The Future of Ship Painting, Part II
Specs, Standards, Inspections and More
From JPCL, August 2021
By Andy Hopkinson, Ralitsa Mihaylova and Raouf Kattan, Safinah Group UK
In an effort to improve ship coating processes moving into the future, a November 2020 JPCL article discussed the influence various parties have on these processes and how the design of a vessel can affect the work, identifying areas where change is needed. This second part of that article covers the coating specifications, standards, inspection methods and products in use today, and what will be necessary in the future....