MN100: Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings

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September 8, 2016

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The Company:
Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings is a global provider of protective and marine coatings, offering a complete line of time-tested, high-performance coatings technologies to combat corrosion, protect assets, enhance personnel safety, and improve aesthetics. From more than 4,000 company-owned distribution points worldwide, Sherwin-Williams experts use market-specific knowledge to evaluate, recommend, and deliver the highest-performance coatings and linings to protect customers’ assets.
Primary Product / Service:
From acrylics to zincs, Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings offers high-performance corrosion control products and unmatched corrosion control specification expertise to meet virtually any customer’s needs. The broad product portfolio features a full line of marine and specialty coatings, including topside, ballast, and hull coatings for all areas of a ship. Sherwin-Williams offers innovative technologies and logistics systems to protect every inch of vessels and keep maintenance and new build programs running smoothly. The goal is to improve customers’ profitability and productivity by ensuring they always get the right coating, at the right location and on schedule. 

The Case:
From stem to stern, Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings offers a complete line of high-performance coatings that protect shallow draft marine assets from corrosion and wear. This includes a semihard, anti-fouling coating with a moderately high concentration loading of cuprous oxide to inhibit algae and other plant growth. Specifying coatings for marine and offshore requires experience and knowledge due to widely varying corrosive environments and specific conditions unique to your industry. Sherwin-Williams’ NACE-certified experts provide the assistance our customers need regarding surface preparation and selecting the correct system to extend their coatings’ service lives.
101 W. Prospect Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115
Telephone: (800) 524-5979
Marine Market Segment Director: Tim McDonough
(As published in the August 2016 MN100 edition of Marine News)
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