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Daily Quiz (9)

True or False: There is an ISO performance standard for coating systems used on offshore structures.

True or false? Inorganic zinc pre-construction primers for shipbuilding normally have more zinc content than inorganic zinc primers applied after fabrication.

Adopted in 2001 by the International Maritime Organization, the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships prohibits the use of tributyltin (TBT) antifouling coatings. When did the Convention go into effect in the United States?

In reporting sales volumes, the Department of Commerce classifies protective and marine coatings under what larger heading?

Which of these is not among the Navy’s new “Quick Win” recommendations to improve efficiency in ship painting?

A recent study by the American Bureau of Shipping showed that close to 90% of bulk carrier casualties occurred on ships of what age?

What is the name usually given to a robotic surface preparation machine used in the field on ship and tank exteriors?

True or false: Inorganic zinc pre-construction primers for shipbuilding normally have more zinc content than inorganic zinc primers applied after fabrication.

Which of the following is not an exclusively marine exhibition?


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