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May 12 - May 16, 2014

When we use field splice plate connections on structural steel projects, how do we prevent rust and rust staining at bolt heads and at the splice plate/steel interface?

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From Tom Schwerdt of Active Transportation Advocates on May 14, 2014:
Prime all structural steel, including faying surfa more

From James Albertoni of CA Department of Water Resources on May 12, 2014:
A good approach would be to power-tool clean or bl more

From Karen Fischer of Amstar of Western New York, Inc. on May 12, 2014:
On the vast majority of projects I've worked on th more

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Tagged categories: Corrosion; Quality Control; Steel