Corrosion Protection of Offshore Wind Turbines - A Challenge for the Steel Builder and Paint Applicator

From JPCL, March 2010

By Karsten Mühlberg, Hempel (Germany) Ltd.


by Karsten Mühlberg, Hempel (Germany) Ltd.

The author discusses the importance of corrosion protection on offshore wind turbines, beginning with shop application, and he describes the expenses related to repairing a premature failure offshore. He also writes about coating systems currently used and standards for offshore protection....
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Tagged categories: Coating Application; Coating Materials; Corrosion protection; Design; Immersion service; ISO; Metallizing; NORSOK; Program/Project Management; Shop-applied coatings; Welding

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