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  • 96-inch Valves

    96-inch Valves

    The City of Chicago needed three large, 96-inch wastewater valves coated to exacting specs. For A-C Valve of Woodland, WA., Specialty Finishes masked and coated the 11 ft. x 35 ft. valves. Each unit weighed 52,000 pounds.

  • USCG Tongue Point Pier Rehabilitation

    USCG Tongue Point Pier Rehabilitation

    To assist in the rehabilitation of the U.S. Coast Guard’s Tongue Point pier at Astoria, Oregon, our Specialty Finishes experts blasted, prepared, and primed nearly a mile (4,665 ft.) of 24” diameter pipe piles in 72 ft. to 76 ft. lengths.

  • Port Security Barrier Mooring Buoy

    Port Security Barrier Mooring Buoy

    Our Specialty Finishes subsidiary was asked to blast and coat more than a dozen mooring buoys for a port security project. For CNC Machine & Fabrication of Hyde Park, UT, we abrasive blasted the buoys to an SP-10 near white blast cleaning with a 1.5 to 2.5 mil profile. Adhesion testing was per ASTM D454; dry film thickness (DFT) was in accordance with SSPC-PA2. Specialty Finishes applied five coats of paint including zinc prime and anti-foulant top coat.