what is corrosion

What is Corrosion?

Corrosion refers to the deterioration of metal. It is a natural process that takes place when the metal is converted into a more stable form such as hydroxide,... Read More

High Voltage Insulator Cleaning From KUE Group

High Voltage Insulator Cleaning From KUE Group

A highly efficient, functioning power distribution system is essential for many industries, so unexpected downtime can be damaging to service and profits. Unfortunately, high voltage insulators can be... Read More

Selecting A Grit Blasting Specialist

Selecting A Grit Blasting Specialist

If you're looking for someone to take care of your NDT surface preparation, how can you choose the right specialist? Luckily, there are some easy ways to make... Read More

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What is SÄKAPHEN®? Who are SÄKAPHEN®?

What is SÄKAPHEN®? SÄKAPHEN® is a range of high performance linings and coatings that offer high end corrosion protection against an extensive range of aggressive mediums. It serves... Read More

When NOT To Use Dry Grit Blasting

When NOT To Use Dry Grit Blasting

Grit blasting is a ‘dry’ surface preparation method whereby abrasive material is propelled against a surface to remove contaminants, to smooth a rough surface, to roughen up a... Read More

Dry Blasting vs Wet Blasting

Dry Blasting vs Wet Blasting

Wet blasting and dry blasting are abrasive cleaning methods that involve propelling small particles at a surface at high velocity to strip away rust, mill scale, contaminants and... Read More

A Quick Guide to Abrasive Blasting Media 1

A Quick Guide to Abrasive Blasting Media

Abrasive blasting is an umbrella term for both grit blasting and shot blasting. Many interchange the terminology when in fact there is a distinct difference between the two.... Read More

Paint, Coating & Lining Types - The Ultimate Glossary

Paint, Coating & Lining Types: The Ultimate Glossary

  There are a wide range of specialist commercial paints, coatings and linings available to meet various requirements. Here we explain briefly what those terms mean. (more…)

Guide To Manual Cleaning Standards

A Quick Guide To Manual Cleaning Standards

Abrasive blast cleaning is often the most effective and efficient way of cleaning steel surfaces in preparation for subsequent coating, lining, painting or NDT testing. However, sometimes abrasive... Read More

A-Z of Blasting Terms

A-Z Of Blasting Terms

Grit Blasting, Abrasive Blasting, Shot Blasting, Sand Blasting, they are all terms we hear every day in the surface preparation and coating, lining and painting world. Here we... Read More

Grit Blasting v Shot Blasting

Grit Blasting v Shot Blasting

Grit blasting and shot blasting are both terms under the umbrella of abrasive blasting. Many people refer to each as each other when in fact there is a... Read More