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Gary Johnson's impression of the ARMEX/ACCUSTRIP process is succinct: "We're opening up a whole new field of cleaning." As owner and general manager of Coastal Contractors Ltd. of Springfield, Oregon,... (View Full Article)
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AlliedSignal Automotive Brake Division manufacturers 50,000 castings a day as a tier one supplier to the "Big Three" automotive companies. Most of the castings (made from ductile iron at this foundry)... (View Full Article)
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Every locomotive on this railroad is completely stripped and repainted every ten years. At the company's three painting facilities, crews spend every working hour of every day stripping and repainting... (View Full Article)
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Marine operators from Michigan to Florida are using ARMEX Cleaning and Coating Removal Systems to depaint yacht hulls and clean engine outdrives, bilges, fittings, and trim. And they're doing it... (View Full Article)
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The man-made "volcano' in front of a major Las Vegas hotel is a well known landmark and popular tourist attraction. The huge structure â approx. 60 ft. high and 100 ft. across the top â... (View Full Article)
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A Snack Food Facility in Casa Grande, Arizona needed to clean vegetable oil residues from its production line exhaust fan systems. The fans were so encrusted that they were out of balance and not... (View Full Article)
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St. Andrew's Baptist Church in Wichita, Kansas suffered an extensive fire in the kitchen. The structural fire damage was confined to the kitchen; however, the soot and water damage affected about 75%... (View Full Article)
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How do you blast equipment inside the generator house ("power house") of a plant? Until recently the answer was an emphatic, "You don't"! But with ARMEX Blast Media and the ACCUSTRIP SYSTEM, you can... (View Full Article)
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Thousands of food and manufacturing companies around the world use hot melt glue to seal the packages containing their finishing products. Red Wing Foods in Fredonia, New York, is no exception. After... (View Full Article)
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A primary producer of aluminum billet, foundry and ingot in New Madrid, Missouri was in need of a new cleaning process. One type of ingot is T-shaped and is cast with aluminum T-shaped molds. These... (View Full Article)
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"It just can't be done." For some people that's the end of the story. But for Greg Martin of G.W. Martin, Inc., a Certified Contractor for ARMEX Cleaning and Coating Removal Systems in Rochester, NY,... (View Full Article)
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A prominent chemical facility in Pevely, Missouri, manufactures the styrofoam batting material that is used as packing, padding, and insulation, and in the manufacture of flotation devices for boats.... (View Full Article)
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According to Keith Seaman, President of Technical Barrier Systems, Inc. (TBS) and the ARMEX distributor in Ontario, Canada, marketing to governmental agencies often requires a lot of effort ... and a... (View Full Article)
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Flexel, Inc. is the only manufacturer of cellophane film in the United States. Cellophane is a clear packaging film produced from wood pulp. Like rayon fiber and some sausage casings, the cellophane... (View Full Article)
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ARC International makes anilox printing rolls â some of the finest in the world. The quality of their rolls is indisputable, and so is the difficulty in thoroughly cleaning the millions of... (View Full Article)
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A major plastics manufacturer makes beads of a versatile plastic used in products ranging from car bumpers to fibers for clothing. Their plant is very similar to a petrochemical facility, only cleaner... (View Full Article)
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Critical molds that produce automotive headliners need to be cleaned daily to remove the resin materials and mold release agents that accumulate on the surface. If the mold release and resins are not... (View Full Article)
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T.C.O.T. (Terengganu Crude Oil Terminal) is a large ESSO crude oil operation located in the eastern region of peninsular Malaysia. The project involved stripping paint, dirt, grease, and corrosion... (View Full Article)
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A steel company in Japan uses four gas and two steam turbines to generate electricity for its manufacturing plant. The 20-megawatt gas turbines, similar to those used for jet aircraft, have a... (View Full Article)
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The customer wanted to clean and degrease the inside of a drill carrier in preparation for painting. The drill carrier, used in open-pit coalmines, was approximately 70 feet long by 30 feet wide and... (View Full Article)
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A mid-size tanker had transported crude oil, called Bunker C, for more than 20 years. The Bunker C created a thick black residue on the entire surface of its four cargo holds. The holds have two... (View Full Article)
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Various munitions, which arm the United States Navy's submarines, are maintained at the Keyport Naval Under Sea Warfare Center, located in Washington's Puget Sound. As part of a weaponry maintenance... (View Full Article)
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In 1995, the customer of New South Wales in Australia, needed to clean all external surfaces of stainless steel passenger carriages (trains) in a $1.2 billion (Australia) refurbishment contract. At... (View Full Article)
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Seventy years of accumulated city grime coated the 47-story Penobscot Building, once the tallest building in Detroit. Occupying a quarter of a city block in one of the busiest areas of the Motor City,... (View Full Article)
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Bootstrap Aircraft is restoring to flight the Chance Vought F4U Corsair fighter aircraft. This World War II aircraft holds the distinction of being the only fighter designed and built by one... (View Full Article)
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Maintaining streets and managing sanitation operations for a city of three million people are significant responsibilities for Chicago's Department of Streets and Sanitation. Included among these... (View Full Article)
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A Refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, has â like many refineries -- Johnson screens to filter the petrochemical product during processing in the Oleflex process unit. Over time, the platinum... (View Full Article)
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Take a plant with many different types of rotating equipment, all requiring regular maintenance. Add extremely stringent worker safety regulations. Top with strict environmental controls. It isn't... (View Full Article)
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A Wyoming-based coal firm operates continuously 365 days a year to produce nearly 15-million tons of coal, which is primarily used as an energy source. As part of the mining process, a high-speed,... (View Full Article)
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A 500-foot long missile frigate owned by the Deutsche [German] Navy had five coats of paint with a bond failure between the third and fourth coats. Since the ship was on active duty in the United... (View Full Article)
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In the recaust area of a Weyerhaeuser paper mill in Canada, limestone is burned in a kiln to produce lime â a caustic chemical used in the paper manufacturing process. This fine white powder... (View Full Article)
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It's safety first at a natural gas transmission station in south Texas. At this site raw gas from natural gas fields is processed, then pressure is added to send the gas underground to other pipeline... (View Full Article)
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At a petrochemical plant in Freeport, Texas, dirt, grease and rust accumulate on a variety of surfaces, including tanks, piping, motors, steel pumps and concrete flooring. Using the ARMEX®... (View Full Article)
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Ronald Spies of Spies Painting & Decorating Inc. first contacted ARMEX in March 1991. He received some general information about the process and, though intrigued, we didn't hear from him again until... (View Full Article)
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Always on the lookout for new and better ways to do things, a group of representatives from a chocolate candy manufacturer spotted a winner when they visited a northern California engineering and... (View Full Article)
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While we have performed the baking soda media blasting technique many times to clean irregular building surfaces, here we report on a specific test case for which we collected a variety of samples... (View Full Article)
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Allen Family Foods, Inc. is a large poultry processor. Like all food processing plants, they must maintain rigorous standards of sanitation while keeping productivity high. ARMEXâ Blast... (View Full Article)
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An animal shelter for cats and dogs located in the Southeastern United States needed a safe, effective and economical way to clean its indoor pens and make them attractive and odor-free. The pens... (View Full Article)