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Pressure Vessels Field Manual Common Operating Problems and Practical Solutions

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ISBN-10: 0123970156

ISBN-13: 9780123970152

Edition: 2013

Authors: Maurice Stewart, Oran T. Lewis

List price: $79.95
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The majority of the cost-savings for any oil production facility is the prevention of failure in one of the production equipment such as pressure vessels. Money lost through lost production far outweighs expenses associated with maintenance and proper operation. However, many new engineers lack the necessary skills to effectively find and troubleshoot operating problems while experience engineers lack knowledge of the latest codes and standards. The fifth book in the Field Manual Series, the Pressure Vessel Operations Field Manual provides new and experienced engineers with the latest tools to alter, repair and re-rate pressure vessels using ASME, NBIC and API 510 codes and standards.…    
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Book details

List price: $79.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
Publication date: 12/19/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 498
Size: 4.75" wide x 7.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Dr. Maurice Stewart, PE, a Registered Professional Engineer with over 40 years international consulting experience in project management; designing, selecting, specifying, installing, operating, optimizing, retrofitting and troubleshooting oil, water and gas handling, conditioning and processing facilities; designing plant piping and pipeline systems, heat exchangers, pressure vessels, process equipment, and pumping and compression systems; and leading hazards analysis reviews and risk assessments.

History and Organization of Codes
Materials of Construction
Materials Selection for Pressure Vessels
Mechanical Design of Pressure Vessels
Fabrication, Welding and In-Shop Inspection
In-Service Inspection by Non-Destructive Examination (NDE)
Repair, Alteration and Re-Rating