Rick Eckert: About the Author
Senior Principal Engineer - Corrosion Management & Materials Advisory Services, DNV GL - North America Oil & Gas

Rick Eckert

Richard Eckert has over 33 years of experience with oil and gas industry corrosion/failure investigations, internal corrosion assessment and management, materials selection, forensic corrosion engineering, and regulatory compliance. Mr. Eckert has specific expertise in the area of microbiologically influenced corrosion (MIC) and has authored numerous publications, research reports, and two books in this field.  Mr. Eckert is a NACE certified Internal Corrosion Specialist, and currently serves on the NACE Board as Director of the Publications Activities Committee, along with serving as Chair of several technical committees. 

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