Rust proof

The assessment and evaluation of defects in protective coatings is described by various international standards such as ISO 4628. In the first of a series... Read More

Meeting the standards

There are important international standards to consider when measuring the dry film thickness (DFT) of coatings applied to substrates and checking levels of degradation. It’s... Read More

Peak performance

When checking the condition of protective coatings in seawater ballast tanks, it is important to comply with the technical requirements of the Performance Standard for... Read More

Measuring up

Measuring the thickness of a coating is important in the paint and corrosion protection industry, so surveyors should possess a good knowledge of the appropriate... Read More

Maintaining standards

Close familiarity with international standards and test methods used in the protective coatings industry is a prerequisite for coating surveyors. Standards and test methods are... Read More