Recent News

Researchers Say Corrosion Contributed to Recent Florida Sewage Spill

1/20/2021 6:00 AM

Ultrasonic thickness testing in the area of the breach. Photo courtesy of BRG.

Japanese University Find Rare Mineral for Strengthening Concrete Walls

1/19/2021 6:00 AM

Nagoya University researchers found aluminous tobermorite inside the walls of a nuclear power plant that formed due to reactions between minerals in the concrete mixture in the presence of water and moderately high temperatures over a prolonged period. Image courtesy of Ippei Maruyama, Nagoya University, and Chubu Electric Power Co.

BASF Announces Changes to Executive Board

1/18/2021 6:00 AM

Dr. Melanie Maas-Brunner (pictured) has been appointed as a member of the BASF Board of Executive Directors, as well as Chief Technology Officer, effective February 1. Photo courtesy of BASF.

AZZ Acquires Metal Coating Services Company Acme Galvanizing

1/15/2021 6:00 AM

U.S. Air Force Base Completes Corrosion Control Hangar

1/14/2021 6:00 AM

The upgraded hangar serves as an aircraft cleaning and maintenance facility for U.S. Air Force C-5, KC-10, C-17, and KC-46 aircraft. Photo courtesy of NAVFAC Southwest.

Podcast: Industry Experts, New AMPP Leaders on the Changes Ahead

1/13/2021 12:00 PM

New Partnership for Modeling of Upstream Reservoir Physics

1/13/2021 6:00 AM

Research Institute Releases Results of 50-Year Concrete Beam Study

1/12/2021 6:00 AM

Empa engineers Christoph Czaderski (right) measures the concrete beam 50 years after the start of the experiment. Image courtesy of Empa.

PPG Completes Acquisition of Tikkurila

1/11/2021 6:00 AM

Podcast: How AMPP Was Formed and What It Means for Our Industry

1/7/2021 12:00 PM

PPG to Acquire Nordic Paints and Coatings Company

1/7/2021 6:00 AM

New Test Instrument for Voltage Potential Restoration

1/6/2021 6:00 AM

Media Advisory: Launch Event for New Corrosion and Coatings Association this Wednesday

1/5/2021 6:00 AM

Teck and Partners Test Antimicrobial Copper Coatings in Public Spaces

1/4/2021 6:00 AM

Teck Resources Limited is partnering with several companies to test antimicrobial copper coatings on high-touch transit surfaces on public transportation in Vancouver, B.C. Photo courtesy of Teck Resources Limited.

Happy New Year from the Materials Performance Team

1/1/2021 6:00 AM