Polyurea coatings reduce marine environment’s costly effects

Posted by NACE International on Feb 10, 2021 5:31:04 PM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, polyurea, nace international, coatingspro magazine, protective coatings, ship coatings, maritime coatings, flexible coatings, ampp

Drones -- for measuring coating thickness

Posted by NACE International on Jan 28, 2021 4:56:55 PM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, nace media, nace international, coatingspro magazine, protective coatings, ship coatings, maritime coatings, DFT drone, dry film thickness, surface profile measurements, Painting drone, drones

Navy finds topside coatings solution that can be applied by sailors

Posted by NACE International on Jan 8, 2021 2:18:49 PM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, nacemedia, protection of steel bridge from weathering, nace media, nace international, coatingspro magazine, protective coatings, ship coatings, ship repainting, silicone alkyds, maritime coatings

The science behind how coating systems protect the water you drink

Posted by NACE International on Dec 29, 2020 9:44:00 AM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, nace media, nace international, coatingspro magazine, protective coatings, water and wastewater, water tanks, tank re-coat, potable water, potable water tank, urethane primers, ceramic epoxies, water tanks coatings, potable water tank corrosion

Coating a water tank – a case study

Posted by NACE International on Nov 19, 2020 11:04:06 AM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, watercorrnews, nace media, nace international, coatingspro magazine, protective coatings, SSPC, water tank, wate reservoir, water and wastewater

Prepare steel surfaces for the best coatings outcome by using these new guidelines

Posted by NACE International on Oct 7, 2020 9:00:20 AM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: standards, coatings, nace media, nace international, coatingspro magazine, carbon steel, surface profile, visible surface contaminants, wet abrasive blast (WAB) cleaning, Water jet cleaning (WJ), protective coatings, surface preparation, steel surface prep, cleanliness level, surface cleanliness

How to ensure long-term protective coating success

Posted by NACE International on Aug 26, 2020 10:17:57 AM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, corrosionessentials, corrosionbasics, protectivecoatings, extend asset life, asset protection, protecting maritime assets, nace media, materials performance, managing coatings projects, reduce asset maintenance, corrosion control, protecting water/wastewater treatment assets, protecting municipal assets, nace international, coatingspro magazine

Fluoropolymer topcoat offers steel structures decades-long resistance to weathering, water

Posted by NACE International on Aug 18, 2020 11:29:59 AM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, naceinternational, nacemedia, Protecting aging water infrastructure, protection of bridge from water, protection of steel bridge from weathering, marine environment protective coatings, corrosion mitigation in the marine industry, maritime news, weathering resistance, bridge weather protection, fluoropolymer topcoat, advanced coating materials, solvent-borne FEVE-type fluoropolymer coatings

Oil & gas coating solution works for water transmission pipeline corrosion control

Posted by NACE International on Aug 7, 2020 11:45:01 AM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, materialsperformance, water, naceinternational, nacemedia, Protecting aging water infrastructure, watertreatment, water pipeline, cement mortar lining, Fusion-bonded epoxy

Risk-based inspections help to manage and pre-empt asset failures due to corrosion

Posted by NACE International on Jul 20, 2020 2:24:40 PM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, materialsperformance, energyassets, corrosionessentials, amusementpark, naceinternational, nacemedia, watertreatment, assetprotection, RBI, pre-empting corrosion failure, corrosion inspection, waterassets, Risk-based inspection, assetfailure, assetsafety, assetsustainability, maritimeassets, watertreatmentassets