Corrosion Management of Aging Pipelines (previously recorded live training)

  • Author: Technical
  • Level: Advanced
  • Study time: 5 hours
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Course overview
**This is a previously recorded virtual training, now provided in on-demand format with PDHs available.**
This 4-hour course addresses the fundamental issue that many operators are facing when evaluating their aging pipelines under the increased scrutiny required by Integrity Management Rules.
That issue is, quite simply, what is the best strategy to remediate an aging pipeline with deteriorating coating systems to bring it into compliance with industry/regulatory standards?
The options are to improve/upgrade the cathodic protection system, recoat the pipeline, or replace the pipeline.
  • Video time: 4.5 hours
  • Exams: 1

Joe Pikas

Content SME-V.P. for Pipeline Integrity and Corrosion Engineering Services for Technical Toolboxes
Joe is a AMPP Corrosion Specialist & PL SME. He has over 50 years of experience in pipeline construction, operations, corrosion control design and implementation.
His expertise is in pipeline integrity management, coating materials selection, cathodic protection design, testing, internal and external corrosion metal loss.
In addition, he has contributed to over 50 papers to industry trade magazines, such as NACE/AMPP. Pipeline Gas and Journal as well as other publications and conferences.
Finally, Joe is a past recipient of the NACE/AMPP Distinguished Service Award as well as industry awards from AGA, GTI, INGAA, NACE, OPS and PRCI.udents to develop their marketing abilities.