Corrosion in Refineries
  • Release Date : 23 January 2014
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 128 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781845693244
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Download or read book entitled Corrosion in Refineries by author: J Harston which was release on 23 January 2014 and published by Elsevier with total page 128 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Corrosion in ageing refinery plant presents a serious safety hazard. This important book summarises key research into corrosion processes in refinery equipment, how it can be measured and controlled. The book reviews factors affecting corrosion such as carburisation and metal dusting as well as corrosion in steel and other materials used in refinery technology. It considers corrosion in a range of refinery equipment such as storage tanks, HF alkylation units, sour water strippers and insulated units. Other chapters discuss ways of testing for corrosion and cracking in refineries together with integrity and life cycle assessment techniques. There is also coverage of ways of trouble-shooting corrosion problems and preventative measures such as coating systems. With its distinguished editor and team of contributors, Corrosion in refineries is a valuable reference for all those concerned with building and maintaining refineries in the petrochemical industry. Summarises key research into corrosion processes in refinery equipment Discusses ways of testing for corrosion and cracking in refineries