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Does Your Company Have a Sustainability Campaign?

Does your company have a sustainability campaign? If so, do you embrace the movement and really get behind it?   Here at Castagra, we do our best to lower our carbon footprint by practicing and encouraging sustainability techniques for all employees. For starters, we use very little paper. Instead, we have embraced technology and now [...]

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400th Blog Post Recap

  Four years ago, we started writing content for our blog to keep our clients informed on industry news. And since then, the blog has expanded to include off-beat news, tips, case studies, and much more. We’ve written over 180,000 words to reach our 400th post. We’re very proud of our accomplishment and have enjoyed [...]

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Ecodur 201: Coating more Summit Tanks (Coating Specialties)


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Ecodur 201: Summit Tanks in Fortuna (Coating Specialties)

North Dakota has harsh and often times unpredictable weather, making any industrial coating job a challenge. Tanks are popping up like mushrooms in the Bakken as the fracking industry continues to boom with raw steel shells meeting the elements and needing full protection. Conventional epoxy coatings often find the challenges of this environment severely limiting [...]

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Wresting Hydrocarbons – The Tight and Right Play on the Coating Corrosion Front

  There is little dispute that wresting hydrocarbons from the earth is one of the toughest industries in the world. Climatic, locational, geological forces play in tandem with regulatory, health and safety, market and financial risk factors.   With the vast surge in fracking, particularly in North America, the hydrocarbon play has done a complete [...]

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Coatings CEO says our ‘Chemical Society’ is Costing Hundreds of Billions of Dollars Annually in Corrosion Damage

Jukka Huotari   RENO, NEVADA, JULY 21, 2014 – Castagra Products Inc. CEO, Peter Roosen, says US steel-based infrastructure components, whether they be cars, steel tanks, bridges, or ships, are as vulnerable to corrosion now as they were 50 years ago.   “We live in a society dominated by corrosive chemicals that can be airborne, [...]

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It’s Bite the Bullet Time for U.S. Infrastructure Now That the Economy is Rebounding,’ says Coating Boss

Gulf Restoration Network RENO, NEVADA, JULY 14, 2014 – Industrial coatings company Castagra Products’ CEO, Peter Roosen, says now is the time for the US to really bite the bullet with the economy rebounding and address major infrastructure deficits such as the state of drinking water and wastewater installations and pipes. “With employment on the [...]

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Castagra Logo (3D Printer)

It’s amazing what you can do with a 3D printer.

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Coatings CEO Says Detoxifying the Industrial Environment is as Equally Important as Sustainability

Castor Beans   RENO, NEVADA – June 23, 2014 — Castagra Products Inc. CEO, Peter Roosen, says fracking going global should make focussing on detoxifying industrial process and practices as equally important as sustainability policies.   “All too often in the passionate rhetoric about sustainability, the vital need to eliminate even smallest amounts of highly [...]

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Matt Cullen (VP Sales) and Peter Roosen (CEO) taking a short cut to the next sales meeting.

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