Loganatha Pandian: About the Author
Mechanical Engineer, Meridium, Inc.
Loganatha Pandian is a Mechanical Engineer at Meridium with around 12 years of experience in the field of corrosion, inspection and integrity management. He also holds a Master’s in Business Administration (Finance) and is certified in various American Petroleum Institute Standards including API 580 (Risk Based Inspection), API 571 (Damage Mechanisms Affecting Fixed Equipment in the Refining and Petrochemical Industries), API 510 (Pressure Vessel Inspection Code) and API 570 (Piping Inspection Code). He is an active member of SMRP (Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals). Currently working as a Mechanical Integrity Consultant with Meridium Inc., he assists clients in setting the vision, direction and strategies for an effective mechanical integrity program.
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November/December 2016 Inspectioneering Journal
By Loganatha Pandian at Meridium, Inc.
This article summarizes seven key questions that an organization needs to answer to create a robust mechanical integrity program that is properly designed to monitor corrosion and indicate when issues increase to a level requiring review or maintenance.