Corrosion for Marine and Offshore Engineers (MEP 11) WS1747K
by Rolands, J.C. And B. Angell
The book describes the mechanism of different types of corrosion, including electrochemical and mechanically assisted corrosion. This is followed by a detailed analysis of metals and alloys, including guidance on where they may be found on board, their vulnerability to corrosion and suitable protection systems. The various protection systems and their application are examined, including painting, cathodic protection, chemical treatments and metal coatings.