Piping Engineering and Operation

Piping Engineering and Operation : Conference - 30 November-1 December 1993, Institution of Civil Engineers, One Great George Street, London

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The papers in this volume cover the engineering and operation of piping systems in all aspects, including non-metallic materials. The range of issues covered represents a balance between current practices and implementation of future international standards.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 196 pages
  • 200 x 250mm | 509g
  • Professional Engineering Publishing
  • Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
  • 085298863X
  • 9780852988633

Table of contents

Non-linear effects in piping system analysis; a practical method for remaining life assessment of steam mains; metallurgical inspections of high temperature steam piping systems; assuring the design when fabricating and installing piping systems; the importance of high-integrity bolted joints for engineering pipelines; offshore testing of a high pressure, high temperature choke valve; developments in pipe supports for the power and petrochemical industries; buckling pins - a novel form of overpressure protection; elimination of steam traps; jointing of plastic pipelines; fast fracture conditions in polymer pipes; a high temperature leak before break approach for pipework; numerical fracture mechanics predictions of leak before break of cracks in plates; measurements of structural damping of flexible riser specimen; branch line pipewhip.
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