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Hot-Dip Galvanizing: Sustain a Legacy
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Do you want your projects to stand the test of time? To create a lasting legacy of your work?

If you answered yes to these questions, then it’s time you considered hot-dip galvanized steel in your designs. Hot-dip galvanizing (HDG) is a zinc coating that prevents steel corrosion. Produced from natural elements (zinc + steel), galvanized steel provides maintenance-free corrosion protection for decades. The longevity of the coating coupled with the modern, silver appearance ensures projects protected by hot-dip galvanizing transcend time visually and structurally.

Galvanized steel…protecting your design and sustaining our future.

If you never try, you’ll never know

Pushing the envelope and thinking outside the box are cornerstones of engineering. Take the first step by learning more about hot-dip galvanized steel and its benefits. Then, specify hot-dip galvanizing for steel infrastructure projects.

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Creativity is what makes the built environment unique. Find inspiration by exploring projects using galvanized steel. 

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Publication Library

Begin learning about hot-dip galvanized steel through the AGA’s various publications on the design, specification, performance, and sustainability. The Specifier’s Guide is a great place to understand why specifiers choose hot-dip galvanized steel. Then, if you’d like to go more in-depth, check out the Design GuidePerformance of Hot-Dip Galvanized Steel ProductsHot-Dip Galvanizing for Sustainable Designand Costs Less, Lasts Longer.

Continuing Education Seminars

Knowledge is power. The AGA provides continuing education opportunities through our popular Galvanize It! seminar series. All courses are approved for learning units (LU) and/or professional development hours (PDH) in health, safety, and welfare (HSW). Learn more about the Galvanize It! seminar series and sign up for an in-person seminarwebinar, or take an online course today! 

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Additional Resources

The AGA provides a number of other resources to educate yourself about hot-dip galvanized steel, including:


If you want to stay informed of trends, news, and advancements in the hot-dip galvanizing industry, consider signing up for the AGA’s quarterly eNewsletter, Galvanizing Insights. 

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