Why is microbial control becoming so important?

Posted by NACE International on Nov 25, 2020 10:24:58 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: materialsperformance, nace media, nace international, microbiologically influenced corrosion, corrosion basics, biotic corrosion, biofilms, microbial action, microbiologically induced corrosion control, microbiologically induced corrosion management, microbial control

Remote cathodic protection monitoring proves invaluable during COVID 19

Posted by NACE International on Sep 15, 2020 1:07:36 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: galvanic anode cp (gacp), nace media, materials performance, nace international, remote corrosion monitoring, corrosion essentials, corrosion basics, cathodic protection, remote cathodic protection monitoring, impressed current CP (ICCP), energy infrastructure, maritime assets