Structural Plate Bridges and Tunnels

Best•Kote

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Best•Kote Polymer Coating on Plate Products

Providing a design service life of 75+ years, AIL has partnered with some of the world’s leading coating developers to provide Best•Kote Polymer Coating. For extended service life of Ultra•Cor, Super•Cor and Bolt-A-Plate structures, Best•Kote Polymer Coating offers superior protection and long-term durability.

Benefits

  • Economical solution for extended service life of structure
  • Ideal for aggressive environmental conditions
  • Excellent corrosion and abrasion resistance
  • Available on Ultra•Cor, Super•Cor or Bolt-A-Plate Structural Steel Plate
  • Protects against corrosion, abrasion and inorganic acid, salts or alkali (diluted)
  • 360˚ protection for total coverage
  • Can be applied to all or part of a structure

Applications

  • Structural Plate Arches and Bridges
  • Grade Separations
  • Road or Rail Underpasses
  • Stream Crossings
  • Fish Passages
  • Storm Sewers
  • Culverts
  • Protection Structures

Optional Coating: Best•Kote Polymer Coating

This coating system provides two layers of protection – a zinc-rich base layer and a Polymer finish layer on top of steel plate.
  1. Polymer Finish Layer: Ethylene Acrylic Acid Polymer provides superior resistance to corrosion, abrasion and inorganic acid, salts or akali (diluted).
  2. Zinc-Rich Base Layer: Provides excellent corrosion resistance and barrier protection.

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To coat. Or not to coat.

Soil conditions at the installation site can greatly influence your decision. Your AIL Technical Sales Representative can help determine your site requirements.

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    Inside, outside and even on the edges, Best•Kote Polymer Coating has it covered.

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