Why Choose USI Groups?

USI offers comprehensive solutions for Manufacturing, Automotive, Pulp & Paper, Sugar Mills, Chemical Plants, Food & Beverage, Plastics and Powder Coatings Facilities.  We understand the constant demand of meeting production deadlines while avoiding unscheduled down days caused by abrasion, corrosion or erosion.  We want to partner with you to improve safety, extend the life of your machinery and equipment while giving you an alternative to long lead times on replacement parts or loss of production. Let us provide your team with the technical support, training and troubleshooting to make your project successful.

USI offers a full line of composite repair and protective coating systems.

  • Metal Repair
  • Ceramic Repair & Protection
  • Pipe Wraps & Rehabilitation
  • Rubber Repair
  • Concrete Repair
  • Flooring Epoxy Systems
  • Corrosion Protection
  • Chemical Resistant Linings
  • Food, Drug & Beverage  (Polymeric coatings and resins suitable for 21 CFR 175.300)

Let us help you repair, protect, and upgrade your structures, facilities, and machinery.T

When you partner with USI, you get:

  • Product support specialists
  • Facility coatings survey
  • NACE Certified coating inspectors
  • Same-day shipping on most products
  • 24/7 Customer support for your project or repair

Industry Specific Brands

USI carries Resimac, USI Repair Kits, Duromar, Cortec and so much more.

Industry Related Products

USI carries liquid epoxy coatings, hot/cold applied tapes, wax tapes, rockshield and so much more.


Industry News

Trending news, industry challenges, and the most recent information on how to repair, protect and upgrade.

Layup of Manufacturing Facility

When evaluating the layup of a manufacturing facility, the task can be broken down by classification of equipment and systems into categories as follows: Structures Equipment Work in progress Finished

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Case Studies

Partnering with USI helps clients like you complete successful projects.

Bag House Protection

THE PROBLEM This Midwest Coke & Battery Plant was having problems with erosion and corrosion in their bag houses, causing small holes that constantly needed welding. They were looking for an alternative to replacement and selected Unconventional Solutions for long-term protection and lower their life cost to do the job.

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Vertical Inline Pump for Cooling Tower

PROBLEM The veins on this vertical inline pump for a cooling tower at a refinery had severe abrasion wear because of the 30 years of service it provided.  The client wanted to see how the Resimac products could perform against the competition, and it came out with an exceptional review.

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Hydraulic Ram Repair

PROBLEM This hydraulic cylinder on an automotive assembly line hoist was scored and pitted causing loss of hydraulic oil, efficiency, and a hydraulic fluid puddle that could lead to a potential slip/fall to a coworker. Originally, the plant was looking to repair the hydraulic cylinder that would cost them over

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Warehouse Concrete Floor leveling

The Problem The client faced significant challenges due to an issue with concrete leveling at their facility. A substantial movement joint, measuring between 2.4 to 3.0 inches, had developed between the building structure and the adjoining external concrete surface. Over time, the misalignment between the two concrete pads had worsened,

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How To...

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How to Repair and Prevent Galvanic Corrosion in a Chiller

How to Repair and Prevent Galvanic Corrosion in a Chiller

Learn how to repair, protect and upgrade your chillers with Unconventional Solutions. We review galvanic corrosion and how to repair it on your chiller. Galvanic corrosion (dissimilar-metal corrosion) is an electrochemical process in which one metal corrodes preferentially, when in

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Planning Projects in 2019?

By Stormy Shaw Flooring Unconventional Solutions offers many kinds of flooring to fit every need. We have both epoxy and urethane coatings for refinishing. We also have repair systems that can increase the life of your existing floor. Whether it

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