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 Thermal Barrier Coating Onto Exhausts Systems

INTRODUCTION: Thermal Barrier Coating (TBCs) are ceramic materials which are widely used on modern aero engines and land based turbines. They can also be applied to vehicle exhausts, turbocharger casings, heat shields and other vehicle components to reduce heat transfer and improve vehicle performance. Heat soak from hot exhaust systems transfers into other vehicle components […]

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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 HVOF Engineering Applications

High Velocity Oxygen Fuel (HVOF) coatings HVOF is a high energy thermal spray process which produces dense, strong coatings of cermets and metals which give excellent performance in demanding, aggressive, wear and corrosive environments. HVOF coatings are an important part of advanced surface engineering which enable us to salvage and improve components. This enables machinery […]

Coating: High Velocity Oxygen Fuelled spray coatings.
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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 Metallisation Equipment uses TSA Coatings to Protect Footbridges

Solent Protective Coatings Limited (SPC) recently purchased additional metal spraying equipment from Metallisation in order to fulfil another contract win. SPC has been a customer of Metallisation for around two years and is a huge fan of metal spraying. The company purchased a new MK73 Flamespray system and arranged additional training for its operators to […]

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 Metallisation Equipment Repairs Body Panels

Metallisation Flamespray equipment is the preferred option for classic Volkswagen specialist repairers Vanshack Ltd, to repair and protect the vehicle body panels of its Volkswagen Vanshack (VWV) customers’ cherished vehicles. Flamespray Equipment for Car Body Parts Vanshack provides a range of services including servicing, engine rebuilds, engine re-specification, MOTs, body repairs and customisation to VWV […]

Coating: Zinc
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application Woof Develops Plasma Ceramic Coatings Range

Metallisation customer, Woof Thermal Management Technology, has applied well proven plasma ceramic coatings technology to high performance automotive applications, to provide highly effective thermal barriers in extreme conditions. Metallisation Ceramic Coatings Woof Thermal Management Technology, based in Bradford, West Yorkshire, provides premium specialist coatings and engineering services to industry and end users. The plasma ceramic […]

Coating: Plasma applied ceramics
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application Deflected Flame Extension used on RNLI Launch Carriers

The new Metallisation deflected flame spray extension has been used to protect a new Supacat Launch and Recovery System (L&RS), which has been designed for the RNLI.   The deflected flame spray extension was launched in July 2010 and Perryfields was one of the first companies to purchase the new equipment. Perryfields Limited, painting and […]

Coating: Zinc
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application Thermal Spraying Equipment Providing Engineering Coatings

Thermal Spraying Equipment Providing Engineering Coatings   Thermal sprayed coatings have been a recognised and trusted solution for engineering coatings in the aerospace industry for many years. Metallisation has been providing thermal spraying advice, training, support, equipment and consumables to a diverse range of industries around the world, including the aerospace industry, since 1922. Stringent […]

Coating: Various engineering coatings (steels, ceramics)
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