In this review chapter the author discusses the following subheadings related to the use of painting technology in marine applications--characteristics of the marine environment; the sources and effects of hull roughness; the corrosion of underwater hulls and the principles of anticorrosive treatments; the formulation of anticorrosive paints for ship bottoms; marine fouling and its prevention; antifouling paints; decorative and protective coatings above water; the corrosion and protection of ship's cargo tanks; surface preparation and the application of marine paints; painting of small boats; and evaluation of marine paints.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Marcel Dekker, Incorporated

    270 Madison Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016
  • Authors:
    • James, D M
  • Publication Date: 1975

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 415-482
  • Serial:
    • Formulations
    • Volume: 4
    • Issue Number: Pt1
    • Publisher: Marcel Dekker, Incorporated

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00136371
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 13 1976 12:00AM