Coatings Connect

SSPC 2018 kicks off Monday, January 15, 2018 and runs until Thursday, January 18, 2018. We will have a number of new initiatives and opportunities for our members to network and to further educate themselves on the industrial coatings market.

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Elcometer, Industrial and Protective Coating Inspection Products
Elcometer Inc.
Elcometer offers a comprehensive range of products for industrial and protective coating inspection and testing. From material thickness through assessment of surface profile and cleanliness to climatic condition monitoring, wet and dry film thickness measurement, adhesion testing, porosity determination and appearance assessment, Elcometer has easy-to-use and robust products for field and laboratory testing and to aid visual inspections.
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Members Insider

Thanks to our current members for your continued support. To prospective members, don't miss out on these perks!

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Please welcome the following companies to the SSPC family!
Their corporate level memberships are brand new to close out 2017.

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Last November, the Asia-Pacific Advisory Council and Latin America Advisory Council completed their first leadership elections. 

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IUPAT, Finishing Trades Institute
Training & Certification Buzz

Can't make it to one of our public offerings? Let SSPC bring the courses to your doorstep!

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HoldTight® is revolutionizing the art of surface preparation
HoldTight Solutions
HoldTight is the most trusted source for surface protection solutions for commercial and industrial applications recognized as the leading coatings protectant product and brand worldwide.
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Standards & Development

Our newest committee focuses on blast cleaning non-ferrous metals, and we're looking for volunteer chairs for a technical committee.

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These standards are available for download from the SSPC Marketplace at no cost to SSPC members.

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HRV Conformance Verification Associates, Inc.
Covestro, LLC
Publications & Articles

SSPC has released its latest compilation on Standards and Best Practices for the protective coatings industry.

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A look at the four critical sections of SSPC-PA 2 “Procedure for Determining Conformance to Dry Coating Thickness Requirements.”

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PPG Protective & Marine Coatings
Strategic Materials