Investigating Corrosion Protection of Offshore Wind Towers, Part 2: Results of the Site Tests

From JPCL, April 2009

By Andreas W. Momber, Ph.D., Muehlhan AG; Peter Plagemann, Ph.D., and Volkmar Stenzel, Ph.D., Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing and Applied Materials Research; and Michael Schneider, Ph.D., Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems


by Andreas W. Momber, Ph.D., Muehlhan AG; Peter Plagemann, Ph.D., and Volkmar Stenzel, Ph.D., Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing and Applied Materials Research; and Michael Schneider, Ph.D., Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems

In Part 2 of a three-part series, the authors report on testing the coating performance on offshore wind towers. This article discusses the results of the tests set up in Part 1 (originally printed in the April 2008 JPCL)....
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Tagged categories: Antifoulants; Coating performance; Cold metallizing; Corrosion protection; Epoxy; Galvanized/thermal spray coatings; Offshore; Performance testing; Polyurea; Wind Towers; Zinc-rich (inorganic); Zinc-rich (organic)

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