Protective Coatings Application - Unit 5.5.3: General Maintenance - Plant and Equipment

Objective: To understand the requirement for general maintenance of plant and equipment in the coatings industry

  • The protective coatings applicator will use a number of items of plant and equipment during their duties.
  • Major maintenance is usually conducted by trained fitters or electricians.
  • Plant and equipment is used for preparation, coating application and associated activities such as cleaning, grit removal etc.