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  • 21 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Imenco has launched a new division Imenco Corrosion Technology whose focus is the promotion of its anode systems globally to the offshore renewable energy (RE) sector.

  • 13 December 2018

    Subsea services group Acteon has acquired subsea corrosion specialist Deepwater Corrosion Services.

  • 9 September 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Dutch-based Corrosion BV has won a contract to provide corrosion protection systems for the wind turbine foundations on the Yunlin offshore wind farm in Taiwan. Corrosion will deliver Impressed Current Cathodic Protection (ICCP) systems for the wind farm’s 80 monopile foundations. The systems will protect the foundations both externally and internally. The first units are expected […]

  • 16 August 2013

    Det Norske Veritas Research & Innovation (DNV), a world leader in corrosion, materials, and structural integrity, has committed to fund a second major faculty position within the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) at The Ohio State University to advance corrosion research. A longstanding partner of The Ohio State University’s Fontana Corrosion Center, DNV […]

  • 21 June 2013

    Corrosion to many people is the mysterious manifestation that those in the maritime industry all have to deal with at some point or other. It is often misunderstood and because it appears at first sight – in theory at least – a somewhat simple to explain electro-chemical action its understanding and methods of dealing with […]

  • 21 December 2016

    Imenco has launched a new division, Imenco Corrosion Technology, to promote its anode systems in the offshore renewable energy sector and the oil and gas industry. Imenco Corrosion Technology will provide a range of products including clamps to fit on to a wide range of construction detail like plates, into holes, over flanges, onto studs or […]

  • 27 November 2017

    By Rob van Hoorn CTO at nC Marine What happened so far: At the beginning of 2012, Dutch shipping companies were looking for cost effective methods to stop corrosion within their vessels, without losing time on (sand)blasting, cure time or drydocking. A team of Dutch-based chemists, nano- and corrosion specialists lead by Rob van Hoorn […]

  • 15 November 2012

    Production on the Troll C platform in the Norwegian part of the North Sea has been temporarily halted pending further investigation of corrosion found in the auxiliary system for gas treatment. During a scheduled inspection on the platform corrosion was discovered on a tank in the glycol system, which is an auxiliary system for treating […]

  • 30 January 2017

    By David Edelman, Project Engineer at Queensland Sugar Limited MAINTAINING MAINTENANCE While Lucinda Wharf isn’t QSL’s busiest, it is definitely the largest, notes David Edelman , Project Engineer at Queensland Sugar. David, who helps look after not only Lucinda Bulk Sugar Terminal, but all six of QSL’s terminals, works on major maintenance and asset management […]

  • 8 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Up to 80% of the damage in hydraulic cylinders occurs due to corrosion, leading to serious issues such as operational costs and delay damages which can lead up to 300.000 euros a day. So far the detection of corrosion took place through visual inspection. C-Cube, a company originated from Delft, came up with a new solution. They developed a […]

  • 25 October 2013

    Gazprom hosted an industry-specific meeting including heads of the Company’s subdivisions focused on corrosion protection. Taking part in the meeting were over 150 heads and experts from Gazprom’s relevant subdivisions and subsidiaries as well as research and contracting companies. The meeting paid special attention to the application of independent power supply sources for cathodic protection units, development of corrosion monitoring systems as well as introduction of cutting-edge […]

  • 26 February 2016

    By Rob van Hoorn CCO at NTA Maritime “Can you develop a technique that will stop the corrosion process without sandblasting or coating?” Bart Otto, CEO of Flinter, formulated this challenge back in 2012. The Dutch shipping company was looking for cost-effective methods to stop corrosion within their vessels, without losing time on (sand)blasting, cure […]

  • 12 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    On June 6, the consortium behind the NeSSIE project (short for North Sea Solutions for Innovation in Corrosion for Energy) launched a competition for delivering anti-corrosion solutions for tidal, wave and offshore wind energy sectors. 

  • 8 June 2018

    The NeSSIE project (North Sea Solutions for Innovation in Corrosion for Energy) has launched a competition seeking to develop commercial solutions for corrosion and material challenges in offshore renewables through demonstration projects in the North Sea.

  • 24 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Cork County Council requires the services of a competent firm of Consulting Engineers, with experience of marine structures and piling structures to carry out inspections and produce a structural report.  Accelerated Low Water Corrosion (ALWC) is a problem that is starting to appear on steel piles at a number of locations in Ireland and worldwide. […]

  • 6 December 2017

    NACE International Institute has released ‘Impact Plus’ corrosion management product. This platform is designed to advance corrosion management performance across all industry sectors, from pipelines and bridges to maritime and defense systems. According to NACE, Impact Plus is the next step in improving safety and reducing the cost of corrosion, which was outlined in the […]

  • 22 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Environment, Technology

    Zero Corrosion B.V. is committed to providing environmentally friendly anti-corrosion solutions to The Netherlands, Belgium and Germany and recently introduced OXIFREE TM198 to The Benelux, an organic and reusable polymeric resin used to protect equipment from corrosion. This anti-corrosion solution was mainly used in the oil and gas industry until recently, when its advantages became interesting to […]

  • 5 January 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Frost & Sullivan published a report on anti-corrosion technologies for offshore structures on 24 December, 2015. The recent boom in the oil and gas sector, especially in North America is driving growth opportunities for anti-corrosion coatings in the offshore oil & gas segment while other industries, such as offshore wind, wave, and tidal power also hold […]

  • 17 March 2015

    Hempel’s HEMPADUR AvantGuard® product range was named Materials Performance (MP) Corrosion Innovation of the Year for 2014 at the NACE Corrosion 2015 Conference and Exhibition. HEMPADUR AvantGuard® activated zinc primers use unique AvantGuard® technology to protect industrial structures and equipment in C4, C5 and offshore corrosive conditions. They can be used in a range of […]

  • 7 September 2011
    Research & Development

      Research underway at the University of Aberdeen using an intrinsically safe tool developed by CorDEX Instruments is set to provide a new model for corrosion assessment to enhance oil and gas safety. The aim of the research is to shed light on how corrosion develops spatially on steel pipelines and vessels to improve replacement […]

  • 29 May 2014

    Corrosion, a specialist in (corrosion) protection of steel structures, has presented a sophisticated environmental friendly ICCP system that can effectively protect steel wind turbines from corrosion problems for decades. The company’s ICCP Anode can give constant protection for wind turbines for more than their 25-year lifetime, without releasing any material that is bad to the environment. With the […]

  • 23 April 2015

    Intertek, a solutions provider to industries worldwide, has officially opened its newly expanded centre for corrosion testing services in Manchester, UK.  The company has invested £1.2m ($1.8 million) in its Production and Integrity Assurance (P&IA) facility in Manchester, UK to meet growing demand for high-end corrosion and materials testing in the oil and gas industry. […]