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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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Whitford Plastics Paint School

Over two days last week Northpoint Ltd staff Khamran Uddin & Adam Callaghan attended the Whitford Plastics Paint School. Khamran is at the top of the stairs and is currently employed in the role of Bakeware Coatings Coordinator.  Khamaran is … Continue reading

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Spray Operative Vacancy

Northpoint Ltd presently have a Spray Operative Vacancy to fill: Spray Operative – Bakeware Job Description: Prepare and apply both wet and powder paint systems to industrial bakeware Clean and maintain spray guns Have an understanding of both water based … Continue reading

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Fence Coating Stock Colours List

Northpoint Ltd are changing the standard colours list with effect from 01 Feb. 2014 to a Stock colours list RAL 6005 Green & RAL 9005 Black will remain as the two basic colours offered.  There will be a further 38 … Continue reading

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Non-Stick Coatings

What are Non-Stick Coatings? Non-Stick coatings are a complex mix of lubricating pigments in a continuous matrix of a binder. This is normally a tough coating layer providing a low friction resistance surface between two parts. The lubricating pigments fit … 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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Who We Are

Northpoint is a leading provider and pioneer in application of industrial coatings to steel and other metals. As one of the most experienced and respected specialists in the coatings application business, you can rely on us to help you manage … Continue reading

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