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Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.bldgs.c9001528
EISBN: 978-1-62708-219-8
... safety until replacement. This tank, another like it, and two heaters are part of a 60,000 liter (16,000 gallon) direct-contact hot water system that has been in service for five years. The approximately 4 m (13.5 ft) high, 2.5 m (8 ft) diameter tanks are fabricated from 3.18 mm (0.125 inch) thick...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001832
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... of the tanks is equipped with a purge ventilation system designed to continuously remove hydrogen gas and organic vapors from the waste tanks while preventing the release of radionuclides to the atmosphere. The flow path for the purge ventilation system of a HLW tank is shown in Fig. 2 . Fig. 1 Side...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003549
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... of S. Paul, CorrTech, Inc. The extent of deterioration and factors contributing to it need to be defined by inspection of pipe barrel interiors, manholes and risers, flow splitting chambers, sludge tanks, clarifiers, and tunnels associated with wastewater treatment systems. The purpose...
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
... storage yard in Truth or Consequences, N.M., and impacted the pumping and plumbing system beneath a large propane storage tank. The vapor-phase excess flow valve (EFV) fractured in the threads below the valve portion, leaving the actual valve in place and functioning. The liquid-phase EFV, however, tore...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v02.c9001314
EISBN: 978-1-62708-215-0
... temperature indicated. The vaporizer is a common component in a continuous flow heat exchanger system. It was designed as a horizontal axis helical coil system enclosed in a sealed tank which was internally gas fired. Fluid entered the vaporizer through 32 coils of nominal 6-inch diameter schedule 80...
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Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003548
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... reaction is referred to as couple action, and the electrically coupled system is known as a galvanic cell. The couple consists of an anode (which liberates electrons and corrodes typically by metal dissolution and/or metal oxide formation) and a cathode (which gains electrons and typically liberates...
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
... The functional relationships between the different system components are shown in a functional block diagram. Figure 3 shows a functional model for the hot water heater. The heater system, water tank, and overpressure protection form the basic system for producing the hot water; the temperature and pressure...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003512
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... Ship hits iceberg and watertight compartments rupture. Improvement in steel grades Safety procedures established for lifeboats Warning systems established for icebergs Molasses Tank Failures ( Ref 5 ) 1919, 1973 Brittle fracture of the tank as a result of poor ductility and higher loads Design...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006814
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... transformer, similar to the one associated with the case study. The oil-filled fins are part of the cooling system for the unit. Fig. 24 One end of the manifold is bolted to the four-cycle engine. The turbocharger is attached to the other end. Fig. 25 An L-shaped bracket was bolted...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006802
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... compartments rupture. Improvement in steel grades Safety procedures established for lifeboats Warning systems established for icebergs Molasses tank failures ( Ref 5 ) 1919, 1973 Brittle fracture of the tank as a result of poor ductility and higher loads Design codes for storage tanks developed...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006782
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... water systems to treat for MIC. Stirring a tank of fluid could be all that is required to avoid pitting corrosion. Following the analysis of corrosion failures, corrective actions are recommended to prevent or delay the recurrence of failures. Approaches to corrective and preventive actions include...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.design.c9001578
EISBN: 978-1-62708-233-4
.... It was discovered that most of the time the pump was operating at its shutoff head. The system was examined based on this observation. The pump in question pumped water from a tank located in the basement to another tank that was seven stories above ground level. The tank on the upper floor had a level switch...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006812
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
..., Repair, and Alteration API 570—Piping Inspection Code API RP 572—Inspection of Pressure Vessels API RP 574—Inspection Practices for Piping System Components API RP 575—Inspection of Atmospheric and Low-Pressure Storage Tanks API RP 576—Inspection of Pressure-Relieving Devices ASME PCC-2...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.marine.c9001720
EISBN: 978-1-62708-227-3
... available. These samples will be important to confirm findings to this time and determine the remaining thickness of the hull plate and, indirectly, the integrity of the fuel oil tanks. Fuel tanks Hulls (structures) Metallography Plate metal Warships Carbon steel plate Mixed-mode fracture...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006804
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
..., and other cooling effects. Other complications to fire and heat event assessment are spot fires and secondary pipe ruptures or tank collapses that create additional hot areas away from the initiating event. An experienced engineer or team of engineers involved in the explosion analysis can determine what...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006785
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... and residential plumbing systems, SCC can occur in brass plumbing components that are used in a hard temper condition or that have residual stresses from final finishing, such as rolled threads. Stainless steel clamps used in residential cross-linked polyethylene (PEX) plumbing systems exhibit SCC when moisture...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001818
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... arise from obscure combinations of circumstances. Intermittent operation can also affect the life of pressure vessels. Long periods of inactivity greatly enhance the probability of internal or external corrosion. During long shutdown periods, the recommended practice is to fill the system with inert...
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
... of design parameters (e.g., dimensions, tolerances, materials properties, etc.) to achieve a final layout for a product, assembly, or system Fig. 3 Stages and steps in the iterative process of design. Source: Ref 1 As shown in Fig. 3 , iteration is a key feature for any step in the design...
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
... properties, etc.) to achieve a final layout for a product, assembly, or system Fig. 3 Stages and steps in the iterative process of design. Source: Ref 1 As shown in Fig. 3 , iteration is a key feature for any step in the design process. In fact, engineering design can be thought...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006783
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... of cathodic protection for long-term corrosion prevention for structural steels, underground pipelines, oil and gasoline tanks, offshore drilling rigs, well-head structures, steel piling, piers, bulkheads, offshore pipelines, gathering systems, drilling barges, and other underground and underwater structures...