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Galvanizer Faces $50K Bill

A Texas galvanizing facility is facing more than $50,000 in fines after federal inspectors found numerous alleged safety violations at its steel coating plant.

Webinar Covers Application, Standards

From equipment to quality control, an upcoming free webinar focuses on everything you need to know when applying thermal spray coatings.

Welsh Galvanized Line Expected to Idle

A hot-dip galvanized coating line in Wales is about to come to a close for economic reasons, according to media reports.

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Articles (4)

Prepare Hot-Dip Galvanized Coating Surfaces for Painting

by Dr. Thomas J. Langill, American Galvanizers Association

Enforcing Regulations in Steel Fabrication and Coating Shops

by Alison B. Kaelin, CQA, KTA-Tator, Inc.

This article is part of the JPCL’s Top Thinker series. The article focuses on OSHA re...

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Webinars (1)

Thermal Spray Solutions for the Marine Industry

Thermal spray coatings (TSCs) are used extensively for the corrosion protection of steel and iron in a wide range of environments. This webinar will discuss the effectiveness of ar...


Resource Guides (1)

eBook: Corrosion Under Insulation

Sponsored by Thermion

This eBook features articles from the Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings...


Video Learning Center (8)

Application: A PaintSquare Video Education Series

The PaintSquare Pro Video Series: A collection of technical presentations hosted by in cooperation with SSPC

A collection of archived webinars hosted by focused on coatings application.

Coatings Technology: A PaintSquare Video Education Series

The PaintSquare Pro Video Series: A collection of technical presentations hosted by in cooperation with SSPC

A collection of archived webinars hosted by focused on coatings technology and their applications.

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Standards (1)

Standard Practice for Locating the Thinnest Spot in a Zinc (Galvanized) Coating on Iron or Steel Articles

issued by ASTM

2.1 This practice is designed to locate the thinnest portions of the zinc coating on newly coat...


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