Maurice Fransen: About the Author
Inspection & Integrity Engineer, Shell Global Solutions International BV

Maurice Fransen

Maurice Fransen has 4 years of experience in the Oil & Gas industry. He is an inspection engineer focusing on the midstream sector and supporting natural gas processing (LNG, GTL) assets. He received a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Applied Physics from the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands. Mr. Fransen also obtained a PhD from the same university in the field of chemical physics, on the topic of water nucleation. He has published and presented several research papers in this field. After obtaining his PhD, Mr. Fransen started as a flow assurance engineer with Shell in 2015.

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November/December 2019 Inspectioneering Journal

This article examines multiple trials that entailed testing robotic systems on different non-magnetic surfaces to identify the feasibility of detecting CUI using robotics in combination with NDE technology.

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