Technical Program

May 1, 2018

Presentation Deadline

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Third Generation Polysiloxane Materials for CUI Service

Presented by Peter Bock, Performance Polymers Americas, LLC

The History of CUI

Presented by Art MacKinnon, PPG Industries Inc.

Millions to be Saved through Insulation Optimization

Presented by Jonathan Petersen, Shawn O'Hearn, and Muhannad Rabeh, BP America Production Co.

Long-range Microwave Detection of Wet Insulation & Corrosion Products for CUI Mitigation

Presented by Trond Olsen, ClampOn, Inc.

Evaluation of CUI and Insulative Coatings

Presented by Dr. Benjamin Chang, PolyLab, LLC

Evaluating CUI in Corrosion-Prone Environments

Presented by Larry Johns, Industrial Insulation Group

Deriving Better Predictive Models for CUI Outcomes

Presented by John Williams, Aspen Aerogels

Advances in Novel Coatings Technology for CUI Service

Presented by Mike O’Donoghue, International Paint

Reducing Roof Condensation that Leads to Corrosion in Atmospheric Storage Tanks

Presented by Peter Pescatore, Cabot Corporation

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Demo Day Demonstrations

Hosted at PK Industrial Facility

About the Corrosion Mechanism in CUI Service

Presented by Carl Reed, GPI, and Kat Coronado, International Paint

Various NDE Methods for Inspection of Insulated or Fireproofed Piping, Tanks and Pressure Vessels

Presented by Dana Baham, Becht Engineering

Epoxy PFP Under Severe Cold Weather

Presented by Juan Leon, PPG

Fireproofing with High Density Cementitious Material

Presented by Nze Osuawu, Business Technical Services LLC

How to Train Your Tail to Quit Wagging the Dog

Presented by Bill Dempster, International Paint

Thursday, June 7, 2018

The Fit for Service Inspection of Industrial Fireproofing

Presented by Michael Yee, RT Consults

Understanding UL 1709 5th Edition and the Future of Hydrocarbon Fire Testing

Presented by Fred Hervey, UL LLC

Metalizing State of the Art

Presented by Carl Tudor, International Metallizing and Coatings

Mitigate CUI with Correct Insulation Choice

Presented by Keith Chustz, Exxon

Cold Environmental Testing & Field Performance of Epoxy PFP in Arctic Climates

Presented by Russel Norris and Rick Perkins, Sherwin-Williams