Carboline Enhances Interactive W/WW Guide


Global coatings, linings and fireproofing manufacturer Carboline Company (St. Louis) recently announced that it has added new features to its virtual Water/Wastewater Asset Protection Guide. The company noted that its users can build their water and wastewater coating knowledge with its holistic view of the typical water and wastewater infrastructure.

Using the virtual tool, users are able to travel through the wastewater collection and treatment process and the drinking water treatment, transmission and storage phases. A list of multiple coating and lining options can be accessed when clicking on the structures, including Carboline’s UL/NSF 61-600 certified products.

With the recent announcements concerning investments in our nation's infrastructure, an even greater emphasis is now being placed on how to protect the various structures within the water/wastewater infrastructure. We feel that the completion of this guide will give the user a more comprehensive portrait of the various assets within the water/wastewater infrastructure,” said Brian Cheshire, Water/Wastewater Market Manager.

“As was the case with the original announcement of this tool, we firmly believe it can be used as a great source of information and as an educational tool. Carboline offers a complete portfolio of coatings and linings for this market segment, and the completion of this tool accurately highlights that.”

According to the release, new processes identified in the guide are:

  • Wastewater collection;
  • Wastewater transmission;
  • Wastewater preliminary and primary treatment;
  • Secondary treatment;
  • Tertiary treatment;
  • Wastewater treatment plant operations buildings (interior and exterior);
  • Secondary containment (water and wastewater treatment);
  • Chemical storage (water and wastewater treatment);
  • Drinking water treatment;
  • Water transmission; and
  • Water storage.

New water treatment and water storage structures added to the guide include:

  • Coagulation;
  • Flocculation;
  • Sedimentation;
  • Filtration;
  • Disinfection;
  • Pipe galleries;
  • Booster pump stations; and
  • Various construction styles of water tanks (interior and exterior systems).

Additionally, the company has featured steel, concrete, ductile iron and CMU substrates to the guide.

Carboline reports the tool caters to specifiers, asset owners, contractors and anyone who wants to learn more about protective coatings and their use in water/wastewater infrastructure. The interactive guide can be viewed here.


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