- Introduction to Corrosion - Adelaide
June 29, 2017
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Protective Coatings & Cathodic Protection
The ACA is conducting this one day seminar to investigate the basic concepts of both protective coatings and cathodic protection. This seminar is aimed at people starting off in the corrosion industry or those requiring a refresher.
9.00am – 12.30pm (includes 30 min morning tea)
Presenter: Mark Weston
Corrosion Consultant and a former Director and Founder of Incospec & Associates
- Types of Coatings
- Coating Inspection
- Coating Maintenance
- Coating Selection
This session provides an introduction to basic concepts of protective coatings; including various types of coatings; the inspection requirements and considerations when selecting such products.
Designed for those working outside the corrosion or protective coatings industry, such as engineers and architects, however it would be suitable for anyone requiring a brief introduction to the subject.
Attendees will have the opportunity to raise questions and discuss issues and experiences.
12:30pm – 1:30pm
Cathodic Protection (includes 30 min afternoon tea)
2pm – 5.30pm
Presenter: Kingsley Brown
- Cathodic Protection
- Measurement Equipment
- Field Measurement Techniques
- Cathodic Protection Demonstration
This session will cover basic corrosion theory and the principles and monitoring methods used in cathodic protection followed by a demonstration of cathodic protection.
This will enable participants to develop an awareness of the importance of cathodic protection to the maintenance and management of assets and an understanding of the basic principles of corrosion and cathodic protections.
Corrosion of steel and the protection afforded by Coatings
presenter Richard Milgate from International Paint)
Handouts from the Seminar will be available in hard copy booklet.