CSI Website Commitment

Coating Systems Incorporated (CSI) is a specialty contractor providing protective coating services for industrial sites throughout the country. Established in Savannah, Georgia in 1992, CSI has developed a reputation for quality and reliability in the coating and painting field, providing service to paper mills, chemical plants, power plants, process plants, petro-chemical plants, and storage tank facilities.

A team of experienced professionals with a commitment to the business of protective coatings remains current with the new technologies and regulations. NACE certified management personnel continue ongoing training in the coating field. Employee programs include extensive training in a variety of areas including Hazard Communication, Fall Protection, Respiratory Protection, Hazardous Waste, Process Management, MSHA Training, Drug-Free Program, Site-Specific Training, Lead Abatement Training, Confined Space Program, and Personnel Protection Program. Taking the extra step enables CSI to provide the customer with unparalleled safety, quality, and job performance.

CSI is a goal driven company with its sights set on obtaining a position at the top of the industry. This can only be accomplished by continuing to provide the best service to you, the customer. Coating Systems Inc. provides the most state-of-the-art surface preparation and application methods available, ensuring you get the best the industry has to offer, and quality results every time. Our success depends on your success. CSI wants to work with you to achieve the highest safety standards for your workers and the environment.

[Client Picture: International Paper, Savannah, Georgia]

A Reputation of Excellence

When the best in the industry want the job done right they call on CSI, the best in its industry. Our experience and attention show in every job we do.

Safety Training

CSI provides the following training for its employees:
(detailed safety manual and quality control manual are available upon request)

* Confined Space
* Drug-Free Workplace Program
* Fall Protection
* Hazard Communication Training
* Hazardous Waste Management Training
* Lead Awareness Training
* Lockout Tag-Out
* MSHA Training
* OSHA Outreach Program
* Personal Equipment Training
* Personal Protection Program
* Process Safety Management Training
* Respirator Fit Testing
* Respirator Training
* Site Specific Training
Professional Associations

The management team of CSI is closely involved with the most important professional organizations in the coatings industry. Our dialogue with these organizations enables us to remain current with new technology and regulations, helping us to give our customers the highest quality service available.

Our memberships include:

American Society of Safety Engineers
National Association for Corrosion Engineers (NACE)
Painting and Decorating Contractors of America (PDCA)
Steel Structure Painting Council (SSPC)


Technical Services

CSI also offers technical and analytical services to establish individual coating systems for your site.

Corrosion Surveys

CSI conducts facility surveys to evaluate existing conditions and determine maintenance requirements.  (Mechanical Integrity)

Failure Analysis

CSI takes a comprehensive and analytical approach to failure analysis related to concrete and steel. The analysis includes one or more of the following: field analysis sampling, laboratory analysis, and failure simulations. The final report provides detailed conclusions and recommendations.

Maintenance Painting Programs

CSI develops and provides plant-specific maintenance and painting programs targeted toward the environment and budget restraints for each plant. CSI also provides effective planning, forecasting, and historical reports to use with annual maintenance budgeting.  (3, 5, 10 years)

Specifications and Procedures

CSI develops precise specifications for each plant and area to reduce rework and extend service life.


Looking Toward the Future

At CSI we continue to strive to be the best in our industry.  We are constantly evolving and growing to meet the ever changing needs of our customers.  By staying current with emerging technology, embracing advancements in the coating field, and investing in the safety and training of our employees we lead the industry with unparalleled excellence.  As we look to the future it is our mission to exceed client expectations and lead our industry by setting the highest standards for excellence, dependability, and safety.

Michael J. McMahon


Phone: 912.964.7884 | Fax: 912.964.0584