Reader reviews

101 Rules of Thumb for Integrity Engineers

The age of ignorance is over. A new book for the Integrity Engineer who wants to be at the Olympian end of the achievement spectrum. I found ‘101 Rules of Thumb’ an absolute gold mine; the Plant Inspector’s bible and Integrity Engineer’s ready reckoner

L.M

Fabric maintenance lead, Aberdeen. Sept 2022

Cliff has concisely managed to put into words concepts which, until now, have felt more like hazy suspicions about what it is to be an Integrity Engineer. A reference not only in times when I need technical back-up, but also when I need confidence boost heading into a difficult discussion.

K.A

Integrity Engineer: Pressure systems, Glasgow. Sept 2022

A well-put-together, practical and common-sense guide on a wide variety of common (and not so common) integrity issues

J.R

Freelance plant inspector, Essex. Sept 2022

Rule 96 about thinning of shop fabricated tanks was especially valuable, saving a whole lot of time and effort for my client in assessing a corroded tank without resorting to expensive FFS analyses

P.R

Freelance plant inspector, Essex. Sept 2022

A fantastic book of reminders and ‘keep it real’ prompts, thank you Cliff

L.K

QC Inspector, Australia. Sept 2022

Perfect for someone like myself who is trying to become a more knowledgeable and well-rounded Engineer

G.M

Engineer Surveyor, UK. Sept 2022

Excellent read for ALL Inspection and Integrity engineers. Although I suspect some think they are the same thing. They are not!

J.D

Aberdeen. 2022

Skilfully crafted together from shop and field experience, for the engineer who wants to reach the top in his/her field. Definitely one for the aspiring engineer desirous of the ‘Chartered Engineer’ route.

L.M

Fabric maintenance lead, Aberdeen. Sept 2022

I glowingly recommend to read ‘101 Rules of Thumb for Integrity Engineers’ for all your Integrity Assessment team.

Dr J.G

Czech Republic Sept 2022

It’s an excellent read

P.N

Wales. Sept 2022

It’s different…you’ll like it

D.D

Inetrigity Engineer, Netherlands. Sept 2022

Matthews Integrity Publishing
Matthews Integrity Publishing
Matthews Integrity Publishing
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Matthews Integrity Publishing

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Publisher: Matthews Engineering Training Ltd/Wilkinson Coutts Ltd

ISBN: 978-1-7398630-1-2. 310 pages hardback. Wt 700g: 249 x 152 30mm