Web Content Filters

Filters Applied

No filters

Refine Results

Keyword(s)

Web Content Listing

NACE Publication 10A392 (Revised): Effectiveness of Cathodic Protection on Thermally Insulated Underground Metallic Structures

Published: September 20, 2019

The present trend in establishing an effective level of external metallic surface corrosion control is the application of a barrier coating or adhesive on the metallic surface prior to the application of a thermal insulating material. Experience has shown that...

Report from NACE Standards (NACE International)

Materials Selection & Design: Failure Due to Cl-SCC of Austenitic Stainless Steel

Published: June 01, 2019
Author(s): Muhammad Hussain, Integrity Master Pty., Ltd., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Intizar Hussain, Integrity Master Pty., Ltd., Islamabad, Pakistan Abrar Hussain, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China Shazia Kousar, University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan

Corrosion is a foremost problem in many industries. In the petrochemical industry it impacts the equipment and assets of refineries and other facilities. Uncontrolled corrosion can cause leaks and component failures, bringing about a reduction in both the...

Journal article from Materials Performance, Volume 58, No. 6, June 2019 (NACE International)

Corrosion Management: Phorgotten Phenomenon: Neighborhood—An Influential Factor for Material Damages

Published: June 01, 2019
Author(s): Ahmad Raza Khan Rana and Zoheir Farhat, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

This article is meant to highlight the impact of routine surrounding conditions as well as unusual neighborhood events on the integrity of process equipment and piping. We cannot disregard the role of a neighborhood’s influence on the probability of material...

Journal article from Materials Performance, Volume 58, No. 6, June 2019 (NACE International)

Corrosion Management: Flow Modeling to Predict Internal Corrosion in Gas Transmission Pipelines

Published: June 01, 2019
Author(s): Ajay Arakere, Marlane Rodriguez, and Larry Rankin, Corrpro Companies, Inc., Houston, Texas, USA

Determination of the likelihood of internal corrosion in unpiggable dry gas transmission pipelines is a significant problem. Dry gas internal corrosion direct assessment (DG-ICDA) facilitates accurate determination of the most probable locations for internal...

Journal article from Materials Performance, Volume 58, No. 6, June 2019 (NACE International)

Feature Article: Nondestructive Testing of Corrosion-Resistant Alloys and Dissimilar Weld Materials

Published: June 01, 2019

A step-by-step overview presents points to consider when conducting ultrasonic phased array testing on dissimilar metal interfaces.

Journal article from Materials Performance, Volume 58, No. 6, June 2019 (NACE International)

Material Matters: 2019

Published: June 01, 2019

Articles include: New Bacteria Monitoring Technique Provides Rapid Measurement in the Field; New Corrosion-Testing Facility Opens for Oil, Gas Clients

Journal article from Materials Performance, Volume 58, No. 6, June 2019 (NACE International)

Coatings & Linings: High-Quality Physical Vapor Deposition Coatings for Corrosion Protection Applications

Published: June 01, 2019
Author(s): David Bell and Viktor Khominich, Phygen Coatings, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Steve Midson, The Midson Group, Denver, Colorado, USA Christopher Mulligan, U.S. Army Armament Research, Development, and Engineering Center—Benét Laboratories, Watervliet, New York, USA

This article describes using physical vapor deposition (PVD) coatings to provide corrosion protection for metallic substrates. Historically, the corrosion protection offered by PVD coatings has been inadequate due to the presence of defects in the coatings,...

Journal article from Materials Performance, Volume 58, No. 6, June 2019 (NACE International)

Cathodic & Anodic Protection: Isolating Joint Failure

Published: June 01, 2019
Author(s): Gervásio Pimenta and Abdulla Luqman, ADNOC Onshore, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Monolithic isolating joints of buried pipelines are fundamental to ensure the performance of a cathodic protection (CP) system. This article discusses testing, analysis, and root cause identification of a leak occurred on an isolating joint installed on an oil...

Journal article from Materials Performance, Volume 58, No. 6, June 2019 (NACE International)

NACE Standard SP21412-2016

Published: May 15, 2019

This new standard on corrosion prevention and control (CPC) planning is intended to support future CPC improvements to nation¬al acquisition and sustainment of equipment, systems, facilities, and infrastructure at an acceptable cost. It provides a standardized...

Standard from NACE Standards (NACE International)

Materials Selection & Design: Corrosion Resistance of Low-Temperature, Surface-Hardened Stainless Steel

Published: May 01, 2019
Author(s): Ulli Oberste-Lehn, Bodycote Specialist Technologies, Düsseldorf, Germany Chad Beamer, Bodycote Specialist Technologies, London, Ohio Paul Gümpel, HTWG Konstanz, University of Applied Sciences, Konstanz, Germany Andreas Karl, Bodycote Specialist Technologies, Landsberg, Germany

Thermochemical surface hardening is used to overcome the weak mechanical performance of austenitic and duplex stainless steels. Both low-temperature carburizing and nitrocarburizing can improve the hardness, wear, galling, and cavitation resistance, while...

Journal article from Materials Performance, Volume 58, No. 5, May 2019 (NACE International)