Bill Schaal: About the Author
Senior Project Manager, Weston Solutions

Bill Schaal

Mr. Schaal delivers engineering projects to government and industry. His oil and gas experience includes pipeline and tank inspection, design, construction, and repair; refinery and water process design and O&M; and natural gas distribution system design and construction. He has published and/or presented over 50 papers. He received the President’s Technical Award from one employer, title of Senior Technical Associate from two previous Fortune 500 employers, and Pinnacle Achievement Award from a fourth. He conducted mid-career academic research in fluid flow/heat transfer at the University of Stuttgart, Germany. His MS from New Mexico State University focused on low-temperature aqueous geochemistry.

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January/February 2023 Inspectioneering Journal

This article concludes the series on microbial-induced corrosion by demonstrating the importance of microbe mitigation through two case studies.

September/October 2022 Inspectioneering Journal

Worldwide, microbial-induced corrosion and biofouling are a challenge to the oil and gas industry. Part 1 of this series reviews simple methods for identifying post-construction MIC damage, biofouling, and mitigation and the microbes that cause it.

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