This study identifies causes and provides solutions to mitigate against external corrosion of buried water mains. Discussed are environmental conditions, economical solutions, risk-management techniques and benefits to utilities and customers. The accompanying CD-ROM contains a corrosion control master plan, case studies, and test and survey data.In response to a request by DIPRA (an active participant in the study), the authors prepared a written set of questions regarding iron pipe metallurgy. ... Risk-Based Mitigation Methodology and Field Testing Program The data collected and used in the risk assessment process was ... into databases linked to geographic information system (CIS) information and facilities maintenance scheduling systems.
|Title||:||External Corrosion and Corrosion Control of Buried Water Mains|
|Author||:||Andrew E. Romer, Graham E. C. Bell, Steven J. Duranceau, Scot Foreman|
|Publisher||:||American Water Works Association - 2005-01-05|