C & P Conference- Nick Xenophon
The Australasian Corrosion Association was delighted to welcome Senator Nick Xenophon to open Corrosion & Prevention 2015 - the ACA’s Annual Conference on Monday 16 November 2015 in Adelaide.
Nick is a champion of Australian Industry and supporter of local jobs. During his presentation, Nick expressed interest in the areas of education, training, compliance and Australian Standards. He also made a commitment to support the ACA to raise the profile of corrosion and its mitigation, as well as working to place corrosion control on the national agenda.
WINNING THE FIGHT AGAINST CORROSION
Corrosion can cause costly and dangerous damage to pipelines, bridges, buildings, water and wastewater systems and other major infrastructure.
The annual cost of corrosion worldwide is estimated to be 3% of the world’s GDP.
Watch this video produced by the ACA Foundation which introduces the various forms of corrosion and methods to prevent and control corrosion.