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Success Stories

Click on the links below to view one of our many customer success stories. You will see the problem, ARMOR solution and cost savings for the customer. Be sure to contact your local ARMOR representative to allow ARMOR to assist you with your corrosion and rust issues. At ARMOR, To Serve and Preserve™ is not some fancy slogan, it’s how we do business!

Export Packager
A large export packager had previously used oils and liquids to prevent rust in their packaging and shipping process. The oils and liquids caused major issues with shipping companies as well as with their customers. See how ARMOR helped them out.
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Ford Transmissions
A major Ford plant received numerous customer complaints of corrosion on transmission hubs. During this period, a competitor’s VCI bag was used as a bin-liner to ship parts from Ford to its customers. Read how ARMOR saved Ford over $125,000/year with this issue.
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GKN Sinter Metals
GKN shipped auto parts to Chrysler Mexico and was experiencing severe rust issues due to the amount of water contained inside the powder metal. With thousands of rusty parts potentially lost, read how ARMOR’s Metal Rescue™ saved GKN thousands of dollars.
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Global Pump Company
For suppliers in the oil and gas industry, it would seem like oil would be a natural rust preventative. Read how ARMOR helped a major oil and gas supplier switch to safe, clean and easy rust prevention.
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Golden Gate Bridge Cable
Shipping a massive, expensive and one of a kind component from China to San Francisco, USA posed challenges for this construction component supplier in China. See how ARMOR’s VCI materials helped eliminate rust, save money and assure a successful shipment and fix to the Golden Gate Bridge.
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John Deere Harvesters
Read how ARMOR helped change the way this John Deere plant protected metal components during shipping and storage to South America and export locations. Deere went from a labor-intensive and messy process of oiling to ARMOR VCI Nanotechnology™ products that are clean, safe and easy.
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Linamar
Scrapping parts is costly. Attempting to de-rust them with acids is dangerous for personnel and the metal surface. Thanks to ARMOR’s Metal Rescue™ Rust Remover Bath, this Linamar plant was able to save over 3,000 parts and get their customer back up and running.
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Mold Storage
Mold storage can be a costly, messy and time-consuming process. There are challenges with the heat of the molds that make it even more problematic. Read how ARMOR WRAP® VCI Paper was able to save this manufacturer $42,000 in their storage of extrusion molds.
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Nuclear Power Plant
One of the largest nuclear facilities in the world was using oil to prevent rust on critical and sensitive parts. The application was messy, time consuming and exposed workers to hazardous chemicals. Read how ARMOR China helped them convert to safe, clean and easy rust preventative solutions using ARMOR VCI packaging saving them millions of dollars.
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Plastics Processing Equipment
Using a thick oil that was applied to extrusion barrels valued between $8K-$150K per unit, this company fought rust on every shipment. Read how ARMOR converted them over 15 years ago to a dry rust preventative solution using ARMOR WRAP® VCI Paper thus saving them thousands if not millions over that last decade and one-half.
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