• Case Study: Tungsten Custom Shielding Plates for CT Scanner Project

    MarShield has been working to create custom pin hole plates for a CT scanner for the Department of Radiology of University of Chicago Urbana Campaign and University of Pennsylvania. The plates were designed by U of Penn and in coordination with University of Illinois. MarShield has been working to bring this project to life for […]

  • Common Sheet Lead Questions

    Sheet lead is a common, quick and cost-effective method to efficiently shield radiation in dental offices, vet clinics, health clinics, hospitals and other areas. It can also be used for roof flashing and can be laminated to drywall or plywood depending on your needs. Many customers have questions about sheet lead orders and clarifications about […]

  • Launching The Thomasnet Profile, A Complete Overview of MarShield Capabilities

    MarShield is proud to present our profile on Thomasnet, providing a complete overview of our capabilities and specifications. Thomasnet is the number one platform for sourcing industrial suppliers, insights, tools and more for the North American manufacturing industry. For over 120 years, Thomasnet has been helping connect buyers, engineers, and MRO professionals to over 500,000 […]

  • MarShield Feature in The ANS Nuclear News Buyers Guide 2022

    As a proud member of the American Nuclear Society (ANS), MarShield is thrilled to be featured in the ANS Nuclear News Buyers Guide Issue 2022. The American Nuclear Society is a premier organization with over 68 years of committed promotion and advancement of the development and application of nuclear sciences and technologies in order to […]

  • New Readable PDF Downloadable Line Card for MarShield

    The complete list of MarShield products is now available in an easily readable and downloadable PDF format. DOWNLOAD: MarShield Line Card MarShield is the best choice for radiation protection products, and with over 40 years of experience, our in-house technical staff offers full support to our clients. To learn more about MarShield products, call us […]

  • Happy Holidays from The Mars Metal Group of Companies

    On behalf of the Mars Metal Group of Companies we want to wish you happy holidays and a prosperous New Year. We want to extend our appreciation to everyone who supported us this year and we look forward to what 2022 holds! Best wishes for this upcoming year and we look forward to servicing you […]

  • Tungsten Shielding Keeps Radiation Exposure to Minimum

    Several applications require shielding from radiation where lead is not a feasible material. Tungsten heavy alloy provides an alternative to lead that is strong and highly customizable into precision components. With an approximately 1.7 times greater density than lead, tungsten guarantees radiation exposure is kept to a minimum. Benefits Of Using Tungsten Tungsten’s higher density […]

  • MarShield Provides Highest-Quality Lead Glass for the Medical, Industrial, and Nuclear Industries

    Lead glass is widely used in the medical, industrial, and nuclear industries and is essential in protecting employees from harmful radiation. Lead glass is usually placed into a lead-lined frame built into a wall or door. Some of the applications for lead glass include, observation viewing windows, mobile shielding protection, protection panels for check-up systems, […]

  • MarShield Is Proud to Celebrate Women in Medicine

    Each September, MarShield joins the American Medical Association and Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging in celebrating Women in Medicine Month. Women play a crucial role in medicine. This month serves to highlight female physicians’ accomplishments and advocacy work, and shed light on health issues impacting female patients. During the month, the AMA’s Women […]

  • MarShield Launches Specifiers & Architects Resource Hub

    MarShield is proud to announce the launch of its Specifiers and Architects Resource Hub. The hub providers specifiers, architects, and engineers have easy access to MarShield product information, specs, CAD drawings, and many other resources. MarShield Radiation Protection Specs (Section 13090/13 49 00) are also available in CSI 3-Part format on and MarShield […]

  • Women in Nuclear Medicine

    MarShield Celebrates Women in The Nuclear Industry

    MarShield is committed to celebrating and supporting women who work in the nuclear industry. This month we would like to promote a webinar hosted by CNSC and the Canadian Radiation Protection Association (CRPA). The webinar will showcase Canadian women’s lives and careers at various stages of working in radiation sciences. We are also proud supporters […]