Introduction to Corrosion – Perth 18 May

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Event: Introduction to Corrosion
Event Date: 18 May 2017
Event Location: Perth, Australia
Event Venue: Seasons of Perth

Event Overview:

Protective Coatings (Presenter Matthew Burkett, PAINTINSPEC)


  • Types of Coatings
  • Coating Inspection
  • Coating Maintenance
  • Coating Selection

This 2 ½ – 3 hour session provides an introduction to basic concepts of protective coatings; including the 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, but 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.

Cathodic Protection (Presenter John Grapiglia, Principal Engineer, Corrosion Control Engineering)


  • Cathodic Protection
  • Measurement Equipment
  • Field Measurement Techniques
  • Cathodic Protection Demonstration

This 2 ½ – 3 session will cover the 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 protection.

Sponsorship Presentation
Title:  Corrosion of  steel and the protection afforded by coatings (presented by International Paint, speaker yet to be confirmed).

Sponsorship Benefits:

  1. The opportunity to provide a 30-minute case study (presentations must follow ACA guidelines and be formally approved by ACA)
  2. Two complimentary registrations
  3. A sponsor trestle table at the event where the sponsor can display a company banner and company collateral
  4. A4 advertisement in the delegate hardcopy booklet of presentations which is issued to each delegate and speaker
  5. 50% discount on a half or full page ad in the Corrosion & Materials edition prior to the event
  6. Company logo on the following;
    1. The event promotional flyer/registration form
    2. The ACA website and hyperlinked to company website
    3. The event title slide
    4. Any event advertisements that are produced

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