MarShield offers custom radiation shielding products that provide radiation shielding solutions for the medical and nuclear industries. It is a division of Mars Metal Company. MarShield is an experienced partner for corporations, institutions, the military and government seeking a full-service provider of radiation protection solutions.
Since 1979, MarShield lead radiation protection, storage and shielding products have brought value to various commercial markets including nuclear, medical, veterinary and dental as well as institutions and government bodies engaged in scientific research through to military operations and national defense. Today, MarShield designs and manufactures products for clients in the USA, Canada and targeted international markets worldwide.
Paul Rochus is the business development executive and a shielding technician at MarShield Radiation Shielding. He recently authored the white paper “Lead Lined Cabinets Custom Designed for Your Needs” to share knowledge regarding how lead lined cabinets are utilized across a wide variety of industries including hospitals, nuclear medicine and the nuclear power industry. Some of the applications of shielded cabinets are for storing radioisotopes, radioactive waste, and providing shielding while operating X-ray tubes and protecting sensitive electronic devices from external radiation damage.