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October 2015 • Volume 22 • Number 10 Welcome to the MANAGING DIRECTOR & ADVERTISEMENT DIRECTOR Nigel Bean: e: nigelbean1@aol.com t: 01442 826826 e: nigelbean@surfaceworld.com Jane Soones: e: janesoones@aol.com t: 01442 826826 e: janesoones@surfaceworld.com Tony Dolphin: t: 07766 016449 e: sworlded@aol.com EDITOR contents team TECHNICAL CONSULTANT EXHIBITION ORGANISER Alison Cyster-White: e: alisoncwhite@aol.com t: 01442 826826 e: alisoncysterwhite@hillmedia.com Sheena Burrus: t: 01442 826826 e: sheenaburrus@hillmedia.com CIRCULATION & SUBSCRIPTION DEPARTMENT tel: 01442 826826 fax: 01442 823400 Hill Media Ltd, Marash House 2-5 Brook Street, Tring, Hertfordshire HP23 5ED, United Kingdom. The Surface World magazine is published 12 times a year by Hill Media Ltd. Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy and reliability of material published in Surface World, Hill Media Ltd and its agents accept no responsibility for the veracity of claims made by contributors, manufacturers or advertisers. Copyright for all material published in this journal remains with Hill Media Ltd and its agents. © Hill Media Ltd - 2015 ISSN 1757-367X A WORD FROM YOUR EDITOR Jane Soones – Editor COMPANY SPOTLIGHT The spotlight is on Dyne Testing and Neutralac 2 4 INDUSTRY DIARY Forthcoming Editorial and International Events 10 INDUSTRY INSIGHT BCF publish survey for use of antifouling paints. 14 BRITISH COATINGS FEDERATION BLOG Government pulls back support for skills 10 INDUSTRY NEWS 14 AkzoNobel unveils plans to invest in UK pilot plant 14 TQC introduced PowderTAG at Surface World 2015 16 Fischer X-Ray Flourescence Measurement goes mobile 16 A world first for Zinga 20 AkzoNobel helps protect iconic landmark 26 Wallwork Group celebrate expansion 28 MASKING PRODUCTS: TAPES, CAPS & PLUGS 32 Ordinary can become extraordinary – John D. Gill 32 HangOn - specialist in custom made solutions 34 DEVELOPMENTS IN COATINGS New substrate repair and coatings opportunities “Reshaping”surface coating reduces risk of listeria BASF make first entirely black IMOCA 60 possible Bodycote advances stainless steel technologies AUTOMATION & PAINT ROBOTS New ‘Moveable Hoist System’ designed by Eisenmann Achieving precision and perfection with paint robots Service robots revolutionise clean-up of iconic bridge 38 38 40 44 48 50 50 52 54 PRODUCTS & PROCESSES 58 Junair Spraybooths install spraybooth for First Bus 58 NGL solutions improve quality and reduce energy bills 62 WORLD SERVICES 66 @surfaceworldmag Surface World Magazine is supported by: read online @ www.surfaceworld.com October 2015 1