After 5 rides closed at Ohio State Fair, push for inspection law continues

In September, the mother of the 18-year-old US Marine Corps recruit killed in 2017 when a ride he was on at the Ohio State Fair broke apart while he was on it continued her advocacy at the state house for a bill to impose stronger amusement park inspection requirements in Ohio. Continue Reading →

After call to address rusting fleet, US Navy launches corrosion-detecting inspection drone tech

With what has been reported to be a rusting fleet of ships that cost billions to maintain each year, the United States Navy has taken another step toward revising its inspection methods. Continue Reading →

Corrosion, aging infrastructure common denominators in gas pipeline incidents

In recent years, there have been several fatal gas pipeline explosions throughout the U.S. that subsequent investigations and lawsuits have attributed to corrosion and outdated infrastructure. Continue Reading →

Corrosion, aging infrastructure common denominators in gas pipeline incidents

In recent years, there have been several fatal gas pipeline explosions throughout the U.S. that subsequent investigations and lawsuits have attributed to corrosion and outdated infrastructure. Continue Reading →

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 →