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Types of Corrosion With most ships being made mainly of steel, corrosion is an unavoidable fact of life as the…

General coatings maintenance overview Coatings may appear as an adornment to the structure or other parts of a ship’s equipment…

Biofouling control Although the IMO may only recently have issued guidelines on hull fouling and established the GloFouling project that…

Primers While some coatings can be used as a one-coat application, coating systems usually consist of a primer, possibly a…

Overview of 2001 AFS Convention Shipping’s battle with the forces of nature is one that has been fought from the…