EPOXY COATED STEEL REINFORCEMENT

APPROVED SUPPLIERS / DISTRIBUTORS

WAREHOUSE MONITOR INSPECTION FORM

 

Supplier / Distributor Name

 

Location

 

Contact Person

 

Steel Sources

 

(must be on the approved list IM 451 and Appendices)

Current / up-to-date written Q.C. Procedures in place

 

 

Date of last in-house review / update

 

Material stored above ground on proper cribbing or timber

 

Storage indoor / outdoor

 

Heat number on tags are clearly legible

 

Coater name / powder source

 

Bundles properly banded with suitable padding to prevent damage to the coating

 

 

If stacked, is there adequate padding / timber between bundles

 

Bar lengths properly supported to prevent sagging

 

Bar / Bundles properly moved no dragging or dropping

 

 

Weather protection if stored outside (greater than two months) shall be protected from sunlight, salt spray, and weather exposure.  The coated bars shall be covered with non-transparent material or other suitable opaque protective materials and provisions shall be made for adequate ventilation to minimize condensation.

 

Date of coated bars placed outdoors should be recorded on an identification tag

 

 

Discolored (weathered) bars should be rejected

 

 

Records keeping Certified Mill Test Reports / Coater / Powder sources

 

 

Special areas designated for state certified steel reinforcement

 

All coated bar reinforcements are from approved source and are of domestic origin