Utilizing Decouplers to Address AC Interference
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This presentation review basics of AC interference mitigation and discuss the options available for proper decoupling the pipeline from the grounding systems.
What you’ll learn/Timeline
Attendees will learn how to choose the correct decoupler for their application and some review of how to size the decoupler. The various accessories that make mounting and accessing the decouplers more user friendly will be presented. In addition, the causes, factors and mitigation methods to control AC interference will be reviewed. Presentation Time = Approximately 45 mins.
- March 24, 2021, 10:00 am - 11:00 am CDT
- Free Event
Meet The Speakers
Phil Eggen Senior Business Development Leader
Phil has over 20 years of pipeline engineering experience, with the last 15 in integrity management and corrosion engineering. His experience was initiated at Nicor Gas as a Corrosion Manager overseeing 24,000 miles of steel pipe and then continued with EN Engineering where he managed the Corrosion Engineering Team for 6 years. Phil is now at Dairyland Electrical Industries where he is helping customers solve AC mitigation and station decoupling issues. Phil has been active in NACE for over 10 years through the local section and through the NACE National Meetings. He has also served on the American Gas Association (AGA) corrosion committee. Phil is a registered Professional Engineer in Illinois and holds a NACE CP2-Cathodic Protection Technician certificate. Phil is an avid outdoorsman where he enjoys duck hunting, deer hunting, bicycle riding, and golf. Phil volunteers with his church, the Boy Scouts and Ducks Unlimited Read Bio.