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Surface Preparation by Wet Abrasive Blast Cleaning

This webinar is archived and recorded from a live presentation on Tuesday, July 19, 2016.
Cost: FREE

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Clemco Industries Corp.

Clemco Industries Corp. of Washington, Missouri, is a leading global manufacturer of air-powered abrasive blast equipment serving industry since the early 1940s. Clemco serves customers through an expansive network of authorized distributors. Contractors, fabricators, and manufacturers worldwide rely on Clemco blast equipment to clean, prep, and finish products ranging from masonry, to castings, to fabricated metal products and structural steel. The company also engineers and fabricates NIOSH-approved supplied-air respirators, operator safety equipment, blast cabinets, blast rooms, media recovery systems, dust collectors, portable vacuum systems, dehumidification, and portable dust collection. The Clemco quality system is ISO 9001:2008 certified.

This webinar will cover industry standards, procedures, equipment, and materials used in a variety of air/water/abrasive, water/abrasive, and water-pressurized abrasive blast cleaning systems.


Thomas E. Enger, MS, CSP, CHMM, Clemco Industries Corp

With over 30 years of academic and practical experience in heavy construction, construction equipment manufacturing, and hazardous material management, Tom has an extensive background in applying federal, state and local regulatory requirements as well as the use of industry standards for preparing surfaces for today’s coatings.

Mr. Enger taught Applied Regulatory Requirements at Arizona State University and Maricopa Community College. He also has instructed both safety professionals and users of surface preparation equipment on complex regulatory requirements at SSPC and FABTECH through the last 15 years. His primary work is product safety and practices for Clemco Industries Corp.

Mr. Enger is board certified by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals and the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management.

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