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JPCL November 2010

 
JPCL November 2010


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Where Have All the Paint Companies Gone?

by Brian Goldie, JPCL

The article covers acquisitions in the paint industry known to JPCL that have taken place since 2003, are restricted to our market sectors, and are located primarily in North America and Europe.


The PSPC from an Owner's Point of View

by Carlos Augusto dos Reis Correia, Naval Architect, PETROBRAS TRANSPORTE S.A.—TRANSPERTO, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The author discusses an owner’s involvement with corrosion protection inside ballast tanks from the 1980s to the present day. Advantages and limitations of the latest industry standard for protection are considered.


Tech Program at SSPC 2011 Addresses Coating Trends and More

by JPCL Staff

The article reviews abstracts for more than 80 technical papers and presentations scheduled for SSPC 2011 featuring GreenCOAT, to be held Jan. 31 to Feb. 3 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. A list of all presentations, times, presenters, and their company affiliations are included with the descriptions.


Plus...


Special Advertising Section

Certified Contractors - November


Project Preview


Regulation News


Editorial

Back to the Future: SSPC 2011

by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


From the Offices of SSPC

SSPC News: Ten achieve SSPC PCS ceritification


Top of the News

RPM acquisition expands waterproofing line


Problem Solving Forum

On keeping steel clean in food plants


F-Files: Mechanisms of Failure

The case of...three (Part 1 of 2)

by Richard Burgess, KTA-Tator, Inc., Series Editor


Maintenance Tips

Abrasive blasting: Achieving efficiency and profitability

by Patti Roman, Clemco Industries


Case History

The story of a tankage project that could fill volumes


Show Preview

WorkBoat Show features many coatings companies


   
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Fischer Technology Inc.
 
FISCHER Expands Corrosion Product Line
 
Rounding out Fischer’s extensive line of products for measuring protective coatings in the corrosion industry is the new ultrasonic wall thickness gauge UMP series.
 

 
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