Corrosion and materials in the oil and gas industries [electronic resource] / edited by Reza Javaherdashti, Chikezie Nwaoha, Henry Tan.
Contributor(s): Javaherdashti, Reza | Nwaoha, Chikezie | Tan, Henry.Material type: BookPublisher: Boca Raton, Fla. : Taylor & Francis, 2013Description: xx, 701 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), ports.ISBN: 9781466556256 (ebook : PDF).Subject(s): Petroleum engineering -- Equipment and supplies -- Protection | Petroleum industry and trade -- Equipment and supplies -- Corrosion | Petroleum engineering -- Materials | Corrosion and anti-corrosivesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Distributed by publisher. Purchase or institutional license may be required for access. Also available in print edition.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
section 1. Introduction and background -- section 2. Degradation mechanisms -- section 3. Inspection and maintenance -- section 4. Risk, integrity, and reliability.
"With numerous case studies, this book addresses key corrosion issues in the oil and gas industry and discusses strategies and technology for preventing and controlling corrosion. It gives an up-to-date account of corrosion management, covering identification, prevention, and mitigation. Experts from various science and engineering fields explain the chemical causes of corrosion and describe control methods and techniques to monitor corrosion. They also focus on corrosion hazards, tests, and analysis"-- Provided by publisher.
Also available in print edition.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.