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High Pressure Fastener Coating Practices Under Fire: Ian MacMoy Speaks Out
There are a number of standards that address coating and installation of fasteners in high-pressure service. Most of them clearly forbid the common coating application...
By: Alan Kehr | Managing Consultant, Alan Kehr Anti-Corrosion, LLC
Inspection / Monitoring
Integrity Management: How Ultrasonic Inline Inspection (ILI) Technology Enhances Safety
Pipeline integrity management systems are crucial for ensuring the safe and reliable operations of piping networks. In the oil and gas industry, numerous regulations...
By: Krystal Nanan | Civil Engineer
7 Best Methods for Detecting Leaks in Pressure Vessels
Commonly used in process industries, pressure vessels are manufactured with the intention that the pressure inside the container will be different from the pressure...
Using Laser Scanning to Assess Fitness-for-Service
Laser scanning (profilometry) is a highly effective and accurate inspection method for measuring changes in geometry of pressurized vessels, piping and pipelines. The...
Tensile Time Bomb: How Overtapping Compromises Pressure Bolt Safety
As discussed in a previous article, overtapping (also called oversizing) is a common field practice that is nonetheless banned by almost all of the standards governing...
By: Ian MacMoy | Product Design Specialist, Dox Steel
Understanding the Prevention of Corrosion in Hydraulic Systems
Metals, just as other minerals, are susceptible to degradation when they are used over time or come in contact with other elements. A form through which this process...
By: Ben Howard
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