Titans of the Abyss: Polyurethane, Polyurea, and Hybrid Lining Technology

This article focuses on very fast-cure, solvent-free polyurethanes, polyureas, and polyurethane/polyurea hybrid technologies, which are often used to meet demands for enhanced productivity and life cycle cost optimization. The authors present detailed definitions and case histories for each of the technologies. Additionally, they describe the technologies' chemistries, cure mechanisms, safety aspects, strengths and weaknesses. The article asserts that these technologies have shown promise for immersion service in various market segments.

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  • Authors:
    • O'Donoghue, Mike
    • Datta, Vijay
  • Publication Date: 2014-1


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: pp 42-63
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  • Accession Number: 01526204
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 6 2014 8:21PM