Materials Selection for Oil & Gas Industries


Course Overview

To give overview of Materials Selection for Oil & Gas Industries
Introduction to Material Selection for Upstream Oil & Gas
o Sour Gas (H2S)
o CO2
o Chlorides
o Other Contaminants
ISO 15156 & Norsok Standards Applications
Typical Materials
o Carbon Steels
o Low Temperature (Impact tested Carbon Steels)
o Stainless Steels
? Austenitic
? Ferritic
? Martensitic
? Duplex/Super Duplex
o Non Ferrous Materials
? Copper Alloys (90/10 Cu Ni)
? Alloy 625 etc.
o Non Metallics
Material Selection Considerations
o Solid CRA Vs Clad etc.
Low Temperature Material Selection & Brittle Fracture Concepts
Code Requirements on Material Selection
o ASME Section VIII Div 1 and 2 (Pressure Vessels)
o ASME B31.3 (Piping)
Example Selections

Course Length


Course Director

Ganesan Viswanathan


Upon completion, you will receive a Worley Academy Certificate of Completion.

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