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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860035
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... of geometries that can be wound, from the simple to the highly complex, with insight into the limitations, advantages, and challenges of each. Components covered include classic axisymmetric parts (rings, pipes, driveshafts, pipe reducers, tapered shafts, closed-end pressure vessels, and storage tanks...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2016
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hpcspa.t54460107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-285-3
... into a cryogenic storage tank. Industrial-grade liquid nitrogen is normally specified at 99.998% pure with 10 ppmv maximum oxygen. Fig. 4.12 Schematic showing the liquid nitrogen (LIN) pump system. Courtesy of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. Fig. 4.13 (a) Overview. (b) Liquid nitrogen storage...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... Oil Storage Tank Failures of Oil Transmission Pipelines Failures of Gas Transmission Pipelines Aircraft Accidents by Explosive Sabotage A plant at Flixborough, U.K., manufacturing caprolactam was completely destroyed and reduced to ashes, and the surrounding community was demolished...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030180
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
.... Applications Anodic protection has been used for storage vessels, process reactors, heat exchangers, and transportation vessels. The largest number of storage tanks and other equipment under anodic protection are those used in handling sulfuric acid. Anodic protection has been successful in preserving...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030089
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... Vessels Two deaerator vessels with associated boiler feedwater storage tanks operated in similar service at a refinery. The vertical deaerator vessels were constructed of carbon steel (shell and dished heads), with trays, spray nozzles, and other internal components fabricated of type 410 stainless...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030209
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... higher-alloyed materials in the most severe service areas. Specialized filming inhibitors prevent corrosion in fuel pipelines and storage tanks. Fuel pipelines and storage tanks can exhibit light corrosion due to water condensation on the surface of the metal and to oxygen ingress. Red-orange rust...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
..., containers, cabinets, freezer liners, cooking utensils, pressure vessels, builder’s hardware, storage tanks, agricultural applications, appliance parts and trim, architectural applications, electronics, fin stock, fan equipment, name plates, recreation vehicles, trucks and trailers. Used in drawing...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... Heat exchangers and piping Sewage handling and treatment industry Concrete and reinforced concrete structures Highway maintenance industry Culvert piping Aviation industry Aluminum integral wing tanks and fuel storage tanks Metal working industry Increased wear from breakdown...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270003
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... 329 occupants. On Jan. 2, 1988, a 4 million gallon oil storage tank at Ashland, near Pittsburgh, collapsed while filling. Five hundred thousand gallons of diesel fuel flowed into the Monongahela and Ohio rivers, causing a serious environmental problem. Water supply to the city of Pittsburgh...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860007
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
.... Fig. 2.26 Siemens Sinumeric 840D computer control system for up to 32 axes of motion Today’s focus on high-production filament-wound parts includes wind turbine blades, pressure vessels, pipes, tubes, storage tanks, drive shafts, rollers, and many other parts. Wind turbine blades...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cw.t51820013
EISBN: 978-1-62708-339-3
... for these steels are automobile body panels, appliances, and light-walled tanks. In the range of 0.15 to 0.30% C (sometimes termed mild steels), the steels are generally easily welded, but because hardening is a possibility, precautions such as preheating may be required at higher manganese levels, in thicker...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030045
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... bacteria, ultimately leading to accelerated corrosion of the underlying metal. Organic acids produced by fungi were identified as the cause of pitting failures in painted carbon steel holds on a bulk carrier and aluminum fuel storage tanks ( Ref 5 ). Bacterial action on decaying organic matter...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030292
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
..., storage tanks, most piping, and all structures are generally fabricated from carbon steel. Carbon and low-alloy steels of carbon-molybdenum (C-Mo) or carbon-chromium-molybdenum (C-Cr-Mo) chemistry are the most widely used in plant construction. A C-0.5Mo steel can offer substantial savings over carbon...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030247
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
...Abstract Abstract This chapter discusses the particular corrosion problems encountered and the methods of control used in petroleum production and the storage and transportation of oil and gas up to the refinery. It begins by describing those aspects of corrosion that tend to be unique...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pnfn.t65900023
EISBN: 978-1-62708-350-8
... of an ammonia gas nitriding system. A, bulk storage tank; B, gas nitriding furnace; C, gas dissociation test station; D, exhaust to atmosphere. Source: Pye Metallurgical Consulting Inc. Ammonia gas begins to decompose when heat is applied, usually from an external source within the furnace. At the usual...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030215
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... be appropriate. Review the Design The type and design of the equipment and its various components should be considered, along with size, complexity, and criticality in service. Selecting a material for a simple storage tank generally does not require the same attention and effort as choosing the material...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hss.t52790001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-356-0
... business was indeed off to a flying start. The Krupp Works in Germany had developed an iron-chromium-nickel alloy that was highly resistant to acids. They soon made large sales of the metal to a chemical company for building nitric acid storage tanks. A great new industry had been launched...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... rupture. Improvement in steel grades Safety procedures established for lifeboats Warning systems established for icebergs Molasses tank failures 1919, 1973 Brittle fracture of the tank as a result of poor ductility and higher loads Design codes for storage tanks developed Consideration given...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1983
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mlt.t62860371
EISBN: 978-1-62708-348-5
... for a wide range of structures and devices that operate at low temperatures, most commonly in superconducting magnets and machinery and for structures and equipment used in the storage, handling, and transportation of liquefied gases. This chapter discusses the structural alloys being used for cryogenic...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... Bridges Zn, Zn-Al, or Al Bridge fabrication shops Zn, Zn-Al, or Al Chemical and water storage tanks Alloy 625, Al, Zn, and a high-Cr/Ni alloy Power transmission poles 85% Zn-15% Al Piping in power plant cooling towers Al Cooling water pump diffuser Al Concrete bridge structures Zn...