Michels Hosts Pipe Coating Research, Development Demonstration

May 2011, Vol. 66 No. 5

In January, Michels Corp. hosted a pipe coating research and development demonstration at the company’s headquarters in Brownsville, WI. Michels invited three pipe-coating companies to demonstrate and test the difference and quality between fusion-bonded epoxy (FBE) and liquid polymer.

Pipeline Induction Heat Ltd., Commercial Resins Technical Services and Commercial Coating Services International were each given three days to test the different application methods and products. The FBE products tested were 3M, Valspar, Dupont, Denso, Akzo Nobel and Specialty Polymer Coatings. 920.583.3132, www.michels-us.com

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