Standard Guide for Painting Inspectors (Concrete and Masonry Substrates)
|Publication Date:||1 February 2009|
|ICS Code (Paint coating processes):||87.020|
|ICS Code (Walls. Partitions. Façades):||91.060.10|
This guide is intended as an information aid to painting inspectors in carrying out the task efficiently. It includes the key elements of surface preparation, coatings application, and final approval for both field and shop work. The items should be selected that are pertinent to a particular job.
NOTE 1-For additional helpful information, refer to the following documents:
Manual of Concrete Practice ACI 515R American Concrete Institute2
Manual of Coating Work for Light Water Nuclear Power Plant Primary Containment and Other Safety Related Facilities3
C 811 Practice for Surface Preparation of Concrete for Application of Chemical-Resistant Resin Monolithic Surfacings4
SSPC-PA Guide 3 - A Guide to Safety in Paint Application5
Steel Structures Painting Manual Vol. 1- Good Painting Practices5
Steel Structures Painting Manual Vol. 2 - Systems and Specifications5
Manufacturers Specifications and Instructions (made available to the inspector for reference to special requirements for proper application)
Material Safety Data Sheets (needed to insure that personnel take necessary precautions in handling hazardous materials). Available from Materials manufacturer.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of whomever uses this standard to consult and establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1 This guide is under the jurisdiction of ASTM Committee D01 on Paint and Related Coatings, Materials, and Applications and is the direct responsibility of Subcommittee D01.46 on Industrial Protective Coatings.
Current edition approved Feb. 1, 2009. Published March 2009. Originally approved in 1998. Last previous edition approved in 2003 as D 6237 - 03.
2 Available from American Concrete Institute (ACI),
P.O. Box 9094, Farmington Hills, MI 48333-9094,
3 ASTM, 1979.
4 For referenced ASTM standards, visit the ASTM website, www.astm.org, or contact ASTM Customer Service at email@example.com. For Annual Book of ASTM Standards volume information, refer to the standard's Document Summary page on the ASTM website.
5 Available from Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC), 40 24th St., 6th Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4656, http://www.sspc.org.