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>GCHOCK(--nospam--at)aol.com wrote:
But I wonder, when I see brand new
>seawater structures just starting construction that are using epoxy
>coating.  I ask myself what these very experienced engineers know that I
>do not.  Why are they still using epoxy coating when there are so many
>negative studies our there on the subject?
>

I was thinking the same thing.  In fact I just went to a presentation
several weeks ago by Chuck Davis from the architectural firm of Esherick
Homsey Dodge and Davis, Architecture and Planning on their work in aquarium
design.

He indicated that they use epoxy coated rebar for all of their aquarium
work!!


thanks,
           Harry
           725-7016




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