Kevin Milne

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  • We Are Open For You

    As we continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation, our top priority is the safety and health of our team members and customers. Within the Mars Group of Companies, we have enhanced rules and procedures with our employees practicing self-monitoring, social distancing, and strict sanitization guidelines. Mars Metal Group has been deemed an essential service, […]

  • MarShield Radiation Shielding Pleased to Announce CSA N299.3-16 Accreditation

    MarShield Radiation Shielding, a supplier of radiation shielding and protection products and materials to the nuclear energy, nuclear medicine, healthcare and non-destructive testing industries, is pleased to announce their CWB accreditation to CSA N299.3-16 for the supply of items and services to nuclear power plants. MarShield’s manufacturing facilities supplies fully Documented and Certified Nuclear Lead […]

  • SNMMI 2019 Annual Meeting & Conference

    SNMMI 2019 Annual Meeting & Conference

    We invite you to join us for the 2019 SNMMI Annual Meeting & Conference in beautiful Anaheim, California from June 22-25. Please come by to see MarShield in Booth 454 at the Conference. Meet our Shielding Technicians Cory Aitken and Chris Newman a discuss any shielding challenges you might have. To make an appointment or reach […]

  • Shielding Solutions You Can Look Through: Leaded Glass and Leaded Acrylic

    Shielding Solutions You Can Look Through: Leaded Glass and Leaded Acrylic

    In the last article I wrote on radiation shielding materials, I explored the factors considered by a shielding materials expert when designing radiation shielding. Lead, tungsten and concrete are all very effective forms of shielding that have their advantages and disadvantages, but one downside is these materials are not transparent. Two common and reliable solutions to provide safe shielding; […]

  • Choosing the Right Radiation Shielding: Factors Considered by a Shielding Materials Expert

    Choosing the Right Radiation Shielding: Factors Considered by a Shielding Materials Expert

    Radiation Protection is an important field across a wide range of industries from healthcare and medical imaging to nuclear energy, nuclear medicine and non-destructive testing. ALARA (As Low As Reasonably Achievable) is a principle that strives to minimize the exposure of ionizing radiation to people and the environment while considering economics, technology and social factors. […]

  • ASNT Conference 20178

    MarShield at the ASNT

    Come see MarShield at the ASNT (American Society for Non-destructive Testing) Annual Conference in Houston, TX taking place from Sunday October 28th 2018 until Wednesday October 31st 2018 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. We encourage all of our existing clients and any new customers or potential customers to visit us at booth # 226 in […]

  • 2018 SNMMI Annual Meeting

    Visit Us at the SNMMI 2018 Annual Meeting

    Come see us at the SNMMI Show in Philadelphia,  PA from June 23-26, 2018. We welcome all our existing clients and new customers to visit us at booth #443 in the main auditorium. MarShield Radiation Protection Products will be showcasing our specialized products and our team of Sales Technicians will be available to answer all […]

  • MarShield Newsletter September 19, 2017

    MarShield Newsletter – September 19, 2017

    MarShield Custom Lead Lined Cabinets MarShield manufactures a wide range of standard or custom designed lead lined (stainless steel or powder coated) cabinets are suitable for Nuclear Medicine or Radiochemistry laboratories. MarShield has worked extensively with architects, engineers, contractors and end-users like doctors, hospitals, laboratories, and medical & veterinary clinics to ensure that our designs […]

  • SNMNI June 2017

    SNMMI Show Preview & Featured Exhibitors

    Here it is, the official DOTmed SNMMI 2017 show preview and hand plucked list of must-visit exhibitors. In just a few days, thousands of physicians, scientists, technologists, pharmacists, and lab professionals from all over the world will gather in the mile-high city of Denver for SNMMI’s 2017 Annual Meeting. SNMMI is a global destination for […]

  • 3D Lead lined Room Drawing service provides better estimate of lead brick requirements

    “… 3D Lead lined Room Drawing service provides better estimate of lead brick requirements.” In order to help our customers better estimate the lead brick requirements and associated material & labour costs plus plan construction methods for their lead shielded room or wall projects, Marshield now offers a 3D Room Modeling service. Our experts will […]