Andre is a member within the Euro-MIC COST framework. This project is funded by the European Union and enables scientists to bridge knowledge and capabilities across countries and disciplines.

Summary of the experiences and competences of Andre

Andre Abilio: Engineer in Training (EIT) by the Association of Professional Engineers of Alberta (APEGA) with 4 years of experience with data management of microbiologically influenced corrosion (MIC) in the oil and gas sector. MSc in MIC by the University of Alberta (UofA, Canada), BSc in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering by the State University of Northern Rio de Janeiro (UENF, Brazil) and the University of New South Wales (UNSW, Australia), and Technology Diploma in Mechanical Engineering by the Federal Institute of Science, Education and Technology of Northern Rio de Janeiro (IFF, Brazil). Mr. Abilio is the Co-Chair of Working Group 3 (WG3) on the ‘development of innovative monitoring technologies’, and a member of AMPP/NACE standard comitte 22 (SC 22) on Biodeterioration.

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With knowledge over the different layers of evidence required to diagnostically assess MIC and the challenges related to gathering such pieces of evidence, Mr. Abilio is able to provide inputs on which parameters might be used as potential data, and how to integrate pieces of data, in order to acquire reliable and diagnostic assessments.

Contact details


Avenida 15 de Novembro, 309

Campos dos Goytacazes



Further details

Andre Abilio, MSc, EIT | LinkedIn




MSc in Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion 

University of Alberta (Canada)

BSc in Materials and Metallurgical Engineering

UENF (Brazil) | UNSW (Australia)

Technology Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

IFF Fluminense (Brazil)



Engineering Research Assistant, Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion (MIC)

Jul 2018 – Sep 2022

University of Alberta and Alberta Energy Regulator – Edmonton AB, Canada


Operations and Maintenance Engineer Co-op

Aug 2016 – Jul 2017

Halliburton – Macae RJ, Brazil




Association of Professional Engineers of Alberta (APEGA)                                                                      2022 – Present

NACE/AMPP Standard Committee Member on Biodeterioration                                                           2021 – Present

European MIC Network (Euro-MIC, COST CA20130)                                                                               2020 – Present



NACE/AMPP Outstanding Student 2021 Award

NACE/AMPP Student Leadership Excellence 2021 Award

Alberta Innovates Graduate Student 2020 Award



DNV RP G101 – Risk Based Inspection (RBI) – Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion Appendix (2021)

Gap Analysis of MIC Failure Investigation Methods in Alberta’s Oil and Gas Sector (2021)

Expert Systems on Failure Analysis of Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion in Upstream Oil and Gas (In Progress)