Daily Quiz (17)

True or false: Russia was the first country to build and deploy a floating nuclear power plant (FNPP).

In what area of the world have dams been recently proposed to protect land from rising seas, according to a PaintSquare story?

True or false: $12 billion in infrastructure work needed by U.S. National Parks is currently under deferred maintenance.

True or false: In the construction of transmission towers, one of the durability-enhancing measures on structures for severe environments is to increase the film build of the zinc/iron and pure zinc layers during galvanizing and one method to reliably achieve this is by abrasive blasting the steel before galvanizing, says a JPCL author.

True or false: The Federal Highway Administration conducts a National Transportation Product Evaluation Program.

True or false: Steel for the recently completed Hålogaland Bridge, located in Narvik, Norway, was coated in a U.S. fabricating shop.

While the three most important things about selling a house are location, location, location, the three most important things about painting a bridge are access, access, access, according to what coating specialist?

True or false: The Federal Highway Administration maintains a database describing the results of performance testing of bridge coatings.

True or false: The recent cable failure on the James B. Edwards Bridge, in Charleston, South Carolina, was not caused by corrosion, according to the South Carolina Department of Transportation.

According to transmission tower coating specialist Curt Hickcox, about how many energized steel transmission towers are there in North America?

What organization published guidelines for selecting materials to assure the sustainability of transit terminals?

According to a recent PaintSquare Daily News article, what two states lead the nation in the number of deficient bridges needing repair?

True or false: “International Orange” is the official name for the color of paint used on the Golden Gate Bridge.

For the most part, lattice-type transmission towers are painted with what application tool?

True or false: A Maryland State Highway Administration study of coatings’ field performance confirmed that two-coat bridge painting systems are more cost-effective than the standard three-coat, zinc-epoxy-urethane system.

What is one name for roofs with storm water detention systems?

True or false: The Federal Highway Administration creates and maintains a database reporting the results of performance testing of coatings for bridges.


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