Corrosion Mitigation
Materials Selection: Choosing the Right Mix to Prevent Corrosion in Your Installation
Corrosion is a major challenge for many design engineers and specifiers in the general industrial market. Choosing the right materials is critical to ensure optimal performance, as even the highest...
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Metallurgy Makes or Breaks Tube Fittings
For over forty years, Parker has led the development of the chemical hardening process ideal for ferrules designed to grip and seal stainless steel tubing. The process is called Suparcase. This...
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Enhancing Safety Through Small Bore Instrumentation Training
The Oil and Gas industry sector is driven by safety and has been for over 60 years around the globe. Whilst the industry has had issues with incidents, it has been proven that by adhering to good...
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Why Choose Single Ferrule Tube Fittings for Vibration Protection and Temperature Cycling
Industrial settings with strenuous applications, such as thermal cycling and vibration, are recognised as some of the toughest environments for tube fittings. In all cases, such applications demand...
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Beyond Stainless Steel: Corrosion Resistant Alloys in the Oil and Gas Industry
From surgical equipment to cooking pans to skyscrapers, stainless steel has transformed the world as we know it today. Stainless steel is present in our daily lives and has made a significant impact...
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Avoiding Corrosion Offshore
If you are an instrumentation engineer designing systems for offshore oil and gas platforms, you don’t need us to tell you about corrosion damage. It’s a huge and well-recognized problem, especially...
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Three Reasons Why You Should Include Bolts in Material Specification
There are many reasons why bolts should be included in the material specification, particularly in the oil & gas and petrochemical industry. In this latest blog from the Process Control team,...
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Mixing Materials in Corrosive Environments
Selecting materials for a given application is one of the main design steps towards a safe and cost efficient system, yet a commonly overlooked stage, mainly performed from a purely...
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Choosing the Right Tube Clamps for High Temperature Environments
Instrumentation tubing clamps are often used in very arduous environments, where they are faced with severe environmental conditions and high temperatures. The correct specification of clamp is...
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Why Double the Seals Has Double the Impact in Semiconductor Applications?
Graham Johnson, EMEA Product Manager for Parker Veriflo Ultra High Purity Fluoropolymer Valves, looks at the benefits of two point seal valves for semiconductor applications. The corrosive nature...
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Open Access to 3.1 Certificates Gives Competitive Advantage
More and more users are specifying high-performance alloys and metals - for purposes such as minimizing the risks from corrosion damage and extending the lifecycles of processing equipment in harsh...
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One Smart Solution For Preventing Corrosion Between Tubing
According to a nationwide report conducted in the USA, corrosion costs industry over $276 billion every year. Understanding how to control it is paramount to running a safe, productive...
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North Sea Expertise Provides Key Benefits for Customers
Parker Instrumentation Products Division has been actively involved with oil and gas companies operating in the North Sea throughout the 50+ year history of exploration and production. During...
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Instrumentation Solution Ideas – Delivered to Your Door
Keeping up to date with the instrumentation connection technology that helps you to do your job might seem onerous at times. Despite the omnipresent web, you may well be reluctant to click on...
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How to Avoid H2S Embrittlement in Instrumentation Connections
Development of sweet – CO2 containing – oil and gas fields is fast becoming a thing of the past. Depleted reserves mean that energy companies are now being forced to develop more and sourer fields,...
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NORSOK M650 Compliance – An Essential Prerequisite for the Offshore Industry
High quality standards form the mainstay of the offshore oil industry’s drive to improve reliability and prevent accidents. Over the past 10 to 15 years, the industry and its suppliers have made huge...
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Understanding Corrosion in Challenging Offshore Applications
Corrosion is a major problem in offshore environments due to extreme operating environments and the presence of aggressive corrosive elements. In a wide range of offshore applications seen in the Oil...
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Process Control Technologies and Key Markets
Process control is the technology of regulating processes to provide stable and consistent output. Parker's strengths include process instrumentation, semiconductor, power generation, medical and...
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