Tank container operators: pitting damage in tank containers

Our latest webinar on tank containers was on Thursday 25 May 2023 at 9am (BST +1) with (ITCO), where we turned our attention to pitting damages, the causes and non destructive testing. 

Moderator Mike Yarwood, Managing Director Loss Prevention for TT Club and guest speakers Andrew Waller, Technical Lead for Electromagnetic Testing at Brookes Bell, Martin Levitt, Technical Director Global Business Unit at Den Hartogh Logistics and Mike Himbury, R & D Director at CIMC considered:

  • Properties of stainless steel 
  • The problem of pitting for asset owners
  • Pitting corrosion, cause and propagation failure
  • Inspection and repair
  • Mitigating strategies  
  • Advanced NDT solutions; Eddy current arrays

Mike Yarwood

TT Club