PaintSquare.com


The First Word in Protective & Marine Coatings

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

Railcar Coating Systems: Selecting and Sourcing

Paint and Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


$508K Tower Coating Awarded in FL

Monday, December 10, 2012

More items for Program/Project Management

Comment | More

A Tampa, FL, painting contractor has been awarded a $508,250 contract to clean and recoat utility absorption towers within St. Johns River Power Park (SJRPP), in Jacksonville.

The JEA (formerly Jacksonville Electric Authority) awarded the work to P.R. Steelecoat Inc.

The project involves cleaning and lining about 8,000 square feet of internal tower surfaces at two locations within the facility.

Powermag.com

The JEA awarded a $508,250 contract to clean and recoat absorption towers in Tampa.

The tower interiors will be abrasive blast-cleaned to a White Metal Finish (SSPC-SP 5), high pressure-washed with soluble salt remediation or with diluted baking soda, and lined with a trowel-applied novolac vinyl ester lining.

About the Contractor

P.R. Steelecoat Inc. is a consulting and contracting company that has been in operation for more than 15 years. The company specializes in solving corrosion and abrasion problems in industrial, commercial and state and water and wastewater environments.

The utility complex consists of two coal-fired drum boilers and two turbine generators with an output of 640 megawatts per unit. The units were placed into operation in 1987 and 1988. The plant is jointly owned by the JEA and Florida Power and Light.

The JEA serves 420,000 electric, 305,000 water and 230,000 sewer customers in Northeast Florida. It is seventh-largest community-owned electric utility company in the United States and the largest in Florida.

Reported by Paint BidTracker, a construction reporting service devoted to identifying contracting opportunities for the coatings community.

   

Tagged categories: Bidding; Epoxy; Government contracts; Paint BidTracker; Power Plants; SSPC; Surface preparation; Utilities; Vinyl

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

SAFE Systems, Inc.
Portable Blast &
Recovery Equipment

Trailer or skid mounted blast and recovery equipment. Systems designed for maximum versatility, environmental compliance
and overall cost savings.
Call 1-800-634-7278


JPCL Europe
Special EMEA edition!

Now, the publisher of JPCL offers essential news and knowledge for protective and marine coatings professionals in Europe, the Middle East and Africa: www.jpcleurope.com


Hempel (USA) Inc.
HEMPEL PROTECTIVE COATINGS

Efficient systems and high quality products to reduce your maintenance costs. Visit Hempel Protective for more information.


Absolute Equipment/Grand Rental Station
Portable Power from Absolute Equipment

•Compressors
•Lighting Systems
•Generators
•Light Compaction
Sales • Rental • Service
Call 1-866-931-6655
Over a century of
providing excellence.


Abrasives Inc.
Check our Prices for Blast Abrasives

Faced with higher abrasive costs? We invite you to call & check our rates on Black Magic® coal slag and other quality blast materials. Abrasives Inc. 800-584-7524


Novatek Corporation
Dustless Coatings Removal

Strip it, clean it, and profile it,
all dust free! High production
rates and Blast like finishes.
Comply with new lead
standards.


Industrial Vacuum Equipment Corp.
Hurricane Vacuums
& Dust Collectors

Vacuum and dust collector hose, filters and related accessories.
IndustrialVacuum.com

 
 
 
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