Equipment & Infrastructure


OCAS has a dedicated painting lab, equipped to simulate most of today’s industrial paint applications on laboratoy scale.

Selection of our equipment 

  • preparation: solvent vapour or alkaline degreasing, surface activation or passivation
  • application: powder and spray painting, rollcoating, spinning
  • curing: air drying, UV- and IR curing
  • characterisation – see corrosion, electrochemistry, paint appearance, FT-IR, and specialised equipment for structural material characterisation such as FIB, EPMA, etc.

OCAS furthermore has an electrodeposition facility and access to a lab scale simulator for hot dip metallic coating.