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Packaging to prevent Corrosion to castings in transit

Friday, 20 October 2017

The west midlands branch October meeting held at Churchill Social club Wednesbury featured a presentation by Jerry Harwood of Technology Packaging Ltd on the use of packaging to provide temporary corrosion prevention for cast metals.

The company was founded by Jerry in 2001, and now has sales coverage throughout Europe with sales support provided globally.

Global customers include: Caterpillar, Cummins, JCB, Honda, Tata, Ford, and J.L.R.

The estimated annual cost of corrosion in industry worldwide is $2.75 Trillion, with $352 million being the cost to production and manufacturing industries. It is therefore essential to ensure that products are protected from corrosion at all stages of processing and shipping.

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