Handbook of Coatings for Concrete

Handbook of Coatings for Concrete

by Whittles Publishing
     
 

ISBN-10: 1870325826

ISBN-13: 9781870325820

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: Whittles Publishing

In the field of construction, the maintenance and repair of concrete structures has become a core activity and the protection of concrete is thus of primary concern. Coatings for concrete should protect against corrosion of the reinforcement and against surface attack. This book addresses the whole subject in a practical way looking at the chemistry, applications and…  See more details below

Overview

In the field of construction, the maintenance and repair of concrete structures has become a core activity and the protection of concrete is thus of primary concern. Coatings for concrete should protect against corrosion of the reinforcement and against surface attack. This book addresses the whole subject in a practical way looking at the chemistry, applications and use of the major categories of coatings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781870325820
Publisher:
Whittles Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.81(d)

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Table of Contents

Coated concrete - why, what and how
basic paint technology
acrylic and styrene/acrylic polymers
cement-based and fibre-reinforced coatings
cross-linking acrylic cement mixtures
use of epoxy resin systems
polyurethanes
silanes, siloxanes and silicone resins as coatings
silicate paints
anti-carbonation coatings
coatings for cathodic protection of steel reinforcement
use of coatings for desalination and re-alkalization treatment of concrete
selection and international tests for coatings
surface preparation and application of coatings
emission of volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
soiling, colour changes and coatings on concrete surfaces
general principles of biocide application in paint coatings
methodologies for assessing the biological resistance of exterior paint films
review of dynamic crack-bridging tests
case studies
sources of manufacturers, testing and certifying houses and consultants.

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