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More time in the classroom, more equipment, and more hands-on labs: Updated training course offers an immersive introduction to a career as a coatings inspector.   Together with coatings industry experts, ...
Dear Colleagues,   I am proud to have been involved, over the last several years, with the organization now called AMPP. My involvement started with achieving my Level 3 Coating Inspection certification ...
AMPP’s flagship coating inspector program is being relaunched! The new AMPP Coating Inspector Program will retain the best parts of the NACE CIP and the SSPC PCI programs. As NACE CIP and SSPC PCI programs ...
The mission of National Robotics Week (aka RoboWeek) is to inspire students in robotics and STEM-related fields and to share the excitement of robotics with audiences of all ages. Throughout the week, ...
The inaugural AMPP Annual Conference + Expo in San Antonio, Texas, USA drew nearly 5,000 attendees from the corrosion and protective coatings industries worldwide. From informative programs and workshops ...
Houston, Texas and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – The Association for Materials Protection and Performance (AMPP) is pleased to announce the first recipients of its new Diversity and Inclusion Grant. The grant ...
Earlier this year AMPP introduced “Communities of Interest” to its lineup of online groups. Through these moderated groups, industry professionals can engage with others who share a common professional ...
Today’s collapse of the Fern Hollow bridge near Frick Park in Pittsburgh is another stark reminder of the instability of our nation’s infrastructure. Our thoughts are with the Pittsburgh community and ...

TPC Communication

Dear AMPP Members, Many new things are happening behind the scenes within AMPP, to engage our membership like never before. One of those things is the formation of the Technical Program Committee. Our ...
“This bipartisan legislation makes a historic investment into infrastructure programs throughout the country and has the opportunity to fundamentally transform how we ensure asset integrity, promote sustainability, ...

Transition Updates

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NACE International and SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings have combined to form a new association to serve the global corrosion and coatings industry. Return to this page for news and information about the Association for Materials Protection and Performance, AMPP.

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