CoatingsPro Magazine

MAY 2018

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COATINGSPRO MAY 2018 11 (2.5, 10.2, and 15.2 cm) coving products as well as high-performance adhesive. Under this agreement, Desert Polymer Flooring will serve the entire California market. Desert Polymer Flooring, Inc. provides industrial-grade, decorative concrete coatings including epoxies, urethanes, stains, polymer cements, and floor prep equipment. Charles La Salle, president of Desert Polymer Flooring, Inc., stated, "Easycove immediately appealed to us, meeting a need for high-quality, easy-to-install cove base at a competitive price." For more information, contact: Easycove, Paint Maintenance Partnership for Canadian Aircraft Aircraft maintenance and repair group Flying Colours Corp. agreed to a five-year paint partnership with MHI Canada Aerospace, Inc. (MHIC A) in which it will paint more than 40 center fuselage sections of Bombardier Global 5000/6000 aircraft each year. To support the agreement, Flying Colours invested ~$1 million to construct a new paint facility in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. e unit adds over 4,000 sq. ft. (371.6 m2), and it features two paint bays and storage for the required primers, paint, and coatings. On arrival at the shop, each fuselage undergoes a pre-paint inspection before a process that includes preparing the substrate, priming for paint work, applying corrosion inhibitors and fuel barriers, and spray applying the final paint. For more information, contact: Flying Colours, (636) 530-7000, Home Depot's New Trades Training Program for Military e Home Depot Foundation commit- ted $50 million to train 20,000 tradespeople over the next 10 years. As part of the commitment, the foundation launched its pilot trades training program for separating military members in partnership with nonprofit Home Builders Institute (HBI) at Fort Stewart, Georgia, and Fort Bragg, North Carolina. e 12-week pre-apprenticeship certifi- cation program, provided at no cost, News From Around the Coatings Industry DeFelsko Corporation l Ogdensburg, New York USA Tel: +1-315-393-4450 l Email: Measures Relative Humidity and Temperature in Concrete Floor Slabs CMM IS NEW 1 -800-448-3835 Concrete Moisture Meter - In Situ WiFi n No need to open the hole or remove the cap to take a measurement. Reusable smart probes remain powered on and broadcasting via while in situ for up to three weeks. n C ombined sleeve and probe design simplifies the installat ion process and does not require consumables U se probes with the f ree PosiTect or mobile app or the PosiTect or D P M A dvanced Re ad e r In q ui r y at co ati n g sp ro m a m /i n q0518

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