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Details of Dr Jim Breakell   


Gender male
Job title Independent Corrosion Control and Materials Consultant
Regions Sea of Azov
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Degree BSc, MSc, PhD, CSci, CEng, MIChemE
Job type Technical Advice & Consulting
Skills/Expertise Marine corrosion and its control; ALWC (accelerated low water corrosion)
Comments The marine corrosion electrochemical treatment "LATreat", which I both designed (Patent GB2356405) and pioneered the first seven years of its development, won the prestigious ACE 2011 "Research, Studies and Consulting" Engineering Excellence Award and also "Innovation Award of the Year" at the 2011 British Expertise International Awards for my old employer Mott MacDonald Ltd. I am also the principal author of CIRIA C634 guidance document on the management of ALWC (accelerated low water corrosion) for which this marine corrosion electrochemical treatment methodology was initially targeted.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr Jim BREAKELL)

Breakell, J E (2006) ?Accelerated Low Water Corrosion? Corrosion Management
Breakell, J E (2006) ?ALWC ? the role of coatings? September issue, World Port Development
Breakell, J E (2006)
Breakell, J E, et al (2005) ?Management of accelerated low water corrosion in steel maritime structures? CIRIA C634, London 2005, ISBN 0-86017-634-7
Breakell, J E (1999) ?ALWC corrosion treatment method and apparatus? Patent Number GB2356405
Corresponding member of Task Group producing ?Guide to Inspection of underwater structures?, The Institution of Structural Engineers, 2001

Created: 2006-11-03 Last Updated: 2015-05-18 by Jim BREAKELL