Pipeline & Coatings

Advantages of Natural Gas Pipelines

Posted by Graham Wilson on Nov 2, 2021 10:30:00 AM

From cooking and heating to electricity production to industrial manufacturing, natural gas plays a vital role in infrastructure. With such dependence on…

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Topics: Pipeline coatings, Corrosion protection, Ancillary protection, Natural Gas

Job Site and Casing Preparation for Hot Wax Casing Fill

Posted by Douglas Campbell on Jun 22, 2021 11:00:00 AM

In the casing fill world, the job site constantly changes, and with that challenges with the application can be inevitable.

The goal here is to properly…

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Topics: Royston, Corrosion protection, Casing fill, Hot Wax Casing Fill

Best Solution for the Long-Term Protection of Critical Gas Risers & Ancillary Connections

Posted by Maribeth Taylor on Aug 17, 2020 9:00:00 AM

This article offers advice on how best to protect natural gas risers and their service connections from corrosion and physical damage.

Natural gas risers…

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Topics: Bitumen pipeline coatings, Pipe Protection, Gas raisers, Ancillary protection

What is a Manufacturer’s Qualified Application Procedure?

Posted by Maribeth Taylor on Jul 8, 2020 9:15:00 AM

Applicators and contractors working in the water, oil, and natural gas industries rely upon the Manufacturer's Qualified Application Procedures (MQAP) for…

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Topics: Pipeline coatings, Manufacturer's Qualified Application Procedures

Pipeline Coatings Made to Resist High Levels of Soil Stress

Posted by Douglas Campbell on Apr 6, 2020 10:41:48 AM

Aggressive soil conditions for buried pipelines can be an unforgiving environment for field-applied corrosion coatings. Soil stress along with pipe…

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Topics: Pipeline coatings, Pipe Protection, Cold applied tapes, Tapecoat M50, Mesh back tape

How to Use Profiling Putty with Heat Shrink Sleeves

Posted by Paul Barkley on Dec 5, 2019 6:00:00 AM

Profiling putty has long been a standard tool in the protection of pipe flanges and push fit joints prior to overwrapping with tapes; however, its use…

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Topics: Pipeline coatings, Profiling Putty, Heat Shrink Sleeves, Pipe Protection

Why Are We Worried About Corrosion?

Posted by Chris Seitter on Nov 4, 2019 1:00:00 PM

Rust, or specifically, corrosion, is a major problem in industrialized countries.  A report by NACE International estimates it costs the US economy $276…

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Topics: Pipeline coatings, Corrosion protection, Anti-corrosion tape

Does Wrapping Tape Have a Shelf Life And If So, What Affects It?

Posted by Paul Barkley on Oct 17, 2019 10:00:00 AM

The defining of a shelf life for an item designed for the long-term protection of valuable assets is always an intriguing topic. How can an item that is…

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Topics: Bitumen pipeline coatings, Pipeline Storage

What’s the Best Way to Protect a Pipe Flange?

Posted by Andrew Fletcher on Oct 10, 2019 10:00:00 AM

 

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Topics: Pipeline coatings, Flange coating

9 Questions to Ask When Selecting the Proper Protective Coating for Your Pipeline

Posted by Steven Quinn on Jul 17, 2019 12:30:00 PM

No single coating that can protect every pipeline from corrosion for all conditions. Finding the appropriate coating for each application can be…

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Topics: Pipeline coatings, Selecting protective coatings

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