Coatings for Steel Railing & Fence Systems

Start Date
09/06/2018
End Date
09/04/2020
Description
Selection of a material for a railing or fence project requires considering its long-term performance, maintenance, cost, and aesthetics. Regardless of the railing application (commercial, residential, or industrial), the coating process makes a difference to the life of the project. This course evaluates the different coating technologies available for steel railing and fence systems and discusses the factors to consider when selecting a coating for a steel railing and fence systems.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Campus Planning & Design
Residential Design
Security Design
Site Planning
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Identify the chemical and mechanical properties of steel.
Describe the manufacture of steel and the benefits of the galvanization process.
Examine different steel coating processes and discuss how, regardless of the railing or fence application, the coating process makes a difference to the life of the project.
List and describe AAMA coating range specifications.
Identify relevant industry standards and discuss the importance of testing steel railing and fencing products.
Specify a coating for a steel railing or fencing system to meet the performance requirements of any project.
Instructors
Matt Visconti
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Course Codes
AEC678
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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