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JPCL December 2013

 
JPCL December 2013


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SSPC 2014: The Advance Program

SSPC 2014 featuring GreenCOAT will be held February 10–13, 2014, at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL. The Advance Program for SSPC 2014 is published in these pages to help protective and marine coatings professionals begin planning their activities at the conference and exhibition. Details are provided about events, awards, courses, workshops, the technical program, committee meetings, and exhibitors.


President’s Welcome


Special Events, Awards On Tap for SSPC 2014


Expand Your Knowledge in SSPC 2014’s Workshops


Get Trained and Certified at SSPC 2014


Take In SSPC 2014’s Varied Technical Program


SSPC Committees Plan to Convene in Orlando


Exhibitors to Show What’s New in Coatings at SSPC 2014


Exhibitors at a Glance


SSPC 2014 Daily Schedule


FBE Performance on Desert Pipeline: Overview and Options for Rehabilitation

by Baker S. Hammad, BSH Engineering Consultant Office, Saudi Arabia

This article gives a background on the general performance of different kinds of fusion-bonded epoxy (FBE) coating systems on oil and gas pipelines in the desert. It will highlight a subsequent inspection program to survey the performance of each system, with a focus on FBE systems.


Concrete Crack Repair and Deck Sealing at the Durango Pumping Plant

by Rick Pepin, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

This article describes successful strategies employed by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to repair flaws and seal the concrete deck at the Durango pumping plant in an effort to reduce water migration.


Plus...


Top of the News

Joe Lstiburek to keynote at inaugural D+D Conference


The Buzz

by Anita Socci, JPCL


Problem Solving Forum

When can you coat new concrete?

How can I determine when concrete has cured sufficiently to be coated, besides waiting the 28 days typically specified?


Applicator Training Bulletin

Learning to anticipate job hazards and to respect danger

by Alison B. Kaelin, CQA, ABKaelin, LLC


SSPC Protective Coatings Specialist

Q&A With Todd Gomez

by Charles Lange, JPCL


News

2014 World of Concrete show celebrates 40 years


Letters to the Editor

On failure analysis


The Takeaway

Closing thoughts

by Karen Kapsanis, JPCL


Author Index

JPCL 2013 Author Index


Editorial

Florida will be fantastic

by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC News

SSPC Organizational Members


   

Fischer Technology Inc.
MP0R with rotating display screen

View your coating thickness readings from any angle with rotating display screen. New graphic display with easy menu navigation. Click for Video
Call 800-243-8417


Minerals Research & Recovery
PREMIUM SLAG ABRASIVES

Visit mrrinc.com. Companies specializing in abandonment and decommissioning projects have discovered that Sharpshot® 20X50 copper slag is an ideal product for subsea waterjet cutting.
Call Steve: 520-297-4626


LS Industries
LS Blasters: Optimum Steel Cleaning Efficiency

Simplify surface prep with the precise shot control of LS Blasters. Our blast technology delivers optimum coverage and finish. 800-533-8008


JPCL Europe
Don’t miss an issue!

JPCL EUROPE offers essential news and knowledge for protective and marine coatings professionals in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Subscribe now: www.jpcleurope.com


Van Air Systems
Need a Dry-O-Lite Refill?

Order Dry-O-Lite desiccant from Van Air Systems.
The dependable, and cost-effective solution for dry compressed air.


GMA Garnet USA
GMA Garnet™
Natural Abrasives

- Superior cleaning
  performance
- Even Profile
- Low Dust
- Cost-Effective
- Environmentally friendly
- Recyclable up to 5 times
Tel : +1 832 243 9300


Surface Prep Supply
Surface Prep Supply

Blast It! Coat It! We have you covered every step of the way. Supplier of:
• Abrasives
• Equipment
• Accessories
• Protective Coatings
888-331-7737(PREP)

 
 
 
 
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