Emily Walsh

Recent Posts

News & Events, Product

Happy Holidays from the BTG Labs Team

| Emily Walsh

 The BTG Labs team dressed in their holiday best to celebrate another successful year

 

During this holiday season, BTG Labs reflects on another great year.

In 2017, the team grew by 53%,...

Read More

Material Science, News & Events, Product

Recap: CAMX 2017

| Emily Walsh

Last week, BTG Labs exhibited and presented at the largest composites show and conference: CAMX 2017. Despite a set-back due to Hurricane Irma, causing the date to be rescheduled from September to...

Read More

Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Deck the Hulls: Preparing Ship Hulls for Coating and Painting

| Emily Walsh

Manufacturing a product to withstand the environmental stresses of wind, rain, and sediment is challenging enough. But, when you add saltwater and wave action to the mix, the detrimental threat of...

Read More

Material Science, Adhesion Process, Film & Flexible Packaging, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Testing

"We Speak Dyne, Too" Learn How in BTG Labs' New Video

| Emily Walsh

In some industries--including film and flexible packaging--dyne is the primary language. BTG Labs’ Surface Analyst uses water contact angle measurements as a fast easy, objective, and...

Read More

Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Surface Treatment, Product

On the Surface: An Overview of Surface Types and Measurement Challenges in Manufacturing

| Emily Walsh

Of all the challenges manufacturers face, creating and optimizing critical surface processes for various materials can be very difficult. Traits such as location, size, shape, and texture can add...

Read More

Material Science, Adhesion Process, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product

Case Study: Determining the Sweet Spot of Flame Treatment in Automotive Interior Parts

| Emily Walsh

In 2014, a large manufacturer of automotive exteriors and interiors encountered a problem consistently adhering paint to their dashboards due to an inappropriate use of their flame treatment.

Read More

Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Improve You Understanding and Control of Surface Preparation

| Emily Walsh

Watch BTG Labs’ latest video and learn how to gain total surface quality control with surface preparation with the push of a button. This video offers a way to better understand and optimize...

Read More

Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Learn How to Gain Total Surface Quality Control

| Emily Walsh

Watch the latest BTG Labs’ video showing the Surface Analyst’s revolutionary method for optimizing critical surface processes in manufacturing.

This video demonstrates how the Surface Analyst...

Read More

Adhesion Process, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Guaranteeing Anti-fog Coating Application on Automotive Headlights

| Emily Walsh

The competitive nature of the automotive industry requires manufacturers to engineer the ideal product; failures, no matter how small, are unacceptable and can bring heavy consequences.

Read More

Material Science, Adhesion Process, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product, Cleaning Processes, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Creating Smarter Bonds on Repaired Wind Turbines

| Emily Walsh

As the wind energy industry grows—by 2020 it is expected to provide 10% of the nation’s electricity— wind turbine manufacturers must strive for the most reliable and efficient product that...

Read More

Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Product

Watch BTG Labs' Recent Webinar

| Emily Walsh

BTG Labs presented yet another successful webinar. Hosted by Composites World, and presented by Dr. Giles Dillingham, “Development and Control of Surface Treatments for Adhesive Bonding of...

Read More