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1st Edition

Materials Selection for Hydrocarbon and Chemical Plants

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ISBN 9780824797782
Published August 8, 1996 by CRC Press
412 Pages

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Book Description

Describes the systematic procedure for using process and mechanical design information to select construction materials suitable for a range of chemical and hydrocarbon processing plants. The volume features tables for locating the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) product form specifications for construction materials that have code-allowable design stresses. It analyzes threshold values for degradation phenomena involving thermal damage.

Table of Contents

Materials selection template; materials; failure modes; corrosion testing; the process of materials selection; supplement - examples.

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