Alex Tatarov: About the Author
Principal Engineer, Acuren

Alex Tatarov

As a former university professor of physics, Alex has a solid background in materials and physics which assures successful solving of various technical problems. His area of expertise includes Failure Analysis, X-ray Diffraction, Mechanical Testing, Corrosion Testing and Evaluation, Fracture Mechanics, Finite Element Analysis, Fitness-for-Service Assessment, and Expert Witnessing for litigation. Alex has over 30 years of experience in failure analysis of oilfield equipment.

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May/June 2023 Inspectioneering Journal

This article describes a storage tank built in a permafrost area and how FFS and FEA were used to address the challenges of foundation instability.

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