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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... are presented in a table. The chapter concludes with varied sources of information pertaining to corrosion and corrosion prevention. corrosion economic impacts industrial plants corrodent corrosion control materials selection coatings corrosion inhibitors cathodic protection corrosion prevention...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... plants were sold to Reynolds Metals Company and Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Company, thus ending the Alcoa monopoly that had existed since 1888. With this new aluminum industry, the old system of identifying alloys was modified. The new system used the 2000 series for aluminum-magnesium alloys. Thus...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 February 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.chffa.t51040001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-300-3
..., the present and future manufacturing productivity in a plant, an industry, or a nation depends not only on the level of investment in new plants and machinery, but also on the level of training and availability of manufacturing engineers and specialists in that plant, industry, or nation. 1.2.4...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.secwr.t68350001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-315-7
... surfaces in use in major industrial plants ultimately leads to loss of plant efficiency and at worst a shutdown. Corrosion and wear damage to materials, both directly and indirectly, costs the United States hundreds of billions of dollars annually. For example, corrosion of metals costs the U.S. economy...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030235
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... Industries ,” Publication 54, Materials Technology Institute , 2000 32. Degnan T.F. , Mater. Perform. , Vol 26 ( No. 1 ), 1987 , p 11 33. Elliott P. , Why Must History Repeat Itself? , Ind. Corros. , Feb/March 1991 , p 8 34. Elliott P. , Process Plant...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870191
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
... in Industrial Plants Using Nondestructive Testing and Electrochemical Methods , STP 908, ASTM , 1986 10.1520/STP908-EB 32. Perkins A. , Monitoring Corrosion , Corrosion Engineering Handbook , Schweitzer P.A. Ed., Marcel Dekker, Inc. , 1996 , p 623 – 652 33. Rak G.F...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910427
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
.... and Labine P. , Corrosion Monitoring in Industrial Plants Using Nondestructive Testing and Electrochemical Methods , STP 908, ASTM , 1986 • Perkins A. , Corrosion Monitoring , Corrosion Engineering Handbook , Schweitzer P.A. , Ed., Marcel Dekker, Inc. , 1996 , p 623 – 652...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030360
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... raised by various industry and governmental bodies, often in response to major plant incidents. A set of inspection requirements at the time of construction and commissioning was generally required by the design codes with some guidance on periodic inspection once in service. These inspection...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250219
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... to discuss buying steel, but came away determined to build his own minimill to supply five assembly plants ( FIG. 13.2 ). FIG. 13.2 F. Kenneth Iverson, CEO of Nucor, led the minimill industry for the first 25 years. Source: www.aimehq.org . The parent company, Nuclear Corp (Nucor), selected...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230007
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... in the industry since World War II exist only in France and the former Soviet Union. Pilot plants for experimental purposes were set up in many countries of the world, including England. During the World War II period, the total Italian output was approximately double that of the German industry. The German...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250207
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
.... Due to the boom within the integrated steel industry during the 1950s and the forecast for increasing consumption in the future, the industry increased spending to upgrade existing plants and build new facilities. However, much of the new investment went into equipment that quickly became obsolete...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... interest. Captain Ward was instrumental in building a pilot plant in Wyandotte, outside of Detroit, and William Durfee, cousin to Z.S. Durfee, supervised the operation to produce steel. At this time, America was in a civil war between the industrial north and the agricultural, slaveholding south...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... 20,000. The steel plant housed eight blast furnaces, 47 open-hearth furnaces, hundreds of coke ovens, and rolling mills to produce railroad rails, axles, and bars. Later, sheet and plate mills were installed for the new auto and home appliance industries. As Brian Apelt reported in The Corporation...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
.... In projects such as refineries, petrochemical plants, paper mills, food and pharmaceutical industries, and the textile industry, boilers are used for power generation and/or for providing process steam and process heat. Because the areas of application of boilers are very diverse, there is a need...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.9781627082877
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aet.t68260213
EISBN: 978-1-62708-336-2
...Typical extrusion process checklist Table 5 Typical extrusion process checklist Stretching and sawing checklist Table 6 Stretching and sawing checklist Typical extrusion plant maintenance checklist Table 4 Typical extrusion plant maintenance checklist...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.dmlahtc.t60490001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-340-9
...Abstract Abstract The ability to accurately assess the remaining life of components is essential to the operation of plants and equipment, particularly those in service beyond their design life. This, in turn, requires a knowledge of material failure modes and a proficiency for predicting...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.dmlahtc.t60490383
EISBN: 978-1-62708-340-9
... phases ( Ref 5 ). This will initially provide the industry with an option of constructing an advanced plant with hardware designs already available (phase 0), followed by a plant which requires developments but that has an excellent chance of successful completion in a short time period...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cw.t51820177
EISBN: 978-1-62708-339-3
...Abstract Abstract This chapter reviews weld corrosion in three key application areas: petroleum refining and petrochemical operations, boiling water reactor piping systems, and components used in pulp and paper plants. The discussion of each area addresses general design and service...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250129
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... and other evidence from work at the BOM in Boulder City, Wright-Patterson Air Force Laboratories, and the Army Ordnance Department at Watertown Arsenal provided the foundation for promoting a new industry based on titanium. The BOM in Boulder City needed financial help in 1947 to continue pilot plant...