Please find below the latest news from the Corrosion Prevention Association.
ICORR Training Courses 2024
Cathodic Protection, Training, Assessment and Certification Scheme The Institute of Corrosion (ICorr) Cathodic Protection, Training, Assessment and Certification Scheme is an International Certification Scheme that evaluates the competence levels of cathodic protection personnel in accordance with BS EN ISO 15257:2017. This scheme is designed for the competence assessment and certification of cathodic protection technicians, engineers and […]
The Concrete Repair Association have kindly invited the CPA to host an award at their event on the 6th October at The Double Tree Hotel in Liverpool. There will be two awards presented from the CPA on the night: To recognise an individual that has gone above and beyond for the industry. Please see the […]
As of the 1st June 2023, ICORR are now handling all bookings and administration for training courses and examination for: Cathodic Protection Technician: Reinforced Concrete Structures Cathodic Protection On-Land (Buried) Structures Cathodic Protection Marine Metallic Structures If you wish to book a course or see the latest availability, you can do so at the following […]
CATHODIC PROTECTION AND MASONRY CLAD STEEL FRAME BUILDINGS: AN EXERCISE IN PRESERVATION AND DURABLE REPAIRS.
Transitional masonry, clad steel frame construction was an engineering feat of the late 1800s. Originating as a ‘fire-proof’ construction technique which utilized steel frame elements encased in masonry to transfer load led to immense technological changes in architectural design and construction. By utilizing steel frame construction, the designer was no longer reliant on heavy, thick […]
VECTOR CORROSION SERVICES – POST TENSION IMPREGNATION RAWCLIFFE BRIDGE
Vector provided material, equipment and technical services to impregnate post-tensioned tendons on the Rawcliffe Bridge over Dutch River in Yorkshire. The work was completed over 5 weeks with support from the main contractor. Bonded post-tensioned cables can experience corrosion and reduced durability when grouting problems such as voids or defective grout are present. The Post-Tech […]
Since the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the UK remains a rapidly changing and uncertain landscape. Coronavirus (COVID-19) has impacted every avenue of our lives and altered the way we live. The CPA have strong business continuity measures in place and we are confident that as we adapt to the new norm, the service we provide members […]