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  • RF Waves and Shielding for MRI Applications

    Previous posts that I have written have mostly dealt with shielding gamma and neutron radiation, however there are other forms of  radiation that should be shielded in certain situation. Radio Frequency (RF) waves are a form of electromagnetic waves produced by electronic devices and networks such as cell phones or radio towers. These waves can […]

  • 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 […]

  • MarShield Launches Daffodil Month Campaign in support of Canadian Cancer Society !

    We are pleased to announce that our MarShield Medical Shielding division will be sponsoring a very special fund raiser in support of the Canadian Cancer Society’s Daffodil Month. Money raised during Daffodil Month helps people living with cancer and their families. Donations fund life-saving research, information and support services. We will be donating $10 for […]

  • Custom Lead Shielded Carriers with Transportation Cart

    Marshield is proud to have recently designed and manufactured custom Lead Shielded Carriers with a Transportation Cart for a Canadian nuclear laboratory. This system is being used for measuring electrical potential of medical isotopes. The 1” thick lead carriers provide storage of the isotopes with the cases being used to protect the communication wires. The […]

  • Modular Radiation Shielding Barriers & Walls

    “… Durable Modular Radiation Barriers designed for maximum flexibility and easy installation.” Marshield designs and manufactures standard and custom-designed radiation shielding modular barriers & walls. These full body shielding units are designed to shield medical personnel from harmful secondary radiation in examination rooms, operating rooms, intensive or cardiac care units, and nuclear medicine suites, as […]

  • 2016 Customer Satisfaction Survey Results – 99.4% !

    As part of our ongoing commitment to quality and ISO 9000 certification, we recently conducted our annual 2016 Customer Satisfaction Survey and sent out a questionnaire to our customers. We asked the following questions … 1. How would you rate the Quality of our products ? 2. How would you rate the TIMELINESS of our […]

  • MarShield Implements Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Protocol For Your Protection !

    In order to provide a secure safe computing environment for you (our customers) we have recently implemented the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol on our websites. You will now notice “Trust Indicators” such as a lock icon with the word “Secure” plus “HTTPS://” associated with our URL in your browser which means that you can […]

  • 2016 Fall Radiology & Imaging Conference – Oct 19-21, Chicago, IL

    Cory Aitken of Marshield will be attending the unique Health Connect Partners Radiology & Imaging Conference in Chicago on October 19-21st in order to network with over 100 Radiology & Imaging Executives representing some of the nation’s top hospitals and health systems. He will be discussing with them our various lead shielding products for Nuclear […]

  • A Gamma and Neutron Radiation Prize Fighter !

    This little competitor was not sure whether he wanted to be a winner in Gamma or Neutron radiation shielding when he grew up. So he decided to weigh in at 5000 lbs and be a prize fighter in both categories ! He has a top lead lined cabinet (16″ high x 20″ wide x 20″ […]

  • Mars Metal Company®  Sponsors “The Beautiful You : Sea, Sand & Surf” Fundraising Event

    The Mars Metal Company®  (MarShield, MarsMetal & MarsKeel Technology) is proud to be sponsoring “The Beautiful You : Sea, Sand & Surf”, a beach themed fund raising event to be held on Friday, October 14, 2016 and organized by Diva’s Changing Lives in support of “The Camisole Project”. The Diva’s are a non-profit fundraising group […]