Corrosion Prevention, Cathodic Protection for Concrete and Masonry Encased Steel, UK
The Corrosion Prevention Association represents consultants, contractors and manufacturers working in the field of corrosion prevention for reinforced concrete and masonry encased steel.
The CPA acts as the leading authority and source of information on the subject of cathodic protection, and other electrochemical treatments including realkalisation, desalination, chloride extraction, corrosion inhibitors and the use of galvanic and impressed current anodes in cathodic protection systems. The CPA aims to ensure a greater understanding of the preservation of reinforced concrete structures and masonry clad steel framed buildings.
REPAIR AND PROTECTION OF STRUCTURAL ASSETS
The CPD Seminar venues for 2015 have now been agreed as follows:-
|Tuesday 3 March||Penrith|
|Tuesday 28 April||Whitburn|
|Tuesday 19 May||Portsmouth|
|Tuesday 15 September||Coventry|
|Tuesday 20 October||Liverpool|
|Tuesday 24 November||Swansea|
STRUCTURAL CONCRETE ALLIANCE AWARD 2015 WINNERS
The Structural Concrete Alliance announced Mott Macdonald’s refurbishment of Ryde Pier in the Isle of Wight as the winner of the 2014 Structural Concrete Award, presented at the Concrete Society Awards Dinner held at the Grosvenor Hotel, Park Lane, London on 29 October.
TR73 CATHODIC PROTECTION OF STEEL IN CONCRETE
The purpose of this Concrete Society Report is to provide up-to-date and technically well-founded information on cathodic protection to assist civil and structural engineers and others responsible for structures and buildings, to assess whether cathodic protection is an appropriate remedy for reinforcement corrosion problems. - Click this link for more details
CATHODIC PROTECTION FOR MASONRY BUILDINGS (Incorporating Structural Steel Frames)
This joint NACE-CPA document is available to download from the CPA website. Click here