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Research and Development

Mapaero laboratories have the latest equipment technology including: 

· Salt spray Chamber 

· Infrared and visual spectrometer

· Various spectrophotocolorimeters 

· Flammability test equipment 

· Electrochemical impedance measuring equipment 

· Climatic test chamber 

· Dedicated lab for metal surface conversion treatments 

· Accelerated UV test Chamber 

· Dispersers, mixing and grinding equipment

· Scratch resistance test

· Abrasion test equipment

Two laboratories

The Mapaero Laboratory Team is dedicated to research and development of innovative and protective products for harsh environments such as icing, hailstorm, saltwater, UV exposure, kerosin and hydraulic oil, to achieve and satisfy the demand for the marine industry, ongoing desire to embrace the latest technologies and improve both industry and environmental conditions.

Today the Laboratory consists of two key divisions each with their own facilities:


The Epoxy Lab; with over 20 years of expertise in protections is responsible for supporting the existing business of corrosion prevention and is highly dedicated to the development of Chromate free coatings in the future.


The Polyurethane lab look after the research of interior and exterior finishes and specializes in the reduction of VOC levels and water based technologies; today they are renowned globally for the wide choice of colors and special effects.

Environmental :

The Mapaero lab team have a strong policy of developing environmentally- friendly products, particularly with water-based paints and low VOC products embracing the latest technologies and striving for environmental protection.