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VCI protects gearboxes and drive housing during overseas shipping

Posted on May 26, 2020
by Michael Malczewski
Problem A premier supplier of high-quality engineered equipment for the waste water industry faced challenges with shipping new products to a Southeast Asia country. They needed a solution to protect very large drive housings from rust and corrosion during their long ocean transit. Each drive housing also contained an enclosed worm gear box which required

Supplier of automotive parts delivers clean, dry and corrosion free parts with the use of Zerust® ICT®570 VCI Foam Sheeting

Posted on May 26, 2020
by Jennifer Humes
Problem A global supplier of brake, chassis and drive components to the automotive industry was experiencing rust issues with components shipping within North America.  Their method of protection when Zerust® was called in, consisted of the use of a competitor’s open cell VCI Foam layered within the dunnage. A local Zerust® representative visited the customer’s

Powertrain manufacturer saves over $30,000 a year with the use of Zerust® VCI bags

Posted on May 22, 2020
by Chuck Zvosec
Problem A Tier 1 automotive powertrain manufacturer started producing a new part that required Zerust® VCI protection during shipment to the end user. The manufacturer had an existing supply of Zerust®  2 mil Ferrous Yellow VCI bags. However, the VCI bags were too large for their new application and they found their employees were spending

What is the best rust remover?

Posted on May 12, 2020
by Joseph Beckley
Globally, rust is a major problem. The United States Navy alone calls it a $6 billion problem. The National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) put the cost at 276 billion dollars annually. It affects governments, businesses, and consumers alike. The best approach is to stop rust before it starts using one or multiple approaches such
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