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galvanize

[′gal·və‚nīz]
(metallurgy)
To deposit zinc on the surface of iron or steel by the processes of hot dipping, sherardizing, or sometimes electroplating.

galvanize

To coat steel or iron with zinc, as, for example, by immersing it in a bath of molten zinc.
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An efficient and environmentally-friendly, full service galvanizer, it provides superior quality galvanizing while protecting the environment.
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Valmont Coatings' Tampa Galvanizing facility was the galvanizer for a 380 stall facility at its Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, Florida.
North American sales rose due to $9 million revenue contribution from the acquisition of a Canadian galvanizer in December, 2012 and increased internal demand.
Salina Galvanizing, Valmont's galvanizer in Salina, Kansas, was recognized with two awards.
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We have taken a number of actions this year to secure our position as a leading galvanizer in each of our regional markets.
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The American Galvanizers Association (AGA), a leading trade association in the galvanizing industry, presented the awards.