The correct way to specify powder coating on commercial projects
Architects specify powder coating for the majority of their projects for use in the external envelope, but what should they specifically ask for by way of specification clauses? more
The next members meeting will be held in January 2021. The event will again be held via GoToMeeting. Should you wish to attend as a guest please drop us a line. email
QUALICOAT UK & Ireland with offices based in the Midlands is the National Association for QUALICOAT approved companies. QUALICOAT is a global quality label organisation committed to maintaining and promoting the quality of lacquering, painting and coating on aluminium and its alloys for architectural applications.
Please browse our website and should you have any questions about architectural powder coatings and the correct specification, please contact one of our local members or phone our office on the number below.
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Guide to coastal use of QUALICOAT finishes
Alternative conversion coating processes under EN12206-1 (2004)
How to Specify
In 1986 several National Associations across Europe representing coaters of architectural aluminium systems formed the QUALICOAT Organisation. more
The quality of any powder coating relies on its ability to adhere to the substrate. So which pretreatment is best to use for powder coated aluminium outdoor construction and infrastructure use? more
A further four updates were announced on the 1st July 2020 which now forms an appendix to the current standard. more
As with many organisations at the present time, QUALICOAT have moved to an online meeting format. more
As the lockdown now begins to ease, the construction sector begins to get back onto its feet and QUALICOAT members return to production following strict government guidelines. more
These finishes are photorealistic and often portray woodgrain or stone finishes, but any photorealistic finish can be replicated. more