Paint and surface treatment definitions for the oil and gas industry

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IOGP Report 589

This report clarifies and defines common terminologies used in the protective paint systems in the oil and gas industries.

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Description

IOGP Report 589

This report clarifies and defines common terms used in protective paint systems in the oil and gas industry.

The expected benefits of implementing this report are:

  • standardized generic descriptions to enable better comparisons of similar paint types and properties;
  • better understanding of terminology and technical information for end users;
  • improved understanding of the different coating types used onshore and offshore;
  • provides a framework and background information for suppliers to adopt their documentation to a more standardized approach;
  • increased transparency and openness within the coating industry and between the coating suppliers;
  • better alignment of technical documentation between companies providing more representative and realistic information to the end users;
  • provides a reference to documentation used in the industry (existing standards);
  • educational on every level – contractor, subcontractor and coating supplier – due to the clear and concise format.

This report does not cover linings, metallic coatings, polyolefins, etc.

Additional information

Theme

Topic

Standards

Publication Date

December 2017

Document type

Report