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PMSS Project Details

 

Project ID:FHWA-PROJ-13-0009
Project Name: General Laboratory Support for Coating and Corrosion
Status: Active
Contact:
Last Name:Virmani
First Name:Paul
Telephone:202-493-3052
E-mail:paul.virmani@dot.gov
Office: Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Team:Infrastructure Management Team
Roadmap/Focus area(s): Infrastructure Research and Technology Strategic Plan and Roadmap
Project Description:Evaluate coatings on steel surfaces when coating comes in contact with variable levels of adverse ions.
Laboratories: Coatings and Corrosion Laboratory
Start Date: December 31, 2012
End Date: December 31, 2015
Goals:Develop laboratory and field methods for detection of adverse ions and test selected coatings when steel surfaces come in contact with those adverse ions.
Test Methodology: Laboratory operation
Expected Benefits:Identify coatings to provide acceptable service life under realistic field conditions.
Deliverables:Name: Summary report.
Product Type(s): Techbrief
Description: Summary report.
Keywords: Steel
Corrosion
Chlorides
Nitrates
Coatings
Research
Infrastructure
Bridges
Roads
Materials
Subject Areas: Bridges and other structures
Construction
Materials