TNK-BP Deploys New Solution to Measure Pipeline Corrosion

TNK-BP has introduced new technology at TNK-Nizhnevartovsk to measure water pipe corrosion rate. The new technology provides an immediate measurement of corrosion rate, thereby helping the specialists to adjust inhibitor injection.

The innovation was first tested in oil & gas production shop No.1 at TNK-Nizhnevartovsk. A workshop has been held to discuss the test results, involving company experts from Orenburg, Nyagan, Tyumen and Moscow. The technology has not been used previously by TNK-BP.