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Laboratory testing and technical assessments of corrosion-resistant alloys for high-pressure, high-temperature subsea applications

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Argonne National Laboratory
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Mr. Roy Lindley
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The overall objective of this research is to assess the engineering design, performance, reliability, mechanical, corrosion, etc. by conducting physical and corrosion testing of the current and new high temperature alloy material grades for offshore oil and gas activities.  This study will serve as valuable information to predict the potential behavior of new materials in manufacturing of offshore oil and gas equipment and its performance under HPHT sour service environment conditions.

Latest progress update

Project is on schedule to be completed by 12/21/2018.