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 Flogas Brings Corrosion Protection In-house

Flogas UK Ltd, one of the UK’s largest LPG suppliers, has moved the application of its corrosion protection of LPG bottles to its in-house facility at Staveley. Using Metallisation’s Arcspray 528 Systems, which they have recently purchased, they can spray around 4,000 bottles per week.   The facility at Staveley has been updated and, with […]

Coating: Zinc
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application Polish LPG Bottles Protected by Metallisation Equipment

Vitkovice Milmet S.A. is the only manufacturer of LPG bottles in Poland and has recently purchased three Metallisation Arcspray 528E production metal spraying systems. The steel cylinders, which are mainly used for Propane and Butane gas, are produced from scratch at the company’s site in Sosnowiec and, as with all steel items, are prone to […]

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application Using TSA to Protect Pipelines from Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI)

In the petrochemical industry Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) in pipeline systems consumes a significant percentage of the maintenance budget. A large portion of this money is spent on expensive items such as external piping inspection, insulation removal and re-installation, painting and pipe replacements. CUI prevention strategies provide long term and reliable prevention of CUI that […]

Coating: TSA (Thermal Sprayed Aluminium)
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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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application Metallisation Pistol Control Console (PCC)

Plasma Technology Incorporated (PTI) is so impressed with the Metallisation Pistol Control Console (PCC), the company has purchased seven units and is planning to add a further seven units in 2012. The Metallisation PCC has enabled PTI to enhance the spray capabilities of its HVOF spray systems. Plasma Technology Incorporated Impressed with Metallisation’s PCC The […]

Coating: Tungsten Carbide Cobalt Chrome (WC/Co/Cr)
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Aerospace engine repair functions
application Aerospace engine repair functions

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 arc, plasma and powder flame coatings including Ni/Al bond, NiGr and CrC
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application Arcspray reclamation of ball bearing seats on rubber coated print rollers

INTRODUCTION  The printing paper and packaging industries use a wide range of rubber coated steel rollers for applying ink, adhesive or the transportation of paper. During use the bearings at each end of the rubber coated rollers will become impregnated with ink adhesive or other types of debris causing them to seize, inducing the roller […]

Coating: 79E Ichrome
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application Flamespray reclamation of ball bearing seats on rubber coated print rollers

INTRODUCTION The printing, paper and packaging industries use a wide range of rubber coated steel rollers for applying ink adhesive or the transportation of paper. During use, the bearings at each end of the rubber coated rollers will become impregnated with ink, adhesive or other types of debris causing them to seize, inducing the roller […]

Coating: 99E Molybdenum
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application Reclamation of blanket cylinders web offset litho press

  INTRODUCTION  In the offset litho printing process, there is a requirement to use a mixture of water and ink to achieve the correct density of print. The introduction of water onto any printing process will inevitably lead to corrosion problems. The blanket cylinder is one of the main casualties of this corrosion, where the […]

Coating: Bond Coat 75E Ni/Al, Main Deposit 84E 316 Stainless Steel
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application Reclamation of plate cylinder web offset litho press

INTRODUCTION    In the offset litho printing process, there is a requirement to use a mixture of water and ink to achieve the correct density of print. The introduction of water onto any printing process will inevitably cause corrosion problems. One of the main problems on an offset litho press is the plate cylinder, where […]

Coating: Bond Coat 75E Ni/Al, Main Deposit 84E 316 Stainless Steel
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