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2017, Functional coatings by Northpoint

2017, Functional Coatings by Northpoint Its now 2017 and we are back to business. Northpoint’s focus for this year is the funcutional coatings side of our business.  Over the previous 12-months we have successfully increased the range of DWI Approved … Continue reading

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Akzo Nobel Interpon D-Products

Northpoint Ltd are proud to announce that once again we have been audited and found to meet the requirements of Akzo Nobel Interpon D-Products Approved Applicator Status for the 4th year running. Northpoint Ltd is certified from 1st January 2014 … Continue reading

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BS EN ISO 9001 : 2008

BS EN ISO 9001 : 2008 is a quality management system (QMS) that should be adopted by a company who make a strategic commitment to such a documented system. There are numerous reasons why an organisation might adopt such QMS: … Continue reading

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Pin-holes in Powder Coatings

A common complaint or comment about powder coatings is that they are sometimes pin-holed; a small crater visible, pin-holes in the surface of the finished powder coating. There are many reasons for pin-holes and not all of them are related … Continue reading

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Corrosion Protection – Pt. 2

In my last post we got to the point of corrosion protection by barrier methods and cathodic protection. There are of course other methods. Protection by Steel Passivation With paints or powder coatings, it is possible to delay corrosion under … Continue reading

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Corrosion Protection Coating – Steel; Pt. 1

Corrosion is the deterioration of a material by chemical or electro-chemical reaction; it is the material returning to its natural oxide state. Corrosion can be the result of different processes & can be avoided or minimized by use of an … Continue reading

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Pipe Protection

Northpoint Ltd pipe chemical coatings recently completed the FBE coating of a 1800 NB Duck-Foot Bend. Nothing unusual there you would think. But we were then asked to protect the external coating with a protective tape, the picture tells the … Continue reading

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Customer Satisfaction at an all-time high

Brian Clegg, Northpoint Ltd’s Field Sales Representative has completed contacting a number of our pipe coating customers. The result:  Outstanding!  Not a single customer contacted rated Northpoint less than satisfactory. TO OUR CUSTOMERS WE WOULD LIKE TO SAY THANK YOU! … Continue reading

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BS EN ISO 9000

Northpoint Ltd run their pipe coating operations to meet the internationally recognized quality standard, recognition that the pipe coatings are applied and meet agreed requirements. As part of the process of making sure that our Clients are getting what has … Continue reading

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Wet Painting Introduced

Northpoint Ltd have invested in a new wet paint application facility We are able to offer multi-layer wet paint application to a rage of surfaces and part sizes.  Having recently completed a sizable contract for the internal and external coating … Continue reading

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