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Car made with lightweight carbon fiber composite materials. Car made with lightweight carbon fiber composite materials. Car made with lightweight carbon fiber composite materials. Car made with lightweight carbon fiber composite materials.

Fiber-reinforced composites are strong and lightweight materials for automotive applications, but they can cause galvanic corrosion.
Segment of a pressure vessel showing material failure by stress corrosion cracking caused by tension in an unsuitable welded reinforcement collar. Segment of a pressure vessel showing material failure by stress corrosion cracking caused by tension in an unsuitable welded reinforcement collar. Segment of a pressure vessel showing material failure by stress corrosion cracking caused by tension in an unsuitable welded reinforcement collar. Segment of a pressure vessel showing material failure by stress corrosion cracking caused by tension in an unsuitable welded reinforcement collar.

Combining lab testing with real-world industrial experience can help determine standards and approve materials to be used in specific...
An industrial boiler. An industrial boiler. An industrial boiler. An industrial boiler.

Technologies to improve the quality of boiler feedwater include coagulation, filtration, ion exchange, dealkalination, deaeration and...
Filiform corrosion on painted aluminum. Filiform corrosion on painted aluminum. Filiform corrosion on painted aluminum. Filiform corrosion on painted aluminum.

Filiform corrosion is a form of corrosion that occurs under thin coatings, especially on aluminum and magnesium substrates. It can be...
Engineer analyzing corrosion products. Engineer analyzing corrosion products. Engineer analyzing corrosion products. Engineer analyzing corrosion products.

Discover some typical expected aqueous corrosion products for various alloys and conditions.
Coatings engineers at planning meeting. Coatings engineers at planning meeting. Coatings engineers at planning meeting. Coatings engineers at planning meeting.

There is a growing disconnect in the pipe coating industry between coating specification writers, engineers and ground-level coating...
Natural gas and petroleum pipelines. Natural gas and petroleum pipelines. Natural gas and petroleum pipelines. Natural gas and petroleum pipelines.

Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) can be used to study pipeline corrosion resistance in various environments.
Process vessels storage tanks and pipes. Process vessels storage tanks and pipes. Process vessels storage tanks and pipes. Process vessels storage tanks and pipes.

Epoxy phenolic alkylated amine coatings have the potential to revolutionize coating processes where high temperatures or CUI are a concern.
Pipeline with corrosion under insulation CUI Pipeline with corrosion under insulation CUI Pipeline with corrosion under insulation CUI Pipeline with corrosion under insulation CUI

Chloride, galvanic, acidic or alkaline corrosion can cause corrosion under insulation (CUI), but there are ways to prevent the problem.
Heat treatment of pipeline welds to increase resistance to intergranular corrosion. Heat treatment of pipeline welds to increase resistance to intergranular corrosion. Heat treatment of pipeline welds to increase resistance to intergranular corrosion. Heat treatment of pipeline welds to increase resistance to intergranular corrosion.

Intergranular corrosion (IGC) or intergranular attack (IGA) is a preferential or localized corrosion that proceeds along a metal’s grain...