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Roof Coating Failure
Buildings

Case Study: Roof Coatings Flunk Out

Premature coating problems on the standing seam roofs of two school buildings were an eyesore for the community and an issue for the school board …

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Water Tank blistering
Coating Assessment

The Case of Surprise Blistering and Rusting on a New Tank Lining System

From JPCL, July 2012 In this month’s F-Files, blisters formed in a lining system installed on the interior of a raw water storage tank that was constructed …

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SPF coatings
Buildings

Formula for Success: With SPF Applications, Quality Assurance is King

  KTA-Tator Inc. Spray polyurethane Foam (SPF) has played a key role in restoration programs for the dome and exterior of New Orleans’ Superdome. Business …

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Buildings

The Case of October Showers Bring November Rust Spots

In this month’s Cases from the F-Files, rust spots became evident on the interior roof deck of a newly constructed, unoccupied warehouse. Were the rust spots …

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Buildings

That New-Paint Look: Keys to Formulating a Plan for Restoring Metal Exteriors

Article From Durability + DesignPhoto 1: High-performance factory finishes, such as the fluoropolymer coating applied to the exterior of this library in Arizona, provide a high …

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Ethics in Coatings
Coating Failure

The Ethics of Coatings Failure Investigations

“The Case of… Three (Consultants),” a two-part F-Files column published in the November and December 2010 issues of JPCL,1 described observations and conclusions reached by three different …

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Volume 1 E-Book: Download Below

Welcome… Thank you so much for joining our email list via the Pipeline Volume 1 E-Book. It means a lot to us! Here’s the E-Book …

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Volume 2 E-Book: Download Below

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Volume 3 E-Book: Free Download Below

Welcome… Thank you so much for joining our email list via the Pipeline Volume 3 E-Book. It means a lot to us! Here’s the E-Book …

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