Materials & Corrosion Expertise for Pipelines and Process Piping

A person inspects a large oil pipeline before installation. Exponent materials engineers help improve the safety & performance of pipelines.

Assess and mitigate component and network risk

Exponent's unique, multidisciplinary approach provides objective insights for pipeline failure analysis and risk assessments.

How does Exponent's multidisciplinary approach provide accurate answers for pipeline and process piping challenges?

Exponent works with Fortune 500 manufacturing and petrochemical companies, utilities, pipeline companies, insurers, and capital project lending organizations to provide pipeline engineering and process piping expertise, as well as assist clients with the development and implementation of integrity and risk management programs.

Exponent's teams work to minimize pipeline and piping failures; conduct integrity and pipeline risk assessments to quantify and minimize health, safety, and environmental risks; and define cost-effective methods to reduce these risks.

We also help businesses minimize interruption and bottom-line financial losses due to accidents and system failure.

Exponent Has Worked On
Pipeline Failures
Pipe Sizes

How does our data-driven approach benefit stakeholders within the energy sector?

Exponent delivers technical expertise combined with rigorous material testing and analysis and provides support for the design, layout, and construction of pipelines and piping systems. Additionally, we assist with integrity management programs and integrity challenges in long-distance oil and gas transmission pipeline systems.

How can our management program reviews help decrease waste, improve output, and improve overall quality and safety? 

Our change management services can help you improve business unit performance and productivity through the application of proven organization and process assessment, development, and implementation techniques.

We have extensive experience developing and implementing quality management systems across many industries — including oil and gas, chemicals, and utilities — and we have successfully developed quality programs in compliance with various industry standards and regulations.

Exponent has worked closely with clients to respond rapidly to corrective action requests issued by regulatory agencies, including the U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration.

Our Capabilities Are Unparalleled

With expertise in over 90 disciplines and hundreds of capabilities, tools, and methodologies — we get to the root of even the most complex challenges and give you the objective answers you need.


Our global and comprehensive expertise across industries gives us a deep understanding of current challenges, best industry practices, and the implications of emerging technologies.