Most Recent Articles
March 30, 2017
The new executive director of the American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE) shares ideas on keeping the 125-year-old organization vital for engineers, scientists, and allied professionals involved in maritime and aviation for the U.S. military.
March 24, 2017
Aging water and wastewater infrastructures are difficult and expensive to manage. But how much does the corrosion problem cost the industry? And how can water utilities better manage corrosion to reduce these costs?
March 16, 2017
No coating is better than a bad coating because recoating can cost much more than the initial coating application. Find out how to prevent coating failure by getting things right the first time around.
March 13, 2017
The coating, for all intents and purposes, was perfect. But if this work were to be done today, with a third-party inspector onsite, it would not be approved.
March 10, 2017
A water infrastructure corrosion expert reviews a paper by researchers at the University of Bristol on an innovative technique called ice pigging for the water supply industry.
March 06, 2017
Measurement of film thickness can be done with many different instruments. Understanding the equipment available for film thickness measurement is important for every coating operation.
February 28, 2017
Aluminum and aluminum alloys are in widespread use in many industrial applications, with its usage second only to that of steel.
February 24, 2017
Corrosion under insulation (CUI) causes many safety hazards in industrial facilities, many of which are prevented by using thermal insulating coatings.
February 21, 2017
Typical coating solutions come with risks including VOCs, HAPs, and flammability, but there are new and unique solutions hitting the market that offer great protection without the risk.
February 09, 2017
Rarely does a coating fail because of only one contributing factor. Rather, it is usually two or more factors working in conjunction that cause a coating to fail on a particular site, when that same coating has performed as expected on other sites.