• NACE equips society to protect people, assets and
    the environment from the adverse effects of corrosion.
Course - Corrosion Technical Series "Corrosion Failures"

Corrosion Failures features thought leaders from government, oil & gas, and pipeline industries. Unique to this seminar, subject matter experts will present a holistic view of how their organizations address corrosion failures from a high-level standpoint, before drilling down to how their processes are managed and executed at the operational level.

Featured Speakers:

  • Ed Heaver, BHP
  • Mel Esmacher, Suez
  • Dawn Eden/Matthew Taylor, Deepwater Corrosion
  • Martin Richards, Open Text
  • Mario Guerra, Viking Engineering
  • Brent Sherar, Honeywell
  • Richard Peters, Walsh IT Group

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  • Engineers with bachelor’s degrees plus 3+ work experience, and/or post-graduate degrees
  • Project managers
  • Mid-level to upper management
  • Researchers and scientists
  • Asset and/or risk management strategists
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Unconventional Well Failures & Hydraulic Fracturing
  • Understand the factors leading to failures in the hydraulic fracturing process
  • Review unconventional well failure analysis case studies
  • Identify factors to ensure quality assurance throughout the pipe design, manufacturing, and purchasing processes
  • Discover unconventional well failure mitigation best practices

Cooling Water Systems

  • Identify types of corrosion damage and its causes
  • Study how to control and monitor corrosion in cooling water environments

Hydrogen Embrittlement
  • Discuss metal deformation
  • Understand how, when, and where hydrogen enters metal, causing embrittlement
  • Define environmentally assisted cracking hydrogen embrittlement
  • Walk through failure case studies

Under Deposit Corrosion Failures Permian
  • Review failure analysis findings and history
  • Examine results, prevention, mitigation, and detection strategies

No related certifications.

Schedule Summary
 Start TimeEnd Time
Day 18:00 AM5:00 PM
Day 28:00 AM5:00 PM