In this session, attendees will identify which corrosion and waterproofing/protection systems work well to extend the life of concrete. Selecting cathodic protection strategies to prevent embedded steel corrosion will be covered in addition to selecting protective systems against various chemical environments. How to stop water leakage through cracks using various techniques will also be covered.
1. Discover how to protect concrete from the effects of corrosive environments
2. Identify various Cathodic Protection Strategies that help prevent embedded steel corrosion
3. Determine how to select protective systems against various chemical environments
4. Review how to stop water leakage through cracks using various techniques
NOTE: See TU11 - Concrete Repair Fundamentals I.
NOTE: See Concrete Repair Hands-On Training Opportunities:
TUCR1 (Tues 12pm – 3:45pm), TUCR2 (Tues 1:45pm – 5:30pm)
WECR1 (Wed 12pm – 3:45pm), WECR2 (Wed 1:45pm – 5:30pm)
Presented by the International Concrete Repair Institute.
Credits: 3.0 continuing education hours approved for AIA/CES LU|HSW, PDH, TCA
Education Tracks: Concrete Repair
Event Type: WOC 3-Hour Seminars > Session
President, CEO & Founder at Structural Preservation System Inc.
Hanover, MD , United States
Peter Emmons is the President, CEO & Founder of Structural Group. Peter has over 40 years experience in repairing, protecting and strengthening concrete. He founded Structural Preservation Systems, Inc (Structural) in 1976, the largest concrete repair con …
Vice President at Structural Group Inc.
Pompano Beach, FL , United States
Jorge Costa, PE is Vice President of Structural Group Inc. in Pompano Beach, Florida. He holds a B.S. in Ocean Engineering from Florida Atlantic University and has worked in cathodic protection and corrosion control for thirty years. He is a licensed Corr …