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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
... nuclear power plants, the Federal Highway Administration, Office of Infrastructure Research and Development, funded an economic evaluation ( Ref 1 ) of the cost of corrosion across segments of industry. Also see the article “Direct Costs of Corrosion in the United States” in Corrosion: Fundamentals...
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
... problems associated with common feedwater heater tube materials. air-cooled condensers condensate-feedwater system corrosion deaerators erosion-corroison channel feedwater heaters header feedwater heaters galvanic corrosion pitting corrosion power plants water-cooled condensers tube-to...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 09 June 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04c.a0005836
EISBN: 978-1-62708-167-2
... uncontrolled bridge rectifiers and a three-phase controlled bridge rectifier are shown in Fig. 11 . Once the power and frequency are known, there are many ways that a heat station can be configured. Previously it was shown that there are integral configurations, where the heat station load tubing components...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004151
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
...-cycle plant for combustion and electricity generation. Figure 1 shows a schematic of such a plant, which is quite complex. Fig. 1 Coal-gasification combined-cycle CGCC power plant. HRSG, heat recovery steam generator. Acid gas removal uses MDEA, methyldiethanolamine Several corrosion and...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0001738
EISBN: 978-1-62708-178-8
... acts as a direction and velocity (energy) focusing device. Directional focusing counteracts any angular divergence of the ion beam due to charge repulsion and the width of the ionizing electron beam. However, the sensitivity of a mass spectrometer is inversely proportional to the resolving power used...
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
... analysis fatigue fire-side corrosion power plants stress-corrosion cracking tube rupture water-side corrosion FAILURES IN BOILERS and other equipment in stationary and marine power plants that use steam as the working fluid are discussed in this article. The discussion is mainly concerned with...
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
... protective coating strategies in Generation 3 Plants. boiling water reactors coating nuclear energy pressurized water reactor protective coating thermal conductivity Surface coatings are essential in all facilities that process nuclear materials or use nuclear fission for power generation. At...
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: 18
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 December 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v18.a0006428
EISBN: 978-1-62708-192-4
... set of challenges when it comes to managing friction and wear issues. Gas and steam turbines are called the power island in an overall complex thermal power plant system, that comprise of stand-alone gas turbines and generators coupled together by a common shaft for a simple Brayton cycle machine, 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: 4B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04b.a0005924
EISBN: 978-1-62708-166-5
... Abstract Induction heating has many different applications, such as melting, heating stock for forging, and heat treating. This article begins with a discussion on the types of power supplies, namely, solid-state power supplies and oscillator tubes. It provides information on system elements...
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: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004102
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... stainless steel and high chromium-molybdenum ferritic stainless steel. Carbon steel is not used for power plant service water heat exchanger tubing. The waters used in service water systems can have wide variations in constituents and impurities. Some typical values are shown in Table 1 . Table 1...
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 Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003132
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... and heat-exchanger tubes, flexible hose; plumbing pipe; pump lines C26000 Cartridge brass, 70% B 135 Plumbing brass goods C33000 Low-leaded brass (tube) B 135 Pump and power cylinders and liners; plumbing brass goods C36000 Free-cutting brass … Screw machine parts; plumbing goods...
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
... be the most cost-effective option. In the early 1990s, several HRSGs of combined cycle power plants in the Netherlands suffered failures in carbon steel tubes. Cracks were mostly found in the low-temperature heat exchangers, which typically operate at temperatures between 70 and 90 °C (160 and 195...
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...