Working close to the water you must consider the risk of contaminants getting into the water or into waterways. Another consideration is noise, many shipyards have noise restrictions in place to protect their workers.
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Choosing the right abrasive
The most common types of abrasives used in the shipyard and marine industry are usually expendable abrasives including crushed glass, copper slag and garnet. These are popular among blasters as they are able to clean the surface while removing the coating in less time. Our experts can help you choose what abrasive would work best for your job.
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Many shipyards have noise restrictions in place to protect their workers. Rapid Prep has the right equipment to meet the necessary requirements.
Available Equipment for rent and purchase
- Quiet Cubes
- Electric Dust Collectors
- Electric Vacuums
- 28 Ton Blast Pots
- Blast and Recovery Systems
- Greener Blasters
*Additional equipment available