Instructor's Summary

Mr. Salah Younes

Mr. Salah Younes is a Senior Pipeline & Corrosion Engineer with over 25 years of extensive experience within the Oil, Gas, Refinery and Petrochemical industries. He specializes in the Pipeline Integrity Management, Pipeline Pigging & Assessment, Pipeline Design, Facility Integrity & Assessment, Risk Base Inspection, Process Piping, Tank Farm Piping Network, Pigging, ANSI/ASME B31, Pressure Vessels Design & Fabrication, Protection of Onshore & Offshore Pipeline & Auxiliaries, Cathodic Protection, Offshore Structure & Facilities, Onshore Facilitites & Storage Tanks, Corrosion Management & Monitoring, Pressure Vessels, Inhibitors, Protective Coatings, Water Treatment & Injection, Water Flooding, Chemical Treatment & Injection, Oil & Gas Process and Steel Structure Painting. Further, his expertise includes soil resistivity, platform structures, storage tanks, atmospheric tanks, safety relieves valves, heat exchangers, fire heaters, fireproofing materials, lifting equipment, tubing, casing and gas lifting systems, fabrication yards, coatings & non-metallic materials, external & internal coatings, linear polarization and hot tapping. Currently, he is the Engineering General Manager of Abu Qir Petroleum (QAP).

Earlier in Mr. Salah’s career, he acquired his practical and technical expertise and held key positions as the Engineering Manager, Corrosion Department Manager, Facilities Integrity Manager, Corrosion Specialist, Offshore Engineer, Pipeline Integrity Consultant, Corrosion & Chemical Treatment Head, Coating Engineer, Corrosion Engineer and the Chemical Engineer from international companies like the ADMA-OPCO, ADCO, Qatar Petroleum (QP), RASGAS, MAERSK Oil Qatar, GUPCO, Bureau Veritas and Abu Qir Petroleum.

Mr. Younes has a Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering and a Post Graduate Diploma in Chemical Engineering with the Major in Water Treatment, Wastewater Treatment, Corrosion Engineering and Mixer Design. He is also a Certified BGAS-CSWIP Painting Inspector and a Certified ASNT Level II in Magnetic Particles Testing (MT), Penetrant Testing (PT) and in Radiographic Testing (RT). Further, he is an active member of NACE and the Steel Structure Painting Council (SSPC). He has published various technical papers related to Corrosion Management and Cathodic Protection that have been presented at several international courses and conferences and has delivered numerous trainings and workshops worldwide in the USA, Europe and the Middle East.