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2014-06-18 12:32:54

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Copper used in brass doorknobs and faucet handles has an antimicrobial effect, but when the hands touching these objects are sweaty – the effect can be mitigated, according to a new study in the journal Applied Surface Science. "The antimicrobial effect of copper has been known for hundreds of years,” said study author John Bond, a forensic scientist from the University of Leicester, in a recent statement. “It is thought to occur...

2014-06-05 23:01:23

Corrosion topics will include AC and Cathodic Interference and Non-destructive Testing and How it Compliments Cathodic Protection. Tioga, ND (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 The Bakken Corrosion Committee, a group of corrosion industry professionals in the Bakken shale region have announced speakers and topics for the group’s inaugural meeting on June 11. The meeting takes place from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm on June 11, 2014 at the Tioga Farm Festival Building located on N Dakota 40 in Tioga, North...

2014-06-05 04:21:34

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AZZ Galvanizing Services, a division of AZZ incorporated (NYSE:AZZ), led the awards for "Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing," winning five of the 14 categories presented by the American Galvanizers Association, a leading trade association in the galvanizing industry. AZZ Galvanizing Services competed against more than 100 projects representing hot-dip galvanizing's versatility. The awards are presented to projects that utilize hot-dip...

2014-05-16 23:06:50

Corrosion industry professionals in the Bakken shale region are collaborating to form a new corrosion committee to be proposed as the new NACE Bakken section. The corrosion committee’s inaugural meeting will take place from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm on June 11, 2014 at the Tioga Farm Festival Building located on N Dakota 40 in Tioga, North Dakota. Tioga, North Dakota (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Corrosion industry professionals in the Bakken shale region are collaborating to form a new corrosion...

2014-05-15 12:26:07

High Accuracy, Two-Channel Device Ideal for Basic Rectifier Monitoring AUSTIN, Texas, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Innovations (AI), protecting people and the environment with compliance solutions for the oil and gas industry, introduces its new Bullhorn® RM4151 remote monitor for cathodic protection rectifiers. Built on the same platform as our award-winning five-channel Bullhorn® RM4150, the RM4151 is a two-channel version that remotely monitors volt and amp measurements--with a...

2014-05-13 16:23:00

New Service Intended to Keep Customers' Allegro Field Data PCs in Top Working Condition AUSTIN, Texas, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Innovations (AI), protecting people and the environment with compliance solutions for the oil and gas industry, announces a new digital multimeter (DMM) card calibration service for its Allegro Field Data PC. Using the Allegro, oil and gas companies collect vital cathodic protection (CP) and other pipeline field data, which can be transmitted...

2014-05-09 08:22:27

CHANGSHU, China, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sutor Technology Group Limited (the "Company" or "Sutor") (Nasdaq: SUTR), a leading China-based non-state-owned manufacturer and distributor of high-end fine finished steel products used by a variety of downstream applications, today announced that it plans to release its unaudited financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2014 on Wednesday, May 14 before the market opens. Management will host a conference call at...

2014-05-06 12:24:12

Provides Continuous Cathodic Protection to Pipelines; Boosts Surveyor Productivity AUSTIN, Texas, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Innovations (AI), protecting people and the environment with compliance solutions for the oil and gas industry, introduces its industry-first 20 Amp DC Normally Closed (NC) Solid State Relay (SSR). In partnership with a worldwide leader in solid state switching technology, AI brings to market this new relay, used for current interruption and switching during...

2014-04-28 23:02:40

Minimizing corrosion is of paramount importance in most plants involved with chemicals production or refining oil products. In a new online guide METTLER TOLEDO discusses the role in-line analytics can play in keeping corrosion under control in (petro) chemical plants and refineries as well as in power and cogeneration facilities. (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Annual costs of corrosion have been estimated at 3 trillion USD globally, of which approximately 25 % can be attributed to process...

2014-04-28 08:23:54

CHANGSHU, China, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sutor Technology Group Limited (the "Company" or "Sutor") (Nasdaq: SUTR), a leading provider of fine finished steel products used by steel fabricators and other applications in a variety of industries, today announced the results of its 2014 annual meeting of shareholders held on April 25, 2014. The following proposals were approved by the Company's shareholders: 1. Elected all of the nominees to the Board of Directors of the...


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