Entries by Ayold

Packaging Coating Singapore

Packaging coating creates a protective layer in and on containers The packaging that protects and stores our food, beverages, perishables, pharmaceuticals, toiletries, chemical products, etc. does not do so alone. Packaging coating is used to protect and enhance the interior and exterior of containers, packaging, lids, metal, plastic, board, paper, and more, in order to best […]

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Wood coating Singapore

Choose the right wood coating to extend the life of your surface Wood is a wonderful, versatile building material that has been used for thousands of years to construct everything from walls and floors of the family home to the furniture and cabinetry that fill it. In order to keep wood functioning at its best […]

Wind turbine coating Singapore

Wind turbine coating protects the valuable assets Singapore is a country globally known for its commitment to greener future; also in terms of energy generation. Wind energy is not yet widely relied on, but the start has been made. In 2017 the country’s first long span wind turbine was installed in Semakau Landfill; at its […]

Seed Coating Singapore

Seed coating guarantees a good harvest Agriculture is an industry subject to a great deal of chance – the vagaries of climate and disease can greatly affect crop yield and quality. In order to ensure the best possible production, growers are increasingly turning to seed coating. Seed coating is used to improve flowability and handling […]

Coating additives

Coating additives optimise coating properties and characteristics At its most simplified, a paint or coating is the combination of a pigment, a binder (or resin), and optionally, a solvent and additives. The pigment is the substance which provides the coating with its colour, the binder provides both adhesion and cohesion, holding the paint together as well […]

Binders and Resins

Binders and resins make the coating A paint or coating is the combination of a pigment, a binder, a solvent, and additives. The binder, or resin, is usually what gives the coating its name, such as polyurethane or acrylic. While the pigment provides a paint with colour, the additives give it extra desirable characteristics, and […]

An Overview of AkzoNobel Coating Brands

A quick introduction to AkzoNobel AkzoNobel is a Dutch multinational company which produces paints and coatings for markets ranging from aerospace to whitegoods. The current company was formed through the merger of Akzo NV and Swedish company Nobel Industries AB in 1994, though the history of the company can be traced back to the 17th and […]

PPG Industries & Their Coating Brands

The world’s biggest coating company – PPG Industries PPG Industries was founded in 1883 by Captain John B. Ford and John Ford in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Originally known as Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., the company expanded quickly and now, 135 years later, PPG Industries has 156 manufacturing facilities in 70 countries and 47,000 employees. In 2017, […]

Coil Coating Singapore

Coil coating – the efficient method of coating metal sheet before fabrication Coil coating is an immensely efficient method of coating metal. It is a continuous and highly automated process which takes a coil of metal through every step of finishing, from cleaning to curing, before being packaged for shipment. The metal arrives entirely finished and […]

Anti Rust Coating Singapore

Protect steel and other metals with anti rust coating Anti rust coating, as the name implies, is a type of protective coating that prevents surfaces from falling prey to corrosion.  The coating acts as a barrier between a metal and its environment, increasing its durability and lifespan. The most common form of this coating in […]

Oleophobic coating Singapore

Oleophobic coating from industrial linings to touch screen protection Oleophobic literally means “afraid of oils”, but for a coating or surface this can be more accurately described as oil-repelling or oil-shedding. An oleophobic coating provides a substrate with a slick surface that is low friction, lubricating, easy to clean, repels oils, and is anti-soiling. There are […]

Solar panel coating Singapore

Optimise your solar panels with solar panel coating Currently Singapore’s fotovoltaic capacity is nearly 130 MW which is a rather small share of the country’s total energy production. However, the current share is almost four times as big as in 2014 and it is expected to keep growing; by 2020 solar power should account for […]

Pipe coatings Singapore

Pipe coatings to protect pipelines and increase their lifespan In Singapore there are some 130 km of pipelines transporting substances such as gas and refined petroleum products, and an extensive water pipe network. These pipelines traverse land and sea, experiencing offshore environments, underground environments, undersea environments, and factory environments at the operation base. Each of […]

Vehicle powder coating Singapore

Vehicle powder coating: attractive durability from top to toe A vehicle presents a wide range of substrates to be protected and decorated with coatings. From bodywork and bumpers to wheels and suspension components, vehicle powder coating is becoming more and more the coating of choice for the industry. It is durable, efficient, environmentally friendly, and attractive. […]

Powder coating appliances Singapore

Powder coating appliances provides decoration and required protection Our appliances are an important part of our daily lives. Just making that first cup of tea with breakfast in the morning uses a kettle, a fridge, and, depending on whether you are a toast or fry-up person, a toaster and oven or microwave. These appliances need […]

Powder Coating Furniture Singapore

Powder coating furniture results in the most durable finish Furniture is something we use every day. From chairs and tables to countertops, shelves, and shoe racks, furniture is relied upon for its functionality and aesthetic appeal. Powder coating is a resilient, durable, versatile, and attractive finish option that protects a substrate from abrasion, wear, weathering, corrosion, and […]

Polyurethane paint Singapore

Polyurethane paint – flexible, durable and extremely glossy A polyurethane paint  (PU coating) is a hard-wearing, highly-resistant coating used in industrial and architectural coating systems for steelwork, concrete, wood, and other substrates. It is a reaction polymer, a combination of a polyol resin and an isocyanate hardener or curing agent. Essentially, a polyurethane paint is a […]

Fluoropolymer paint Singapore

Fluoropolymer paint & its unique properties across industries The modern non-stick surface was invented entirely by accident. In 1938, Roy Plunkett was busy working on a new chlorofluorocarbon refrigerant for DuPont when an experiment yielded some unexpected slippery results. Plunkett had just invented what we now call Teflon, the first fluoropolymer paint. A fluoropolymer coating is […]

Industrial Non Paint Supplies Singapore

Successful coating processes with the right industrial non paint supplies Any industrial and commercial company that applies coatings either as service or as a standard part of production, automatically also deals with strict regulations related to the facility and quality standards. To meet the regulations; industrial non paint supplies are needed. Paint and coating itself is a […]

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Epoxy paint & coating Singapore

Epoxy paint – the #1 of industrial protective coatings An epoxy coating is a thermosetting polymer which uses an epoxy resin as its binder. Epoxy coatings usually come in two components which are combined and mixed prior to application. The epoxy resin component when combined with a curing agent or hardener begins the cross-linking process. This […]