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Scottish Branch AGM

The March meeting was preceded by the Branch AGM where Mr Robert Bell was elected as Branch president for a second year and Mr Bob Sims as his Vice President.
In the absence of the President, Bob Sims introduced the Speaker Simon Turley, International Product Manager: Coatings of Huettenes Albertus.
Simon’s paper was on “ the latest Developments on Refractory coatings “.
He started the paper by talking about casting defects and what they cost, due to scrap and rework and the part that coatings can play in helping to eliminate or reduce some defects. Simon went on to describe why we used coatings and the different types and how the various types eliminated or reduce defects such as veining, scabbing, metal penetration and por read more