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DC Decoupling from Utility Grounding Systems

This paper provides specific information on decoupler installation to solve facility CP problems, including connections, possible bypasses, practices, and codes.

Published on the 19 May 2023

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Validating Selective Seam Weld Corrosion Classification Using ILI Technology

This paper discusses the validation of a classifier that distinguishes between selective seam weld corrosion (SSWC) and general corrosion crossing the long seam (CCLS).

Published on the 01 May 2023

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Science, safety and savings behind improving pipeline flow

Flow efficiency coatings are used exactly as they are named – to improve the flow against the natural textures on steel surfaces. Read this white paper to understand the impact and value of utilising these coatings.

Published on the 01 February 2023

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The case for 100% ultrasonic testing of steel sleeves

This white paper discusses Allan Edwards’ new addition of a fully automated Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing (PAUT) machine to its manufacturing specification for steel repair sleeves.

Published on the 01 December 2022

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Tank lining innovation in a changing industry

Novolac technology from Sherwin-Williams enhances corrosion and abrasion resistance while improving application characteristics for oil and gas tank linings.

Published on the 01 November 2022

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Avoiding delays through integrated services: A case study of the robustness of INVACOR’s ILI inspection technologies paired with in-house pipelines services is a difficult combination to beat

A case study of a major midstream operator who utilised INVACOR’s chemical cleaning services last minute to maintain their original inspection schedule, utilising INVACOR inspection technology.

Published on the 01 September 2022

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Digital Lifecycle Excellence for Pipelines

This Digital Lifecycle Excellence Executive Brief focuses on the pipeline/midstream industry and illustrates how DLE provides the foundation for improving productivity in operations.

Published on the 01 July 2022

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Paradigm busted – Pinhole detection utilising UHR Axial MFL and Caliper ILI, By: Mark Olson

With the advent of ultra-high resolution (UHR) MFL/caliper combination tools, the detection, characterisation, and sizing of true pinhole anomalies is a new frontier for axial magnetic flux leakage (MFL) inline inspection (ILI). This paper will discuss seven years of experience with UHR MFL inline inspection, challenging conventional wisdom on MFL technology.

Published on the 02 March 2022

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