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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 international, microbiologically influenced corrosion, MIC management, microbial action, ampp, sulfate-reducing bacteria (SRB), microbes, sulfur cycling, microbial process, abiotic process, shale fracking well corrosion

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

Case study concludes cathodic protection can protect bridge 25+ years

Posted by NACE International on Dec 16, 2020 3:26:47 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: CP, nace media, nace international, cathodic protection, materials performance magazine, bridge cathodic protection, cathodic protection for marine environments, bridge pilings and corrosion

Building blocks of a successful corrosion management plan

Posted by NACE International on Dec 14, 2020 2:56:04 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: nace international, IMPACT PLUS, corrosion management systems, corrosion management plan, institutionalizing a corrosion management system, asset integrity, asset sustainability

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

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

Recoating an amusement park ride for corrosion protection & aesthetics

Posted by NACE International on Nov 13, 2020 1:48:50 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: standards, CP, nace media, nace international, coatingspro magazine, corrosion in amusement park assets, carbon steel, protective coatings, surface preparation, steel coatings, coatings of amusement park rides, SSPC