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Daily Quiz (12)

The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge was just recognized as the 2015 Outstanding Structure Award from what industry association?

What organization conducted a study on identifying a coating system for bridges that would last for 100 years with minimal maintenance?

In a “Rapid Deployment” bridge painting scheme, what kind of coating system is normally used?

True or false: Comparative data on the performance of various proprietary bridge coatings systems are developed and maintained by the International Bridge, Tunnel, and Turnpike Association.

What organization is engaged in performance testing of bridge coatings for state highway departments?

What structure was let for cleaning and painting in 2003 where the winning bid was $167.7 million?

At age 75, the Golden Gate Bridge still sports its original signature hue. What is the official name of that color?

True or false: A combination of chemical stripping and (frozen) ice blasting has been used to remove lead-based paint from bridge steel.

What is the most appealing property of fluoropolymer coatings for bridge and tank applications?

In a field test of 47 different maintenance coating systems on the Mathis Bridge (Route 37) in New Jersey, which generic type of coating system performed the best after 20 years?

What is the most likely reason a state highway authority would metallize a bridge rather than use a conventional coating system?

Pittsburgh's Birmingham Bridge has appeared on two JPCL covers: May 2011 and an earlier issue, after 10 years of service. What was the year of the original cover?

Clue: The coating system has never been replaced.


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