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SSPC on the Front Line

from JPCL, April 2018


SSPC on the Front Line

from JPCL, February 2018


SSPC on the Front Line

from JPCL, March 2018


SSPC Organizational Members: as of February 5, 2018

from JPCL, February 2018


Top of the News

from JPCL, March 2018


SSPC On the Front Line

from JPCL, January 2018

Introducing Two New Training Courses at SSPC 2018


Top of the News

from JPCL, January 2018


SSPC On the Front Line

from JPCL, December 2017

Looking Ahead to SSPC 2018 and Beyond


SSPC 2018 Advance Program

from JPCL, December 2017

SSPC 2018 will be held in New Orleans, La., from Jan. 15 to 18, 2018. This section pr...


SSPC 2018 in New Orleans: Events and Awards

from JPCL, November 2017

This section details the special events scheduled to take place during SSPC 2018 feat...


SSPC On the Front Line: International Initiatives, New SSPC Newsletter

from JPCL, November 2017


SSPC 2018 in New Orleans: Training & Certification

from JPCL, October 2017

This section will summarize the SSPC training and certification courses that will be ...


SSPC On the Front Line

from JPCL, October 2017

Two New SSPC Training Courses Offered at SSPC 2018


SSPC 2018 in New Orleans: Technical Program

from JPCL, September 2017

SSPC 2018 featuring GreenCOAT, SSPC’s annual conference and exhibition, will be held ...


SSPC on the Front Line

from JPCL, September 2017

SSPC Panama Chapter Launches with Technical Session, Celebration


SSPC on the Front Line

from JPCL, August 2017

SSPC, Industry Investors Partner with Saudi Arabia


Standards Used for Partial Coating Removal During Maintenance Painting

from JPCL, July 2017 ; by J. Peter Ault, P.E., PCS and Eric Shoyer, Elzly Technology Corporation

Partial surface preparation is a cost-saving concept with merit and demonstrated succ...


SSPC on the Front Line: Department of Defense Conference

from JPCL, July 2017


Top of the News

from JPCL, July 2017


SSPC Seeks Structure Award Nominations

from JPCL, June 2017

SSPC Seeks Structure Awards Nominations


SSPC.org: What’s New, What’s Coming

from JPCL, May 2017


Top of the News

from JPCL, May 2017


SSPC 2018 Call for Papers

from JPCL, April 2017


Top of the News

from JPCL, April 2017


New, Free SSPC-JPCL Webinars Available

from JPCL, March 2017


SSPC Names Top Structures of 2016

from JPCL, March 2017


Mark Your Calendars: SSPC to Administer 2017 DoD Corrosion Conference

from JPCL, January 2017


SSPC On the Front Line

from JPCL, February 2017


SSPC Organizational Members

from JPCL, February 2017


SSPC Passes ANSI-ASQ Assessment

from JPCL, January 2017


Applying Coatings in Cold Weather

from JPCL, December 2016


SSPC President's Welcome

from JPCL, December 2016

SSPC 2017 featuring GreenCOAT is scheduled for January 30 to February 2, 2017, at the...


Top of the News

from JPCL, December 2016


Meetings at SSPC 2017 in Tampa Will Impact Contractors

from JPCL, November 2016


SSPC 2017 in Tampa: Events and Awards

from JPCL, November 2016

This section previews the special events and awards scheduled to take place during SS...


Concrete Condition Assessments: Why Do Them?

from JPCL, October 2016


Training & Certification at SSPC 2017 Featuring Greencoat

from JPCL, October 2016

This section will preview the training and certification courses and hands-on worksho...


SSPC 2017 in Tampa: Technical Program

from JPCL, September 2016

SSPC will hold its annual conference and exhibition, SSPC 2017 featuring GreenCOAT, a...


SSPC on the Front Line

from JPCL, September 2016


Measuring Surface Profile on Bare Metal Surfaces Cleaned by Power Tools

from JPCL, August 2016


Measuring Surface Profile: What’s Changed, What’s the Same

from JPCL, July 2016


Top of the News

from JPCL, July 2016


Top of the News

from JPCL, June 2016


Top of the News

from JPCL, May 2016


Using SSPC-Guide 20 for Successful Floor Coating Application

from JPCL, April 2016


Coating Industry’s Best Honored at SSPC 2016

from JPCL, April 2016 ; by Amy Woodall, PaintSquare News


SSPC Annual Report: Jan. 1, 2015 to Dec. 31, 2015

from JPCL, March 2016


Top of the News

from JPCL, March 2016

Houston Coating Society to hold annual painters competition.


Top of the News

from JPCL, February 2016


SSPC Surface Preparation Standards Update

from JPCL, February 2016


Quality Assurance and Quality Control — We Do It, Too!

from JPCL, January 2016


SSPC President’s Welcome

from JPCL, December 2015

SSPC 2016 featuring GreenCOAT will be held January 18–21 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Con...


Top of the News

from JPCL, December 2015


Awards and Special Events at SSPC 2016

from JPCL, November 2015

This section will preview the variety of special events, including SSPC’s Annual Busi...


SSPC Gets a New Home

from JPCL, October 2015 ; by Bill Worms, Executive Director, SSPC


Training & Certification at SSPC 2016

from JPCL, October 2015

This section previews the training and certification courses and hands-on workshops t...


Editorial: A New Adventure

from JPCL, September 2015 ; by Bill Worms, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC Seeking Comments on Proposed OSHA Beryllium Rule

from JPCL, September 2015


Tech Program Planned for SSPC 2016

from JPCL, September 2015

This article previews the technical program scheduled for SSPC 2016 featuring GreenCO...


Webinars on Thermal Spray Coating Application and Wastewater Specs Available in October

from JPCL, September 2015


A Message From the Incoming SSPC President

from JPCL, August 2015


A Message From the Outgoing SSPC President

from JPCL, August 2015


News From SSPC Headquarters

from JPCL, August 2015

SSPC Hires New Executive Director


Solving Market Challenges - Ahren Olson, Bayer MaterialScience LLC

from JPCL, Coatings Professionals: The Next Generation 2015 Special Issue


Thank You (By Bill Shoup, Outgoing SSPC Executive Director)

from JPCL, August 2015


Top of the News

from JPCL, August 2015

Thickness Measuring, Waterjetting Webinars on the Slate for September


Take pride in all our military

from JPCL, July 2015 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC News

from JPCL, June 2015

SSPC Structure Awards nominations being accepted


Standards for keeping confined spaces safe

from JPCL, June 2015 ; by Michael Damiano, Director of Product Development, SSPC


Eric S. Kline, KTA-Tator, Inc. (retired)

from JPCL, May 2015 ; by Charles Lange, JPCL

...For this “big picture” thinker, the path that eventually led him to a long and suc...


SSPC revises two standards

from JPCL, May 2015


The value of G.S.T.

from JPCL, May 2015 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC

In the coatings industry, some type of introductory training is the best way to get a...


The coatings industry comes together for a good cause

from JPCL, April 2015


SSPC 2015 and our annual report

from JPCL, March 2015 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


Top of the News

from JPCL, March 2015

Webinar on specifying and selecting coatings available


Q&A with Alfred D. Beitelman

from JPCL, February 2015


Top of the News

from JPCL, February 2015

Free webinar on oil and gas industry available


SSPC 2015 Update

from JPCL, January 2015

SSPC 2015 featuring GreenCOAT will be held Feb. 3 to 6, 2015 at the Westgate Las Vega...


Add To Your Training and Certification at SSPC 2015

from JPCL, December 2014


Brush Up on Your Skills in SSPC 2015’s Workshops

from JPCL, December 2014


Coating Industry Comes Together at SSPC 2015 Exhibit Hall

from JPCL, December 2014


Enjoy Special Events, Awards at SSPC 2015

from JPCL, December 2014


Exhibitors At-A-Glance

from JPCL, December 2014


Open Your Mind to SSPC 2015’s Technical Program

from JPCL, December 2014


Welcome to SSPC 2015

from JPCL, December 2014

SSPC 2015 featuring GreenCOAT will be held February 3–6, 2015, at the Westgate Las Ve...


Awards and Events Planned for SSPC 2015

from JPCL, November 2014

This article describes the events planned for SSPC 2015 featuring GreenCOAT, held Feb...


Training and Certification Options Available at SSPC 2015

from JPCL, October 2014

This article will preview the full lineup of workshops and training and certification...


Technical Program for SSPC 2015 Announced

from JPCL, September 2014

The article previews the technical program at SSPC 2015 featuring GreenCOAT, which wi...


The importance of standards

from JPCL, September 2014 ; by Michael Damiano, Director of Product Development, SSPC


Changing of the Guard

from JPCL, July 2014

Messages from the Outgoing and Incoming SSPC Presidents


Surface Preparation: Adventures in Frustration

from JPCL, July 2014 ; by Peter Bock, CorrLine International, LLC

Visual surface preparation standards are subject to individual interpretation by owne...


SSPC releases new Guide 20

from JPCL, June 2014


Time to take a break

from JPCL, June 2014 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


Q&A with Andy Odorzynski

from JPCL, May 2014 ; by Charles Lange, JPCL


Q&A With Frank Rea

from JPCL, February 2014 ; by Charles Lange, JPCL


SSPC News

from JPCL, February 2014

SSPC issues QP 9 revision


SSPC 2014 Update

from JPCL, January 2014

SSPC 2014 featuring GreenCOAT will be held Feb. 10–13 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Re...


Q&A With John P. Psarianos

from JPCL, November 2013 ; by Charles Lange, JPCL


Take Part in SSPC 2014’s Special Events, Awards

from JPCL, November 2013

SSPC 2014 featuring GreenCOAT will be held at the Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Bue...


Q&A With Ernest Dunbar

from JPCL, October 2013 ; by Charles Lange, JPCL


Q&A With Anton Ruesing

from JPCL, September 2013 ; by Charles Lange, JPCL


SSPC News

from JPCL, September 2013


Performance Continues To Be Focus of SSPC Coating Standards

from JPCL, Three Decades of Change in the Coatings Industry 2013 Special Issue; by The JPCL Staff


Recent Developments in SSPC Surface Prep Standards

from JPCL, Three Decades of Change in the Coatings Industry 2013 Special Issue; by The JPCL Staff


SSPC Standards Build on Foundation for Quality in Coatings Work

from JPCL, Three Decades of Change in the Coatings Industry 2013 Special Issue; by The JPCL Staff


SSPC's Latest Paint Application Standards Meet Field and Lab Needs

from JPCL, Three Decades of Change in the Coatings Industry 2013 Special Issue; by The JPCL Staff


Q&A with Pat Sweeney

from JPCL, July 2013 ; by Charles Lange, JPCL


SSPC News

from JPCL, June 2013


News

from JPCL, May 2013


SSPC News

from JPCL, May 2013


Why surface preparation is important

from JPCL, May 2013 ; by Robert Barnhart, Debbie Mericle, Chuck Mobley, Tom Hocking, Jeff Bogran, and Ernestine McDaniel


Measuring Dry Film Coating Thickness According to SSPC-PA 2

from JPCL, April 2013 ; by William D. Corbett, PCS, KTA-Tator, Inc.

This article gives a brief review of the history of SSPC-PA 2 and describes the five ...


SSPC News

from JPCL, April 2013


The Buzz

from JPCL, April 2013


Q&A with Dan Zienty

from JPCL, January 2013 ; by Charles Lange, JPCL


New SSPC Standard Helps Determine Compliance with Profile Requirements

from JPCL, December 2012 ; by Aimée Beggs and Heather Stiner, SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings

The authors report on a new standard, SSPC-PA 17, on steel profile and its complement...


How CAS Training Fits into Shop Painting in the Future

from JPCL, September 2012 ; by David Boyd, Vulcan Painters Inc.

The author discusses how the SSPC Coating Application Specialist (CAS) training is th...


The Protective Coatings Specialist and Polyurea: The Sequence of Events

from JPCL, September 2012 ; by Dudley J. Primeaux II, PCS, CCI, Primeaux Associates LLC

This article discusses developments in polyurea technology as well as the importance ...


Some thoughts from the SSPC President

from JPCL, July 2012 ; by Steve Collins, SSPC President, 2012–2013


SSPC News

from JPCL, July 2012


Messages from the outgoing president and the incoming president

from JPCL, June 2012 ; by Bob McMurdy and Steve Collins


SSPC Organizational Members

from JPCL, June 2012


Letter to the Editor

from JPCL, May 2012 ; by Kevin A. Schweikhart, PCS, MCI Protective Coatings Solutions, Inc.

On the Ethics of Consulting


SSPC News

from JPCL, May 2012


SSPC 2011 Annual Report

from JPCL, March 2012


My 2012 resolutions and a note about SSPC

from JPCL, January 2012 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC Gives Guidance on Protective Coating Specifications

from JPCL, January 2012

This article is a summary of an SSPC report, "Preparing and Using Protective Coating ...


SSPC News

from JPCL, January 2012


On the cleanliness of stainless steel

from JPCL, December 2011


President's Welcome

from JPCL, December 2011


Special Events Planned for Attendees and Guests

from JPCL, December 2011


SSPC 2012 Exhibitors Ready to Show Off the Best in the Industry

from JPCL, December 2011


SSPC 2012 featuring GreenCOAT: The Advance Program

from JPCL, December 2011 ; by the JPCL Staff

The Advance Program for SSPC 2012 is published here to help protective and marine coa...


SSPC Committees to Meet In Tampa

from JPCL, December 2011


SSPC Puts Together Impressive Technical Program

from JPCL, December 2011


SSPC To Offer Full Course Line Up in Tampa

from JPCL, December 2011


SSPC Workshops Cover Diverse Topics

from JPCL, December 2011


SSPC News

from JPCL, November 2011


SSPC Technical Program Spans Four Days, 19 Tracks

from JPCL, November 2011 ; by the JPCL Staff

SSPC 2012 featuring GreenCOAT will be held in Tampa, FL, on Jan. 30 to Feb. 2, 2012. ...


SSPC 2012 Advances Education with Workshops and Training

from JPCL, October 2011

SSPC 2012 featuring GreenCOAT will be held in Tampa, FL, from Jan. 30 to Feb. 2. A fu...


SSPC News

from JPCL, October 2011


What will happen next?

from JPCL, October 2011 ; by Mike Kline, Director of Marketing, SSPC


SSPC 2012 Offers Full Technical Program for Tampa

from JPCL, September 2011 ; by JPCL Staff

SSPC 2012 featuring GreenCOAT will be held in Tampa, FL, on Jan. 30 to Feb. 2, 2012. ...


SSPC News

from JPCL, September 2011


Top of the News

from JPCL, September 2011

SSPC/JPCL plans busy fall webinar schedule; JPCL to launch coating eBook series


A time to help and something else

from JPCL, May 2011 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC News

from JPCL, May 2011


Top of the News

from JPCL, May 2011


SSPC Honors Coating Projects in 5th Annual Structure Awards

from JPCL, April 2011 ; by Jodi Temyer, JPCL

SSPC presented the fifth annual structure awards at SSPC 2011 featuring GreenCOAT, h...


SSPC News

from JPCL, April 2011


News

from PWC, November/December 2010


SSPC News

from JPCL, August 2010

Two achieve PCS Certification


Top of the News

from JPCL, August 2010

EPA plans hearings on coal waste proposal; PaintSquare News refocused to serve protec...


Quality and responsibility

from JPCL, July 2010 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC awards outstanding student in coatings

from JPCL, July 2010


Top of the News

from JPCL, July 2010

Phillips Industrial wins DuPont safety award; Durability + Design to launch August 2n...


Addition of C-12 training proves beneficial

from JPCL, June 2010


Feel Good about Yourself

from JPCL, May 2010 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC Honors Outstanding Work on 8 Structures

from JPCL, May 2010 ; by JPCL Staff

SSPC presented the fourth annual structure awards at PACE 2010 for standout jobs on ...


SSPC News

from JPCL, May 2010


Top of the News

from JPCL, May 2010


Not David Letterman's top 10

from JPCL, April 2010 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC announces awards at Annual Meeting

from JPCL, April 2010


Editorial - Our final PACE Conference

from JPCL, March 2010 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


SSPC announces GreenCOAT 2011

from JPCL, March 2010


SSPC Annual Report 2009

from JPCL, March 2010


Top of the News

from JPCL, March 2010


SSPC News: New SSPC pocket guide eBook now available on Amazon

from JPCL, February 2010


Association News

from JPCL, January 2010


PACE 2010 in Phoenix: A Program Update

from JPCL, January 2010 ; by JPCL Staff

Updates on the sessions and exhibitors at PACE 2010 are listed in these pages; also i...


Top of the News

from JPCL, January 2010

Lloyd's approves SSPC Inspector Program; JPCL, SSPC to offer webinars


Dry Film Thickness Measurements: How Many Are Enough?

from JPCL, December 2009 ; by Rob Francis, Aurecon Australia Pty Ltd

The author provides a close look at four major international standards for measuring ...


It's PACE Time

from JPCL, December 2009 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


PACE 2010 in Phoenix: The Advance Program

from JPCL, December 2009 ; by the JPCL Staff

The advance program for PACE 2010, the joint conference of SSPC and PDCA, is publishe...


SSPC News

from JPCL, December 2009

New standard, updated standard published. Also: Individual Members update


SSPC Organizational Membership

from JPCL, December 2009

As of November 12, 2009


Top of the News

from JPCL, December 2009

PPG Names New Marketing VP


SSPC News

from JPCL, November 2009

Vulcan painters achieves historic first


Editorial: Update Board of Governors and Other SSPC Activities

from JPCL, October 2009 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


Top of the News

from JPCL, October 2009


SSPC News: SSPC Training Spans the Globe

from JPCL, September 2009


Top of the News

from JPCL, September 2009

Costello promoted at International; Clemco's Dave Hansel dies


SSPC News

from JPCL, August 2009

SSPC News: Hampton Roads Meeting with Special Speaker; SSPC and IBC Tour Heinz Field;...


Surface Preparation: Practices, Equipment, and Standards through 25 Years

from JPCL, August 2009 ; by Daryl Fleming and Jodi Temyer, JPCL

As surface preparation practices, regulations, and equipment changed, so did SSPC's s...


Top of the News

from JPCL, August 2009

Top of the News: ASTM presents Award of Merit; CEPE in Budapest Announces Program


L. Skip Vernon is first SSPC Master Coatings Inspector

from JPCL, July 2009


Messages from the outgoing and incoming presidents

from JPCL, July 2009


An Update on Regulatory Action Affecting Maintenance Painting Work

from JPCL, May 2009 ; by Alison B. Kaelin, CQA, KTA-Tator, Inc.


SSPC announces new protective coatings show

from JPCL, May 2009


SSPC Annual Report

from JPCL, April 2009


SSPC Submits Position Paper to EPA on Lead NAAQS

from JPCL, April 2009


Stimulus Bill - $8 billion released for public transit

from JPCL, April 2009


Application Specialist Training: Workforce Development for the 21st Century

from JPCL, March 2009 ; by Pamela Groff, SSPC Technical Materials Development Specialist

The author begins by stating that the average painter is over 50 years old, as of 200...


SSPC News: SSPC Honors Five Projects at PACE

from JPCL, March 2009

SSPC President Bruce Henly presented five 2009 Structure Awards for outstanding coati...


Proving their mettle

from JAC, January/February 2009 ; by Jayson L. Helsel, P.E., KTA-Tator Inc.

Advances in technology expand the choices of high-performance finishes for metallic s...


Editorial: Laissez les bons temps rouler - Let the good times roll

from JPCL, December 2008 2008 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


News: SSPC revises QP 1

from JPCL, December 2008 2008 ; by SSPC


Organizational Members

from JPCL, December 2008 2008 ; by SSPC


A few November thoughts

from JPCL, November 2008 ; by Bill Shoup, Executive Director, SSPC


AIA urges legislative action for rebuilding in wake of Katrina

from JAC, October 2005

In response to the Hurricane Katrina disaster and the need for massive rebuilding, th...


 
 
   

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