Protective Coatings Application: Grit Removal and Hoppers

Objective

To understand how site abrasive blast cleaning creates dust, spent abrasive and debris during the preparation process. Also to gain an understanding of collection, removal and disposal of such items.

  • Blast cleaning operations are not covered in this unit.
  • The protective coating applicator may assist blast cleaning operations
  • Spent abrasives have to be safely removed.
  • Specialist equipment is available for safely removing spent abrasives.