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San Francisco Section
News and Activities
NACE San Francisco Section - External Website Is Up!!!
Posted on 3/12/2012

Please follow the link below to our new San Francisco Section Website for the most recent announcements, meetings and sponsors:

 NACE-SF.ORG

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 21, 2013, NACE San Francisco Section Picnic & Barbecue
Posted on 6/17/2013

Location:  EBMUD Lafayette Reservoir Recreational Area, 3849 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, CA. 94549

Date and Time: Friday, June 21, 2013, 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Cost: $5 per person – NACE Section members, family, and guests are invited

Parking: $7 per day. Metered parking sites are available for short visits (quarters only)
 

Please RSVP to danday94@pacbell.net immediately!

June 11, 2013, Meeting Notice
Posted on 5/24/2013

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Polypropylene Pipe in Conventional Industrial Applications

SPEAKER: Gibran Farrah, Northern California Manager, Sustainable Building Products

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, June 11th, 2013, 5:30 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 7:45 PM Program

COST: $15 NACE members                 $25 non-members                     $10 Students and Retirees

Please RSVP by Friday, June 7th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

May 14, 2013, Meeting Notice
Posted on 5/13/2013

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Galvanize It!

SPEAKER: Kevin Irving, Marketing Manager, Northern Operations, AZZ Galvanizing Services

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, May 14th, 2013, 5:30 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 7:45 PM Program

COST: $15 NACE members              $25 non-members                  $10 Students and Retirees

Please RSVP by Friday, May 10th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013
 

April 9, 2013, Meeting Notice
Posted on 4/2/2013

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: New Technology and Tools for Remote Monitoring in Cathodic Protection Applications

SPEAKER: Thomas Hughes, Director of Sales, Remote Monitoring, Elecsys Corporation

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, April 9, 2013, 5:30 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 7:45 PM Program

COST: $15 NACE members              $25 non-members                  $10 Students and Retirees

Please RSVP by Friday, April 5th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

March 12, 2013, United Spiral Pipe Tour
Posted on 2/4/2013

United Spiral Pipe, LLC, Tour

LOCATION: 900 E 3rd St., Pittsburg, CA

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 9:20 AM

COST: $10

Please RSVP by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

You can also pay with cash or check at the NACE S.F. Section February 12th meeting
 

February 12, 2013, Meeting Notice
Posted on 2/4/2013

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Corrosion and Cathodic Protection of a Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete 100-Ton Travel Lift Pier

SPEAKER: Eric Frechette, P.E., Program Manager, Corrosion Services; LAN, Inc.

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 5:30 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 7:45 PM Program

COST: $15 NACE members      $25 non-members      $10 Students and Retirees

Please RSVP by Friday, February 8th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

January 8, 2013, Meeting Notice
Posted on 12/29/2012

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Coating and Lining Specifications - If You Want It Done, Spec It To Be Done

SPEAKER: Ron Robinson, Project Executive, Redwood Painting Co., Inc.

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, January 8, 2013, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST: $15.00 NACE members $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, January 4th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013
 

October 9th, 2012, Meeting Notice
Posted on 9/25/2012

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: The Sewer System Improvement Program: Aging Infrastructure Needs of the San Francisco Combined Sewer System

SPEAKER: Karen Kubick, P.E., BSME, Director, Wastewater Enterprise Capital Program, SFPUC 

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST: $15.00 NACE members $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, October 5th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

September 11th, 2012, Meeting Notice
Posted on 8/13/2012

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Corrosion Protection Challenges at the California Department of Water Resources

SPEAKER: James Albertoni, P.E., Corrosion Engineer, Division of Operations and Management, DWR 

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST: $15.00 NACE members $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, September 7th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013
 

June 12, 2012, Meeting Notice
Posted on 5/21/2012

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Decoupler Applications in Cathodically Protected Systems

SPEAKER: Henry Tachick, Vice President, Dairyland Electrical Industries 

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, June 12, 2012, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST: $15.00 NACE members $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, June 8th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

May 8, 2012, Meeting Notice
Posted on 5/1/2012

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: The Use of Glass Fused to Steel as the Premium Coating in Water Storage Tank Applications

SPEAKER: Bryant Grissette, Northern California and Northern Nevada Sales Manager, Pacific Tank Solutions 

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, May 8, 2012, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST: $15.00 NACE members $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, May 4th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013
 

April 10, 2012, Meeting Notice
Posted on 3/22/2012

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Challenges of a Corrosion Control Program for a Fleet of Gas Fired and Geothermal Power Plants

SPEAKER: Mark Middleton, Corrosion Engineering Manager, Calpine

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST: $15.00 NACE members $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, April 6th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

March 7, 2012 U.S. Pipe & Foundry Plant Tour
Posted on 3/12/2012

U.S. Pipe & Foundry Plant Tour

LOCATION:  1295 Whipple Road, Union City, CA

DATE AND TIME:  Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 9:30 AM

COST:  $10

Please RSVP by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

February 13, 2012, Meeting Notice
Posted on 1/25/2012

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Combating Corrosion Under Insulation: Titanium Modified Inorganic Copolymer Technology

SPEAKER: Russell Spotten, West Regional Engineering Sales Manager, International Paint LLC and Devoe Coatings

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Monday, February 13, 2012, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST: $15.00 NACE members $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, February 10th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

January 10, 2012, Meeting Notice
Posted on 1/4/2012

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: Making Effective Coating Decisions

SPEAKER: Darrell Wagoner, Western Regional Manager, The Trenton Corporation

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, January 10, 2012, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST: $15.00 NACE members         $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, January 6th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013
 

December 13, 2011, Christmas Party!!!
Posted on 11/17/2011

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Christmas Party!!!

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, December 13, 2011, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner 

COST: $25.00 NACE members $40.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, December 9th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013  

Christmas Party Flyer  (.pdf, 47 KB)
November 8, 2011, Meeting CANCELLED
Posted on 10/20/2011
October 11, 2011, Meeting Notice
Posted on 9/26/2011

THEME:  NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC:  Winning the War Against Graffiti

SPEAKER:  Jim Lisa, recently retired from Sherwin Williams and currently a consultant with Seicoat

LOCATION:  Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME:  Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program

COST:  $15.00 NACE members        $25.00 non-members

Please RSVP by Friday, October 7th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013 

September 13, 2011, Meeting Notice
Posted on 8/22/2011

THEME: NACE San Francisco Section Technical Presentation

TOPIC: SFPUC Corrosion Control Experience for Large Diameter Pipelines

SPEAKER: Mongkol Mahavongtrakul, P.E., SFPUC Lead Corrosion Engineer & Corrosion Control Contract Manager

LOCATION: Zio Fraedo's Restaurant, 611 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill

DATE AND TIME: September 13, 2011, 6:00 PM Hospitality - 7:00 PM Dinner - 8:00 PM Program 

COST: $25.00

Please RSVP by Friday, September 9th by e-mail to Dan Day at danday94@pacbell.net, or by phone at (510) 507-0013

June 14, 2011 - Induced Alternating Current Voltage Effects on Underground Pipelines
Posted on 12/12/2011

Presented by Norm Moriber,

Chief Corrosion Engineer, Mears Group, Pipeline Integrity Services

May 10, 2011 - Tips for a Successful Coating Application Project in Water and Wastewater Structures
Posted on 12/12/2011

Presented by Manuel Najar,

Senior Project Engineer, V&A Consulting Engineers

April 12, 2011 - Ameron International Tracy Plant Tour
Posted on 12/12/2011

Tour Leaders: Tony Catizzone,

Western Sales Manager

February 8, 2011 - Corrosion Prevention Products for Water, Wastewater, Petrochemical, Chemical, and Other Industrial Applications
Posted on 12/12/2011

Presented by Heath Kelsey,

Western Sales and Specification Manager, Advance Products & Systems

January 11, 2011 - Rebar Corrosion in Residential Foundations
Posted on 12/12/2011

Presented by Ashok M. Kakade,

Principal Engineer, Concrete Science, Inc.

NACE CP Training Facility
Posted on 8/3/2011