Laser ablation offers new high-tech corrosion treatment

Zapping corrosion with lasers may seem like far-fetched science fiction, but it’s a new game-changing approach that’s rapidly gaining acceptance in the real world of technology. 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 →

Road salt shortages fueling interest in corrosion-free alternatives

Several communities are seeking a road salt substitute that will reduce slippery conditions without cars and trucks experiencing the ill effects of salt corrosion. Continue Reading →