Understanding Magnetic Flux Leakage (MFL) Signals from Mechanical Damage in Pipelines

The Pipeline Safety Research and Development project will provide for understanding, identification, and characterization of the Magnetic Flux Leakage (MFL) signals arising from the geometric and residual stress components to enhance the reliability of employing MFL tools for mechanical damage detection.

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    • Program Information: Pipeline Safety Research, Pipeline Safety Links to Project Reports: http://primis.phmsa.dot.gov/matrix/FilGet.rdm?fil=3136 ; http://primis.phmsa.dot.gov/matrix/FilGet.rdm?fil=3794


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  • Status: Active
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

    U.S. Department of Transportation
    East Building, 2nd Floor 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Johnson, Joshua

  • Performing Organizations:

    Electricore, Incorporated

    27943 Smyth Drive, Suite 105
    Valencia, CA  United States  91355
  • Principal Investigators:

    Dudley, Ben

  • Start Date: 20050401
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20111231
  • Source Data: RiP Project 31253

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01494450
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: DTPH56-05-T-0001
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Sep 26 2013 1:01AM