Project Spotlight: Northern Kentucky Water District Tank Rehabilitation

May 31, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron, Project Spotlight No Comments

By: Rob Burckley, Induron Sales Representative The Northern Kentucky Water District recently undertook a significant rehabilitation project involving two large water storage tanks. The project was managed by Semper Fi with engineering oversight by Dixon Engineering. This extensive project faced numerous challenges, including a tight timeframe and a comprehensive list of repairs.

Transmission Economics

May 15, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron, T&D industry No Comments

By: Andy Odorzynski, Induron National Sales Manager This week it was announced that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued new guidelines on how the power grid must be scaled aggressively to accommodate the demands of the future. This new guidance should ensure funding is available to connect green energy sources, like wind and solar … Read More

Rehabilitating a 500,000-Gallon Leg Water Tank in Park Forest, IL

May 8, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron, Project Spotlight No Comments

By: Rob Burckley, Induron Technical Sales and Service Representative Water tanks often require rehabilitation due to various factors that affect their structural integrity and functionality over time. One key reason is corrosion, which can occur due to the exposure of tank materials to water and environmental elements, leading to deterioration of the tank’s surface and … Read More

Completing Circles: Visiting the Continental Gin Company’s Facility

April 19, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron, Induron Family, Project Spotlight No Comments

By: Davies Hood, Induron President  Four years ago, Induron had the opportunity to provide the coatings materials for an epic water tank rehabilitation project in the Deep Ellum neighborhood of Dallas, Texas. Not only was this cone-top water tank repainted by a noteworthy Graffiti artist Shep Fairley with materials that were all delivered and applied … Read More

A Partnership Built on Trust

April 8, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron, Induron Family No Comments

By: Andy Odorzynski, Induron National Sales Manager Long before our products are applied to a structure, our partners in the business of specifying coatings must select the right technology for the project and write it into a specification. I believe this is best handled through deep partnership and open communication. It is with that spirit … Read More

Choosing the Best Defense: A Comparative Analysis of Two Protective Coating Systems for Wash Water Tanks

April 3, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron, Project Spotlight No Comments

Water tanks play a critical role in ensuring a reliable and safe water supply for communities, industries, and agriculture. To maintain their longevity and structural integrity, protective coating systems are essential. However, not all coatings are created equal, and selecting the right one is crucial for the tank’s performance and durability.

Introducing Novasafe: A New NOVALAC Epoxy for Rehabilitation of Steel and Concrete in Extreme Wastewater Environments

March 12, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron No Comments

 By: William Seawell, Induron Protective Coatings Director of Technical Service In the current regulatory and financial climate, water utilities are increasing their focus on the state of their currently in-service treatment plant assets, including aeration basins, clarifiers, grit chambers, chlorine contact basins etc. All these assets have an increasingly apparent need for linings and corrosion … Read More

Portage, MI Elevated Water Storage Tank Rehabilitation Project

March 4, 2024By adminCoatings, Project Spotlight, Wastewater Industry No Comments

By: Rob Burckley, Induron Technical Sales & Service Manager Committed to ensuring its community has reliable and safe water supply, the City of Portage, MI launched a rehabilitation project on an integral component of its water supply infrastructure–a 750,000-gallon toro ellipse leg water tank. Over time, tanks can deteriorate due to various factors, necessitating rehabilitation … Read More

Coatings are NOT a Commodity

February 23, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron, T&D industry No Comments

By: Andy Odorzynski, Induron National Sales Manager I spend the vast majority of my time speaking with clients who are preparing to make 6-figure coatings purchases and attempting to weigh their options. It’s common for the people in these buying/specifying roles to seek parity among suppliers–to create an “apples-to-apples” comparison between multiple products/companies. This journey … Read More

Induron for Dummies 101

February 13, 2024By adminCoatings, Induron, Induron Family No Comments

By: Eliska Hood, Intern at Induron  If you had asked me on September 10th if I knew what D102 coating systems, ceramic spheres, long-term weathering racks, plural and single leg pumps, or even a cup gun were, the answer would have simply been, “Huh?”