This book covers piping, buried pipe, duct systems, recommendations for fire safety and smoke, abrasion resistance of fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP), mechanism of FRP corrosion and deterioration, grounding of FRP systems, and popular fabrication methods of FRP.
1. Why Reinforced Plastics? 2. Basic Application Principles 3. Custom Contact-Molded Piping Systems 4. Filament-Wound and Centrifugally Cast Piping Systems 5. Joining, Supporting, and Anchoring Reinforced Plastic Pipe 6. Design, Principles, and Practice of Fiberglass Underground Pipe 7. Storage Tanks and Process Vessels 8. Duct Systems, Scrubbers, Stacks, and Chimney Liners 9. Abrasion of Composite Materials in Corrosive Environments 10. Electrically Grounding Reinforced Plastic Systems 11. Lining Systems: Flakeglass and Fiberglass 12. Case Histories and Installations 13. Structural Applications of Fiber-Reinforced Plastics