JPCL September 2018

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No Magic Number: Coating Concrete After 28 Days

by R. A. Nixon, Corrosion Probe, Inc.

Historically, the coatings industry has specified 28 days of cure time for concrete before coatings are applied. This 28-day curing period was designated to address two key concerns: cement paste shrinkage continuing after coating application resulting in the formation of cracks and excess moisture ...

No Magic Number: Coating Concrete After 28 Days

by R. A. Nixon, Corrosion Probe, Inc.

Historically, the coatings industry has specified 28 days of cure time for concrete before coatings are applied. This 28-day curing period was designated to address two key concerns: cement paste shrinkage continuing after coating application resulting in the formation of cracks and excess moisture ...

Ceramic Epoxy Coatings in Immersion

by Ben Rowland, Induron Protective Coatings, Inc.

The term "ceramic epoxy coatings" refers to an epoxy binder with ceramic media used as a pigment/filler. This article explores ceramic epoxy coatings for use in water storage, wastewater and pipeline applications and examines properties and characteristics that differ from traditional epoxies used i...

Ceramic Epoxy Coatings in Immersion

by Ben Rowland, Induron Protective Coatings, Inc.

The term "ceramic epoxy coatings" refers to an epoxy binder with ceramic media used as a pigment/filler. This article explores ceramic epoxy coatings for use in water storage, wastewater and pipeline applications and examines properties and characteristics that differ from traditional epoxies used i...

The Effect of Caustic Soda Solutions on Fusion-Bonded Epoxy Coatings at High Temperatures

by Hassan Al-Sagour and Mana Al-Mansour, Saudi Aramco

In the article, “Qualification Tests for High-Temperature FBE Coatings” in the July 2018 issue of JPCL, the results of qualification testing of high-temperature fusion-bonded epoxy (FBE) coatings were reported by the authors. Three candidate products were immersed at a high temperature and all showe...

The Effect of Caustic Soda Solutions on Fusion-Bonded Epoxy Coatings at High Temperatures

by Hassan Al-Sagour and Mana Al-Mansour, Saudi Aramco

In the article, “Qualification Tests for High-Temperature FBE Coatings” in the July 2018 issue of JPCL, the results of qualification testing of high-temperature fusion-bonded epoxy (FBE) coatings were reported by the authors. Three candidate products were immersed at a high temperature and all showe...