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Daily Quiz (21)

True or false: The Performance Standard for Protective Coatings (PSPC) was created by ISO.

True or false: Spraying of in-place pipeline interiors with lining materials can be commercially completed by robotic systems on both straight runs and 45- and 90-degree radius bends.

True or false: The French organization Cefracor offers long-term guarantees on tank lining and other protective coatings work.

What organization conducts a National Transportation Product Evaluation Program?

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

ISO 12944 on corrosion protection of steel with protective coatings lists how many environmental exposure classes?

True or False? According to the SSPC’s Protective Coatings Glossary, “industrial finishes” and “industrial maintenance paint” are synonymous.

What is the acronym, used frequently in VOC regulations, for architectural and protective coatings?

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

How many coating and lining systems are called out in JPCL’s 2012 Coating Systems Buying Guide?

The IMO’s Performance Standard for Protective Coatings for corrosion protection of cargo tanks in crude oil carriers requires that coatings applied to new tanks must have a useful life of how many years in good condition?

In addition to standing for the Chemical Abstracts Service, how is the acronym CAS used today in the protective coatings industry?

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

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

What is one main component of the coating work strategy called “beneficial procrastination?”

What is a common term used to describe the survey of coatings and substrates in an industrial plant to create a maintenance painting plan and budget?

Why are chlorinated rubber and vinyl coatings no longer widely used in the U.S. as protective coatings?

What standard classifies the durability of anti-corrosion paint systems as low, medium, and high?

Micaceous iron oxide is a pigment providing what kind of properties to protective coatings among the choices listed?

In protective coatings work, which of the following might be called a dolly?

How is a sieve analysis used in protective coating work?


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