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How to Eliminate Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI)

July 26, 2018 | 10:00 - 11:00 am CDT

Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) is a pervasive damage mechanism that affects almost every facility in the world. While many leaks and failures have been attributed to this damage mechanism, current CUI inspection programs do not provide a holistic approach. This webinar will detail a strategy to help facility owners minimize CUI failures and increase operational efficiency.

ABS Group will provide a high-level review of the steps required to effectively organize and execute a CUI implementation program. Our experienced asset integrity engineers and corrosion specialists are well-versed in CUI program applications and program auditing.

What We Cover:

We will cover the major steps to include when setting up a CUI program, including the following topics:

  • COF Analysis
  • POF Analysis
  • Failure History
  • Prioritization of Assets
  • CUI Prevention Techniques
  • Inspection Strategies
  • Sample CUI Inspection Plan

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Waseem Ansari, P.E.

Waseem Ansari, P.E., has worked in a variety of roles, including Asset Integrity Consultant, NDE Engineer and Asset Integrity Manager. In the past 10 years, Ansari has performed risk based inspection (RBI) assessments, pressure vessel redesign calculations, fitness for service assessments and mechanical integrity assessments. He has extensive experience in RBI applications, CUI theory, practical applications, optimized inspection planning and how to avoid common pitfalls during inspections.

Russ Mokrouz

Russ Mokrouz, is the Director of Operations at GenesisSolutions, An ABS Group Company. Russ is experienced in Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) software implementations, Information Technology (IT) project management, Quality Management, and Organizational Leadership. Russ has 15 years of demonstrated all-around computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) implementation project expertise from project planning, business process reviews, system configuration, technical documentation, and validation, to user acceptance, training, and post-implementation support. Russ has proven expertise in Calibration business processes, design, and integration and is competent in Pharmaceuticals, Transmission and Distribution business processes, design, and CMMS integration with numerous EAM/ERP computerized systems.

About ABS Group

ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (, through its operating subsidiaries, provides technical advisory and certification services to support the safety and reliability of high-performance assets and operations in the oil, gas and chemical, power generation, marine, offshore and government sectors, among others. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ABS Group operates with more than 1,000 professionals globally. ABS Group is a subsidiary of ABS (, a leading marine and offshore classification society.

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