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True or false? Inorganic zinc pre-construction primers for shipbuilding normally have more zinc content than inorganic zinc primers applied after fabrication.

Tuesday, May 21, 2013


Adopted in 2001 by the International Maritime Organization, the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships prohibits the use of tributyltin (TBT) antifouling coatings. When did the Convention go into effect in the United States?

Monday, November 26, 2012


The IMO’s Performance Standard for Protective Coatings for corrosion protection of cargo tanks in crude oil carriers requires that coatings applied to new tanks must have a useful life of how many years in good condition?

Monday, October 1, 2012


Now that the United States has taken official action to adopt the International Maritime Association’s treaty banning tributyltin antifoulings, what percentage of the world’s shipping tonnage is covered by the treaty?

Friday, September 28, 2012


A three-year study by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation found which type of coating to be most effective at combating macro-fouling organisms like zebra and quagga mussels?

Thursday, September 13, 2012


Among the various types of anti-foulings for ships, what are foul-release coatings?

Friday, August 10, 2012


True or false: Tributyltin is the main biocide used in formulating antifouling coatings.

Friday, June 22, 2012


Which of these is not among the Navy’s new “Quick Win” recommendations to improve efficiency in ship painting?

Wednesday, April 25, 2012


A recent study by the American Bureau of Shipping showed that close to 90% of bulk carrier casualties occurred on ships of what age?

Tuesday, March 20, 2012


The SSPC/NACE/AWS specification for thermal-sprayed zinc in a marine service environment requires what degree of blast cleaning?

Monday, February 27, 2012


True or false: Inorganic zinc pre-construction primers for shipbuilding normally have more zinc content than inorganic zinc primers applied after fabrication.

Thursday, December 15, 2011


In JPCL’s Buying Guide, October 2011, what generic coating system was suggested most often than others for ballast tank linings in ships?

Tuesday, November 1, 2011


RINA in the UK is the Royal Institute of Naval Architects. What is the Italian RINA?

Wednesday, August 31, 2011


Which of the following is not an exclusively marine exhibition?

Monday, August 29, 2011


   
 

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