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News (31)

CA City Bans Use of Galvanized Pipes

Fresno is the latest California city to ban the use of galvanized water pipes in new construction and major renovation amid fears of corrosion and drinking-water contamination.

Feds Fine Galvanizer Over Waste Storage

A Baltimore steel galvanizer is facing $60,000 in federal fines over alleged violations of hazardous-waste storage laws.

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.

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Articles (18)

Corrosion Management of Elevated Lattice Galvanized Structures

by Mark B. Dromgool, KTA-Tator Australia Pty Ltd

Elevated lattice-form galvanized steel structures pose some quite unique challenges t...

On preparing galvanized steel for overcoating

What is the best method for preparing newly galvanized steel to be overcoated with an...

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Webinars (1)

The Confusion Surrounding the Painting of Bolted Connections – What Should and Shouldn’t be Done

There are a number of questions associated with painting the connections of structural steel joints. Should bolt holes be painted? How are galvanized or black fasteners prepared fo...


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 (3)

Standard Specification for Steel Sheet, Twin-Roll Cast, Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) by the Hot-Dip Process

issued by ASTM

This specification covers coils and cut lengths of steel sheets produced by the twin-roll cast ...

Standard Practice for Preparation of Zinc (Hot-Dip Galvanized) Coated Iron and Steel Product and Hardware Surfaces for Painting

issued by ASTM

This practice describes the procedures that can be used to prepare new and weathered zinc-coate...

Standard Practice for Repair of Damaged and Uncoated Areas of Hot-Dip Galvanized Coatings

issued by ASTM

1.1 This practice describes methods that may be used to repair damaged hot-dip galvanized coati...


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