• August 6, 2020
    8:30 am - 3:00 pm
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David Willoughby Will Present “Cathodic Protection System Design for Buried Pipelines,”  as a webinar on August 6,  2020 at 8:30am CDT.

This training has the minimum required to hold the class. Further information to be provided upon registration.

Course Description

This six-hour webinar will cover the following topics:

  • Cathodic Protection Basics – How it Works
    • Functional Requirements for Cathodic Protection
    • Practical Application of Cathodic Protection
  • Design Approach
  • Design Parameters
  • Design Calculations
  • CP Current Requirement Determination
  • Coating Conductance Calculations
  • CP Total Circuit Resistance Calculations
  • CP System Life Determination
  • CP System Voltage Calculations
  • CP Current Distribution
  • CP Pipeline Current Attenuation
  • Anode to pipeline spacing & current distribution

Buried Pipeline CP System Design Examples

  • Impressed Current Cathodic Protection (ICCP) Systems
    • ICCP Ground bed Design Examples
    • ICCP Design Calculations
    • ICCP Design Examples
    • Deep Anode System Example
  • Sacrificial Cathodic Protection (SCP) Design Examples
    • Information Required for SCP Design
    • SCP System Resistance
    • SCP Design Examples

There will be a half-hour break for lunch.

Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion awarding 5.5 PDHs.
Learning materials provided electronically

By registering for this webinar, registrants, and attendees agree not to make any video or audio records of the event. Neither Technical Toolboxes nor its instructors give consent to the recording of our live webinars by attendees.

“Thanks again for the amazing training, I learned a lot. Cheers!”
“Mr. Willoughby was extremely knowledgeable.”
“I came in knowing CP basics. The instructor did a great job covering  both the fundamentals and complex ideas with helpful examples.”
100% of respondents stated they would recommend this training to a colleague within or outside of their company.

Instructor Bio:

David A. Willoughby
RK&K Director, Energy & Corrosion (ret)
Mr. Willoughby has 40 years of experience in engineering, design, corrosion control, and management in the petroleum and utilities industries. His experience includes gas transmission and distribution systems, petroleum facilities, and water/sewer facilities from conception through design, construction and testing, economic evaluation, and project field supervision. He has specialization in cathodic protection design, corrosion control and AC interference analysis with extensive experience in the design, construction, and implementation of cathodic protection systems and AC mitigation methods. Mr. Willoughby is a NACE certified cathodic protection specialist and maintains other NACE and API certifications. During his career, Mr. Willoughby has gained significant experience and training in corrosion control and cathodic protection of multiple facilities. His primary areas of expertise include performing engineering feasibility studies; performing corrosion evaluations and assessments; AC Modeling & Mitigation; and recommendation and design of corrosion control measures for storage tanks and pipeline facilities.

Mr. Willoughby is an industry-recognized expert in AC Interference modeling and Mitigation. He has extensive experience utilizing the SES Right of Way, PRCI and TTB Power tool software packages. Mr. Willoughby also developed in-house computer programs for performing QA/QC reviews of all AC Interference modeling and mitigation design projects. Mr. Willoughby provides AC interference and CP design training to the pipeline and utility industries. He has presented AC training to several key industry clients such as Enbridge, Kinder Morgan and Phillips 66 and been the speaker at multiple industry workshops.

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