Victor Nightingall Print Page
Commemorates the inventor of the steel protective coating compound, inorganic zinc silicate.
|Address:||Upper Heidelberg Road, Warringal Cemetery, Heidelberg, 3084|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.751464|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||October, 1997|
In memory of Victor Nightingall (1881 - 1947) of Heidelberg who in 1937 patented a i\unique protective coating no known as inorganic zinc silicate.
This coating protects millions of square metres of steelwork around the world from the ravages of corrosion.
Erected by the members of the Australasian Corrosion Association. November 1997