Durability + Design
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on LinkedIn Like us on Facebook Follow us on Instagram Visit the TPC Store
Search the site

 

Advertisement

Paint BidTracker


Problem Solving Forum

| More

Question posted - December 11 to December 15, 2017:

On a parking deck with harsh exposure conditions—from road salts, frequent wetting, and freeze-thaw cycles, to some exterior weathering—what generic type of film-forming coating works best and why?



More items for Coatings Technology


Selected Answers

From Zenith Czora of Crommelin on December 12, 2017:
To withstand such harsh conditions, a heavy duty, UV-stable and elastomeric polyurethane system is required for parking decks. The heavy-duty, traffic-bearing polyurethane provides the durability and elastomeric capabilities required to take on the tough conditions.The elastomeric  polyurethanes are mostly applied in two layers, a base coat that provides the water- proofing protection, and a topcoat which protects the base membrane and provides skid resistance. Even if the right surface treatment is selected for a given project, problems can still result when the surface preparation and application are not executed correctly.


Please sign in to submit your answer this question

   

Tagged categories: Coatings technology


Current PSF Question | Submit a PSF Question | Full PSF Archive

Advertisements
 
Digital Facilities Corporation
 
Manage the Building Envelope
 
FM-Pro™ is an innovative solution for the assessment and management of Roofing, Facade and Paving for building owners, asset area consultants, and product suppliers.
 

 
World of Concrete
 
WOC 2018 – Las Vegas, NV
 
Visit the WOC website for more details about the World of Concrete 2018: January 23-26; Seminars 22-26 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV, USA.
 

 
International Roofing Expo
 
IRE 2018
 
Attend the IRE where exhibitors and education offer serious solutions, real results and opportunities to make powerful connections. Register for FREE Expo.
 

 
PPG Paints
 
PPG PAINTS™ SPEEDHIDE® INTERIOR LATEX
 
This high-hiding, low-VOC, low-odor paint enables a space to be painted while occupied and delivers the durable product performance professionals require.
 

 
 
 

Technology Publishing Co., 1501 Reedsdale Street, Suite 2008, Pittsburgh, PA 15233

TEL 1-412-431-8300  • FAX  1-412-431-5428  •  EMAIL webmaster@durabilityanddesign.com


The Technology Publishing Network

Durability + Design PaintSquare the Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings Paint BidTracker

 

© Copyright 2012-2018, Technology Publishing Co., All rights reserved