Varied pipeline conditions complicate mitigation strategies

CORROSION MANAGEMENT-1Statoil has initiated a comprehensive, pipeline-integrity management system for corrosion protection of buried onshore pipeline systems, taking into account the unique operation and environmental characteristics of various systems.The flexibility of Statoil's program makes it a good candidate as a best practice for developing inspection and maintenance manuals for other onshore pipeline systems.Differences in environmental conditions, such as soil resistivity, and differences in infrastructure present several interference problems. Statoil also takes various operating conditions into account when it considers the appropriate protection for the system, such as coa...

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