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Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001117
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
...Abstract Abstract Several tin plated, low-alloy steel couplings designed to connect sections of 180 mm (7 in.) diam casing for application in a gas well fractured under normal operating conditions. The couplings were purchased to American Petroleum Institute (API) specifications for P-110...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.modes.c9001013
EISBN: 978-1-62708-234-1
...Abstract Abstract A wall section of a carbon steel choke body in gas service at 4400 psig blew out three months after the use of a corrosion inhibitor was stopped. Corrosion damage occurred in ripples, leaving both smoothly polished and unattacked areas. The corrodent in condensate wells...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.power.c0046252
EISBN: 978-1-62708-229-7
...Abstract Abstract A type 321 stainless steel bellows expansion joint on a 17-cm (6 in.) OD inlet line (347 stainless) in a gas-turbine test facility cracked during operation. The line carried high-purity nitrogen gas at 1034 kPa (150 psi) with a flow rate of 5.4 to 8.2 kg/s (12 to 18 lb/s...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001116
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
... suited for sour service. All of these products had some or all of the following attributes: Many oil producers often use grade J-55 pipe, both seamless and ERW, for the production tubing string in oil and gas wells. Typically, the wells are relatively low pressure and low temperature...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001820
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... are the focal point of this failure case study were installed in some of the upstream facilities of Khangiran’s sour gas wells. Table 1 shows working condition of the flow control valve in one of the sour gas wells and indicates that the sulfur content is in the level of 24,000 ppm. Fluid circulating through...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003544
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... the effects of load frequency and temperature, material condition, and manufacturing practices on fatigue strength. It provides information on subsurface discontinuities, including gas porosity, inclusions, and internal bursts as well as on corrosion fatigue testing to measure rates of fatigue-crack...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v02.c9001346
EISBN: 978-1-62708-215-0
... fluctuations as well as restriction to movement. Fatigue cracks initiated intergranularly from both the flue gas and steam sides. Enhanced general and grain boundary oxidation coupled with age hardening of the alloy led to the formation of incipient intergranular cracks that acted as sites for the initiation...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.chem.c0048835
EISBN: 978-1-62708-220-4
...Abstract Abstract Welds in two CMo steel catalytic gas-oil desulfurizer reactors cracked under hydrogen pressure-temperature conditions that would not have been predicted by the June 1977 revision of the Nelson Curve for that material. Evidence of severe cracking was found in five weld-joint...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.auto.c9001189
EISBN: 978-1-62708-218-1
... unalloyed steel C 45 (Material No. 1.0503) according to DIN 17200 and were normalized. Gear 1 with 1905 h of operation showed at one side pittings on both flanks of the teeth as well as incipient fractures. Gear 2 with 1713 h of operation also showed at one side incipient fractures of the nitride layers...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001046
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
..., and Inco alloy C-276) were placed directly in the hot gas stream, containing HCl and Cl2, for in situ testing. Results of this investigation showed that nickel-chromium corrosion-resistant alloys, such as Inconel 600, Inconel 625, and Inco alloy C-276, performed well in this environment. Laboratory testing...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001824
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
.... , Kaneta H. : Galvanic corrosion in oil and gas environment . Corrosion 96, paper no. 63, NACE International , Houston, TX ( 1996 ) 10.1507/endocrj.43.709 . 7. Tuttle R.N. , Tresder R.S. : Life prediction of high pressure gas wells . Mater. Perform. 29 , 34 ( 1991...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006784
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... pipes used in drilling and completion of oil and gas wells may exhibit delayed cracking in environments containing hydrogen sulfide. This type of fracture is referred to as sulfide stress cracking. The basic cause of sulfide stress cracking is embrittlement resulting from hydrogen absorbed into steel...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003552
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... for impact-induced cracking Hydrogen-induced blistering Low-strength steels at ambient temperatures Hydrogen forms gas-filled blisters Cracking from precipitation of internal gaseous hydrogen Heavy steel sections Induced by high-temperature exposure followed by rapid cooling Hydrogen attack...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006795
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... , Vol 84 , 1983 , p 237 – 258 10.1016/0043-1648(83)90266-1 73. Parsi M. , Najmi K. , Najafifard F. , Hassani S. , McLaury B.S. , and Shirazi S.A. , A Comprehensive Review of Solid Particle Erosion Modeling for Oil and Gas Wells and Pipelines Applications , J...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003556
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... that microbiological effects are of significant concern in failure analysis and prevention. Microbially induced corrosion problems afflict water-handling operations and manufacturing processes in oil and gas production, pipelining, refining, petrochemical synthesis, power production, fermentation, waste water...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001827
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
.... It can be used in several modes in critical industries, such as power generation, oil and gas, process plants, aviation, as well as smaller related industries to drive other machinery, to generate electricity, or to generate electricity and produce steam as in a combined cycle where the system...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001775
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... industry. The component under examination, shown in Fig. 1 , is a bent tube (elbow) that is used to transfer a mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons into a burner at the end of a process line. The fuel gas also contains hydrochloric acid (HCl), which is scrubbed off by reacting with a caustic NaOH solution...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.petrol.c9001179
EISBN: 978-1-62708-228-0
... strength are considerably less sensitive to fractures of the kind considered here. It is noteworthy that the damage appeared only in a certain well. Its cause, therefore, was bound to lie in the specific conditions of this well. Subsequently it was found that the natural gas drilled in these locations...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001115
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
... Action This oil field contained 12 wells that were completed with 9% Ni steel production tubing in the early 1950s. Gas lift is used to enhance production. The wells are approximately 300 m (10,000 ft) deep.At the time of failure, this particular well was producing about 43 barrels of oil and 178...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.process.c9001641
EISBN: 978-1-62708-235-8
... baths for cleaning and surface preparation, as well as for the actual plating deposition. Porosity that is linked to the surface can trap liquids from the cleaning and surface preparation baths, and these liquids are usually quite acidic. The trapped acid may initiate corrosion and generate hydrogen gas...