg037011022.jpeg SUPERLUBE COMMERCIALISED Superlube is being considered for various applications, such as propellers, high-end yacht fittings and turbines in the renewable-energy market 511 287 European coatings show ready for 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-creates-lowest-coefficient-friction-plastic-available-2016-07-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418634 1468305659 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Expansion of LPG coating range imminent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expansion-of-lpg-coating-imminent-2016-07-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418419 1468305659 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Gas filtration prevents corrosion in plant components http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-filtration-prevents-corrosion-in-plant-components-2016-07-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418458 1468305659 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564789_resized_freudenbergpicture211022.jpeg AIR FILTRATION FIGHTS CORROSION Corrosion in the petrochemicals industry is fostered by the presence of acidic, caustic and oxidising gases 511 287 Increased imports and skills shortage threaten industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-imports-and-skills-shortage-threaten-industry-2016-07-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418636 1468305659 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564776_resized_sapmaderyckspence1022.jpg DERYCK SPENCE Cheaper imports in an already saturated market could decrease the volumes of local paint manufactured 511 287 International journal tackles global challenge of corrosion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-journal-tackles-global-challenge-of-corrosion-2016-08-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418656 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564831_resized_bloombergcorrosioncontrol1022.jpeg GLOBAL CORROSION PROBLEM ADDRESSED npj Materials Degradation open access journal covers the the field of materials degradation across both metallic and nonmetallic materials 511 287 Marine industry benefits from corrosion protection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/marine-industry-benefits-from-corrosion-protection-2016-07-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418684 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564827_resized_bloombergpaint260541608151022.jpeg ANTICORROSIVE PRIMER LAUNCHED Intershield One-2-One can be used as a primer on most areas of a marine vessel 511 287 Polymeric coatings extend component life http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polymeric-coatings-extend-component-life-2016-07-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418637 1468305660 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Technology combats corrosion in aerospace equipment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-combats-corrosion-in-aerospace-equipment-2016-07-15 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418635 1468305659 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564621_resized_coretecvpci37111022.jpeg AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT PROTECTED Corrosion in the aircraft industry can be disastrous if left undetected and untreated 511 287 Corrosion cures for sugar cane industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corrosion-cures-for-sugar-cane-industry-2016-03-25 Simon Sonnekus Corrosion Control Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403650 1458291430 1458856800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000522829_resized_2218121081022.jpeg FILM THICKNESS Plascon ensures that the dry film thickness of the coating meets client requirements, with a full inspection conducted after the application 511 287 Knowledge of tribology key for lubricants industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/knowledge-on-tribology-key-for-lubrication-industry-2016-02-12 Simon Sonnekus Corrosion Control Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 399092 1454941508 1455228000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000508935_resized_thomassait1022.jpeg THOMAS SURMON Sait is working with the Department of Science and Technology and the South African Bureau of Standards to make sure local lubricant standards match international standards 511 287 Skills development and blue economy prioritised at CIS 2016 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skills-development-and-blue-economy-prioritised-at-cis-2016-2016-02-12 Simon Sonnekus Corrosion Control Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 399181 1454941508 1455228000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000509220_resized_johnthomsonems1022.jpeg JOHN THOMSON The focus on training at the CIS will provide useful networking platforms for employers, government, training organisations and other stakeholders 511 287 Swedish group completes acquisition of South African lubricants company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skf-group-completes-acquisition-of-lincoln-lubricants-2016-02-12 Simon Sonnekus Corrosion Control Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 399177 1454941508 1455228000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Robust, nonclogging materials extend life of cooling towers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/using-robust-and-non-clogging-materials-extends-life-of-cooling-towers-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Corrosion Control Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 396756 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000501848_resized_iwcrefurbishingwatercoolingtowersresized.jpeg RENOVATION Regularly upgrading the cooling tower reduces maintenance downtime 511 287 Strategic partnership enhances guy line lubrication http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strategic-partnership-enhances-guy-line-lubrication-2015-09-11 Dylan Slater Corrosion Control Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382767 1441695727 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460957_resized_viperwireropelubricatorfilterfocus1022.jpg VIPER IN ACTION The Viper collar at work on a wire rope 511 287 Lubricants company improves performance since 2014 acquisition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lubricants-company-improves-performance-since-2014-acquisition-2015-09-04 Dylan Slater BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA Preview Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 381776 1441089600 1441317600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000458189_resized_fuchsproducts1022.jpg INDUSTRIAL LUBRICANTS Fuchs Lubricants Southern Africa will display some of its mining industry oil, lubricants and greases at BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA 2015 511 287 Rainwater harvesting helps municipalities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rainwater-harvesting-eases-pressure-on-municipal-potable-water-resources-2015-08-14 Dylan Slater Corrosion Control Fri, 14 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 379466 1439275021 1439503200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000451793_resized_ecorainpic41022.jpg 511 287 Seal-saving device worth its weight in gold http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seal-saving-device-worth-its-weight-in-gold-2015-08-07 Dylan Slater Corrosion Control Fri, 07 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 379000 1438670849 1438898400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000450538_resized_sealsaverbeforebeingusedasitgetsfittedonhydrauliccylinder11022.jpg SEAL SAVING DEVICE Seal Savers take only 20 minutes to install, which is made easy using heavy-duty Velcro strips and built-in clamps 511 287 Coating process provides significant wear and corrosion protection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coating-process-provides-significant-wear-and-corrosion-protection-2015-07-17 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376093 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442038_resized_3.jpg BALL VALVES Boriding provides good corrosion resistance in non-oxidising acids and can operate in temperatures of up to 800 °C 511 287 Cool coatings project designed to limit buildings’ energy use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cool-coatings-project-designed-to-limit-buildings-energy-use-2015-07-17 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376155 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442668_resized_sanedi1022bloomberg.jpg REDUCED ENERGY CONSUMPTION The Cool Surfaces project forms part of Sanedi’s drive to make paints, coatings and paint membranes more energy efficient 511 287 New coating solution a first in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-coating-solution-a-first-in-south-africa-2015-07-01 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375973 1489569931 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441727_resized_dryerdrum1022.jpg PRODUCT SUPPLY INCREASED Dryer Drums used in the paper industry requires coatings for non-stick high release, easy cleanabiltiy and traction 511 287 New polycarbamide technology introduced onto local market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-polycarbamide-technology-introduced-to-local-market-2015-07-17 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376181 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442251_resized_josualeroux20152mb1022.jpg JOSUA LE ROUX Air Products South Africa new polycarbamide technology provides colour, ultraviolet stability and low temperature curing 511 287 New premises for industry body training institute http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-premises-for-industry-body-training-institute-2015-07-17 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376033 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441888_resized_sapmaderyckspence1022.jpg DERYCK SPENCE Sapiti will provide multifaceted practical training in coatings technology 511 287 New equipment improves fastener manufacturer’s operations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-equipment-improves-fastener-manufacturers-operations-2015-06-19 David Oliveira Corrosion Control Fri, 19 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 373041 1434375638 1434664800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000432938_resized_photo31022.jpg PUSHING ON Impala is investing in new equipment and modifying existing equipment in response to the declining demand for fasteners 511 287 Stainless steel improves handrailing safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stainless-steel-handrailing-improves-safety-2015-05-29 Dylan Slater Corrosion Control Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369992 1432624367 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423668_resized_hygieneandsafetypic011022.jpg BENEFICIAL MATERIAL Stainless steel handrailing offers numerous benefits among which is increased safety 511 287 ‘Flagship’ gearbox orders to new coal-fired builds completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flagship-gearbox-orders-to-new-coal-fired-builds-completed-2015-05-15 Mia Breytenbach Corrosion Control Fri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 368284 1431410658 1431640800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000418677_resized_hansentransmissionsm4accdrivemedupi1022.jpeg MEGA-DELIVERY The Medupi ACC drive order was the single biggest order received by the Sumitomo group worldwide, and became a material reference project 511 287 Wits professor receives tribology excellence award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wits-professor-receives-tribology-excellence-award-2015-05-08 Schalk Burger Metallurgical Engineering Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 367950 1430812204 1431036000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000417756_resized_witschemicalandmetallurgicalassociateprofessornatashasacks1022.jpg NATASHA SACKS Sacks conducts training for employees enrolled for master’s degrees or PhDs to produce better materials and tools 511 287 Concrete seminar highlights need for reduced maintenance costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concrete-repair-and-protection-seminar-shows-future-maintenance-costs-could-be-reduced-2015-05-08 Kimberley Smuts Corrosion Control Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 367824 1430807672 1431036000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000417289_resized_cssamembersattendingasitevisit1022.jpg UPDATING THE INDUSTRY The CSSA offers seminars, site visits, student support and continuing professional development accreditation for its members 511 287 Corrosion specialist completes wastewater plant contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corrosion-specialist-completes-wastewater-plant-contract-2015-04-09 David Oliveira Corrosion Control Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365878 1429539653 1429826400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Versatile blocks prevent chemical contamination http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/versatile-blocks-prevent-chemicals-contamination-2015-03-20 Dylan Slater Corrosion Control Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0200 362045 1426501939 1426802400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000400624_resized_chcalfabloc41022.jpg CHEMICAL POWDER SEGREGATION Alfablocs are used to separate chemical powders to mitigate cross contamination 511 287 Automated lubrication systems increase efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automated-lubrication-systems-increase-efficiency-2015-02-06 Dylan Slater Corrosion Control Fri, 06 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0200 357466 1422874705 1423173600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000387545_resized_prodotto11022.jpg COMPREHENSIVE LUBRICATION SYSTEMS Centralised lubrication systems ensure that there is no need to be concerned about a lubrication point being under- or overlubricated 511 287 New technology used to restore damaged pipes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-used-to-restore-damaged-pipes-2015-02-06 Sashnee Moodley INNOVATION Fri, 06 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0200 357687 1422874707 1423173600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Increasing enthusiasm in industry to use different stainless steel material http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increasing-enthusiasm-in-industry-to-use-newer-stainless-steel-material-2014-10-24 Mia Breytenbach Corrosion Control Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348265 1413871846 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000362894_resized_stainlesssteelroll40d0631022.jpg DUPLEX GRADE INCREASE Over the past thirteen years, the market share of duplex stainless steels worldwide has doubled 511 287