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Application of direct current (galvanic) electricity, as in galvanizing (electroplating).


The process of applying a protective coat of zinc to a ferrous-based metal (e.g., iron or steel). In the classic sense, galvanisation refers to electrochemical or electrodeposition, but in common practice, the metal of interest is dipped in molten zinc.

The obsolete practice of using low levels of direct current as a therapeutic modality.


(gal?va-ni-za'shon) [ galvan(ic) ]
Therapeutic use of a galvanic current.
See: faradism.
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A new unit for hot galvanization (aluminizing) of 270 thou t/year productivity was installed in Fol-lansbee by joint American-Japanese company <<Willing-Nisshin>>.
5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Inertia Engineering, a leading manufacturer of medium and high-voltage electrical distribution, transmission and automated outdoor overhead switchgear, announces the addition of thermal diffusion galvanization (TDG) to the performance and reliability-enhancing features of its industry-leading LineBOSS(TM) Unitized Sidebreak Line Switch series.
The major end-use segments analyzed for Zinc are Galvanization, Brass, Alloys, Semi Finished Products, Chemicals, and Other End-Uses.
Steel Conforming To Is:2062/2011, Is:800, Gr E-250 Fe 410W Quality A And Is 808/1989 And Zinc To Is:209/1992 And Rdso Spec No Eti/Ohe/13 4/84 With A And C Slip Nos 1,2 And 3 Or Latest For Galvanization.
With the new line in commercial operation, we will have 750,000 MT of cold-rolling capacity to match our 700,000 MT of hot-dip galvanization capacity.
Galvanization or galvanisation refers to any of several electrochemical processes named after the Italian scientist Luigi Galvani.
Limited Tenders are invited for Supply Of Ir Heating System For Hot-Dip Galvanization Simulator (Hdgs)
Emissions related to steel poles occur during hot-rolled coil steel production, galvanization, zinc smelting and installation.
No-Eti/C/0009/69,Sheet-1,Mod-B,Sheet-2,Mod-C,Sheet-3,Mod-B Sheet-4 And Sheet-5,Mod -C Or Latest And Steel Conform To Is-2062/2011 Gr-E-250,Quality-A Is-808/1989 Is-800 Rdso Specn For Galvanization Eti/Ohe/13 4/84 A C 1,2,3 Or Latest.
To signal this galvanization of purpose, Prophet's design team took a look at the visual identity, which has remained unchanged for over 25 years.
Cantex Energy's engagement with Slawson Exploration will play an essential role in the aggressive galvanization of our Big Canyon Prospect area, and we look forward to benefiting from Slawson's vast experience and depth of management for which they have been so widely recognized.
Tenders are invited for Manufacture And Supply Of Various Light Fabricated Components Of Bailey Bridge In Galvanization Condition Strictly As Per Grse Drawing