Trends in Oil and Gas Corrosion Research and Technologies: Production and Transmission delivers the most up-to-date and highly multidisciplinary reference available to identify emerging developments, fundamental mechanisms and the technologies necessary in one unified source.
Starting with a brief explanation on corrosion management that also addresses today’s most challenging issues for oil and gas production and transmission operations, the book dives into the latest advances in microbiology-influenced corrosion and other corrosion threats, such as stress corrosion cracking and hydrogen damage just to name a few. In addition, it covers testing and monitoring techniques, such as molecular microbiology and online monitoring for surface and subsurface facilities, mitigation tools, including coatings, nano-packaged biocides, modeling and prediction, cathodic protection and new steels and non-metallics.
Rounding out with an extensive glossary and list of abbreviations, the book equips upstream and midstream corrosion professionals in the oil and gas industry with the most advanced collection of topics and solutions to responsibly help solve today’s oil and gas corrosion challenges.
- Covers the latest in corrosion mitigation techniques, such as corrosion inhibitors, biocides, non-metallics, coatings, and modeling and prediction
- Solves knowledge gaps with the most current technology and discoveries on specific corrosion mechanisms, highlighting where future research and industry efforts should be concentrated
- Achieves practical and balanced understanding with a full spectrum of subjects presented from multiple academic and world-renowned contributors in the industry
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Table of Contents
PART I: Corrosion in the Oil and Gas Upstream and Mid-stream: Introduction 1. Cost of corrosion 2. Petroleum fluids properties and production schemes: Effect on Corrosion 3. Corrosion Management
Part II: Corrosion In Oil and Gas Production and Transmission: Current Knowledge and Challenges 4. Downhole Corrosion 5. Onshore Corrosion in Surface Production and Transmission Sectors- Current Knowledge and Challenges
Part III: Corrosion Mechanisms: Current Knowledge, Gaps and Future Research 6. Sour Corrosion 7. CO2 Corrosion of mild steel 8. Microbiology-Influenced Corrosion (MIC) 9. Pitting Corrosion 10. Corrosion of Weldments 11. Sulfide Stress Cracking 12. Stress Corrosion Cracking 13. Hydrogen Damage 14. Erosion-corrosion 15. Under Deposit Corrosion 16. Top-of-the-Line corrosion 17. Corrosion Under Insulation 18. Corrosion and Scale at High Pressure High Temperature Part IV: Advancements in Testing and Monitoring Technologies 19. Corrosion Inhibitors – Advancements in Testing 20. Advances in Monitoring Technologies for Corrosion Inhibitor Performance 21. Advances in Testing and Monitoring of Biocides in Oil and Gas 22. Molecular Microbiology Techniques
Part V: Advancements in Corrosion Mitigation 23. Biocides Overview and Applications in Petroleum Microbiology. 24. Pipeline Coatings 25. Advancements in Cathodic Protection of Offshore Structures 26. New Steels and Corrosion Resistant Alloys 27. Non-metallics applications in oil and gas production (pipes, liners, rehabilitations)
Part VI: Advancements in Modeling and Prediction 28. Pitting corrosion 29. Top-of-the-Line corrosion 30. Modeling and Prediction of Stress Corrosion Cracking of Pipeline Steels 31. Mechanistic Modeling of Erosion-Corrosion for Carbon Steel 32. Residual Life Predictions - Extending Service Life 33. Non-metallic Materials - Coupling of Multiphysics for Aging Rate Prediction 34. Mathematical Modeling of Uniform CO2 Corrosion
GLOSSARY Part I: Abbreviations