SSPC-Guide 9

SSPC-Guide 9


Asset:  Offshore Structure, Onshore Structure, Pipeline, Pressure Vessel
Environmental Characteristic:  Below Freezing Point, High Heat, High Humidity, Low Humidity
Industry:  Oil and Gas, Pipelines and Underground Systems, Energy Generation and Distribution, Water and Wastewater, Transportation Infrastructure, Maritime
Process:  Testing
Substrate:  Carbon Steel


Guide for Atmospheric Testing of Coatings in the Field


This guide covers the procedures for planning, performing, and documenting field evaluations of atmospheric testing of coatings applied to steel panels or steel structures. It is intended for coating systems applied to new or previously coated structures. It is intended for use by coatings specifiers, end users, manufacturers, formulators, and test laboratories.