Our Automotive Technology Platforms
Cirrus Paint-free Colour™
Paint processes tend to be energy intensive (baking processes, thermal oxidation), GHG intensive (drying and natural gas oxidiser-use) and environmental emission problem areas.
Auto paint shops have often seen fires, and exceedances of paint particulate emissions limits, resulting in fines from regulators.
Our paint-free colour system offers nano-structural surface colouring at ambient temperature, without the air-borne emissions.
Cirrus Hybrid™ is a patented family of coating systems for light metal alloy and 3D- printed components, specifically aluminium, magnesium, and titanium, that is 75% thinner, lighter and 5x more energy efficient to apply than competing systems.
Cirrus Mag Defender™
Mag Defender™ improves the corrosion resistance and durability of Mg alloys with a sustainable, low cost advanced surface coating.
Until recently, the wider use of Mg alloys has been limited by their susceptibility to corrosion.