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Overview: It is estimated that corrosion in industrialised nations can costs up to 5.0% of GNP per year. Thus reduction or elimination of corrosion has the potential to save vast amounts of money. Under normal circumstances, corrosion concerns very thin layers at a surface, when a protective or passivating surface oxide film breaks down allowing contact between the active metal and invading molecular species. To tackle these issues, it is necessary to understand the corrosion process in each specific case,…Find out more »
Speakers: Andy Smerdon of Aquatec Group - Retrofit CP Monitoring to Reduce Inspection Frequency Edgar Rodrigues of TAQA - Impressed Current Cathodic Protection Retrofit Strategy in the North Sea Presentation to start at 6.30pmFind out more »
A new Fundamentals of Corrosion course is presented by the Institute of Corrosion. The course will be based on practical information and hands-on examples as well as relevant background theory. Attendees on the course will be given a wide ranging introduction to all the major aspects of corrosion engineering. Who is the course for? The course will be suitable for engineers, paint inspectors, designers, technicians and scientists wishing to expand their career opportunities into the corrosion field or wanting to…Find out more »
The Use of EIS as a Predictive Tool for Coating Lifetime By; Dustin Traylor – Axalta Global Product Manager and Dr Stephen Drew – Axalta EMEA Coatings Leader This presentation will evaluate the use of Electro Chemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIC) to assess the adhesive strength of FBE to the steel of transmission pipe and its use as a predictive tool to determine the lifetime of FBE coating systems The technique has now been adopted by Aramco and Chevron and gaining…Find out more »
For more than sixty five years Elcometer has been a world leader in the design, manufacture and supply of inspection equipment to the coatings, concrete and metal detection industry. Ever since the first Elcometer gauge was manufactured in 1947, their philosophy has been to provide industry leading, innovative, high quality products; supported by a best-in-class customer experience at a competitive price. By concentrating on these core values, Elcometer has grown into a global network with representation in over 170 countries.…Find out more »