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U.S. Chemical Manufacturer Expands Supply Chain Staff

3/21/2019 6:00 AM

Melanie West and Kim Curtis. Photos courtesy of MFG Chemical.

U.K. Materials Producer Joins U.S. Graphene Industry Council

3/20/2019 6:00 AM

NACE International, SSPC Begin Exploring Unified Efforts

3/19/2019 6:00 AM

NACE International, SSPC Begin Exploring Unified Efforts

Coatings Company Unveils New R&D Campus in United Kingdom

3/18/2019 6:00 AM

AkzoNobel’s new R&D facility in the U.K. will test new products in conditions that replicate extreme environments from all around the world. Photo courtesy of AkzoNobel.

EPA Settles with California Firms Over Lead Paint Violations

3/15/2019 6:00 AM

EPA Settles with California Firms Over Lead Paint Violations

Smartphone Sensors for Monitoring Civil Infrastructure

3/14/2019 6:00 AM

A pair of University of Missouri researchers developed a way to monitor civil infrastructure, such as roads and bridges, with smartphone-based technologies. Photo courtesy of University of Missouri.

New Industry Coalition Aims to Close Skilled Trades Gap

3/13/2019 6:00 AM

Leaders of 17 industry organizations recently gathered for the first meeting of the newly founded Skilled Trades Coalition. Photo courtesy of American Welding Society.

NACE Institute Awards Second 5 STAR Contractor Rating

3/12/2019 6:00 AM

Photo courtesy of NII.

Research Team Works on Antibacterial Coating for Hospitals

3/11/2019 6:00 AM

University of Canterbury researchers at work on a new antimicrobial coating. From left to right: UC PhD students Rukmini Gorthy and Johann Land, and UC Professor Susan Krumdieck. Photo courtesy of University of Canterbury.

NACE International Opens U.K. Office for European Members

3/8/2019 6:00 AM

Aerospace Coating is Qualified to U.S. Military Specification

3/7/2019 6:00 AM

University Chemists Design Porous Carbon Fibers for Energy Storage

3/6/2019 6:00 AM

Graduate students Tianyu Liu (left) and Assad Khan (middle) worked with Virginia Tech professor Guoliang "Greg" Liu (right) on a project that uses block copolymers to create porous carbon fibers. Photo courtesy of Virginia Tech.

Coating for Metals Rapidly Heals over Scratches, Scrapes

3/5/2019 6:00 AM

Led by Jiaxing Huang, a materials science and engineering professor, the new coating strategy for metal can self-heal within seconds. Photo courtesy of Northwestern University.

U.S. Petroleum Group Plans Bolt Fatigue Testing Program

3/4/2019 6:00 AM

The bolt fatigue testing program will utilize a global laboratory network in the United States and Norway. Photo courtesy of DNV GL.

KC-135 Beam Replacement Expedited by Tinker Air Force Base

3/1/2019 6:00 AM

A replacement keel beam, left, created by the 553rd Commodities Maintenance Squadron at Tinker AFB is next to one of the original keel beams taken out of the KC-135 when corrosion was found. U.S. Air Force courtesy photo.