Coating systems for environmental management of Tokyo Tower

Satoru Ohsawa, Takeshi Ihara, Kenji Motohashi

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In connection with a rise of the global environment of these days and concern about extension of life span, examination of repair coating specification which considered reduction of VOC in coating systems of Tokyo Tower has been needed. In order to consider future VOC reduction, test construction of the water paint system, and continuous evaluation has been carried out over in 2006. This report the circumstances which selected the future repair coating system based on the evaluation result of the construction nature of a water paint system, and durability which performed test construction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)869-872
Number of pages4
JournalAIJ Journal of Technology and Design
Issue number46
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Oct 1


  • Environmental management
  • Repair coating systems
  • Steel construction
  • Tokyo tower

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Architecture
  • Building and Construction


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