Organization: Integran Technologies Inc

Dupont enters alliance with Canadian firms

Dupont, Wilmington DE, has struck a market development alliance agreement with Toronto’s Integran Technologies Inc to develop nanocrystalline metal/polymer hybrid technology aimed at the automotive, consumer electronics and sporting goods markets. The alliance also involves Integran affiliate Morph Technologies Inc, also of Toronto, and PowerMetal Technologies Inc, Carlsbad CA. The new product will be branded…

TPC invests in nanotech coatings R&D for aircraft

Integran Technologies Inc has received $3.6 million from Technology Partnerships Canada to develop nano-structured coatings technology for the aerospace and defence sectors.The $8.6-million R&D program will see the Toronto-based firm dev-elop nano-crystalline cobalt-phosphorous coatings as a cheaper and more environmentally benign alternative to hard chrome plating currently used by industry. The coating technology will have…