Clad materials combine corrosive and/or wear resistance properties of corrosion resistant alloys (CRA) with various other metals adding safety and protection from harsh chemicals or environments. We’ll look at the similarities and differences of cladding 316 stainless steel, Inconel 625, and Stellite alloys, three of the most common alloys used today.
DNV L1 and DNV L2 are classifications used by Det Norske Veritas Germanischer Lloyd (DNV), a global quality assurance and risk management company, to categorize spools for subsea oil and gas pipelines. We’ve broken out a few of the main differences when comparing DNV L1 to DNV L2.
DNV is recognized as the first classification society in the maritime industry and offers certification assurances to the quality and design reliability of specific products. You might be asking, what exactly are DNV assurance certifications, and why is it important?
WASHINGTON-Even though U.S. natural gas production is forecast to increase by 4% year-over-year this winter, the Natural Gas Supply Association’s annual Winter Outlook projects upward pressure on natural gas prices compared with the 2021-22 heating season mainly because of the combination of below-average storage and an estimated 2% increase in overall demand. The NGSA report […]