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.
  • Acrylic Millions to be Saved through Insultation Optimization
    Presented by Jonathan Petersen, 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
  • Evaluation of CUI and Insulative Coatings
    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

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

  • Demo Day Demonstrations
    Hosted at PK Industrial Facility
  • The Inspection of Thermal Insulation and CUI
    Presented by Ron King, National Insulation Association
  • 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 Fendolite MII, a Cementitious Material
    Presented by Nze Osuawu
  • 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