Article - 18 May 2005
Duplex stainless steels are extremely corrosion resistant, work hardenable alloys. Their microstructures have both austenite and ferrite phases and show properties of both types of stainless steels....
Article - 16 Apr 2003
Zotefoams have developed a range of foamed engineering polymers using a unique manufacturing technology. Materials, properties and applications are briefly outlined. Posted January 2003
Article - 28 Nov 2016
An offshore oil and gas production platform is one environment where an equipment failure could have a huge negative impact on employee safety and lost production. Yet, offshore platforms are one of...
Article - 27 Jun 2017
Water contaminates the diesel fuel and grease due to poor moist air/humidity and sealing system, respectively
Article - 30 Sep 2002
Rolled aluminium products such as sheet, plate and foil make up 50% of all aluminium used. The areas where these materials are used, the process by which it is produced and developments in aluminium...
Article - 29 May 2019
This article explains a tribometry setup that allows time-effective screening of materials and lubricants while monitoring slight variations in friction.
Article - 17 May 2016
A plot illustrating the frictional characteristics of a liquid lubricant, under conditions such as mixed and hydrodynamic regimes and boundary, is known as the Stribeck curve.
Article - 6 Oct 2012
Various test methods have been used to study hot corrosion. Immersion testing (or crucible testing), which was the first laboratory test method, is not considered reliable for simulating the gas...
Article - 21 Mar 2018
This article discusses how to use a electromagnetic flowmeter for the oil and gas industry.
Article - 13 Apr 2017
Conventional electronic noses or eNoses produce an identifiable response pattern using a group of dissimilar but not specific chemical sensors.