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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.c9001766
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
... utilized to stabilize one of the poles failed, resulting in loss of the pole and associated overhead power line. Failure of the mooring anchor ultimately resulted in a single vehicle incident with non-fatal injuries to the driver of a tractor semi-trailer. On-site investigations were conducted by numerous...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001045
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
... and Prevention , Vol 11 , ASM Handbook , ASM International , 2002 , p 761 – 795 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003548 Several brass alloy 270 heat exchanger tubes began to leak after approximately 5.5 years of operation in a 2500 MW hydroelectric power plant. Applications Circumstances Leading...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v02.c9001385
EISBN: 978-1-62708-215-0
... submerged by flooding when the house was under construction. Incident 3 The homeowners noted flickering and dimming of lights occurring at random for approximately one week. Then, electrical power was lost to approximately half of the circuits in the home. The electric utility company investigated...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006824
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... frequently, such as one operating in an electrical utility providing power in peak demand periods, may have turbine components that are life limited by thermal-mechanical fatigue. Those same components operating in a base load application, such as a pipeline compressor station, may have different life...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 3
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v03.c9001827
EISBN: 978-1-62708-241-9
..., and Tubing , Failure Analysis and Prevention , Vol 11 , ASM Handbook , Becker W.T. and Shipley R.J. , Ed., ASM International , 2002 , p 289 – 311 . 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003517 The gas turbine is a versatile source of shaft or propulsion power in a growing number of applications...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001079
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
... overboring of the rotor to remove indications close to the surface and revision of starting procedures, were implemented to extend the remaining life of the rotor and ensure its fitness for continued service. Cleavage Electric power generation Forgings Nonmetallic inclusions Cr-Mo-V Metalworking...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.power.c0090277
EISBN: 978-1-62708-229-7
...Abstract Abstract A rupture of a thirty-year-old U-tube on a steam generator for a closed-cycle pressurized-water nuclear power plant occurred, resulting in limited release of reactor water. A typical tube bundle can be over 9 m (30 ft) tall and 3 m (10 ft) in diam with over 3,000 22-mm (7/8...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.homegoods.c9001677
EISBN: 978-1-62708-222-8
...Abstract Abstract A spoon that was twisted and broken by a person claiming to possess parapsychic powers was submitted for failure analysis. Exemplar tests were conducted on material taken from the bowl region of the same spoon. In addition, tests on other unbroken samples of spoons were...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.auto.c9001732
EISBN: 978-1-62708-218-1
...Abstract Abstract Statistical techniques provide the design engineer with a powerful tool for the analysis of failure data. By means of an actual case study, steps required to design a test yielding statistically meaningful data and procedures used in graphical analysis of results are presented...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v02.c9001279
EISBN: 978-1-62708-215-0
...Abstract Abstract Tube 3 from a utility boiler in service for 13 years under operating conditions of 540 deg C (1005 deg F), 13.7 MPa (1990 psi) and 1,189,320 kg/h (2,662,000 lb/h) incurred a longitudinal rupture near its 90 deg bend while Tube 4 from the same boiler exhibited deformation near...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003568
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
.... , Computational Study of Solid Particle Erosion for a Single Tube in Cross Flow , Wear , Vol 240 , 2000 , p 95 – 99 4. Lee B.E. , Fletcher C.A.J. , and Behnia M. , Computational Prediction of Tube Erosion in Coal Fired Power Utility Boilers , J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power (Trans. ASME...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006795
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... for a Single Tube in Cross Flow , Wear , Vol 240 , 2000 , p 95 – 99 10.1016/S0043-1648(00)00342-2 4. Lee B.-E. , Fletcher C.A.J. , and Behnia M. , Computational Prediction of Tube Erosion in Coal Fired Power Utility Boilers , J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power (Trans. ASME) , Vol 121...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.usage.c9001508
EISBN: 978-1-62708-236-5
...-P-408 gas turbine (turbojet) engines, involves the rework and/or replacement of many components including the fuel nozzle heat shields. These heat shields, which are fabricated by press forming from annealed type 321 corrosion resistant steel (CRES) sheet, are utilized to keep hot combustion gases...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.marine.c9001657
EISBN: 978-1-62708-227-3
...Abstract Abstract The circumstances surrounding the in-service failure of a cast Ni-base superalloy (Alloy 713LC) second stage turbine blade and a cast and coated Co-base superalloy (MAR-M302) first stage air-cooled vane in two turbine engines used for marine application are described...
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
... catastrophic failures and to maintain safe and reliable functioning of equipment. Catastrophic failures of structural components occur rather infrequently, but when they do, they take a heavy toll on human lives in addition to the cost of repairs, replacement power, and litigation costs. In 1982, the National...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1992
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v01.c9001027
EISBN: 978-1-62708-214-3
... holes was recommended, along with nondestructive inspection of the region at intervals determined by fractographic analysis of the fatigue crack growth. Bolted joints Drives Helicopters Military planes Shafts (power) 4340 UNS G43400 Corrosion fatigue Background Visual Examination...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003517
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
...Abstract Abstract This article focuses on the life assessment methods for elevated-temperature failure mechanisms and metallurgical instabilities that reduce life or cause loss of function or operating time of high-temperature components, namely, gas turbine blade, and power plant piping...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006787
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... of Water and Other Impurities , Heat. Recov. Syst. , Vol 10 , 1990 , p 567 – 572 10.1016/0890-4332(90)90207-Z 84. Gomez-Vidal J.C. , Corrosion Resistance of MCrAl X Coatings in a Molten Chloride for Thermal Storage in Concentrating Solar Power Applications , npj Mater. Degrad. , Vol 1...
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
.... , Additional Considerations When Applying the “Safety Engineering Hierarchy” in Industrial Work Settings , Proceedings 13th Annual International Conference on Industrial Engineering: Theory, Applications and Practice ( Las Vegas, NV ), 2008 7. Sanders M.S. and McCormick E.J. , Human...
Series: ASM Failure Analysis Case Histories
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.fach.v02.c9001368
EISBN: 978-1-62708-215-0
... Hydroelectric generators Shafts (power) Turbines 4140 UNS G41400 Fatigue fracture Background Visual Examination of General Physical Features Testing Procedure and Results Conclusion Selected References Selected References • Wulpi D.J. , Failures of Shafts , Failure Analysis...