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clad·ding

 (klăd′ĭng)
n.
1. A metal coating bonded onto another metal under high pressure and temperature.
2. The process of forming such a coating.
3. A protective or insulating layer fixed to the outside of a building or another structure.

[Earlier, clothing, possibly from clad.]

cladding

(ˈklædɪŋ)
n
1. (Metallurgy) the process of protecting one metal by bonding a second metal to its surface
2. (Metallurgy) the protective coating so bonded to metal
3. (Building) the material used for the outside facing of a building, etc

clad•ding

(ˈklæd ɪŋ)

n.
1. the act or process of bonding one metal to another, usu. to protect the inner metal from corrosion.
2. metal bonded to an inner core of another metal.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cladding - a protective covering that protects the outside of a building
protective cover, protective covering, protection - a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors"
revetement, stone facing, revetment - a facing (usually masonry) that supports an embankment
Translations

cladding

[klædɪŋ] N (Tech) → revestimiento m

cladding

[ˈklædɪŋ] n
[building] → revêtement m
[nuclear reactor] → gainage m

cladding

[ˈklædɪŋ] n (of roof) → rivestimento
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In-stock color options include white and bronze paint and clear & bronze anodized exterior cladding which is typically offered with more contemporary aluminum products.
Dubai-based building materials group Danube has announced that it has gained approval from the Dubai Civil Defence for fire safety ratings of its Alucopanel USA range of composite cladding panels.
Designed for various energy technologies requiring high current carrying capability in extremely corrosive or hostile environments, they can be customised for conductivity with cladding thickness from 10 per cent to 90 per cent.
Contract award: Contract E202-03 Cladding Works, incl.
The Climax AC3000 Auto Clad system is a integrated cladding machine that lays 5 lbs.
Abakan Inc, an emerging leader in the advanced coatings and metal formulations markets, has announced that its CermaClad high-speed large-area metal cladding technology has received the Steel Excellence Award from the American Metal Market under the 'Best Process Innovation category' where other notable winners in other categories included the number one steel manufacturer ArcelorMittal, Nucor Corporation, and AK Steel Holding Corporation.
Installation of fire-rated aluminium cladding panels are crucial for building safety and can help save lives and reduce damage to civil structures when fire breaks out.
Comprehensive research was carried out into how to deploy laser cladding technology for in-situ crankshaft repairs.
Thus the state of the fuel rods (intactness of cladding, residual stresses in the cladding and fuel pellets, gap between the cladding and pellets and etc.
The titanium boride (TiB) reinforcing phase was formed in situ in the clad layer during the cladding process.
CermaClad is a high speed cladding process that dads 15-100 times faster, is cheaper and offers better metallurgical properties than the competitive weld or laser cladding processes, according to the company.
This paper presents the creation of surface layers of laser cladding with the use of additional materials in the form of powder with a direct addition to the welding process.