CORROSION is excited to announce the return of the Protective Coatings Workshop.
This workshop, designed for coatings applicators, inspectors, and contractors of all experience levels, will feature engaging discussion and presentations from coatings industry leaders, an introduction to new emerging technologies and techniques, and highlight best practices from experts. In addition, you will get the opportunity to network with fellow contractors, inspectors, and suppliers.
Tuesday, April 27
8–8:30 a.m. — Surface Preparation, Joe Walker, Elcometer, and Johnny Eliasson, Chevron Shipping
8:30–9 a.m. — Using Dry Film Thickness Measurement Equipment Effectively, Mike Beamish, DeFelsko
9–9:30 a.m. — Future of Robots in Confined Spaces, Norman Spence, Spence Consulting
9:30–10 a.m. — Augmented Reality in Coatings Inspection, Lake Barrett, KTA
Wednesday, April 28
10:30–11 a.m. — From the Sublime to the Ridiculous: Life in the Fast Coatings Lane, Vijay Datta and Mike O'Donoghue, International Paint
11–11:30 a.m. — The Misconceptions of Chemically Grouping Coatings, Paul Vinik, Greeman-Pedersen, Inc.
11:30–12:30 a.m. — Shop and Field Applications for Metallic Zinc Coatings, Bernardo Duran, International Zinc Association
Thursday, April 29
10:30–11:30 a.m. — Passive Fire Protection, Russel Norris, Sherwin Williams
Noon–12:30 p.m. — Architectural and Industrial Maintenance (AIM) VOC Regulations and PCBTF (Oxsol 100) VOC Exemption Update, David Darling, American Coating Association
1–2 p.m. — Protective Coatings in Infrastructure: Attributes, Structure Requirements and Case Studies, Steven Reinstadler, Covestro LLC
The Protective Coatings Workshop is supported by CoatingsPro Magazine, INSPECT This, and MPI: The Master Painters Institute.
The 2021 F.N. Speller Award winner, Professor Jose Maria Bastidas will present a lecture based on his research on Wednesday, April 21 from 11-11:30 a.m. CST.Read more
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