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Legacy of Protection



3M offers a complete line of products engineered for optimum corrosion protection of metal in the harshest environments, including saltwater, wastewater, petrochemicals, solvents and corrosive gases. Several of these coatings also help provide enhanced properties for operation at elevated temperature, mechanical damage protection, compression, wear, abrasion, and cavitation resistance.

Infrastructure Protection Solutions

Mining
3M™ Scotchkote™ solutions for the mining industry include products for Elastomer Repair, Metal Repair, and Chemical and Corrosion Protection. Elastomer repair systems offer a superb tensile and tear strength with excellent elongation capability using the latest advances in solvent-free elastomer technology for repair applications such as conveyor belts and rubber rollers. Metal repair products are ideal for all forms of metal repair to mechanical equipment and machine components, providing versatile fast-setting metal repair, rebuilding and resurfacing materials. 3M also offers corrosion- and chemical-resistant coatings for the internal and external surfaces of plants and equipment, ideal for new-build or refurbishment programs.

Utilities & Power
3M™ Scotchkote™ products provide the power industry with the protection they require. Our products are designed to repair and protect equipment and buildings operating in the most aggressive industrial environments.

Oil & Gas
Since 1960‚ major oil and gas companies around the world have been using 3M™ Scotchkote™ coatings as their primary corrosion protection system for protecting their pipelines. Scotchkote fusion bonded epoxy coating is reliable‚ tough‚ durable and field-proven – it’s a vital element in the gas and oil pipeline network. Scotchkote liquid epoxy internal pipe coating is also a preferred material of international applicators and pipeline operators.

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Manufacturing & Industry
3M™ Scotchkote™ products provide the manufacturing industries with the protection they require. Our products are designed to protect tanks‚ pipelines‚ structures‚ equipment and buildings operating in the most aggressive industrial environments. These qualities make them ideal for the manufacturing industry.

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Transportaion Infrastructure
3M™ Scotchkote™ coating systems are available to protect and finish all types of substrates including metallic‚ cementious‚ plastic laminates and timber. Each coating system is designed to achieve optimum protection and finishing of the substrate with a minimum number of coats‚ thereby reducing the overall cost and time of the coating process.

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Water
Water – our most precious resource. Often taken for granted‚ we only realize water’s true power when forced to go without. Worldwide‚ 3M solutions provide sustainable‚ economic answers to maintaining and protecting our critical potable water pipe infrastructure – from reservoir to tap. Learn how our newest pipe lining products remedy pipe corrosion and keep water flowing using trenchless technology application processes.