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JPCL July 2012

 
JPCL July 2012


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Special Report: Basics of Concrete Maintenance

The Six Essential Elements of Successful Concrete Repairs

by R. A. Nixon, Corrosion Probe, Inc.


ISO’s Standard for Field Joint Coating: Understanding and Using ISO 21809-3

by Marcel Roche

The author reviews ISO’s Field Joint Coating Standard and discusses several aspects of the standard. The article aims to help the reader understand the standard so that it can be further used as a tool to ensure that proper and standardized procedures are used on all projects.


Identifying Potential Inhalation and Noise Hazards in Abrasive Blasting Operations

by Thomas E. Enger, MS, CSP, Chmm, Clemco Industries Corp.

This article discusses two common types of hazards that abrasive blasting can create, inhalation hazards and hearing hazards, as well as how to protect against them.


Plus...


News

Products


Project Preview

Aetna to Recoat Mt. Hope Bridge

by Charles Lange, Paint BidTracker


Editorial

Some thoughts from the SSPC President

by Steve Collins, SSPC President, 2012–2013


SSPC News


Top of the News


The Buzz

by Anita Socci, JPCL


Problem Solving Forum

On removing uncured coatings without blasting

How do you remove all traces of an uncured internal coating from a tank when abrasive blasting is not an option?


Special Report: Basics of Concrete Maintenance

Six Key Points You Should Know about Concrete Surface Preparation before Coating Application

by Fred Goodwin, BASF Construction Chemicals


F-Files: Mechanisms of Failure

The case of…surprise blistering and rusting on a new tank lining system

by James D. Machen, Senior Coatings Consultant, KTA-Tator, Inc. and Richard Burgess, Series Editor, KTA-Tator, Inc.


SSPC Protective Coatings Specialist

Q&A with Kevin Schweikhart

by Jodi Temyer, JPCL


Special Report: Basics of Concrete Maintenance

Concrete Solutions: Coatings Answers for a Highly Complex Substrate

by Jayson L. Helsel, P.E., KTA-Tator Inc.


Concrete Infrastructure Protection: Trends and Solutions

by Steven Reinstadtler, Bayer MaterialScience


The Takeaway

Coating concrete: Protection works both ways

by Karen Kapsanis, JPCL


Special Report: Basics of Concrete Maintenance

Quality Measures: A Cure for Fear of Failure

by David Beamish, DeFelsko Corporation


Progress Brings Problems to Wastewater Systems

by Gary R. Hall, Lake H. Barrett Jr., and Pete J. Jansen, Sauereisen


Maintaining Cow Decks at Dairy Farms: No Parlor Game


Polyurea Plus Color Equals One Fantastic Makeover


   
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