News Releases

Several raw materials employed in the production of conventional anticorrosion coatings pose severe threat to environment and human health. The hazards have led to surge in government regulations

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Cortec continues to expand its range of corrosion inhibitors to provide enhanced protection to plant and equipment that can suffer rapid deterioration, particularly in humid

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Cortec Middle East were pleased to welcome Boris Miksic, President Cortec Corp. to sunny and hot Dubai in June where he shared some of the challenges and triumphs of his journey along with his vision

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 Multiple valve manufacturers and users worldwide are finding the value of valve preservation centered on vapor corrosion inhibitor (VCI) technology and related strategies. These strategies

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 Cortec, a leader in corrosion control technologies, has launched VpCI-277, a ready-to-use dry film rust preventative designed for preserving metals during storage and transportation.

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Cortec Middle East will be unveiling its new CorroLogic aboveground storage tank (AST) dispensing system for the protection of tank bottoms against soil-side corrosion. The system is designed to be

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VpCI®-389 is an environmentally friendly water-based, temporary coating that delivers exceptional multimetal protection for outside applications and salt-spray resistance. This contemporary coating

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Corrosion is a common problem on carbon steel components shipped overseas or stored for months in humid climates. Metals in good condition when manufactured may be severely corroded by the time they

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Cortec's time-proven VpCI®-368 coating has just become more powerful with the addition of extra Vapor phase Corrosion Inhibitors! Already, VpCI®-368 provides excellent protection to metal substrates

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Cortec VpCI-149 is a unique corrosion inhibiting paper for the protection of a wide variety of metals. Formulated to provide extra protection to sensitive metals such as copper, aluminum, and cast

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Extremely corrosive environments call for extremely durable structures. This is especially true in the Middle East, where reinforced concrete is under attack from many angles. Near the coast, salt

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Vapor phase Corrosion Inhibitor (VpCI®) 126 Series film combines the latest film technology with the most effective corrosion protection for all of your metal products. Sealing your product in

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CorroLogic® is a helpful treatment for the unique challenges of soil-side corrosion on aboveground storage tank bottom plates. It offers protection to areas where Cathodic Protection is ineffective

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VpCI®-426 Descaler/Rust Remover enriched with Nano-VpCI® is a water-based, heavy duty rust remover available in liquid, powder and gel. This progressive and economical rust remover is designed to

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Moisture is a dangerous enemy to sensitive components such as circuit boards, optical devices, electronics, and items in museum storage. Mildew, mold, rust, and an overall decrease in product

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Buildup of scale and corrosion is a common occurrence in pipes and systems in constant contact with water. Waterborne minerals such as calcium carbonate naturally build up over time and accumulate on

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Cortec® team is excited to inform you that multi-functional Cor-Pak® VpCI® Static Dissipative Bubble Film rolls are now available at Cortec's warehouse. This film's unmatched quality is the only

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Never before has a water based coating passed 1,000 hours of salt spray testing. Never before was it thought possible to get so much protection at only 1 mil dry film thickness (DFT)

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MCIs can be applied as surface treatment or included directly in new concrete as a non-invasive admixture. In either case, MCIs are able to travel through concrete pores to protect embedded

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Cortec® Corporation has developed a new Super Barrier version of its EcoShield® VpCI®-144 paper for protecting metal parts from corrosion! EcoShield® VpCI®-144 Super Barrier combines the corrosion

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EcoShield

 Storage and shipment can be a dangerous time for metal parts susceptible to corrosion. Exposure to extreme environment conditions causes valuable assets to corrode or tarnish before they are

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Pump failures at oil production facilities globally—be it the Persian Gulf or the Mexican Gulf—are an occupational hazard, resulting in halted production and the loss of several thousand dollars of

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We are pleased to publicly announce the latest acquisition of Cortec® Corporation. Croatian company CortecCros became a wholly owned subsidiary of Cortec Corporation® after signing of contract

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As oil and gas facilities in the Middle East are aging and approaching their anticipated design life, operators are asking whether the end is really near, and whether a new lease on life is possible

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Hydrotesting and Wet Lay-up

In desalination plants and closed circuit cooling and heating systems, solutions containing dissolved halogens can cause harmful corrosion. To fix this devastating set back, the plant or system must

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Boris Miksic Shares his Journey

Boris Miksic, FNACE, shared his remarkable story with leaders in the corrosion industry in the Middle East at NACE Corrosion UAE 2015. His inspirational talk "Nuts and Bolts of How to Build a

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Cortec Support Drilling Companies

Drilling companies are in a precarious position right now as they often rely upon antiquated rig stacking procedures to minimize the impact of idle times. During these down times, drilling operators

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Issue of Materials Performance

 

Cortec's CORROSION 2014 paper no. 4200, "Protection of Offshore Platform Caisson Legs with a Vapor Corrosion Inhibitor—A Case Study" by Cortec® Middle East's Usama Jacir, Talal A. Rahman

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Building Durable Structures

The United Arab Emirates are the leaders in the Middle East in building sustainable and durable structures, with 65 percent of all green buildings in the MENA region located in the UAE

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Burj Khalifa Towers

Standing 828 meters (2,717 feet) tall and boasting more than 160 stories, Burj Khalifa is the world's tallest structure: a single tower that will eventually house 12,000 people.

 

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