What is galvanising?

Some articles on galvanising:

Chatham Dockyard - Significant Buildings Within The Georgian Dockyard - Later Buildings
... The Galvanising Shop c1890 ... Galvanising is a process of dipping steel in molten zinc to prevent it from rusting ... Church Brunel Sawmill Brunel Sawmill No 1 Machine Shop Galvanising Shop ...
Koninklijke Hoogovens - History - IJmuiden Steelworks - Corus Group 1999-2007
... In 2000 a hot dip galvanising line Galtec 2, with a capacity of 400000 tonnes per year of zinc coated coil began operation it was the second to be produced as part of a ... A joint venture (42.5%) Galstar LP with Weirton Steel for another galvanising line built in the late 1990s in Jeffersonville, USA entered bankruptcy in 2001 ... Plans for the construction of an (€223 million) additional hot dip galvanising line and cold rolling mill were made in 2005, for an expected completion in 2008 ...