Thailand Corrosion and Prevention Conference
Working actively for global corrosion protection
On 02/03 November the international Thailand Corrosion and Prevention Conference 2017 took place in Pattaya. Numerous acclaimed speakers from the fields of research and practice reported on the latest developments and technology for corrosion protection. Dörken MKS also took part, with a presentation on zinc flake technology.
Zinc flake coatings offer high-performance protection.
The well-known event is held every two years, focusing primarily on the Asian markets of China, Japan and Thailand. The goal is to bring together manufacturing industry, research establishments and institutes in the field of corrosion protection and surface coating technology – for fruitful knowledge transfer and the exchange of experience. In addition to a trade exhibition, the over 100 attendees could enjoy an interesting programme of presentations on pioneering corrosion protection solutions. At the invitation of the Thai company and co-host Thaiparker, Onnen von Bredow, CEO Dörken MKS Korea and Head of Asia Pacific, gave a speech on the subject of “High-performance corrosion protection with zinc flake systems”. Numerous other notable speakers were also present, including Prof. To Thi Xuan Hang (Academy of Science Vietnam), Prof. Dr. Sombum King (Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburie, Thailand), Prof. Dr. Daniel Crespy (Science and Technology Thailand), Prof. Li Xiamogang (President and Secretary of the Chinese Society of Corrosion Protection Beijing), Prof. Tzu-Ping Cheng (Industrial Technology Research Institute China), Dr. Yoichi Kojima (UACJ Corporation Japan) and Prof. Dr. Nantawat Khomwan (Kasetsart University Thailand).
For Dörken MKS the congress was a great success. Onnen von Bredow: “We were able to make numerous new contacts with individuals interested in our zinc flake technology, as well as answering many questions regarding the benefits of our products.”
Onnen von Bredow (left) – pictured here with Sukphisarm Suphot (Director Thaiparker) –
Gave a presentation at the congress on the theme of “High-performance corrosion protection with zinc flake systems”.