The use of fireproofing, high-temperature, and other coatings to protect infrastructure in high-temperature facilities is becoming more widespread around the world. The 2018 Bring on the Heat® Conference is focused on providing an informative look into how these coatings are used and how they benefit different industries.

This event will provide presentations, case studies, and forum discussions on the following topics:

  • Corrosion under insulation
  • Thermal insulation coatings
  • Thermal spray aluminum
  • Passive fire protection
  • Owner issues in the petrochemical area

This Event Will Help You:

Understand the high-temperature coatings needs of end-users

Increase your knowledge of how high-temperature and other protective coatings are used, applied, and inspected

Network with professionals engaged in similar actions for the coatings industry

Who Should Attend?

  • Coating applicators
  • Coating inspectors
  • Coating manufacturers and distributors
  • Plant, pipeline, or refinery operators and owners
  • Coatings specifiers
  • Corrosion engineers


Westin Houston, Memorial City

945 Gessner Road
Houston, TX 77024
P: 281-501-4300
F: 281-501-4306

Rate: Triple/Quad: $199

Explore the city of Houston at The Westin Houston, Memorial City, our West Houston hotel - ranked #7 on the 2014 U.S. News & World Report list of Best Houston Hotels. As the only hotel connected to great Houston shopping at the Memorial City Mall and adjacent to the restaurants of Gateway, our hotel boasts a convenient location near CityCentre, the Energy Corridor District and the Westchase District and offers the ultimate in comfort and relaxation. Whether traveling for business or leisure, The Westin Houston, Memorial City hotel provides a soothing and refreshing sanctuary during your stay.

Deadline to book room is May 14, 2018

Book Your Room

Reserve room by phone: 1-866-961-3348


Self Parking: $14

Valet Parking: $26

Taxi from airport: $75 each way

Shuttle service: $29 each way

Conference Committee


Conference Chair

Kat Coronado

International Paint

Passirce Fire Protection Track Chair

Joe Bhavsar


Corrosion Under Insulation Track Chair

Carl Reed


Thermal Spray Coatings Track Chair

Cathey Perkins

Apache Industrial Service

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