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Webinar Highlights Cast Intumescents

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

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Cast intumescent fireproofing as an alternative to spray-applied coatings will be the focus of a free upcoming product-oriented webinar hosted by Durability + Design.

"Pre-Manufactured Intumescent Castings for Architectural Applications," a D+D Product Profile Series Webinar, will be presented at 11 a.m. ET July 10.

Pre-manufactured intumescent casting
International Paint

The webinar will explore the use of pre-manufactured intumescent castings for exposed steel columns.

The webinar will explore International Paint's pre-manufactured intumescent castings for exposed steel columns. The discussion will include the basics of cast intumescent fireproofing, detail case histories in Europe, and describe potential alternative options to in-situ spray applied intumescent materials.

Participants may register here free.

About the Presenter

The presenter will be Bill Dempster, North America Fire Protection Market Manager for International Paint LLC, which is sponsoring the webinar.

Bill Dempster

The presenter will be Bill Dempster, of sponsor International Paint.

Dempster has more than 25 years of experience in the protective coatings industry, specializing in fire protection and pipeline coatings. Before joining International Paint, Dempster held a variety of technical and marketing positions with WR Grace and the Tyco Corrosion Protection Group. He is a member of CSI, SSPC, NACE and past Task Group Chair for ASTM E6.21.01 fireproofing standards.

Dempster holds one patent, has more than 30 publications, and has presented at various conferences and seminars around the globe. He has a BS in Environmental Sciences from Bemidji State University.

Webcasts Available

D+D hosts a variety of webinars on topics related to architectural coatings and building materials. The Education Series focuses on a technical topic; the Product Profile Series features manufacturer-led discussions of a product.

Armex Blast Media

A recent webinar, now available for free viewing, focused on removing coatings from masonry substrates.

All webcasts are archived for free viewing. Among the recent presentations:


Tagged categories: Architectural coatings; Coatings Technology; Fire; International Paint; Intumescent; Structural steel; Webinars

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