The Results of In-line Inspection of Oil-gathering Pipelines at Salym Petroleum Development

Issue 3(77) 2015
Pages 4-27

A.B. Kichenko

Salym Petroleum Development N.V., Tyumen

Keywords: corrosion, oil-gathering pipelines, pipeline pitting corrosion, in-line inspection (ILI), ILI results, repair of corrosion defects, safe operation assurance

The data is given on the results of in-line inspection (ILI) of oil gathering pipelines at SPD during 2008-14. It is indicated that results obtained using ILI helped timely elimination of dangerous corrosion defects through selective repair and safe operation assurance.