Graphene Leaders Canada Inc.is pleased to announce it has been awarded a $1.2 million contract through the Federal Government for the development of a new graphene-enhanced technology solution in a protective coating for corrosion prevention as to improve and extend the operational life of naval platforms. The contract will provide $200,000 in phase I development and an additional $1 million focused into commercialization of the product.
This new coating innovation compliments GLC’s platform of graphene-enhanced products. GLC’s patented Protective Coating for Metal Surfaces incorporates graphene into a metal composite plating system and has demonstrated improvements to the wear-abrasion resistance up to 58% over the standard coating. GLC’s patented Nano-lubricity coating offers disruptive improvements in the performance of sports equipment. GLC has other coatings work underway with various global partners to deliver a performance improvement to their products and industry.