Please find below the latest news from the Corrosion Prevention Association.

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 […]

COVID-19 Update

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 […]

CPA Corrosion Basics Online Course

The CPA have developed and launched the CPA Corrosion Basics Online Course, providing an introduction to Corrosion.

Concrete testing services from CPT

CPT offers a full range of concrete testing services in addition to developing corrosion control systems.

CCSL achieves UKAS accreditation

In December 2019, Corrosion Control Services Limited achieved accreditation to UKAS ISO 17025.

CP design and service life assessments

Echem Consultants provide durability and service life support to investigative engineers and testing houses.

The Chair writes

Chris Spence, Chair of the Alliance Board, introduces an exciting new range of events and activities from the Alliance in 2020.

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