PaintSquare.com


The First Word in Protective & Marine Coatings

A Product of Technology Publishing / PaintSquare
JPCL | PaintSquare News | Durability + Design | Paint BidTracker

Paint and Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


EMU Announces Spring Short Courses

Monday, February 23, 2009

Comment | More

The Eastern Michigan University Coatings Research Institute (Ypsilanti, MI) has announced its planned short courses for Spring 2009. All courses will be held at the student center on the EMU campus.

 

“Coatings and Paint Technology: Composition and Application Fundamentals,” an introductory course, will be offered March 9-11. It includes two laboratory sessions.

 

On March 18, “Understanding Coating Raw Materials” will be held to provde a basic understanding of raw materials for coating.

 

The “Emulsion Polymerization and Waterborne Coatings” course, scheduled for April 7-9, will present an overview of current water-borne resin chemistries, new findings, and synthetic methods. Formulation guidelines will be presented, and there are two laboratory sessions for paint formulation and application.

 

“Basics of Polyurethane Coatings,” planned for April 28-29, is intended to familiarize personnel involved with paints and coatings with the fundamentals of polyurethane (PU) coatings. There will be a focus on emerging PU technologies.

 

On May 12-13, the “Principles and Practices of Coating Formulations” course will take place. It is designed to familiarize industry personnel with the formulations basics. Emerging technologies and underlying concepts will be discussed. There is a half-day laboratory session.

 

For more information on the courses, visit www.emich.edu.

   

Tagged categories: Coatings education

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

ABKaelin, LLC
Quality is our bottom line

Services include:
• Environmental, Health &
  Safety
• Contractor QP Certification
• Quality Assurance Programs
  and Auditing
• SSPC C3/C5 and other
  Training
• Coatings
• Design/Construction
See our website at abkaelin.com or contact us today abkaelin@comcast.com


Termarust Technologies
Termarust (HR CSA) Chemically Stops
Active Corrosion

Truss bridge treated in 2000 with Termarust's (HR CSA) field-proven rust mitigation system chemically stopped corrosion, crevice corrosion & pack rust.


Carboline Company
Carboline Company
www.carboline.com

Coatings Done Right™
For over sixty years, Carboline has been considered the standard of superior high-performance coatings, linings, and fireproofing products.


Spider, a Division of SafeWorks, LLC
Complete Suspended Access Solutions

Need access? From platforms & hoists to rigging & fall protection, Spider leads the industry in rentals, sales & service. Call 877-774-3370 or click today.


CS Unitec
Peening Preparation Tools

CS Unitec’s hand-held scarifiers are an ideal alternative to small-area shot blasting for cleaning and preparing concrete & metal surfaces. info@csunitec.com


Greener Blast Technologies
Reinventing the Blasting Industry

Greener Blast Technology, Inc. manufactures the most effective slurry blasting system available on the market to date.


Axxiom Manufacturing
The Undisputed
Industry Leader.

Proven Innovation. Job Performance. Industry Training. Workplace Safety. Only Schmidt® abrasive blast equipment by Axxiom Manufacturing delivers it all!

 
 
 
Technology Publishing

The Technology Publishing Network

The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

 
EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
 

© Copyright 2000-2014, Technology Publishing / PaintSquare, All rights reserved
2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail webmaster@paintsquare.com