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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 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 and tubing. The...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004133
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
...) and ultrasupercritical (USC) power plants. These components include high-pressure steam piping and headers, superheater and reheater tubing, water wall tubing in the boiler, high-and intermediate-pressure rotors, rotating blades, and bolts in the turbine section. The article reviews the boiler alloys...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 8
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v08.a0003328
EISBN: 978-1-62708-176-4
... of commercial nuclear power plants initiated the need for additional tools to assess the reliability and the failure behavior of pressurized vessels and pipes under different loading and environmental conditions. The results of these efforts have been transferred to other relevant industrial branches...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004223
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... carbon steel piping due to flow-accelerated corrosion in the two plants. As indicated in Table 1 , the major corrosion-related problems addressed by the reactor operators and owners, the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), and the nuclear steam system suppliers include the IGSCC of welded...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004152
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
.... Flow-Accelerated Corrosion in Power Plants , Technical Report 106611-R1, Electric Power Research Institute , 1998 71. Jonas O. , Alert: Erosion-Corrosion of Feedwater and Wet Steam Piping , Power , Feb 1996 72. CHECWORKS: Flow Accelerated Corrosion Application , Version 1.0G...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006007
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... Coating Systems” • CSA Z245.20/21 Series 10: “Plant-Applied External Coatings for Steel Pipe” • ISO 21809-1:2011: “Petroleum and Natural Gas Industries—External Coatings for Buried or Submerged Pipelines Used in Pipeline Transportation Systems—Part 1: Polyolefin Coatings (3-Layer PE and 3...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... piping Buried (exterior) Steel SSPC-SP 10 Epoxy Epoxy, flexible polyurethane Epoxy, flexible polyurethane Can be two-coat self-priming Sewer collection piping Buried (exterior) Steel SSPC-SP 3; power tool cleaning N/A See notes See notes Tape coating in accordance with AWWA C214 Sewer...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006040
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... flexible polyurethanes N/A See AWWA C222; typically two-coat systems but can be three-coat systems Raw water piping Exterior of pipe Steel (buried) Power tool clean to SSPC-SP 2 (a) (a) (a) Tape coatings per AWWA C214, C217, C215, C209, C216 Raw water piping Interior Steel (buried...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006035
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
.... Table 5 shows examples of these applications. Table 5 Level III coating usage in the nuclear power plant Reactor component Reactor type BWR PWR Service water piping upstream of SR equipment • • Service water pump internal surfaces • • Service water heat exchanger...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006796
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... rain erosion of solid materials, gas turbine blades, wind turbine blades, airplane components, and pipe-wall thinning in nuclear/fossil power plants. Because of the fundamental interest in the mechanics of fluids and solids, this topic has been reviewed by Heymann ( Ref 1 ) and Richman ( Ref 2 ) in the...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006447
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
..., nuclear installations, offshore construction, and even the interiors of storage tanks and tall power plant boilers. The areas under inspection are usually wide and high and sometimes must be inspected quickly (e.g., an aircraft, to minimize downtime). Today (2018), RVI includes the use of drones, or...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001486
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
.... Nibblers are power tools that “nibble” small pieces away from the material being worked. They range in size from hand-held machines to large floor-mounted equipment. Because the hand-held machines are portable, they are suitable for preparation of large parts on site, where thermal cutting may be...
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
... in service water systems are not unique but may be exacerbated by design features and operating modes. The cost of corrosion-related failures in power plants is significant. Replacement or repair costs can be substantial because of the inaccessibility of piping, much of which may be underground. In...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0001816
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
..., and defective material, together account for more than 75% of all failures of steam-power-plant equipment. Most steam-generator failures occur in pressurized components, that is, the tubing, piping, and pressure vessels that constitute the steam-generating portion of the system. With very few...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004153
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... Abstract This article begins with a discussion on the components and importance of flue gas desulfurization (FGD) technology used in power plant for pollution control. It further discusses the corrosion problems encountered in different operating zones of FGD system and the major forms of...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003115
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... components, pulp and paper industries, furnace parts, and boilers used in fossil fuel electric power plants. The article provides a brief introduction on corrosion resistance of wrought stainless steel and its designations. It lists the chemical composition and describes the physical and mechanical...
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: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003659
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... the probe are fabricated from the material in question. An electronic power supply polarizes the specimen 10 to 30 mV from the corrosion potential. The resulting current is recorded as a measure of the corrosion rate. Polarization resistance yields an instantaneous estimate of corrosion rate. See ASTM...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004190
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... and CTMP can be blurred, as TMP facilities sometimes add sulfite solution to the chips before refining. A schematic of a TMP system is shown in Fig. 5 . Fig. 5 Flow diagram of a thermomechanical pulping mill Modern refiners are large and powerful, with disk diameters up to 1.8 m (70 in...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004159
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... handling systems are discussed in this section. Dew-point corrosion caused by SO 3 and HCl in fossil-fired power plants and the secondary factors affecting it are thoroughly discussed in Ref 4 , 5 . Many of these cases are also valid for waste incinerators. Nitrate SCC in heat-recovery steam generators...