Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

, Volume 54, Issue 9–10, pp 771–778 | Cite as

Comparative Analysis of Corrosion-Resistant Alloys Inconel 718 and ÉP718

  • A. A. Khar’kov
  • A. V. Shakhmatov
  • E. L. Gyulikhandanov
  • E. L. AlekseevaEmail author

Comparative studies of precipitation-hardening corrosion-resistant nickel-base alloys used in the oil and gas industry are conducted. Corrosion-electrochemical properties of ÉP718 and Inconel 718 alloys are studied, and composition and microstructure are analyzed. It is observed that the passivity of these alloys may be affected significantly by the amount and composition of nonmetallic inclusions. It is demonstrated that these alloys may be used as analogs.


corrosion resistance corrosion polarization curves nickel alloys petrochemical industry Inconel 718 ÉP718 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. A. Khar’kov
    • 1
  • A. V. Shakhmatov
    • 1
  • E. L. Gyulikhandanov
    • 1
  • E. L. Alekseeva
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic UniversitySt. PetersburgRussia

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