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January 2024

Infrastructure Insurance Intel: Why It Matters for Contractors

As part of a new task force, GPI’s Tony Serdenes, Nick Kuntz of Alliant Insurance Services, and David A. Scotti of Scotti Law Group are exploring the relationship that protective coatings and other corrosion prevention and mitigation systems have within the infrastructure insurance industry.

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Podcast: The Past, Present, Future of Coatings Technology

Chris O’Brien, founder and president of Polymer Nation, and Michael Douglass, technical director, share their insight on the evolution of coatings technologies. Discussion topics include areas of industry growth and concern; common challenges that need to be overcome; which technologies could make the biggest jump; and the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) on their business and the industry’s future.

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‘ShankShack’ Garage Floor Gets a Custom-Coated Glow Up

When a social media influencer opted to design a new car shop, he needed something more durable and customizable than epoxy flooring, all with superior performance. His team ultimately chose to broadcast custom glow flakes into a clear polyaspartic coating

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Saudi Researchers See Bright Future for Mitigating Refinery Corrosion

In aggressive environments, it is critical to protect metallic equipment from corrosion by using mitigation methods such as the application of a coating or the injection of corrosion inhibitors. Nanomaterial-containing coatings offer superior material and processing properties than many conventional coatings.

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How Do I Know If I’m Entering a Confined Space?

The first concern for any employer is to determine whether the space or area meets the definition of a confined space, as specified by the regulatory authority having jurisdiction at the worksite. If the area does comply with the definition of the regulatory standard, then the employer is required to follow the specified written actions.

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Will AI Take Your Job? Using Artificial Intelligence for Your Business

Artificial intelligence (AI) technologies can save time, make money, and improve the quality of business practices for industry professionals throughout the coatings sector. If you are not using AI and your competition is, you could be at a severe disadvantage.


Graco Trumix XT - Variable-Ratio Mixing System

Gone are the days of manually mixing in buckets and worrying about costly mix errors. Graco’s TruMix XT variable-ratio mixing system is a revolutionary solution for mixing 2-component floor coatings. Learn more at

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