Peter Martus, PhD: About the Author
Environmental Services Team Manager, AECOM

Peter Martus, PhD

Dr. Martus delivers engineering projects to government and industry. His employment history includes two international Fortune 500 firms. One appointed him to Global Practice Leader for services involving microbial degradation of crude and refined products. He has employed direct and indirect microbial analysis for many projects in European countries, Canada, and the USA. Dr. Martus authored many peer-reviewed journal papers and delivered presentations and workshops at international and regional conferences on these subjects. He earned a PhD focused heavily on petroleum hydrocarbon degradation from the University of Frankfurt, Germany. He earned his Diplom from Universitat Karlsruhe.

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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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