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galvanize

verb animate, arouse, astonish, astound, confound, dumbfound, electrify, enkindle, excite, fluster, impress, infuse new life into, inspire, inspirit, petrify, put about, quicken, shock, spur on, stagger, startle, stimulate, stir, strike dumb, stun, stupefy, thrill, turn one's head, wake
See also: foment, impress
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It's especially important for us to showcase to architects the performance of galvanizing compared to other protective finishes, particularly as many more contractors are recognising the costeffectiveness of long-term protection against steel corrosion.
The new galvanizing plant will operate as AZZ Galvanizing-Nebraska and will complement AZZ's Midwestern locations in Minnesota and Denver, Colorado.
This transaction is intended to help AZZ Galvanizing Services to increase its network of hot-dip galvanising plants to 42 sites in the United States and Canada.
The probability of formation of various iron-zinc layers depends primarily on the process temperature, the composition of the metal subjected to galvanizing, as well as other factors [3].
To truly understand how hot dip galvanizing saves lives, time and money, one first needs to understand how and why it is so effective at preventing corrosion on steel.
First the lightly acidic solution cleans any remaining iron oxides, and second it provides a protective layer to prevent any iron oxide formation prior to immersion in the galvanizing kettle.
He said the design of the statue and the complex shapes involved made galvanizing the steelwork for the 'Crouching Man' a unique project for Scottish Galvanizers, with every piece of the structure different.
An integrated rainwater collection and storage system, for example, enables rainwater to be recycled into the galvanizing process, eliminates run-off from the 2.
Under the deal, the two steel-making titans will set up a continuous galvanizing line at which sheet will be dipped in a bath of molten zinc to make high-quality steel sheet, Nippon Steel said.
Over 200 years later, the inherently simple hot-dip galvanizing process has changed little and is one of the most widely used forms of protecting steel from corrosion.
Lloyds TSB has provided pounds 10m in funding for Wedge Group Galvanizing over the last 10 years, helping it to establish a significant market share in the UK.
Galvanizing currently undertaken on Teesside will now be shifted to Metnor Galvanizing's other plant in Chesterfield, Derbyshire.