Dr. Bill Hedges: About the Author
Independent Consultant,

Dr. Bill Hedges

Bill is an independent consultant with over 35 years experience in integrity management in the oil and gas industry working for international oil companies.  He has led large integrity teams in operational assets as well as central engineering teams.  His specialist area is developing risk-based corrosion management programs and troubleshooting operational integrity problems.  Bill has served on the Board of the NACE Foundation (now AMPP) and is the current President of the Institute of Corrosion (ICorr).  He is a Chartered Engineer (CEng), NACE Corrosion Specialist, NACE Fellow (FNACE), ICorr Fellow and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).  Bill lives in the London area of the UK.

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July/August 2022 Inspectioneering Journal

An investigation was conducted to challenge the paradigm that baseline inspections must be done for all piping and other static mechanical pressure equipment. This article introduces a new approach to baselining practices.

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