Sep. 17, 2014
David Shong
Active Corrosion Inhibition with XOX™ Treated Insulations
Lately, there has been a lot of industry discussion around the use of hydrophobic insulations as one method of preventing corrosion under insulation (CUI). One recent article...
Sep. 03, 2014
JM Editors
Top Three Reasons to Choose Calcium Silicate Insulation
The industrial insulation industry has seen many innovations in the last decade that provide specifying engineers new options for insulating high-temperature piping and equip...
Sep. 03, 2014
JM Editors
Standard Specification for Calcium Silicate Block and Pipe Insulation
To maintain safety and reliability, any installation of of calcium insulation should conform to the specification standard set by ASTM. In this case, the current active stand...
Aug. 20, 2014
JM Editors
The Chemistry of Calcium Silicate
Calcium silicate is the chemical compound Ca2SiO4, also known as calcium orthosilicate and sometimes formulated 2CaO.SiO2. Often referred to by its shortened trade name Cal-S...
Jun. 26, 2014
JM Editors
How Calcium Silicate Insulation Is Made
Calcium silicate insulation is manufactured from amorphous silica, lime, reinforcing fibers and other additives that are mixed with water in a batch mixing tank to form a slu...
Feb. 05, 2014
JM Editors
Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) Part II – Selection Of Insulation Material
In the first installment of our blog post series on&nbsp
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