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Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003501
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... include failure mode and effects analysis, failure mode, effect, and criticality analysis, fault tree analysis, and fault hazard analysis. These formalized methodologies use systematic evaluation and sophisticated computer programs to predict failure in complicated designs and can be an invaluable aid...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.usage.c9001584
EISBN: 978-1-62708-236-5
... nitrate solution to backflow into the sparger and remain trapped there. We believe that every ammonium nitrate producer who operates a large neutralizer similar to that at Terra/Port Neal, with titanium nitric acid spargers, should conduct a detailed process hazards analysis of this specific equipment...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006800
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... be catastrophic. These methods include failure mode and effects analysis, failure mode effect and criticality analysis, fault tree analysis, and fault hazard analysis. These formalized methodologies use systematic evaluation and sophisticated computer programs to predict failure in complicated designs and can...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.9781627081801
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006815
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... be considered throughout the design process, not just at the end. Specific guidelines for safety should be addressed during the embodiment design, such as the safety hierarchy ( Ref 8 ). Techniques such as safe-life design, fail-safe design, redundant design, and hazard analysis ( Ref 3 , 7 ) must...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003505
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... processes are effective barriers to “quick and dirty” designs based on intuition (or educated guesses) without adequate analyses. Some Common Procedures Many engineers and designers are familiar with such techniques and procedures as hazard analysis; failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA); failure...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006548
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... appearance transition tempera- ture fcc face-centered cubic FCAW flux cored arc welding FDA Food and Drug Administration FEA finite element analysis FFS fit for service FHA fault hazard analysis Fig. figure FMEA failure modes and effects analysis FMECA failure modes, effects, and criticality analysis FRP...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006832
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... be incorporated into the design. An expert may be asked to explain why a certain decision by the manufacturer was or was not appropriate. He or she may also be asked to explain whether and to what extent the hazard analysis procedure followed by the manufacturer was appropriate. With respect to any hazards...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003502
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
...-life design, fail-safe design, redundant design, and hazard analysis ( Ref 4 , 5 ) must be considered as integral parts of the product development, and not simply as “add-ons” at the end of the project. Safety considerations and hazard analysis in design are discussed further in the articles “Safety...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.auto.c9001514
EISBN: 978-1-62708-218-1
... Abstract A front-wheel drive hatchback automobile was involved in a severe front end impact. Failure analysis of the automobile revealed only a single sound spot weld in each of two 66 cm (26 in.) sections of both upper and lower floor sill flanges. Consequently, upon impact, the floor pan...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.chem.c9001713
EISBN: 978-1-62708-220-4
... factors contributing to the accident were identified by the EPA and OSHA. In an effort to avoid other accidents with these chemicals, below we summarize three of the root causes given in the EPA/OSHA report as contributing to the accident. An inadequate hazards analysis was conducted...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.modes.c0046378
EISBN: 978-1-62708-234-1
.... Analysis supported the conclusions that the leaks were caused by excessive sleeve wear that resulted from the presence of fine, abrasive silt in the river water. The silt, which contained hard particles of silica, could not be filtered out of the inlet water effectively. Hard surfacing Pumps...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001821
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... – 236 10.1016/0304-3894(90)85080-M . 7. Pietersen C.M. : “ Analysis of the LPG Disaster in Mexico City ,” J. Hazard. Mater. , 1988 , 20 , pp. 85 – 107 10.1016/0304-3894(88)87008-0 . 8. Pearson H.S. and Dooman R.G. : Fracture Analysis of Propane Tank Explosion , Case...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006809
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... susceptibility to brittle fracture. A change in process operating conditions increases the possibility of low metal temperatures. The equipment is being refurbished, repurposed, repaired, or altered. A process hazard assessment or hazard and operability analysis indicates the possibility of process...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.conag.c9001139
EISBN: 978-1-62708-221-1
... a safety analysis, including reasonably foreseeable use and misuse of equipment, Be aware of and take full account of applicable codes and standards, Prepare users and maintenance manuals carefully, and in detail, and Warn against hazards as appropriate. Selected References Selected...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003523
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... with the principles for failure analysis of material incidents that are less complex than a large-scale accident. The article provides a brief review of some general concepts on the use of modeling which can be a very powerful tool for information pertaining to the reconstruction of an accident where the model can...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003503
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... consideration of the valve materials would eliminate this failure mode. (At least it would eliminate this cause of the failure mode; there could be other causes.) An analysis of the pilot light would reveal the hazard if it fails (i.e., it is not lit) and the gas is on. This failure mode cannot readily...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001843
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... 840 ­ 868 . 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001097 Visual Examination Introduction Failure Background SEM/EDS Chemical Analysis Discussion XRD Summary Tin Pest and RoHS On 1 July 2006, a new directive, the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS), took effect [ 3...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.rail.c9001138
EISBN: 978-1-62708-231-0
... analysis, etc., Conduct appropriate tests, Conduct a safety analysis, including reasonably foreseeable use and misuse of equipment, Be aware of and take full account of applicable codes and standards, Prepare users and maintenance manuals carefully, and in detail, and Warn against hazards...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006772
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... Abstract Failure analysis is generally defined as the investigation and analysis of parts or structures that have failed or appeared to have failed to perform their intended duty. Methods of field inspection and initial examination are also critical factors for both reconstruction analysts...