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Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001807
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
...Abstract Abstract Rolling contact fatigue is responsible for a large number of industrial equipment failures. It is also one of the main failure modes of components subjected to rolling contact loading such as bearings, cams, and gears. To better understand such failures, an investigation...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006837
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... in the freight railroad industry. The discussion covers failures of axle journals, bearings, wheels, couplers, rails and rail welds, and track equipment. References References 1. “ Union Pacific Railroad New Carman, On-the-Job Training Booklet ,” PB 30040, March 3 , 1997 2. Magee J.H...
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
... fracture. This article provides an overview and discussion of brittle fracture. Additionally, a series of case histories of industry failures are presented along with case study examples demonstrating assessment procedures to mitigate the risk of brittle fracture in process equipment. Introduction Why...
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
..., and reliability of structural components and equipment, it is necessary that the failure analyst be aware of life assessment methodologies in order to address the questions and concerns of the industry he or she serves. Life assessment method advances and changes in technologies for structural components...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006819
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... of metal components, equipment, and structures has long been a serious safety and reliability concern for countless manufacturing, construction, and transportation industries, including automotive, aerospace, marine, power generation, chemical processing, and oil and gas. Furthermore, fatigue failures have...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006817
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... utilities, carried out two pilot applications of RCM in the U.S. nuclear power industry. Their interest arose from a belief that this industry was achieving adequate levels of safety and reliability but was massively overmaintaining its equipment. As a result, their main thrust was simply to reduce...
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
... Institute , 1986 2. “ Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations ,” NFPA 921, National Fire Protection Agency , 2001 3. Accident Prevention Manual for Business and Industry , National Safety Council , 1997 4. “ FARO Focus 3D X 330 HDR Specification Sheet ,” FARO Technologies, Inc...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001813
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
.... 213 – 226 . Rome, Italy ( 1955 ) 3. Damage Mechanisms Affecting Fixed Equipment in the Refining Industry, Recommended Practice API RP-571 , pp. 4.1 – 4.7 . American Petroleum Institute ( 2003 ) 4. Fiorentino R.J. , Hall A.M. , Jackson J. H. : Effect of certain elements...
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
... of boilers, pressure vessels, and piping. The refining and process industry standard developed in conjunction with these two organizations, API 579-1/ASME FFS-1 ( Ref 4 ), provides procedures for performing proper fitness-for-service (FFS) assessments for scrapping, refurbishment, or rerating of equipment...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003504
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... been used since the 1980s in dozens of industries at hundreds of sites around the world. Earlier forms were used by commercial aviation in the United States and in Europe starting in the 1960s. In some ways, the name “RCM” is misleading. Despite the presence of the word “reliability” in its name...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003515
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... power industry, when the inspection interval is linked to other operations such as refueling. There is an obvious motivation to extend the inspection interval. An important objective in the design and operation of structures and equipment is to reduce costs by increasing the maintenance intervals...
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
... of expertise necessary for the investigation. Types of Accident Reconstruction The following are some of the more common types of accident reconstruction: Motor vehicle Aircraft Structural Electrical Industrial Mechanical Construction Fire investigations Numerous...
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
....” For example, for the aerospace industry, an airplane may be designed for 8000 flight hours and analyzed for two lifetimes or 16,000 flight hours. For the power industry, the design life of components is sometimes taken as 40 years. This means that the equipment is expected to perform satisfactorily at its...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.aero.c0090030
EISBN: 978-1-62708-217-4
... of this problem, due to the extremely rare occurrence of HA particles in rotor-grade titanium. The Aerospace Industries Association Rotor Integrity Subcommittee, an industry group composed of commercial gas turbine original equipment manufacturers, has been working on this issue in consort with the FAA...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003567
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
.... , “Corrosion Rate Determination in Industrial Ore Grinding Environments,” Paper 232, Corrosion 88 (Houston), National Association of Corrosion Engineers , 1988 33. Madsen B.W. , A Portable Slurry Wear Test for the Field , Trans. ASME—J. Fluids Eng. , Vol 111 , 1989 , p 324 – 340 34...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006823
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
.... In addition, engineers and managers responsible for maintaining safe, reliable, and cost-effective processing facilities are often faced with corroded equipment that must be assessed to evaluate its serviceability. Since 2007, the oil and gas industry has been using American Petroleum Institute (API) 579-1...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001819
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... analysis fatigue strength stainless steel (duplex wrought stainless steel) 316 (austenitic wrought stainless steel) UNS S31600 Introduction Methodology Results and Discussion Conclusion References References 1. “ Petroleum and natural gas industries—Materials for use in H2S...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001811
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
..., such as lifting lugs or eyes Built-in members that are the items necessary for the operation of lifting equipment, such as shafts, gears, and drums Most of the failures discussed are related to the more common and critical components of lifting equipment used in steel mills and similar industrial...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006830
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
..., such as lifting lugs or eyes Built-in members that are the items necessary for the operation of lifting equipment, such as shafts, gears, and drums Most of the failures discussed are related to the more common and critical components of lifting equipment used in steel mills and similar industrial...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006807
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
.... , Sreeranganathan A. , Carter P. , and Read S. , “ Experience in the Application of the Omega Creep Model in Creep Experiments and Component Analysis ,” Proceedings of the ASME 2014 Symposium on Elevated Temperature Application of Materials for Fossil, Nuclear, and Petrochemical Industries ( Seattle...