Possible changes to corrosion regulations

Barlas, S.
October 1997
Underground Construction;Oct97, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the National Association of Corrosion Engineers International's September 1997 meeting to address possible changes in pipeline corrosion regulation in the United States. Comments from Department of Transportation official Gopala Vinjamuri; Orientation of the agency's corrosion rules.


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