To create a unified voice for the corrosion control and protective coatings protection industries, a new organization will be unveiled at a virtual global launch event on January 6, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. (CST). Accompanied by member leadership, the new association’s CEO, Bob Chalker, will host the event where a new name and logo will be introduced.

Houston-based NACE International, The Corrosion Society; and Pittsburgh-based SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings, have combined their corrosion and coatings resources to create a new organization representing today’s global workforce skilled in materials protection and performance.

The new non-profit organization will consist of two governance structures under one umbrella – one to manage membership, certification, accreditation and advocacy; and one to provide standards and technical activities, conferences and events, education and training, research activities, publications and pre-professional programming.

The event will be held on Zoom at: