Practical Guide to Pressure Vessel Manufacturing
"Explores vessel fabrication and the corresponding procedures of quality and control. Details the necessary methods for code specification compliance. Clarifies the inspection, testing, and documentation of the ASME code."
Table of Contents
Fabrication: organization; manufacture of components; manufacture of vessel; nondestructive testing; pad air and preliminary hydrostatic testing; postweld heat treatment; hydrostatic testing; post-hydrostatic test cleaning; documentation. Procedures: radiographic testing procedures for pressure vessels; ultrasonic testing for pressure vessels; magnetic particle testing for pressure vessels; liquid penetrant testing for pressure vessels; hydrostatic testing for pressure vessels; quality assurance and control in welding; quality plan; inspection and test plan; standard tolerances for pressure vessels; ASME exhibits.