Technical support

Technical Support

First-rate technical service and support

At PPG, we pride ourselves on providing the most effective protective and marine coatings and processes for each application. This is supported by first-rate technical service and support, provided by experts who are based in over 70 countries.

Based on vast experience gained in all environments and conditions worldwide, our highly trained and independently certified professionals will assess your precise requirements in detail and propose protective coatings to fit your specific project criteria.

We also provide customized training, laboratory testing and guidance throughout the coating process, helping you to boost productivity, minimize downtime and reduce costs, while achieving the specified standards.

Global Field Technical Services (FTS)

Marine and offshore applications are particularly challenging and demand the very best technical support. Our FTS (Global Field Technical Services) representatives are based around the world, enabling us to provide onsite technical assistance wherever your project is located. From surface preparation and application to assessment of in-service performance, PPG will support you at every stage.

Our FTS team will:

  • Provide sound technical advice and onsite support to our customers (to assist you in achieving the specified standard as well as ensuring optimal performance of our products)
  • Monitor and report the actual standards and application conditions onsite
  • Confirm whether the specified standards and technical requirements are met
  • Provide feedback from the field

Professional qualifications

We have adopted Corrodere as a standard training program for all PPG technical service representatives.

This specialist online training program provides easy access to a comprehensive package of modules that cover the basics of corrosion, plus the commonly used methods of surface treatment and application of protective coatings.

Many of our PPG technical service representatives are also qualified to Frosio and/or NACE.

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