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Milliken Named one of 2018’s World’s Most Ethical Companies

February 14, 2018
For the 12th consecutive year, Milliken was named to the World’s Most Ethical Company list. Milliken has received this award every year since the award was first given in 2007, and is one of only 12 companies...
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FRPs for Bridges: An Article by Gregg Blaszak

February 05, 2018
The continuous deterioration of hundreds of thousands of bridges in the United States coupled with the mounting billion-dollar price tag for rehabilitation leaves state Departments of Transportation (DOT) with a daunting...
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Our Top Stories of 2017

December 14, 2017
Looking to catch up on some of the news and blogs you might have missed over the course of 2017? We covered everything from pipeline repairs and inspection to product testing and new products. To bring you up to speed,...
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The Truth Behind Composite Inspection Methods: A Final Look

May 25, 2017
As composite repair solutions are typically only researched at the point that a repair becomes a necessity, many find themselves in the dark on the details of the processes, materials and equipment used in the repair...
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The Truth Behind Composite Inspection Methods: Microwave and Thermography

May 11, 2017
In the last two articles of this series we’ve covered a number of different composite inspection methods, looking at the basic principles, operations, benefits and drawbacks. However, throughout the series we kept...
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The Truth Behind Composite Inspection Methods: Pulsed Eddy Current and Radiographic Testing

April 20, 2017
In this article, our third in the series about composite inspection techniques, we review two methods that are commonly used for pipe inspection. Pulsed eddy current and radiography are nondestructive testing (NDT)...
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The Truth Behind Composite Inspection Methods: Ultrasonic Testing with Guided Waves

April 06, 2017
In our first article we answered the original question, “Are your composites inspectable?” We explained that not only are the pipe composite repair materials manufactured by Milliken Infrastructure...
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Milliken Infrastructure’s Gregg Blaszak published in Concrete Repair Bulletin

March 31, 2017
Recently, our own Business Manager Gregg Blaszak, was published in Concrete Repair Bulletin, a bimonthly publication of the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI). His article, Specifying FRP Strengthening...
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A Conclusion: When are Composite Repairs Ideal?

August 29, 2016
Composite repairs can extend the life of a pipe experiencing cracking, but no significant testing has yet determined its effectiveness. Current standards either do not recommend or allow composite repairs on cracks that...
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Mechanical Damage

August 08, 2016
Localized cracking may become present through mechanical damage (MD) including, but not limited to, gradual or rapid soil movement, severe dents, wrinkle bends and bending. Localized cracking due to MD may be external or...
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