Why is microbial control becoming so important?

Posted by NACE International on Nov 25, 2020 10:24:58 AM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: materialsperformance, nace media, nace international, microbiologically influenced corrosion, corrosion basics, biotic corrosion, biofilms, microbial action, microbiologically induced corrosion control, microbiologically induced corrosion management, microbial control

Oil & gas coating solution works for water transmission pipeline corrosion control

Posted by NACE International on Aug 7, 2020 11:45:01 AM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, materialsperformance, water, naceinternational, nacemedia, Protecting aging water infrastructure, watertreatment, water pipeline, cement mortar lining, Fusion-bonded epoxy

Risk-based inspections help to manage and pre-empt asset failures due to corrosion

Posted by NACE International on Jul 20, 2020 2:24:40 PM

Asset owners continue to demand longer service life of the coatings on their structures. Simply adding dry film thickness does not work since many coatings crack at excessive thickness. Maintenance, as well as today’s advanced coating technologies, however, make 15- and 25-year life achievable.

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Topics: coatings, materialsperformance, energyassets, corrosionessentials, amusementpark, naceinternational, nacemedia, watertreatment, assetprotection, RBI, pre-empting corrosion failure, corrosion inspection, waterassets, Risk-based inspection, assetfailure, assetsafety, assetsustainability, maritimeassets, watertreatmentassets