Determining When To Coat Concrete

by Manuel Najar, V&A Consulting Engineers, Inc.

Several water and wastewater treatment owners have been confronted with the effects of biogenic corrosion and chemical deterioration of concrete in their concrete structures. Several assessment methods can be used to determine the existing condition of a coated or uncoated concrete structure and ide...

Determining When To Coat Concrete

by Manuel Najar, V&A Consulting Engineers, Inc.

Several water and wastewater treatment owners have been confronted with the effects of biogenic corrosion and chemical deterioration of concrete in their concrete structures. Several assessment methods can be used to determine the existing condition of a coated or uncoated concrete structure and ide...

Comprehending Pull-Off Adhesion Testing

by Rob Francis, R A Francis Consulting Services Pty Ltd

Pull-off adhesion testing is increasingly being specified and used by coating inspectors. Manufacturers have produced new equipment models and more papers are being published on the subject, but is this increased interest based on the testing’s ability to provide useful information on coating system...

Comprehending Pull-Off Adhesion Testing

by Rob Francis, R A Francis Consulting Services Pty Ltd

Pull-off adhesion testing is increasingly being specified and used by coating inspectors. Manufacturers have produced new equipment models and more papers are being published on the subject, but is this increased interest based on the testing’s ability to provide useful information on coating system...

Virtual Access: How PaintSquare Connect Brought Coatings Businesses Together During a Worldwide Pandemic

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has kept coatings professionals from meeting up in person this year, JPCL publisher Technology Publishing Company hosted PaintSquare Connect, an inaugural virtual event bringing together experts throughout the industrial and commercial coatings communities, last m...

Virtual Access: How PaintSquare Connect Brought Coatings Businesses Together During a Worldwide Pandemic

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has kept coatings professionals from meeting up in person this year, JPCL publisher Technology Publishing Company hosted PaintSquare Connect, an inaugural virtual event bringing together experts throughout the industrial and commercial coatings communities, last m...