COT performs services in the field of investigation, consultation, supervision and projectmanagement of real estate, civil works and steel structures. The laboratory tests paints, protective systems and related products for more than 75 years.
The consultancy department is working in the field of research and expertise, maintenance consultancy and project management in the real estate sector, civil work, industrial complexes and projects in the maritime sector.
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
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
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,