November Meeting – New Venue


November Meeting

The November meeting for the Coating Society of the Houston Area will take place on 11/02/2017 at the Monument Inn in LaPorte, TX.

Board Meeting – 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Social Hour – 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Speaker – 7:00pm – 8:30pm


4406 Independence Pkwy, La Porte, TX 77571


November Meeting Speaker : James McDonald 

Topic : Contract Negotiations

Biography : James McDonald, a NACE level III Peer reviewed Coatings Inspector, has been in the protective coatings industry for over 15 years with a primary focus on oil and gas asset protection. In 2013 he was awarded The NACE Innovation of the Year Award for James has authored and co-authored several white papers on tank linings, zinc-rich coatings and protective coatings for well casings. Having worked for contractors, asset owners and coating manufacturers, James brings a three-dimensional perspective to his current role as Wind Segment Manager for Hempel Protective Coatings.