Pipeline Integrity Handbook, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0123878268
  • ISBN-13: 9780123878267
  • DDC: 621.8672
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 320 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Based on over 40 years of experience in the field, Ramesh Singh goes beyond corrosion control, providing techniques for addressing present and future integrity issues. Pipeline Integrity Handbook provides pipeline engineers with the tools to evaluate and inspect pipelines, safeguard the life cycle of their pipeline asset and ensure that they are optimizing delivery and capability. Presented in easy-to-use, step-by-step order, Pipeline Integrity Handbook is a quick reference for day-to-day use in identifying key pipeline degradation mechanisms and threats to pipeline integrity. The book begins with an overview of pipeline risk management and engineering assessment, including data collection and regulatory approaches to liquid pipeline risk management.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
1: Pipeline Risk Management and Engineering Assessment.
2: Introduction.
3: Basic Concepts of Risk Management and Risk Defined.
4: Data Collection.
5: Risk Assessment Tools.
6: Hazards and Threats to a Pipeline System.
7: Regulatory Approach to Liquid Pipeline Risk Management.
8: Pipeline Integrity Evaluation and Engineering Assessment.
9: Introduction.
10: Pipeline Defects and Corrective Actions.
11: Pipeline Reliability Assessment.
12: Pipeline Material.
13: Introduction.
14: Line Pipes.
15: Fittings and Forgings.
16: Valves.
17: Pressure Testing: Pneumatic and Hydro Test.
18: Corrosion and Corrosion Protection.
Internal Corrosion Monitoring Techniques for Pipeline Systems.