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World's highest railway bridge is coming up over the Chenab River in India
World's highest railway bridge is coming up over the Chenab River in India
In around two years from now, the Chenab River in Jammu and Kashmir, India, is expected to be 115 feet taller than the Eiffel Tower.
72-hour countdown for water tank repair
72-hour countdown for water tank repair
Imagine the stopwatch starting before you even get to the jobsite for a steel tank lining and coating job. Imagine on top of that, when you arrive on site, there are enough holes in the steel to make it look a bit like Swiss cheese.
Soy-based BPA alternative coating wins award
Soy-based BPA alternative coating wins award
A coating technology which could be used to replace Bisphenol A (BPA) in a variety of applications has been awarded second place in a category at the 2016 Bio-Based Innovation Awards. The soy-based resin has corrosion resistance for aluminum and steel ...
Queen Mary exterior to be treated for corrosion, new paint to restore ship's original colors
Queen Mary exterior to be treated for corrosion, new paint to restore ship's original colors
For the first time in over 15 years, the Queen Mary's exterior will be painted, to be restored to its original colors with the job expected to take about eight months.
The coatings industry mourns the loss of Jim Johnson
The coatings industry mourns the loss of Jim Johnson
James R. Johnson, founder of CHLOR*RID International, passed away on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at his home in Yaak, Montana, of natural causes. He had been active in several of the NACE coatings technical committees since 1991 and was active with the Soci...
An alternative view of the cathodic protection mechanism on buried pipelines
An alternative view of the cathodic protection mechanism on buried pipelines
The application of CP polarizes steel in the electronegative direction, while raising the pH at the interface at the same time.