A refinery was experiencing bottom plate underside (soil-side) corrosion of its aboveground storage tanks (ASTs) at an extraordinarily high rate of 1 to 2 mm/y. This resulted in the failure of four ...
The importance of regular monitoring can not be underestimated in corrosion control. Periodic evaluations, or corrosion surveys, on both cathodic protection (CP) and pipeline coating systems need to ...
After Tucson Arizona's major 1999 water pipeline failure, the city began a Water Pipeline Protection Program. This piece details the failure, the remedial actions, and the proactive approach Tucson ...
Utilities and pipeline operators can now remotely perform interruption, obtain CP measurement data, and dramatically reduce travel to remote locations with MOBILTEX’s CorTalk RMU1+INT1 package. In a ...
Lightning-resistant remote cathodic protection (CP) monitoring devices are able to communicate potential problems with corrosion specialists in a timely manner.