Self-healing coatings are newest solution for corrosion control

A self-healing coating strategy developed by Northwestern University researchers may be the latest weapon in the ongoing fight against metal corrosion. Continue Reading →

Hawaii stadium in need of $30M to repair corrosion damage

Hawaii’s largest outdoor arena, Aloha Stadium, is seeking $30 million from state legislators to address several corrosion problems that have grown more severe over the past few years. Continue Reading →

Can essential oil extracts reduce carbon steel corrosion?

A new corrosion prevention measure based on essential oil extracts is under development, but how viable will it be as a long-term solution? Continue Reading →

How the biomass industry protects its assets from corrosion damage

Before biomass energy production can take hold of the global energy market, the corrosion-related risks of biofuel creation must be addressed. Continue Reading →

Corrosion of new steel pilings at Colman Dock caused by unknown bacteria

Building on or around bodies of water like Elliot Bay pose a significant challenge for engineers, as the salinity of brackish water has a natural corrosive effect on metal. Continue Reading →

Corrosion of two New Orleans vessels delays relaunch of ferry line

A dispute over the seaworthiness of two modern ferries has caused further delay to the relaunch of a ferry line in New Orleans, Louisiana. Continue Reading →

Corrosion in U.S. wastewater networks growing more frequent

As wastewater networks in the U.S. continue to age, concerns about the overall integrity of the nation’s treatment plants and piping systems have grown more pressing. Continue Reading →

How truckers are arming their big rigs to protect against corrosion

In an effort to avoid the potential pitfalls associated with the throes of winter, such as rust and corrosion, more motor carriers are investing in protective coatings. Continue Reading →