- Introduction to Corrosion - Perth
August 24, 2017
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Program at a Glance (as at 6-4-17)
Thursday, 18 May 2017 – 9am – 12.30pm
Presenter Matthew Burkett, PAINTINSPEC
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.
This 2 ½ – 3 hour session provides an introduction to basic concepts of protective coatings; including
- 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.
This session is designed for those working outside the corrosion or protective coatings industry, such as engineers and architects, however 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.
Thursday, 18 May 2017 2pm – 5.30pm
Presented by John Grapiglia, Principal Engineer, Corrosion Control Engineering
This 2 ½ – 3 session will cover:
- 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.
The session 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.
Sponsor Presentation: Corrosion of steel and protection afforded by coatings – Presented by Geoff White
Program subject to change by the ACA
Price includes morning/afternoon tea and lunch. Handouts from the Seminar will be available in hard copy booklet.