UK refineries, Middle East coatings, and the professional perils of arrogance top the new issue of JPCL Europe, a publication for protective and marine coatings professionals in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
Each month, JPCL Europe delivers information about new technology and good practice in the use of high-performance, anti-corrosion coatings and linings for steel and concrete structures.
Click the cover to start reading the July 2014 digital edition of JPCL Europe.
Articles in the new issue range across continents and content areas, with technical features, industry news, events and new products.
The July 2014 digital issue of JPCL Europe includes:
Q&A: Maintaining an oil refinery, Assistant editor Dan Mobbs talks with Andy Smith, a UK-based engineering manager, about coating challenges and solutions, inspection criteria and long-term planning;
Greetings from Dubai, Editor-in-chief Brian Goldie shares what he learned at this year's Middle East Coatings Show and chats with exhibitors about doing business in the region; and
Is ego hurting your company? Warren Brand of Engineered Corrosion Solutions discusses how operating in a "culture of arrogance" can be bad for business.
New Marine Coatings Conference
The issue also includes an announcement of the first annual JPCL Europe Marine Coatings Conference, to be held Sept. 10 in Hamburg, Germany, as part of the SMM 2014 Trade Fair, one of Europe's most popular maritime shows.
JPCL Europe's one-day event at the fair is themed "How Coatings Can Contribute to a Greener Shipping Industry." The conference will feature experts from across Europe presenting on hull coatings and fuel consumption, as well as developments in tank and hold coatings.
To follow the development of the show, visit www.jpcleurope.com or email Brian Goldie.
About JPCL Europe
JPCL Europe is a free subscription that offers an interactive, searchable digital reading experience from a desktop, laptop, or tablet.
The publication is the digital EMEA sister to the Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL), which is published in the U.S. by Technology Publishing Company.
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More information: www.jpcleurope.com.