The Effect of Intelligent Coating Selection on Project Delays

From JPCL, March 2017

By James McDonald, Hempel Protective Coatings

A study suggests roughly half of oil and gas megaprojects reported schedule delays of 25 percent. Learn about coating selection methods that can put production days “back in the bank.”...

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Tagged categories: Coating selection; Coatings manufacturers; Contractors; Curing; Exposure conditions; Paint application; Program/Project Management; Project Management; Redcoat window

Comment from Jeff Bogran, (4/10/2017, 8:24 AM)

Funny you don't mention dehumidification for a monolithic interior coatings project. Quite common in the gulf coast and industry in general. Also, title refers more to intelligent decisions vs actual intelligent coatings or smart coatings which may greatly reduce overall project time frame.

Comment from James McDonald, (4/17/2017, 10:04 AM)

Hi Jeff, thanks for your commentary. Yes, dehumidification is a commonly used asset for lining projects. However, our recent experience lining over half a million sqft in various climates with less than a dozen holidays, supports the premise that choosing the correct lining, coupled with a carefully detailed application procedure can shave days off of a project schedule.

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