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Nicolas Geoffroy will present at the COM 2017 - Conference of Metallurgists in Vancouver, BCCEP is proud to announce that Mr. Nicolas Geoffroy, P.Eng., Ph. D., Metallurgist, will be presenting at the COM 2017 - Conference of Metallurgists in Vancouver, BC, August 27-30, 2017. Held annually, this conference draws 800-1000 international researchers and industry leaders. Mr. Geoffroy will be presenting a technical seminar based on his paper titled: Corrosion Mechanisms of Underground Industrial Equipment.

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Early failure of cabinetry: Is it always the user's fault?Whether it is kitchens or bathrooms, we have all experienced or heard of damages to cabinets linked to humidity. As an example, let's just consider cabinet panels that swell or coating shell (veneer or thermoplastic) that delaminates. This type of degradation usually occurs as a result of long term usage, when the cabinetry components "get old". However, there are many cases where this type of millwork suffers from premature degradation. For instance, when similar damages are visible over multiple units of a building/condominium, it seems obvious that they are not independent and isolated cases.