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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006462
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... and fracture mechanics in the damage tolerant approach. It concludes with information on pressure vessel applications that can be separated into three protocols used by military nuclear power, commercial nuclear power, and non-nuclear pressure vessels and/or fired boilers. nondestructive testing...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005711
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... Abstract Nuclear power plants benefit from thermal spray coatings for corrosion and erosion minimization and dimensional restoration of worn parts. This article provides a detailed discussion on the advantages of thermal spray coatings, fission reactor component coatings, and coatings...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004100
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... in laboratories and high-technology manufacturing processes. Service water systems are auxiliary water systems typically using “raw” or untreated water for cooling in fossil-fuel and nuclear power plants. The primary corrosion challenges are related to the chemistry of the “raw” water, stagnant conditions, flow...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004102
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... Abstract This article describes the corrosion mechanisms, challenges, and control methods in service water distribution systems. It provides a discussion on typical designs and water qualities for distribution systems used in fossil-fueled and nuclear power plants. The article also explains...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006010
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... required that nuclear power facilities, coating manufacturers, contractors, consultants, and vendors establish quality programs meeting 10 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 50, Part B, “Quality Assurance Criteria for Nuclear Power Plants and Fuel Reprocessing Plants.” When the coatings inspection...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 18
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 December 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v18.a0006400
EISBN: 978-1-62708-192-4
... of maintenance philosophies. The article concludes with a discussion on various condition monitoring in industrial sectors, including condition-monitoring techniques in nuclear power plants, road condition monitoring, and condition monitoring in wind turbines. acoustic emission testing condition...
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
... evident. As an example, consider the differences in the approaches adopted in aircraft and nuclear power applications. The military aviation industry has a well-developed damage tolerant philosophy using the so-called slow crack growth procedure for monolithic structures, as discussed. However...
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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004221
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... Distribution and Building Systems” in this Volume. Piping in a nuclear power plant steam generator unit made of alloy 600 nickel (UNS N06600) was subject to intergranular attack and stress-corrosion cracking at a support location ( Fig. 39 ). Fig. 39 An example of severe intergranular attack...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003707
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... trillion GWh, at a cost to consumers of $218 billion. Electrical generation plants can be divided into seven generic types: fossil fuel, nuclear, hydroelectric, cogeneration, geothermal, solar, and wind. The majority of electric power in the United States is generated by fossil fuel and nuclear supply...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... for Inservice Inspection of Nuclear Power Plant Components 11 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section V: Nondestructive Examination 12 ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III: Subsection NB Class 1 Components – Rules for Construction of Nuclear Facility Components 13 API 1104...
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
... their enhanced version of reliability-centered maintenance “RCM2.” In the 1990s, RCM began to be implemented in U.S. industries outside the military and nuclear power. In response, processes emerged that were called RCM by their proponents but that often bore little or no resemblance to the original...
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
... and task intervals, and incorporated quantitative risk criteria directly into the setting of failure-finding task intervals. They call their enhanced version of reliability-centered maintenance “RCM2.” In the 1990s, RCM began to be implemented in U.S. industries outside the military and nuclear power...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004124
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... Abstract High-temperature exposure of materials occurs in many applications such as power plants (coal, oil, natural gas, and nuclear), land-based gas turbine and diesel engines, gas turbine engines for aircraft, marine gas turbine engines for shipboard use, waste incineration, high-temperature...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001080
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
.... A critical application is in the main condensers of nuclear power plants, which must remain leak-free ( Ref 10 ). Titanium-clad steel produced by roll cladding also is used for condenser and heat-exchanger tubesheets ( Ref 10 ). Two relatively new uses for titanium alloys are in flue gas desulfurization...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24A.a0006962
EISBN: 978-1-62708-439-0
... channels have been used in AM attacks, each with unique instrumentation requirements and circumstances under which attacks can be conducted: acoustic, magnetic, power, kinetic, and visual. For example, acoustic attacks can be conducted by a visitor with temporary proximity to a 3D printer ( Ref 12 , 13...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003350
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
.... Defense spending during the Cold War ensured sufficient resources for research and development of new, high-technology materials, and a market for their application. The significant number of new military aircraft, and the large numbers of systems ordered, provided an ideal environment for the development...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.9781627081849
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004225
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... (rubber) HR l Electric Power Research Institute nickel L stress-corrosion cracking ER10 equation (also used to label HSE Rockwell hardness (requires scale lb stress-concentration factor LCF threshold stress-intensity factor ESC inequalities and reactions) HTHC designation, such as HRC for LLNL kilogram...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005627
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
... lasers are being developed with ever-increasing powers. Disc lasers are now commercially available with powers up to 16 kW (21 hp), and fiber lasers are available with powers up to 50 kW (67 hp) for military and commercial applications, with 200 kW (270 hp) powers planned for the near future ( Ref 22...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003151
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... version of alloy Nb-1Zr containing 0.1% C (PWC-11 in Table 1 ) has been used for containment of liquid alkali metals in space nuclear power systems. Alloys C-129Y (Nb-10W-10Hf-0.1Y), FS-85 (Nb-28Ta-11W-0.8Zr), and Cb-752 (Nb-10W-2.5Zr) have shown higher elevated-temperature tensile and creep...