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Electric Transportation Systems and Stray Current Corrosion Electric Transportation Systems and Stray Current Corrosion Electric Transportation Systems and Stray Current Corrosion Electric Transportation Systems and Stray Current Corrosion

Stray current corrosion from DC transit system is a real threat to a pipeline’s integrity, but it can be detected by measuring the...
Corrosion Knowledge Management Vs. Corrosion Management: An Essential Tool for Assets Integrity Management Corrosion Knowledge Management Vs. Corrosion Management: An Essential Tool for Assets Integrity Management Corrosion Knowledge Management Vs. Corrosion Management: An Essential Tool for Assets Integrity Management Corrosion Knowledge Management Vs. Corrosion Management: An Essential Tool for Assets Integrity Management

A model for material management called Corrosion Knowledge Management (CMK) may be applied by both corrosion experts and non-corrosionists...
Waterborne Coatings: Environmental and Health Regulations Meet Coatings Technology Waterborne Coatings: Environmental and Health Regulations Meet Coatings Technology Waterborne Coatings: Environmental and Health Regulations Meet Coatings Technology Waterborne Coatings: Environmental and Health Regulations Meet Coatings Technology

The minimal use or lack of solvents makes waterborne coatings a viable way to meet or exceed stringent environmental and personal health...
Coatings Advances: Nanoparticle Technology and Cold Sprays Coatings Advances: Nanoparticle Technology and Cold Sprays Coatings Advances: Nanoparticle Technology and Cold Sprays Coatings Advances: Nanoparticle Technology and Cold Sprays

Multilayer deposition of nano particles, formation of smart coatings and field trials of cold sprays are the significant developments...
Corrosion Management in Water Treatment: A Look at Water Pipeline Corrosion and Why It's Becoming a Problem Corrosion Management in Water Treatment: A Look at Water Pipeline Corrosion and Why It's Becoming a Problem Corrosion Management in Water Treatment: A Look at Water Pipeline Corrosion and Why It's Becoming a Problem Corrosion Management in Water Treatment: A Look at Water Pipeline Corrosion and Why It's Becoming a Problem

Drinking water travels through metallic pipes. The corrosion rate depends upon dissimilar metals used in pipes and water parameters such as...
Writing Safety Into Your Coating Specification Writing Safety Into Your Coating Specification Writing Safety Into Your Coating Specification Writing Safety Into Your Coating Specification

Safety should be a primary consideration in any coating specification, because everyone involved in a coating project has the right to...
Understanding Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals: Why You Should Understand These Key Differences Understanding Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals: Why You Should Understand These Key Differences Understanding Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals: Why You Should Understand These Key Differences Understanding Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals: Why You Should Understand These Key Differences

Ferrous metals contain iron while non-ferrous metals do not. This minor difference, however, gives each type of metal distinct...
IOZ Coating Surface Preparation Is Easier than You Think IOZ Coating Surface Preparation Is Easier than You Think IOZ Coating Surface Preparation Is Easier than You Think IOZ Coating Surface Preparation Is Easier than You Think

From edge treatment to salt removal, the requirements for applying single-coat inorganic zinc silicate (IOZ) coatings are not difficult for...
Problems Caused by the Lack of Clarity & Definition in Coating Specifications Problems Caused by the Lack of Clarity & Definition in Coating Specifications Problems Caused by the Lack of Clarity & Definition in Coating Specifications Problems Caused by the Lack of Clarity & Definition in Coating Specifications

Common disputes on coating application projects often originate in the coating specification. When the specification is unclear, it can...
Why Pigging Out Is A-OK When It Comes to Cleaning Pipelines Why Pigging Out Is A-OK When It Comes to Cleaning Pipelines Why Pigging Out Is A-OK When It Comes to Cleaning Pipelines Why Pigging Out Is A-OK When It Comes to Cleaning Pipelines

This article examines pipeline operational pigging for internal corrosion prevention, including requirements, pig types, pig selection,...