JPCL June 2016

 
JPCL June 2016


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Ladder Safety: Protecting Workers From a Complex Hazard

by Stanford Liang, CIH, CSP, CET, Golder Associates, Inc.

Fall hazards from ladders are one of the most common causes of accidents, injuries and death in the workplace and the seventh most-cited OSHA standard. This article summarizes the requirements most commonly applicable to industrial painting projects, describes ladder types, and most importantly, discusses the steps employers must consider to control fall hazards.


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 to control corrosion, to preserve their functionality and extend their durability, especially in more corrosive environments or after many years of exposure. This article outlines some of the more successful methods that have been employed by elevated structure owners and contractors to maintain and preserve these vital infrastructure items and to improve the durability of new-build towers.


Buying Guide/Directory

2016 Annual Equipment Buying Guide

The JPCL Equipment Buying Guide lists products, equipment and supplies for protective and marine coating work from nearly 500 manufacturers, distributors and rental companies located around the world. As in previous years, the Equipment Buying Guide is based on surveys completed by equipment companies known to JPCL.


Plus...


Top of the News


The Buzz


Problem Solving Forum

On Stripe Coating

Why do we still need to stripe coat given the array of high-solids, edge-retentive coatings currently on the market?


Investigating Failure

The Mystery of the Disappearing Topcoat

by Peter Bock, CUI Specialist, Consultant


Office to Field: Lost in Translation

At Last, the Silica Standard. What Now?

by Alison B. Kaelin, CQA, ABKaelin, LLC


SSPC on the Front Line

Useful Tips for Spraying High-Solids Coatings


   
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