Meet Our Experts:

Rick Williams

Rick Williams

Corrosion Specification Specialist

Protective & Marine Coatings Experience:

39 years in industry and with Sherwin-Williams


Educational Background:

  • BS, Biology and Zoology with minor in Chemistry, University of Toronto
  • NACE Certified Coating Inspector
  • SSPC Protective Coating Specialist


Professional Memberships:

  • Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC), past chairman of Ontario chapter and 8 years on executive committee; 2007 recipient of G.L. Stone award in recognition of lifetime contribution to the industry
  • NACE International
  • Canadian General Standards Board technical committee
  • Ontario Painting Contractors Association technical committee
  • Master Painters Institute technical committee


Markets Served:

  •  Bridge & Highway, Power, Food & Beverage, General Industrial, Marine/Offshore, Petrochemical, Pharmaceutical, Pulp & Paper, Rail, Steel Fabrication, Water/Wastewater, Industrial Flooring


Geographies Served:

  • Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario


Published Papers or Presentations:

  • N/A