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JPCL November 2008

JPCL November 2008

Hull Performance, Fouling, and Coatings

by JPCL Staff

Our staff reviews papers from the JPCL-PCE Marine Coatings Conference 2008 that describe research into three different approaches to hull coatings: antifouling, foul-release, and surface treated coatings. Also discussed are technology for monitoring hull performance and an owner's view of foul release coatings.

Maintenance Painting Management: Evaluation of Ten Power Generation Facilities

by Lon Udy, PacifiCorp Energy; and Kenneth A. Trimber and Kirk Wissmar, KTA-Tator, Inc.

This article describes the consultant selection process, the field survey process, results of the field survey, and the next steps to be taken for a maintenance painting program for coat-, gas-, and geothermal-fired generating plants.

Testing Membrane Coatings for Corrosion Mitigation in Reinforced Concrete

by A.M. Peek and R.J. Paull, GHD Pty Ltd, Materials Technology Group

Part 6 of our Concrete Bridge Durability Series gives an Australian perspective on the development of test methods for measuring corrosion-mitigation properties of coatings for reinforced concrete, such as carbon dioxide and chloride diffusion resistance. Also discussed are the development of Australian and other standards and specifications for these properties.


Special Advertising Section

Resource Guide to Green Surface Preparation

Problem Solving Forum

Covering the peaks of a profile

by John Fletcher, Elcometer, UK and Ken Trimber, KTA-Tator, Inc., U.S.

Case History

Ballast tank test yields long-service epoxy

by Brian Goldie, JPCL

Research News

Testing moisture content in concrete subfloors: preventing floor coating failures

by Dennis J. Pinelle, Pinelle Construction Sciences, LLC


WorkBoat show cruises into the Big Easy

by JPCL staff

MSA Announces New Products

by JPCL staff


Project Preview

by Brian Churray, PaintSquare

Editor's Word

A few November thoughts

by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


It pays to be a know-it-all!

This compilation of articles offers a wealth of information about concrete and corrosion. Ideal for anyone working with concrete. Keep handy for easy reference!

Blastman Robotics Ltd.
Robotic Blast Cleaning

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Specialty Products, Inc. (SPI)
Polyurea & Polyurethane Spray Foam Training

SPI is committed to industry leading technical training for polyurea & polyurethane spray foam professionals. Attendees receive hands-on, in-depth training for using and troubleshooting plural-component equipment, spray guns, machine hoses & parts.

SABRE Autonomous Solutions
Safety, Productivity, Quality. Robotic Blasting

Learn how this simple to use, field deployed, automatic robot is eliminating hazards in major confined, cluttered and complex surface preparation projects.

Absolute Equipment/Grand Rental Station

We have Tier 4 Equipment including Air Compressors & Generators for Sale & Rent! Your job may now require Tier-4. or Call 412-931-6655.

N.T. Ruddock Co.

Our Abrasives Hold Up Under Pressure

N. T. Ruddock focuses on abrasive selection, equipment evaluation, equipment maintenance & reduction of abrasive consumption. Other services include Screen Analysis & Background Radiation Testing.

SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings

Join SSPC and Enhance
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Abrasives Inc.
Check our Prices for Blast Abrasives

Faced with higher abrasive costs? We invite you to call & check our rates on Black Magic® coal slag and other quality blast materials. Abrasives Inc. 800-584-7524

Novatek Corporation
Novatek Corporation, Dustless Coatings Removal

Strip, clean and profile all dust free! Comply with new lead standards. Contact today: (866) 563-7800

ABKaelin, LLC
ABkaelin, LLC

MONITORING-Environmental and worker monitoring CONSULTING & INSPECTION – Coatings, EHS, and compliance.

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