March 26, 2019
By Karen D. Hickey, editor, CoatingsPro Magazine
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NACE International, CoatingsPro Magazine, Master Painters Institute, and INSPECT This are hosting the first-ever Protective Coatings Workshop at CORROSION 2019, beginning today, March 26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and continuing tomorrow from 10 a.m. until noon. This interactive workshop features presentations from coatings industry leaders, an introduction to emerging technologies, and will highlight the experience and accomplishments of those currently involved in the coatings field. Learn about best practices as well as the newest techniques and technologies. You can also earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and/or Professional Development Hours (PDHs) while learning about:
Workshop registration includes access to the CORROSION 2019 Exhibit Hall on Tuesday and Wednesday and lunch on Tuesday. Admission into the event is included as a part of a paid Full Conference Registration.
Even the foremost corrosion control experts of today had to start somewhere in learning about their chosen field. With that in mind, the NACE Foundation hosted a mini-camp for high school students in the Nashville,Tennessee area to increase their knowledge and awareness of corrosion-based topics.
The drive to NACE International’s CORROSION 2019 began with an above-par turnout at Sunday’s Darrel D. Byerley Memorial Golf Tournament.Presented by Tinker & Rasor as the Signature Sponsor, the annual event took place at the private Hermitage Golf Course in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE) presented a panel of subject matter experts regarding corrosion and U.S. Navy Assets on Wednesday, March 27th from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The full name of the session was “Increasing the Availability of U.S. Navy Assets: A Corrosion Control Panel by ASNE’s MegaRust,”and it included presenters from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), and Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR).