Processing Magazine

New Circulating Water Flow and Fouling (CWFF) Technology

January 4, 2012

After less than a year of operation, routine eddy current testing of the condenser tubes in a circulating water system showed significant microbiological influenced corrosion (MIC). See how the decision to test and evaluate new Circulating Water Flow and Fouling (CWFF) instrumentation identified new performance impacting issues and traced down to the root causes for chronic maintenance problems.