AMPP Announces Return of Protective Coatings Workshop

Want to stay current on the latest coatings developments and technologies available? AMPP is excited to announce the return of the Protective Coatings Workshop at the 2022 AMPP Annual Conference + Expo in San Antonio.

This interactive workshop, designed for coatings applicators, inspectors, and contractors of all experience levels, will feature engaging discussion and presentations from coatings industry leaders, an introduction to new emerging technologies and techniques, and highlight best practices from experts.

In addition, attendees will get the opportunity to network with fellow contractors, inspectors, and suppliers. The schedule of Tuesday’s events includes:

10:15-11:15 a.m. — Panel discussion on the future of the protective coatings industry

11:15-11:45 a.m. — “The Importance of Performance Standards and Quality Programs in the Architectural and Commercial Painting Industry,” presented by John Whalen, Master Painters Institute

11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. — Lunch  

1:00-1:30 p.m. — “Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI),” presented by David Hunter, Hempel

1:30-2:00 p.m. — “Inspection of intumescent Fireproofing,” presented by Russell Norris, Sherwin Williams

2:00-2:30 p.m. — “Inspection of Steel Substrate,” presented by Tony Serdenes, GPI

3:00-3:30 p.m. — “Personal Protective Equipment—Protecting Employees from Workplace Hazards,” presented by Charles Brown, GPI

3:30-4:00 p.m. — “Concrete,” presented by Steven Reinstandler, Covestro

4:00-4:30 p.m. — “Labor Shortages,” presented by Ken Seal and Anton Ruesing, IUPAT

4:30-5:00 p.m. — “Aerospace,” presented by Terry Gabbert

Sponsored by CoatingsPro Magazine, Inspect This, and the Master Painters Institute (MPI), the workshop will also offer an opportunity for attendees to earn professional development hours (PDHs). The workshop will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall at the at the Henry B. González Convention Center.

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