Corrosion

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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...

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This week's stories take a look at several instances of vehicle corrosion, another involving an infamous marine disaster, and developments...

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...

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...

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This week's stories take a look at developments in nanomaterial technology, a city’s corroded drinking water tanks, and a new inspection...

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...

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This week's stories take a look at a serious finding involving corrosion and airplane landing gear components, a tragic pipeline explosion...

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This week's stories take a look at several new exciting coating developments including wax coatings, graphene coatings, and even mango leaf...

Pitting Corrosion Prevention: How to Protect and Monitor Metallic Surfaces Pitting Corrosion Prevention: How to Protect and Monitor Metallic Surfaces Pitting Corrosion Prevention: How to Protect and Monitor Metallic Surfaces Pitting Corrosion Prevention: How to Protect and Monitor Metallic Surfaces


Pitting corrosion is a dangerous form of deterioration. It can be prevented by choosing metals with appropriate pitting corrosion...

An Intro to Pipeline Corrosion and Coatings An Intro to Pipeline Corrosion and Coatings An Intro to Pipeline Corrosion and Coatings An Intro to Pipeline Corrosion and Coatings


Pipeline corrosion—and the related catastrophic failures that it can cause—cost billions of dollars to the economy each year. Here's how it...

The Characteristics of and Applications for Fluoropolymer Coatings The Characteristics of and Applications for Fluoropolymer Coatings The Characteristics of and Applications for Fluoropolymer Coatings The Characteristics of and Applications for Fluoropolymer Coatings


Fluoropolymer coatings have a combination of desirable properties, including weatherability and corrosion barrier protection. They have...

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This week's stories take a look at breakthroughs in powder metallurgy, a new corrosion-resistant valve that keeps oil and gas personnel...

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This week's stories take a look at several failures that were caused by corrosion and some new corrosion prevention improvements such as...

Understanding Aluminum Corrosion Understanding Aluminum Corrosion Understanding Aluminum Corrosion Understanding Aluminum Corrosion


A look at the chemical nature of aluminum and aluminum corrosion, aluminum oxide film formation, and the uses of aluminum, aluminum oxide...

QUIZ: Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) and How to Prevent It QUIZ: Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) and How to Prevent It QUIZ: Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) and How to Prevent It QUIZ: Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) and How to Prevent It


Having an understanding of corrosion under insulation (CUI) is vital for anyone in the corrosion industry. Test your knowledge of the...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Flixborough Disaster INFOGRAPHIC: The Flixborough Disaster INFOGRAPHIC: The Flixborough Disaster INFOGRAPHIC: The Flixborough Disaster


In 1974, a chemical plant in Flixborough, England exploded, resulting in multiple deaths and millions of dollars in damages. This disaster...

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This week's stories take a look at several failures that were caused by corrosion and some new corrosion prevention improvements such as...

Global Educational Training Opportunities and Job Prospects in the Corrosion Field Global Educational Training Opportunities and Job Prospects in the Corrosion Field Global Educational Training Opportunities and Job Prospects in the Corrosion Field Global Educational Training Opportunities and Job Prospects in the Corrosion Field


There is a lack of formal undergraduate engineering courses in the corrosion engineering field. Professional societies have tried to bridge...

Corrosion in the News: June 03, 2019 Roundup Corrosion in the News: June 03, 2019 Roundup Corrosion in the News: June 03, 2019 Roundup Corrosion in the News: June 03, 2019 Roundup


This week's stories take a look at several failures that were caused by corrosion, including a fatal bridge collapse in India, a huge...