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 Introduction to Thermal Spray and Engineering Applications

What is Thermal Spraying?   Thermal spraying is a technology which improves or restores the surface of a solid material. The process can be used to apply coatings to a wide range of materials and components, to provide resistance to: Wear, erosion, cavitation, corrosion, abrasion or heat. Thermal spraying is also used to provide electrical […]

Coating: Various steel and ceramic coating materials
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application RJ Herbert Opts for Metal Spraying with Metallisation

RJ Herbert Engineering has opted for metal spraying, using Metallisation equipment, as an alternative to hot dip galvanising, to improve customer service, reduce costs and save time. RJ Herbert Engineering The decision to opt for metal spraying was made following a request from a Belgian customer, a potato processing and packaging line export company, to […]

Coating: Zinc
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application Automated Metal Spraying at Laguna Verde Nuclear Power Plant Veracruz, Mexico

Metallisation customer, Lainsa, based in Mexico and part of Grupo Dominguis, provides metal spraying for corrosion protection of pipes used to exchange and transport dry water vapour in thermoelectric, conventional and nuclear power plants. Metal Spraying for Corrosion Protection of Pipes The application of metal spraying is critical, as the circulation of dry steam at […]

Coating: Stainless and Nickel Steels
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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 Professional Coatings Adds Zinc Metal Spraying to Its Coatings Range

Professional Coatings Limited has purchased a Metallisation Arc 140/S350 system to add metal spraying as an option to its vast range of paint and powder coating finishes. Professional Coatings, based in Newbury, Berkshire, offers superior anti corrosion protective pre-treatment with architectural grade polyester and nylon-plastic coating systems to the manufacturing industry throughout the UK. Professional […]

Coating: Zinc under powder coating
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application Metal Spraying is Huge Success with Electro Metal Depositors

Metallisation customer, Electro Metal Depositors, is a huge fan of metal spraying and says its clients are thrilled with the results. Electro Metal Depositors Electro Metal Depositors, based in Oldham, Lancashire, provides anti corrosion and surface protection for all manner of equipment and structures including turnstiles, playground equipment, security barriers, entrance gates, roadblocks and decorative […]

Coating: Zinc under powder coating
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application Unimec Chooses ARC140 System

Unimec, based in Romania, manufactures metal hardware for low and medium voltage power lines, has been using the Metallisation Arc140 system for over 4 years to spray small parts that historically have been hot-dip galvanised or zinc plated. Metallisation’s Romanian distributor, Straaltechniek Minex, who delivered the first Arcspray 140 system to Unimec, have since been […]

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 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 Protecting Film Industry Sets

For the first time in its 87 year history, Metallisation equipment has been used to protect film industry sets from damage during filming. The polystyrene props were first cut to shape and then metal sprayed with zinc and steel to strengthen them and make them less prone to dents during movement around the set. Metallisation […]

Coating: Zinc base layer, copper, bronze, steel etc. top coatings
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