: Editions Technip

: 9782710807070

: Book


The book aims at helping the designer to select materials and protection techniques for equipment and pipings transporting seawater or other salt waters. It is also of great help to the user in his understanding of and coping with corrosion and fouling phenomena.


This book is available in French under the title "Circuits eau de mer. Traitements et matériaux".


Contents :


1. Main seawater systems. 2. The marine environment and its aggressivity. 3. Living organisms in seawater. 4. Deposits and scale formation. 5. Control of biological growth, deposits and scaling. 6. Materials used in seawater systems. References. Index.