Klicos Painting Company, Inc. of Baltimore, MD, was awarded a contract of $7,537,400 by the New Hampshire Department of Transportation to recoat approximately 476,000 square feet of existing structural steel surfaces on the 19-span, 1,810-foot-long New Hampshire approach to the Piscataqua River Bridge, a 4,503-foot-long cantilevered through arch bridge that connects Portsmouth, NH to Kittery, ME. The steel will be abrasive blast-cleaned to a Near White finish (SSPC-SP 10) and coated with a moisture-cured urethane system. The existing coatings contain lead, which will be controlled within a Class 1A containment structure according to SSPC-Guide 6. The contract, which requires SSPC-QP 1 and QP 2 certifications, also includes coating drainpipes and applying an anti-graffiti finish to seventy-two concrete piers and the south abutment.
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