Takeover of COT by IFO Netherlands

January 2022, Haarlem January 14th IFO Netherlands realized the business acquisition of COT (Centre for Research and Technical advice) situated in Haarlem (NL). The companies have overlapping activities and for both IFO and COT it is a valuable extension. With this takeover IFO now has a laboratory in the Netherlands and COT is apart of

Witnessing paint application

The required quality levels and specifications of coatings are increasing (for example in the oil and gas industry). In order to be able to meet the required specifications, the quality of the application becomes increasingly more important. Rules and requirements for the application are defined in standards such as NORSOK M501, ISO 20340, IMO

Autoclave tests

Over the years, the demand for paint testing at high pressure and temperature in combination with corrosive gases increases. In various standards and specifications such as ISO 15741, EN 10289, EN 10290, ARAMCO 09-SAMSS-067 APCS 27, NACE TM0185 or various Shell DEP’s measurement results of autoclave tests are required. Our autoclaves can achieve pressures up to

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