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Clariant Oil Services to present at 2013 NACE CORROSION Conference and Exposition

March 7, 2013

- NACE CORROSION is the world’s premier corrosion exposition

HOUSTON, March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Clariant Oil Services today announced that it will exhibit and make two technical presentations at the upcoming 2013 NACE CORROSION Conference and Exposition, March 17-21, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. In addition to its role as a sponsor, exhibitor and presenter, Clariant Oil Services representatives will also chair two technical sessions throughout the five-day conference.

Clariant Oil Services will present on the following topics:

  • “A New Range of Environmentally Acceptable Corrosion Inhibitors for Sweet Service” – Presented by Adedamola Adelusi, KTP Associate – Integrity Group, during the Research in Progress (RIP) Chemical, Structural and Mechanical Effects on Surfaces session on Monday, March 18, from 4:55 pm to 5:20 pm, room S330B
  • A Holistic Approach to Corrosion in Sour Water Injection” – Presented by Tom Swanson, Regional Manager – USA, during the sour corrosion technical session on Tuesday, March 19, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, room S220G

In addition to these presentations, Dr. Nihal Obeyeskere, Global Integrity Manager, Clariant Oil Services, will chair two technical presentations. The first, on deepwater scale and corrosion, will be held on Tuesday, March 19, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm in room S220C. The second, on sour corrosion, will take place on Tuesday, March 19, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm in room S220G. Clariant Oil Services will also exhibit its innovative corrosion solutions, including multi-functional products, from booth #623 in the exhibit hall.

The conference, hosted annually by NACE International, draws more than 6,000 delegates from industry, academia and government to discuss the latest corrosion control technologies and issues. It is the world’s largest corrosion expo.



    Kai Rolker                    Donna Oldham

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    kai.rolker@clariant.com       donna.oldham@clariant.com

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Clariant is an internationally active specialty chemical company, based in Muttenz near Basel. The group owns over 100 companies worldwide and employed 22 149 employees on December 31, 2011. In the financial year 2011, Clariant produced a turnover of CHF 7.4 billion. Clariant is divided into eleven business units: Additives; Catalysis & Energy; Emulsions, Detergents & Intermediates; Functional Materials; Industrial & Consumer Specialties; Leather Services; Masterbatches; Oil & Mining Services; Paper Specialties; Pigments; Textile Chemicals.
Clariant focuses on creating value by investing in future profitable and sustainable growth, which is based on four strategic pillars: Improving profitability, innovation as well as research and development, dynamic growth in emerging markets, and optimizing the portfolio through complementary acquisitions or divestments.


Clariant Oil Services is a leading provider of chemical technologies and services to the oil, pipeline and refinery industries. A global business with headquarters in Houston, Texas, Clariant Oil Services is represented in all major oil and gas locations. From deepwater exploration to refining, Clariant Oil Services provides chemical products and services designed to reduce customer costs, decrease operational risks and improve production efficiency.
Clariant Oil Services operates state-of-the-art R&D and applications laboratories in the United States, Scotland, Germany, Brazil and Indonesia, as well as an environmental testing laboratory in Norway. Clariant Oil Services’ industry experience is supported by a dedicated global technical services network, providing a unique position from which to address and resolve customer challenges anywhere in the world, now and in the future.

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