Software Model System Quantifies Corrosion In Dry Gas Pipelines

Case Studies In Advanced ICDA
By Sridhar Srinivasan and Vishal Lagad, Honeywell International, Inc., Houston | May 2009 Vol. 236 No. 5
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Vishal Lagad, senior engineer at Honeywell, works in design and development of applications for corrosion prediction and material selection in both upstream and downstream applications. His key contributions have been in flow modeling, water phase behavior, pipeline profiling, numerical interpolation and corrosion modeling. He has seven years of experience and holds a master of science degree in chemical engineering from TAMU-K. Contact him care of David Ratz, 952-346-6334, dratz@webershandwick.com.

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V. Lagad, S. Srinivasan, and R. Kane, “Software System for Automating Internal Corrosion Direct Assessment of Pipelines”, Paper No. 04197, Corrosion/04, New Orleans, April 2004

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