What is the Durex Architectural Coatings Co., Ltd.?

The name DureX comes from the initials of its founder, Mark Durey.The firm specializes in coatings that can be used on metal or ceramic surfaces and is one of the largest suppliers of coatings for the U.S. government.Dureys coatings are designed to be durable, corrosion resistant and flexible, and can be applied to almost any […]

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Architecture Sputter Coatings: A Story of Invention and Innovation, Part 3

In an era when most architectural materials are manufactured from plastic, aluminium, or some other plasticizer, there is a very special material that can be made from a very old material.And that material is called architectural sputtering coatings.Architectural sputtering coats are used for the exterior of buildings and the interior as well.They are made from […]

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3D printing ‘a way to go to scale’

By now, you’ve probably heard of 3D printed houses, and now a couple of researchers are making the technology available to architects and designers for the first time.Invented by British architect John Laidlaw, the durabond coating, which was designed to protect against water and dust, is also used in coatings for doors, windows, doors and […]

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How a coating for aluminum foil protects from corrosion and the potential for rust

How does a coating protect against corrosion?A coatings is an important part of a building’s structural integrity, and its important that we know what it does and how it works.The coating process involves using an adhesive to attach the coating to a surface.After that, it is added to a solution of chemicals that allows the […]

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