Applications

The following pages show a small selection of the many and varied metal spraying applications. You can filter the applications on the left hand side or search for keywords that may relate to your application, e.g. LPG or Steel. Further applications can be seen in the Blog and Press section as well as the Video section.

application Metallisation Equipment Protecting Fishing Boats

Metallisation’s thermal spraying equipment has been protecting a diverse range of surfaces, structures and vessels for over ninety years and continues to be the chosen solution for many industry sectors. A recent project has yet again proven the longevity of thermal sprayed surfaces. Parkol Marine Engineering, based in Whitby, has recently applied a thermal sprayed […]

Coating: Arc sprayed zinc
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application Protecting Ships and Trawlers from Corrosion

Metal or thermal spraying is a technology, which protects or extends the life of a wide variety of structures in the most hostile environments and in situations where coatings are vital for safety and performance. Thermal spraying is carried out in a wide range of anti- corrosion or engineering markets. Typical applications include the spraying […]

Coating: Thermal spraying for corrosion protection
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application Gemini Expands Metal Spraying Services, using TSA Coatings With Metallisation Equipment

Gemini Corrosion Services Ltd is a world leader in protecting steel structures, pipework and subsea pipelines against corrosion. Gemini, a long term customer of Metallisation, is committed to the Metallisation ARC528E system for the effective and efficient application of protective coatings. Gemini, based in the north east of Scotland, has been providing high quality, cost […]

Coating: Aluminium (TSA)
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application Metallisation Equipment Key to Refurbishment of Cornish Swing Bridge

The historical Ross Swing Bridge by the Isles of Scilly ferry port on Penzance sea front is currently undergoing a major refurbishment to improve its appearance, reliability and reduce the costs of future disruption and maintenance. The works are being carried out by Cornwall County Council’s contractor Cormac and part of the refurbishment includes the […]

Coating: Aluminium
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application Automatic Aluminium Spraying on Riser Pipes

Metallisation’s Arcspray 528 equipment has proved to be a business success for Gemini Corrosion Services Ltd of Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire. Gemini purchased a turnkey package of pipe manipulation equipment and two Arcspray 528 systems last year and has seen a number of improvements resulting in benefits to the customer and to the environment. Gemini Corrosion Services […]

Coating: Aluminium (TSA)
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application Off Shore Oil Platform Protected by Thermal Sprayed Aluminium (TSA) Coating Solution

Metallisation customer, Gardwell Coatings Limited, based in East Anglia, has applied Thermal Sprayed Aluminium (TSA) to an offshore oil platform to protect the structure from corrosion, using Metallisation MK73 flame spray equipment. Gardwell Coatings Limited   The off shore oil platform has been designed and constructed by SLP Engineering the UKs most experienced EP(I)C company. […]

Coating: Aluminium (TSA)
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application TSA Coatings Provide Anti Corrosion Protection to Safeguard the Future of the Burj Al Arab

Metal or thermal spraying is a technology, which protects and greatly extends the life of a wide variety of products in the most hostile environments and in situations where coatings are vital for longevity. Metal spraying is carried out in a wide range of anti corrosion and engineering markets. Surface Coatings Metallisation has been synonymous […]

Coating: Aluminium (TSA)
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application Cathodic Protection of Steel in Concrete

For many years industrial companies have fought to protect steel reinforced concrete from corrosion. The prime causes of corrosion in concrete include salt, chloride and de-icing treatments. Protecting steel reinforced concrete from corrosion The salt seeps into the concrete and erodes the steel reinforcing bar (rebar) causing cracks and spalling in the concrete and eventually […]

Coating: Typically zinc or zinc/aluminium
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application Metallisation MK73 uses Thermal Sprayed Aluminium (TSA) to Protect Offshore Oil Platforms From Corrosion

Metallisation flamespray equipment has been used to protect a BP Clair Ridge offshore oil platform from corrosion. The 168 metre high platform will be installed in the North Sea west of the Shetland Isles. Clair Ridge jackets have seven storage tanks, two drill water tanks and a base oil tank, in the Drilling Production (DP) […]

Coating: Aluminium
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application Zinc spraying of ductile iron pipes

Introduction Over the last 40 years in Europe, the ductile iron pipe has progressively replaced the grey iron pipe. The manufacturers of ductile iron pipe world-wide are now looking to give their customers a 50 year guaranteed life on their pipes. One of the main factors which will determine the life of ductile iron pipe […]

Coating: Arcspray 02E (Zn)
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