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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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Corbetts the Galvanizers specialises in hot dip galvanizing, which involves the coating of steel with a layer of zinc by immersing the metal in a bath of molten zinc.
The American Galvanizers Association competition included 15 categories with nearly 100 projects from galvanizers around the world.
Gareth Heath, health and safety officer for Cardiff Galvanizers, said: "We're definitely seeing customers placing a greater significance on sustainability.
Mike Small, sales manager at Newport Galvanizers, said: "We were delighted to support Centregreat Engineering with the refurbishment of the Mumbles Lifeboat station, an iconic structure in Swansea Bay.
26 October 2011 - CRISIL said yesterday it had given a BB- rating with a "stable" outlook to the INR80m (USD1.6m/EUR1.2m) cash credit of Indian engineering equipment firm Global Galvanizers Pvt Ltd.
Highland Galvanizers provides hot dip galvanizing services to a wide range of industries throughout Scotland.
Wastes from steel mills, coal-fired power plants, aluminum manufacturers, mining operations, nuclear fuel processors, foundries, galvanizers, and other industries can make their way into fertilizers and soil amendments.
For television's galvanizers, perspective has vanished, as if caught in a sandstorm of hype and war whooping.
Industrial Galvanizers has to handle long telecommunications and transmission power line poles in its new plant in Steele, Ala., which has the largest galvanizing bath on the East Coast.
A trio of apprentices at Edward Howell Galvanizers have completed their training to become fully-fledged members of the team.
Sophie Williams, finance director at Telford-based Corbetts the Galvanizers, one of the UK's longest established hot dip galvanizers, said it has restructured its pay rates over the last 12 months in light of changes to the Living Wage.
Corbetts the Galvanizers, one of the UK's longest established hot dip galvanizers, is looking to build on significant investment in new equipment and a number of senior appointments to target opportunities in the agricultural, transport infrastructure, street furniture and utilities markets.