In This Issue:

January 2024

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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Best of 2024: AMPP Honors Service, Technical, Project Awards

The latest group of Service, Technical, and Project Awards recipients are being celebrated on Honoree Night at the 2024 AMPP Annual Conference + Expo, with a mission of recognizing exceptional achievements and groundbreaking contributions in materials protection and performance.

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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.


Easycove | Relationships: Understanding your Core Values

In a world where digital distractions vie for our attention, building meaningful business relationships has become more crucial than ever. Join Heather O’Brien, President of Easycove on this insightful journey, as we dive into the core values that are crucial to business success.

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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