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How to Hire a Good Coating Applicator

  Hiring a good coating applicator is the key to a successful project. The applicator you select will determine the outcome of the original project objective. In order to avoid hiring an under qualified contractor, here are ten traits you should pay close attention to when hiring a good coating applicator.   1. References and [...]

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Four Practices to Help Your Coating Business Become More Sustainable

  Sustainability is a concept that has emerged and evolved over the years as a result of increased awareness surrounding the unintended social, environmental, and economic consequences due to rapid population and economic growth, and consumption of natural resources. All industries, including the coating industry, are not immune to this.   And by developing and [...]

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Tips to Making a Great Case Study for Your Coating Business

  We’ve already talked about how to win more coating bids. Now we want to talk about how to make a great case study for your coating business.   A good case study is typically made up of three basic elements: a challenge a business faced, the solution found, and the benefits gained.   But [...]

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Castagra at NACE Corrosion Expo 2015 Event (March 16 – 19)

Hope to see you there. Our booth number is #19101. About CORROSION 2015 Join NACE International and fellow corrosion professionals at the world’s largest corrosion conference and expo. After a record breaking year in San Antonio in 2014, CORROSION 2015 will once again join more than 7,000 corrosion professionals and 450 exhibiting companies in Dallas, [...]

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Why Video Marketing is Important in the Coating Industry

If you work in the industrial sector, like the coating industry, you know it can be extremely frustrating completing your job when you are battling the weather elements and poor lighting.   So why would you want to add video into the mix?   Filming quality video on the job site or in a controlled [...]

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Proper Record Keeping Will Make or Break Your Coating Business

  An applicator was hired to coat a few dozen production tanks for a large E&P company. The E&P company had hired a service provider to do surface preparation on the tanks. When our applicator arrived on site to begin surveying the worksite and inspecting the tanks, it was determined that one of the tanks, [...]

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