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October 2012 Tech FeatureOctober 30, 2012
ICE AND SNOW, AWAY WE GO! Painting Ships In Cold Winter Conditions Summary: This article presents several case studies about performing ship maintenance and repair, including painting work, in the Great Lakes region during the challenging ...
September 2012 Tech FeatureSeptember 25, 2012
The Use of Personal Protective Equipment and Regulations & Standards Affecting Safe Abrasive Blasting Summary: This article reviews the basic safety regulations and standards that directly affect how abrasive blasting is performed in an ...
August 2012 Tech FeatureAugust 27, 2012
New Advancements in Temporary Dehumidification Equipment Summary: This paper discusses "green" dehumidification equipment. It reviews the development of DH equipment and describes those new advances in hybrid and integrated systems that ...
July Tech FeatureJuly 16, 2012
Self-Stratifying Coatings – The Next Generation in Performance Summary: This paper describes waterborne acrylic coatings with self-stratifying technology designed to enhance color and gloss retention. The various analytical ...
June Tech FeatureJune 08, 2012
Preparing an Inspection Plan for Bridge Maintenance Painting Summary: This article reviews the purpose and benefits of developing an inspection plan, illustrates two formats for inspection plans, and demonstrates how to populate an ...
May Tech FeatureMay 16, 2012
Advances In Mechanical Surface Preparation Summary: This article describes shot peening as a mechanical means of surface preparation and demonstrates how proper media selection and effective equipment operation and maintenance within ...
April Tech FeatureApril 02, 2012
Coating Problems Faced by Commercial Building Owners Summary: This paper discuss the challenges faced by contractors involved with the cleaning and painting of commercial buildings. Multiple substrates, methods of cleaning and surface ...
March Tech FeatureMarch 06, 2012
Polyurea Great Wall: Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway Polyurea Protection Project Summary: This paper presents a case study showing the effectiveness of applying a polyurea coating to the concrete substrate of the Beijing-Shanghai high ...
February Tech FeatureFebruary 15, 2012
Concrete Repair: The Ultimate Sustainability Summary: This paper provides information on the synergy between sustainability initiatives, green building practices, and concrete repair. It discusses how designing structures for long service ...
January Tech FeatureJanuary 10, 2012
Concrete Reinforcing Steel Corrosion Assessment, Re-passivation, and Monitoring in an Industrial Environment Summary: Four separate concrete cooling towers at a coal-fired electrical generation plant exhibited reinforcing steel corrosion ...