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Published: 01 January 2006
Fig. 19 Detail of damage by galvanic corrosion of an iron staff in contact with a cast bronze hand on a statue of Mercury (date 1962) located in Kingston, Ontario. Courtesy of Pierre Roberge. Photograph 2003. See the article “Corrosion of Metal Artifacts Displayed in Outdoor Environments More
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 8
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v08.a0003260
EISBN: 978-1-62708-176-4
... of the assessment process. The loss of key personnel may affect the continuing accreditation of the laboratory by the accrediting body; for example, loss of key staff whose absence reduces the technical competence of the laboratory may prompt a reassessment before it would be normally scheduled. Quality system...
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
... staff areas. Eliminate slogans, exhortations, and targets for the workforce. Eliminate numerical quotas for the workforce and numerical goals for management. Remove barriers that rob people of pride of workmanship, and eliminate the annual rating or merit system. Institute a vigorous program...
Book: Machining
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 16
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v16.a0002173
EISBN: 978-1-62708-188-7
... to this article. References References 1. Staff Report, Mech. Eng. , March 1984 , p 55 – 59 2. Binns J. Sr. , “Rough Turning and Hogging With Ceramic Cutters,” Papers presented at the Creative Manufacturing Seminars, American Society of Tool and Manufacturing Engineers , 1963–1964...
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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
... and Collection Environments” in this Volume. The bronze hand holding an iron staff forms a galvanic couple in an outdoor statue ( Fig. 19 ). The velvetlike corrosion on an ancient copper alloy vessel ( Fig. 20 ) was found to be a dendritic copper sulfide ( Fig. 21 ). Another collection of dendrites...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 12
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1987
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v12.a0000600
EISBN: 978-1-62708-181-8
.... To these individuals, whose time, efforts, and considerable talents made this compilation possible, ASM and the Handbook staff owe special thanks. Unlisted, but equally deserving of mention, are the numerous individuals who contributed anonymously through their participation in the preparation and interpretation...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006815
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... such a thing.” For example, the minimum allowable brake rotor thickness and the minimum allowable brake pad thickness were both specified in the maintenance manual for a passenger transit vehicle. The provider of the equipment assumed that the professional maintenance staff, in charge with the safe upkeep...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 8
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v08.a0003277
EISBN: 978-1-62708-176-4
... to the product. References References 1. SPEAR administrative staff , General Motors Statistical Process Control Manual , GM Tech Center , 1986 , p 3 – 10 ...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005757
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... to initiate and maintain safe working practices. Without the “buy-in” of operators, engineering staff, and management, the safety improvements possible through engineering and administrative controls can be rendered useless. It is highly recommended that all levels of employees participate in the RA...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004154
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... they are derived and customized. They must also understand how water impurities, treatment chemicals, and boiler components interact. Training must therefore be an integral, ongoing part of operations and should include management, control room operators, chemists, and laboratory staff. Training and plant...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 09 June 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04c.a0005909
EISBN: 978-1-62708-167-2
..., and metal runouts could result in plant damages or dangerous conditions for the operating staff. General Monitoring and Supervision Depending on the size and design of the furnace, the power consumption, and the application field, different measurement and control equipment is installed. Newer...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 22A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v22a.a0005425
EISBN: 978-1-62708-196-2
... and background in this area Acceptance of modeling and simulation in general as a worthy research subject Application of modeling and simulation as a teaching method within multidisciplinary engineering fields Shift toward near-term investments and the concomitant reduction in research staff within many...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004104
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... into the design to allow the operating staff to monitor the condition of the pipelines or structures. Nonwelded joints must be bonded for electrical continuity. Steel and ductile iron structures should be well coated, and where the potential for corrosion is high, based on resistivity and soil chemical...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006762
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... are often persons in purchasing, operations, accounting, and management, or are legal staff, avoidance of technical jargon wherever possible is highly desirable. A glossary of terms can be helpful. The use of appendices containing detailed calculations, equations, and tables of chemical and metallurgical...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003502
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... in the maintenance manual for an automatic passenger transit system, is it appropriate to assume that the professional maintenance staff, dedicated to ensuring the safe operation of the vehicles, would replace the pads and/or rotors rather than let every pad and every rotor on the vehicle wear to below the absolute...
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
... made available for corrosion-related research and development, which is significant in light of the costs of maintaining aging infrastructure. In fact, several government and corporate research laboratories have significantly reduced their corrosion research staff or have even closed down...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003452
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... occurred. The only way in which such assurance can currently be obtained is by quality management of the repair application. Critical aspects of quality management include: Effective training of design and technical staff The use of in-life materials that have been qualified and properly handled...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006072
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... configuration. Riveted chords that have one or two sides partially enclosed with lattice bars create difficult access for cleaning and painting. These areas can be very time-consuming to the project and require diligent effort by the contractor and inspection staff to achieve adequate surface cleaning...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002448
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... on the detail drawing. This is especially appropriate when dealing with complex surfaces and features that would be difficult to describe dimensionally. Typically, the “detailer” is a novice who is guided by a senior member of the design staff. Checking Checking is a critical review of the information...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002428
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... dramatically. This article covers the characteristics of such teams, how to staff and organize them, and the critical role of specialists, such as materials specialists, in working with such teams. Types of Teams Team is a heavily used and abused term in the workplace today. Any identifiable group...