Corrosion Monitoring Tool targets downhole environments.

Press Release Summary:

Constructed of corrosion-resistant 17-4 PH SS, DCMS(TM) uses Corrosometer® electrical resistance corrosion probe element to determine rate of metal loss within downhole tubing. Tubular electronic instrument automatically reads and records corrosion probe at regular user-defined intervals. Upon retrieval of Downhole tool, corrosion rate history is downloaded to PC via Corrdata® II Software. Designed to withstand temperatures to 302°F and pressures to 10,000 psi, unit offers 90-day battery life.

Original Press Release:

Newly Re-designed Downhole Corrosion Monitoring Tool

SUBJECT: Newly Re-designed Downhole Corrosion Monitoring Tool Delivers Corrosion Rate Data and Temperature Data from the Harsh Conditions of Downhole Environments.

Rohrback Cosasco launched a newly re-designed DCMS(TM) Downhole Corrosion Monitoring System for downhole well corrosion management. The Downhole tool is a tubular electronic instrument that uses a Corrosometer® electrical resistance corrosion probe element to determine the rate of metal loss within the downhole tubing. The Downhole corrosion monitoring tool automatically reads and records the corrosion probe at regular user defined intervals. Upon retrieval of the Downhole tool the corrosion rate history is downloaded to a PC using Corrdata® II Software.

With the DCMS tool body made of highly corrosion resistant 17-4 PH stainless steel, it is designed to with stand temperatures up to 302°F (150°C) and pressures up to 10,000 psi. The DCMS Tool has a battery life of 90 days with measurement settings at 2 hour intervals. This time span allows for more than a sufficient amount of downhole corrosion rate data and testing period to evaluate the effectiveness of downhole corrosion inhibitor treatments of downhole tubing.

Corrosion inhibitors are a cost effective means of controlling corrosion in the downhole tubing of existing wells when properly tested and monitored. The Downhole corrosion measurement tool is the only tool that provides corrosion rate data from within hostile downhole environments and is used to test the efficacy of downhole corrosion inhibitor treatments.

The DCMS Downhole Tool is available for purchase and rental. For more information and specifications on the DCMS(TM) Downhole Corrosion Monitoring Tool for well corrosion management visit

About Rohrback Cosasco

Rohrback Cosasco specializes in a complete range of Industrial Corrosion Control Management & Monitoring Solutions. Corrosion equipment is used for a range of internal corrosion monitoring, atmospheric monitoring, remote monitoring, downhole corrosion monitoring, rouge monitoring, erosion monitoring, and scale in water monitoring. Rohrback Cosasco is the known globally as the OEM for the following product brands Microcor®, Cosasco®, Corrosometer®, Corrater®, Corrdata® and Ultracorr®.

Additional corrosion Services include asset preservation consultancy, remote monitoring and data collection, field services inspection, maintenance and training.

These corrosion control products & services commonly used in oil and gas, petrochemical, water treatment, chemical, pulp and paper, and pharmaceutical industries. The company is ISO 9001: 2008 certified; the products conform to CE and ATEX standards.

For more information, please contact Rohrback Cosasco at, tel: +1(562) 949-0123 ext 213, or email Kathleen Rosario

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