Challenges associated with protective coatings inspections include finding defects or failures in coating systems due to improper surface preparation, poor cleanliness, and environmental conditions.
It is essential to verify the quality of coating application procedures to prevent unnecessary problems.
These challenges can cause delays in the construction schedule, which as a result, will increase the costs of the project. J&J offers coatings inspection services, whether it is to assure paint application methods, required thicknesses, or surface preparation methods.
What is Protective Coatings Inspection?
The quality of surface preparation and application of a good protective coatings system is the foundation for a successful long lasting low maintenance coating system. Many factors should be considered when designing a coating system including but not limited to environmental expected service life and application limitations on site in the future.
Good execution of the surface preparation and paint application process is necessary to maintain a low annual cost. Our certified paint inspectors can be present to observe, take measurements, perform testing and report , to assure the coating is performing in accordance with agreed specifications and manufacture requirements.
What are the benefits?
J&J brings cost- effective solutions in the protection and aesthetics of products while increasing maximum service life. Furthermore, J&J provides companies with certified paint inspectors whom will be present on site to make sure that everything is in accordance with specifications and manufacturer requirements throughout your project.
FAQ – FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What type of experience do your inspectors have?
Our inspectors have experience with shop coating application as well with open- air applications. They can be used for onshore and offshore locations. They have in-depth knowledge of metalizing processes such as Galvanization, TSA and TSZ and various epoxy coatings used within the industry. J&J can provide full-time certified inspectors (e.g. FROSIO, NACE or Icorr) as Quality Assurance personnel and Protective Coatings Specialists to perform these services.
J&J inspectors are knowledgeable of which types of industry standards?
Our inspectors have developed a thorough comprehension of industry standards and specifications such as: ISO, NACE, SSPC, NorSok, ASNT, and ASTM.