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Rubber Lining vs. Vinyl Ester Epoxy for Ion Exchanger Tanks By Ian Isenegger A debate often emerges about the best material options for the internal lining of Ion Exchanger Tanks. Two schools of thought address the subject. Some people prefer the long lasting but more expensive semi hard rubber, while others prefer the less […]
7 Human Errors That Shorten the Lifespan of Industrial Rubber Linings Since its founding year in 1981, end-users have relied on the Blair Rubber Co. to help find solutions to the premature failure of their primary containment systems. Blair Rubber Co. has devoted countless man-hours to the research and development of innovative rubber […]
Case Study: Blair Rubber Partners with Chilean Distributor Project: Patiño y Compañía Location: Chile Situation Patiño y Compañía is a leader in the commercialization of adhesives, sealants, lubricants and coatings of polyurethane and rubber for the mining industry. In 2010, they entered the mining industry as a distributor, offering coating products that reduce […]
Blair Rubber Co. Announces Entrance Into South Korean Market With New Partnership With Saekaphen Korea Co. Ltd.
Blair Rubber Co. Announces Entrance Into South Korean Market With New Partnership With Saekaphen Korea Co. Ltd. Pre-cured products and uncured tank linings from Blair Rubber Co. will be used in South Korea, including the phosphate-fertilizer mining industry. SEVILLE, Ohio – Blair Rubber Co. is pleased to announce the continuing advancement of international rubber lining […]
Synthetic Rubber Linings vs. Natural Rubber Linings From origin to benefits to application, synthetic and natural rubber linings each has its own strengths and weaknesses. In general, a rubber lining is created in the form of a sheet or membrane and forms a barrier between the corrosive commodity and its vessel to guard against […]
Product Update: Replacement of Normac 900R Due to availability issues, Blair Rubber Co. will immediately begin stocking Normac 900E Ultra, which will permanently replace Normac 900R (N-PrBr). The bond characteristics of 900E Ultra are as good as, if not better than, 900R but there are two main differences of which you should be […]
Blair Rubber Co. Expands Sales and Business Development Teams SEVILLE, Ohio — Blair Rubber Co. recently hired a new Sales and Field Engineer and added the position of a Business Development Manager to its team. Ian Isenegger and Rod Caldwell filled the roles, respectively.
Case Study: Hydrogenated Nitrile (HNBR) Lining for WAC Vessels in Alberta Oil Sands Customer / Project: Applicator: Spence Corrosion Control / End User: Nexen Location: Alberta, Canada Situation Nexen Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNOOC Limited, is an upstream oil and gas company. Nexen responsibly develops energy resources in the UK North Sea, […]
Repair or Replace a Rubber Lining? Keeping your equipment safe is of the utmost importance whether you have storage tanks at a steel mill or you are piping slurries. Rubber linings create a protective layer within your facility’s vessels and proper maintenance keeps your equipment running longer. Blair Rubber Co. has suggestions for […]
Blair Rubber Co. wins ARPM’s Manufacturing Day Educational Outreach Award SEVILLE, Ohio – Blair Rubber Co. was recently honored as the winner of the Association for Rubber Products Manufacturers (ARPM)’s inaugural Manufacturing Day Educational Outreach Award.