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Boiler Tube Corrosion: How It Starts and How You Can Finish It!

Boiler system corrosion is caused by the interaction of water chemistry, the environment of the facility, operation procedures, and materials used in the construction of the system.  It costs the industry billions of dollars every year through failures and reduced performance.  Finding a solution to your problem requires discovery of the exact corrosion path then [...]

Corrosion in Public Aquariums

Common Problems Faced By Aquarium Owners and Operators   Public aquariums have a unique set of corrosion-related obstacles to overcome, which must be addressed to avoid early-onset corrosion problems and mitigate corrosion if it does occur. Material selection and maintenance strategies are critical in this endeavor; however, the importance of corrosion education for designers and [...]

December 7th, 2015|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , , , , , , |

How are you selecting fluid system components for use in sour oilfields?

“The conditions under which oil and gas are brought from their reservoirs to the surface can be outright hostile to many common materials used in fluid system components employed in the industry.” According to Dr. Gerhard Schiroky, potentially dangerous mechanisms including localized corrosion, stress corrosion cracking (SCC), and sulfide stress cracking (SSC) have become increasingly [...]