CREST DIT Research Themes
Surface coatings are an essential element to the efficiency and efficacy of new technologies currently being developed to address the needs of the engineering sector.
- Protective Coatings: Protective coatings for challenging environments where superior corrosion performance and improved wear resistance are required.
- Metal Finishing: Surface treatments for metal parts especially when fabricated on site.
- Biomedical Devices: Development of improved adhesion technology for multi-layered biomedical devices particularly for release control.
Irish companies throughout the construction sector are affected by the associated rapidly-evolving market needs of designers/specifiers; building system manufacturers; contractors; facilities managers; and operators of infrastructure.
- Sustainable Building Technology: Smart building systems utilising renewable energy systems within municipal environments using sustainable materials.
Additional equipment includes: