MarShield News

  • Featured Projects

    November 2013 The below picture shows our lead shot bags being used as shielding in an optical tube at a Laboratory. Please visit our lead shot page on our website to find out more. Recently MarShield was asked to make an NEMA 12 enclosure that will become a lead lined electrical enclosure to provide radiation […]

  • Does your safety rated glass meet ANSI standards?

    There are low priced products on the market that imitate Saf-T-Lite glass however, MarShield’s Saf-T-Lite Radiation Protector Glass is one of few products available that are ANSI (The American National Standards Institute) rated. Saf-T-Lite Radiation Protector Glass meets the impact-resistant requirements of ANSI Z97.1-1984 & 16 CFR 1201 Cat.ll. Make sure you buy a quality […]

  • International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

    At Mars Metal Company, we strive for continuous improvement in all aspects of our business. We are constantly looking for ways to enhance customer satisfaction and optimize our operations. In this vein, our Quality Management System was recently upgraded and registered to ISO 9001:2015 and CAN3-z299.2-85. Copies of our Certificates of Registration are available on […]

  • Radiation Shielding for every occasion

    Burlington company looks to cash in on nuclear reactor overhaul

    MarShield, a division of Mars Metal Company is excited to share the article published in the Hamilton Spectator about what we do, how the Darlington reactor overhaul will contribute to our future growth, and how our company has evolved over the past 35 years. Sample of the article: “A Burlington company sees big business in […]

  • Now Available – CAD Drawings for Portable/Stationary Radiation Shielding Barriers

    MarShield is excited to share that we now offer CAD drawings for our Portable/Stationary Radiation Shielding Barrier line.  We have added all of our Portable/Stationary Radiation Shielding Barrier models online with photo realistic renderings, specifications, and CAD drawings. This will make your purchasing process easy and allow you to find exactly what you are looking […]

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    MarShield Offers a New Line of Lead Lined Cabinets with CAD Drawings

    News Release April 12th, 2013 ——- MarShield understands that our customers would like to know well in advance what they are getting when they order a standard or custom lead lined cabinet from us. To make the process very simple we have added all of our standard cabinet models online with photo realistic renderings, detailed […]

  • OCI Suppliers Day

    OPG Suppliers Day 2013

    MarShield will be exhibiting at the OPG Suppliers Day. A complete range of radiation shielding products for the nuclear industry will be available for viewing. Exhibit Hours: Wednesday June 5th, 8:30am to 4:30 pm Where: Ajax Convention Centre Ajax, Ontario Booth: #4 Learn More

  • MarShield Honoured with Excellence in Manufacturing Award

    News Release April 12th, 2013 ——- MarShield is excited to announce that we have been presented with the Business Excellence in Manufacturing Award for 2012 by the Burlington Chamber of Commerce! At the 2013 Burlington Awards Ceremony, MarShield was honoured to join the elite group of businesses located in Burlington that have succeeded in providing […]

  • MarsKeel (division of Mars Metal Company) in SuperYacht Industry

    We are excited to share the article about us in the SuperYacht Industry Magazine! Sample of the article: “For over 33 years MarsKeel Technology has united a passion for sailing and technical prowess with their carefully engineered keel systems for the superyacht industry. As the company expands within Europe, SYI takes a close look at […]

  • MarShield will be at the 2013 Annual CRPA Conference

    MarShield will be exhibiting at the CRPA (Canadian Radiation Protection Association) Annual Conference in Sherbrooke, Quebec on May 27th and 28th. A complete range of radiation shielding products for the medical industry will be available for viewing in our booth #4. This Annual Conference will be held at the Delta Sherbrooke Hotel. For more information […]

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    A Day in the Life of a Radiation Protection Technician at Brunswick Nuclear Plant

    The Nuclear Information Center blog posted a great read about Keith Ferdinando, a team mate at Brunswick Nuclear Plant.  This blog offers a prospective from the inside on the importance of Radiation Shielding. One of the items mentioned that is used in this plant is the type of shielding that contains tungsten, which is a […]

  • MarShield Specs and CAD Details on AECinfo.com

    Browse and Download Radiation Protection Information MarShield Radiation Protection specs (Section 13090/13 49 00) are now available in CSI 3-Part format on AECinfo.com. Section 13 49 00 includes: A. Lead Sheet and Plate. B. Interlocking Lead Bricks. C. Straight Lead Bricks. D. Lead-Laminated Gypsum Board. E. Radiation-Shielded Doors. F. Lead-Lined Doors and Door Frames. G. […]