Coatings & Repair

Proposed Recommended Practice for Coating Dry Film Thickness Measurement Over Concrete

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_acf field_group=”3279″ field_from_3279=”field_5b7cf545d605d” show_label=”yes” el_class=” “][vc_acf field_group=”3279″ field_from_3279=”field_5b7cf51dd605c” show_label=”yes”][vc_acf field_group=”3279″ field_from_3279=”field_5b7cf568d605e” show_label=”yes”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Abstract Non-Destructive Testing [NDT] techniques used within or over concrete are less standardized than equivalent tests for Metal Substrates. Guidelines may differ between manufacturers, specifications and supplier details, limiting the effectiveness of NDT techniques for evaluation of concrete structures. Coatings over concrete have […]

‘Do Nothing’ and Patch Repair (without Anodes) Engineered Maintenance Experiences of Marine Concrete Structures

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_acf field_group=”3279″ field_from_3279=”field_5b7cf545d605d” show_label=”yes” el_class=” “][vc_acf field_group=”3279″ field_from_3279=”field_5b7cf51dd605c” show_label=”yes”][vc_acf field_group=”3279″ field_from_3279=”field_5b7cf568d605e” show_label=”yes”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Abstract Extended performance is quite reasonably expected of our reinforced concrete structures, some like marine structures are in aggressive environments, they may be many decades old, of critical importance in terms of function and/or location, and irreplaceable, etc. such that repair and protection […]