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May 2024

Safety Compliance in Abrasive Blasting Operations

Despite its utility, blasting presents significant hazards to coatings professionals, and not just from the force of the materials themselves. When left unmitigated, these hazards pose the risk of serious injuries to employees and can result in substantial legal and financial consequences for coatings industry employers.

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Podcast: Master Painters Institute Unveils Decision Tree Tools

The Master Painters Institute (MPI) recently introduced its newest solutions to streamline the process of specifying coatings. As part of this effort, MPI Decision Tree Tools offers a digital interactive guide prompting users to select the most suitable system and products for their commercial and architectural projects, whether for new construction or restorative/repair works.

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Industry News

Top Articles

CoatingsPro | Coatings Industry Magazine

AMPP Champions Corrosion Control on Capitol Hill

As the global authority in materials protection and performance, AMPP recently hosted its 2024 Advocacy Day in Washington, D.C. This event brought a significant opportunity for professionals in the corrosion control and protective coatings fields to influence legislation while promoting sustainable practices within critical infrastructure sectors.

CoatingsPro | Coatings Industry Magazine

Code Red for Leaky Medical Center Roof

Upon walking into the Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, visitors are greeted by natural light coming through two huge skylights in the atrium. Each skylight is of impressive size, and after about 10 years, they had both begun leaking. Recently, Newton Roofing Services was called in to remedy the situation.

CoatingsPro | Coatings Industry Magazine

Safety Compliance in Abrasive Blasting Operations

Despite its utility, blasting presents significant hazards to coatings professionals, and not just from the force of the materials themselves. When left unmitigated, these hazards pose the risk of serious injuries to employees and can result in substantial legal and financial consequences for coatings industry employers.

CoatingsPro | Coatings Industry Magazine

Alpine’s Sam Scaturro on Safety and Sustainability

Sam Scaturro, president of Alpine Painting & Sandblasting Contractors, shares his insights on industry trends and keys to success. For Alpine, this includes an emphasis on safer and sustainable practices, as well as developing its workforce and communicating with clients.

Videos

How Zinsser Primers Prepare for Professional Paint Jobs

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Axxiom Interviewed at AMPP Annual Conference + Expo 2024

Rebecca Bickham joins Bill Nelson, vice president of Abrasives Blasting Technology at Axxiom, to discuss Axxiom's origins and why it was created, along with their improved safety products.

Abrasives Interviewed at AMPP Annual Conference + Expo 2024

Stephanie Chizik joins Steve Brook, Director of Sales and Business Development at Abrasives Inc., to discuss being green and the products they have to offer.

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