The author discusses the importance of corrosion protection on offshore wind turbines, beginning with shop application, and he describes the expenses related to repairing a
premature failure offshore. He also writes about coating systems currently used and standards for offshore protection.
by John Bullard, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, and William D. Corbett, KTA-Tator, Inc.
In this article, the authors report on the surface preparation and
coating system selection for the bolt/washer/nut assemblies for the
new construction of One World Trade Center in New York. The article describes the methods of surface preparation and retreatments used, the coating systems selected and applied, the testing methodology, and the test results.