Recent News

Standards Organization Creates New Corrosion Test Method

2/28/2019 6:00 AM

U.S. Air Force Installs First Metallic 3-D Printed Part on F-22

2/27/2019 6:00 AM

The metallic 3-D printed bracket alongside the aluminum part it will replace on an F-22 Raptor during repair at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. Photo by R. Nial Bradshaw, U.S. Air Force.

Coating Manufacturer Unveils New Fire Protection Technology

2/26/2019 6:00 AM

The new coating was spray applied at a February 2019 live demonstration event in Houston, Texas, USA.

Special Ceramic Sensors Used to Monitor Structural Health

2/25/2019 6:00 AM

Ceramics with networked nanosheets of graphene and white graphene would have the unique ability to alter their electrical properties when strained. Illustration courtesy of Rouzbeh Shahsavari/Rice University.

Chemical Manufacturer Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

2/22/2019 6:00 AM

Infrastructure Engineering, Construction Firm Announces New President

2/21/2019 6:00 AM

Cathodic Protection Technologist Joins Texas Consulting Firm

2/20/2019 6:00 AM

Garnet Abrasives Supplier Appoints New Sales Manager

2/19/2019 6:00 AM

University Researchers Explore Cement Solidification in Space

2/18/2019 6:00 AM

A scanning electron microscope shows a 3 mm-thick sample of hydrated tricalcium-silicate, which is the main compound of ordinary Portland cement, with false-colored portlandite crystals sitting on top. Image courtesy of NASA and Penn State University (Juliana Neves and Peter Collins).

Missouri Provides Additional Funds for Bridge Repair Technology

2/15/2019 6:00 AM

Missouri S&T researchers are developing unmanned aerial vehicle technology and other tools to monitor and inspect bridges and sections of highway.

PPG Licenses U.S. Navy’s Chromium Coating Formula

2/14/2019 6:00 AM

U.S. Army Aviation Group Upgrades Corrosion Control Hangar

2/13/2019 6:00 AM

The new hangar is twice the size of its predecessor, with specialized blast booth and paint booth areas. Image courtesy of 1108th TASMG.

Concrete Standards Group Opens First-Ever Middle East Regional Office

2/12/2019 6:00 AM

The American Concrete Institute welcomed guests to the grand opening of the Middle East Regional Office in Dubai. Photo courtesy of ACI.

New Insulating Material Made from Recycled Paper

2/11/2019 6:00 AM

Empa’s Franziska Grüneberger and isofloc’s Willi Senn developed a new binding technique that renders isofloc’s insulating material more fireproof than before. Photo courtesy of Empa.

Fire Risk from Corrosion Prompts Ford Recall on Trucks

2/8/2019 6:00 AM

: Ford F-150 trucks are part of the corrosion-related recall. Image courtesy of Ford.