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Published: 30 June 2023
Fig. 14.7 Wide friction stir welded (FSW) panels used for shipbuilding. Courtesy of Hydro Aluminium More
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340325
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
... of aluminum boat construction. It presents important issues with the 5xxx shipbuilding alloys, such as corrosion. The chapter also presents the benefits of using aluminum in marine applications. aluminum alloys aluminum boat construction corrosion resistance marine transportation applications...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... to New Jersey. The Corporation built a new, government-funded steel mill at Geneva, Utah, to supply steel for the West Coast shipbuilding industry. They bought this mill after the war for $40 million. Throughout the war, the USS American Bridge Division erected government-funded factories and buildings...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... These mounted knights showcase the largest use of wrought-iron sheet during the Middle Ages. Source: Wikimedia Commons/Mattes. For hundreds of years, wood and charcoal were the major fuel for all industrial processes—shipbuilding, brickmaking, glassmaking, pottery, and even brewing. But a truly...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ems.t53730023
EISBN: 978-1-62708-283-9
... pipeline that failed during field testing. Source: Ref 3.5 . During World War II, there was a rapid increase of shipbuilding. The production of ships by welding together steel plates (in contrast to the earlier process of joining them by riveting) became common during World War II. As a result...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.wip.t65930057
EISBN: 978-1-62708-359-1
... and oxides, or more thoroughly by excavating deeply, to strengthen and restore the affected member. References References 1. ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Appendix IV , Draft 1, 21 Oct 1981 2. Sandor L.W. , The Meaning of Weld Discontinuities in Shipbuilding , Proc. First...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ceeg.t59370001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-447-5
... Medium Small High pressure fittings Small Large Tractors Medium Medium to large Shipbuilding Large Small Malleable iron Automotive Small Large Valves and fittings Small Large Tractors Medium Medium to large Agricultural machinery Medium Medium Ductile iron...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.jub.t53290079
EISBN: 978-1-62708-306-5
..., or fastener, to a metal workpiece. The process has been used as a metal fastening method since the 1940s. Millions of specially designed and manufactured metal studs are welded by this process every week in such diverse industries as construction, shipbuilding, automotive, and hard goods, as well...
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: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.atia.t59340143
EISBN: 978-1-62708-427-7
... and 5456) are extruded particularly for the shipbuilding industry. Because they don’t need heat treatment, quenching is not necessary to reach a required temper. Magnesium in solid extrusion raises the flow stress of these alloys considerably, and they extrude very slowly. Often, they are grouped...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
.... Also, the panel estimates that 15% of previously unavoidable corrosion costs can be reclassified as avoidable. The industry is estimated to have eliminated some 35% of avoidable corrosion by improved practices. In examining the aircraft, pipeline, and shipbuilding sectors, the panel reported...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030089
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... R.J. et al ., Evaluation of Weld-Zone Corrosion of Shipbuilding Steel Plates for Use in the Arctic Environment , Can. Metall. Q. , Vol 27 ( No. 4 ), 1988 , p 311 – 321 10.1179/cmq.1988.27.4.311 8. Kermani M.B. and Smith L.M. , Ed., CO 2 Corrosion Control in Oil and Gas...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.smfpa.t53500211
EISBN: 978-1-62708-317-1
... formed and the high output and flexibility of roll forming, it is used in many different applications, such as: Road vehicles (passenger cars, heavy trucks and buses) Aircraft parts Shipbuilding Wagon building Agricultural equipment parts Metal building panels and structure, window...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aet.t68260187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-336-2
... used in aerospace, shipbuilding, and transport components. Typically, 5 to 6% magnesium (Mg) is the maximum alloying addition because alloys with higher Mg are difficult to extrude and are more susceptible to intergranular and stress-corrosion cracking (SCC) or exfoliation ( Ref 5 ). The 7000...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... completely fractured while it was docked at its fitting-out pier. The fractured ship is shown in Fig. 3 . In this case, the need for tougher structural steel was even more critical because welded construction was used in shipbuilding instead of riveted plate. In riveted plate construction, a running crack...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fahtsc.t51130503
EISBN: 978-1-62708-284-6
... penetration. Example 3: Lack of Side-Wall Fusion DH-36 structural steel for shipbuilding was butt welded by robotic gas metal arc welding. A double V-groove joint preparation was used for a two-pass welding operation. By visual examination, the weld appeared satisfactory. Dyepenetrant testing revealed...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.jub.t53290207
EISBN: 978-1-62708-306-5
... resistance, bronze is well suited for aquatic applications, such as shipbuilding or underwater construction. It shares copper’s reddish color but is relatively expensive compared with other fastener materials. Brass, an alloy of copper and zinc, is similar to bronze in its anticorrosive and electric...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cw.t51820013
EISBN: 978-1-62708-339-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... as a primer on bridges, offshore structures, and steel in the building and chemical-processing industries. Used as a weldable preconstruction primer in the automotive and shipbuilding industries. Use eliminates pitting corrosion. Zinc-rich organic Galvanic protection afforded by the zinc content...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pb.t51230001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-351-5
... is riveting, where the rivets used for clamping are heated immediately prior to the fastening operation. On subsequent cooling the rivets shrink, causing the components to be clamped tightly together. Historically, riveting has been used in shipbuilding because this joining method can achieve watertight...