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

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

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