Surface Treatment, Composites, Cleaning Processes

3 Things You Need to Know to Create Strong, Reliable Bonds With Laser Cleaning

| Pierce Geary

Manufacturers are always looking to create stronger, more durable, more reliable and, in the automotive and aerospace sectors, lightweight products. In this pursuit they’ve often upgraded and...

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Aerospace, Composites, Surface Preparation

Surface Preparation for Primer Coating of Composites in Aerospace Applications

| Pierce Geary

A lot goes into painting an aircraft. This massive, multi-stage process begins long before that final, shiny topcoat you see on the wings and tail is applied. The components are molded, then...

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Aerospace, Automotive, Composites

Importance of Adhesion & Composites in Lightweighting Cars

| Pierce Geary

One of the most pressing questions on the minds of manufacturing engineers is how to take a load off. Lightweighting, or shedding pounds on assembled vehicles and machinery, is a critical puzzle...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Cleaning Processes, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment

How to Get the Most out of Industrial Parts Washers

| Pierce Geary

Parts washers are the heavy-duty, hardworking machines that have become irreplaceable staples in any automotive or machined part manufacturing process. As manufacturing processes have become more...

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News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Composites, Thermoplastics, Cleaning Processes, Surface Preparation & Treatment

NASA and UVA Work with BTG Labs to Co-Author Spectroscopy Journal Article

| Pierce Geary

BTG Labs' CEO and Lead Scientist, Dr. Giles Dillingham and Research and Development Chemist, Brooke Campbell recently collaborated with NASA scientists and researchers from the Department of...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Medical Device, Webinar, Composites, Thermoplastics, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment

Webinar: Getting the Most Out of Your Plasma Treatment

| Pierce Geary

We've collaborated once again with Composites World for a webinar elucidating a surface prep tool that's widely used and seldom understood.

Watch the video of the webinar "Strategies to Control...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Renewable Energy, Webinar, Composites

Reaching Out - Upcoming October Events and Tradeshows

| Pierce Geary

Autumnal vibes have landed at BTG Labs and along with football-watching, apple-picking, Halloween costume-planning we have an array of opportunities for you to interact with us and learn more...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Composites, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Surface Stories: It's All a Matter of Grit

| Hunter Brankamp

The quality of a process should be left up to chance.

This is commonly the approach that has been taken by manufacturers when working to control their adhesion preparation processes. However, this...

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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...

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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...

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

Register for BTG Labs' Upcoming Webinar: "Development and Control of Surface Treatments for Adhesion Bonding of Composites"

| Emily Walsh

Join BTG Labs for another webinar presented by Chief Scientist Dr. Giles Dillingham. Tune in Tuesday, October 17 at 2 pm ET for this highly anticipated seminar.

Hosted by Composites World, this...

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