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In This Issue MARCH 2016
VOL. 16, NO. 2
Fracking Ship Hits Gold
It was a soy-based coating that helped this unique project stay on course when a pump test went awry.
Coating Reservation for Hotel
A new water feature at the New York-New York Hotel &
Casino in Las Vegas meant polyurea protection.
It was jackpot for this client!
Anti-Skid Flight Deck
For this am phibious a s s ault ship, hav ing the r ight
anti-sk id co ating on the f light de ck wa s mis sion
PFP Can Take the Heat!
Expansions at a petrochemical facility required a
special passive fire protection coating applied in-shop
and in the field.
Flaked Nickel Plating
The nickel plating on a water heating unit's tubes was
flaking. It took a detailed analysis to determine the cause
of this failure.
ON THE COVER When a petrochemical facility decided to expand their facility in
eastern Pennsylvania, intumescent coatings were a must. Check out how the steel
I-beams were coated and transported on page 56.
—Photo courtesy of J. T. Thorpe & Son