Selecting Protective Coatings for Wind Turbines at Sea
From JPCL, October 2023
By James Lawson, Carboline Company
As the world continues to transition from fossil fuels to alternative energy sources, wind has become a particularly prevalent power source, both on land and at sea. This article outlines some of the main factors to consider when selecting coating systems to protect offshore wind turbine foundations, reviewing the key differences between the traditional coatings used and exploring another coating option that has the potential to outperform them all....