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News (128)

Pipeline Blasts Lead to Jail Time

The Chinese government has sentenced 14, including former officials of a state-owned energy company and government officials, for corrosion-related pipeline blasts that killed more than 60 p...

Study: Concrete 'Crystal' Key to Aging

Researchers believe they may be closer to finding a solution for a common concrete bridge and dam aging problem.

Citric Acid-Based Gel Tackles Rust

A new citric-acid-based rust remover announced by PPG Industries’ industrial coatings division is touted as a safe, environmentally friendly option for removing rust and mill scale.

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Blogs (5)

Can We Save Our Corroding Infrastructure?

From Coatings Consult by Warren Brand

It's time for a new way of thinking. Let’s first start with a story from a 60 Minu...

No Room for Painters

From Inspector's Corner by Lee Wilson

Way back in June 2011, I wrote an article that was published in a European coatings j...

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Articles (7)

Basics of corrosion of steel for applicators

by Joe Pikas

The Applicator Training Bulletin series returns!

Progress Brings Problems to Wastewater Systems

by Gary R. Hall, Lake H. Barrett Jr., and Pete J. Jansen, Sauereisen

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Webinars (4)

Bridge Coating Condition Assessment

This webinar covers the fundamental inspection skills required to conduct a visual coating condition assessment of an in-service steel bridge. The presentation will cover a range o...

Painting Over Hot-Dip Galvanizing

This webinar will explain how paint and galvanizing work in synergy, extending the corrosion protection of a structure by 1.5 to 2.5 times than painting or galvanizing alone. Parti...

Weathering of High-Performance Coatings on Florida Bridges

The State of Florida spends millions of dollars each year to mitigate corrosion and paint bridge structures. Because of tourism's importance to the state’s economy, it is importan...

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Events (32)

DOD Allied Nations
Corrosion Conference

November 15 - November 19, 2015

2015 Corrosion Summit

October 7, 2015

European Corrosion Conference

September 6 - September 10, 2015

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Resource Guides (1)

eBook: Advances in Corrosion Control Coating Technology

Sponsored by AGC/Lumiflon

This eBook features articles from the Journal of Prote...


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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Featured Companies (1)

US Zinc

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SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings
SSPC 2016 Register Now!

SSPC2016 is earlier this year, don't forget to book your plane tickets and hotel. See you soon. For more information visit

Graco Inc.
Graco Mortar Pump

The M680 sprays epoxy-based mortars, anti-skid coatings, cementitious and filled materials. Compact.
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Nationwide Overspray
Profession Overspray Removal Services

The Finest Name in Safe Overspray Removal. We specialize in removing all contaminants from any surface. Family Owned and Operated for 33 years! Fully insured. Satisfaction is guaranteed.

Termarust Technologies
Termarust (HR CSA) Chemically Stops
Active Corrosion

Pipeline Utility Aerial crossings coated since 1992. Termarust's (HR CSA) was used to overcoat lead paint and preserve cables, pipes and support towers.

Carboline Company
Fireproofing Solutions

Pyroclad® X1 Thermo-Lag® Pyrocrete® – protecting against hydrocarbon and jet fires, explosions, and cryogenic spills.


The Next Generation
of Blasting

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Montipower, Inc.
The MBX Bristle Blaster

Get a 2.7 to 3.3 mil profile and a Near White Metal Clean. For info visit or call 877 629-8777

U.S. Zinc
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Whether via rail, truck, sea or air, you can trust our logistics services to deliver the product you need on time, every time.

Monti Tools, Inc.

Surface cleanliness of SSPC-10 | Anchor profile up to 4.7 mils | Removes corrosion & coatings | ATEX approved for zone 1 | | 832-623-7970

US Minerals
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Black Magnum

With nationwide production and distribution capabilities, U.S. Minerals supplies a complete range of coal slag and other abrasives to meet all of your blasting needs.

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