Pressure vessel fracture, fatigue, and life management

presented at the 1992 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 21-25, 1992
  • 305 Pages
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American Society of Mechanical Engineers , New York, N.Y
Pressure vessels -- Design and construction -- Congresses., Pressure vessels -- Cracking -- Congresses., Fracture mechanics -- Congresses., Metals -- Fatigue -- Congre
Statementsponsored by the Pressure Vessels and Piping Division, ASME ; edited by S. Bhandari, P.P. Milella, W.E. Pennell.
SeriesPVP ;, vol. 233, PVP (Series) ;, vol. 233.
ContributionsBhandari, S. K., Milella, P. P., Pennell, W. E., American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Pressure Vessels and Piping Division., Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference (1992 : New Orleans, La.)
LC ClassificationsTA660.T34 P69 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 305 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1744308M
ISBN 100791807746
LC Control Number92053205

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Pressure Vessels and Piping Division.;]. @article{osti_, fatigue = {Pressure vessel fracture, fatigue, and life management: PVP-Volume }, author = {Bhandari, S and Milella, P P and Pennell, W E}, abstractNote = {This volume contains papers relating to the structural integrity assessment of pressure vessels and piping, with special emphasis on the effects of aging.

The papers are organized in the following five areas: (1. Topics: Fracture (Materials), Pressure vessels, Stress, Fracture (Process), Vessels, Fatigue life, Geometry, Spherical shells, Wall thickness, Welded joints Elevated Temperature Creep-Fatigue-Oxydation Interactions in 9–12 % Cr Steels: Effects of Tensile/Compressive Hold Times on Fatigue Life.

On Fracture Mechanics A major objective of engineering design is the determination of the geometry and dimensions of machine or structural elements and the selection of material in such a way that the elements perform their operating function in an efficient, safe and economic manner.

For this. •Vital for design, testing, and material selection • Practical information for estimating fatigue life • In-depth coverage of practical fracture mechanics for life assessment, life extension, and fracture control • Thorough coverage of key structural materials, weldments and components "You've done a tremendous job.

The Handbook is clear, comprehensive treatment of fracture and fatigue. The recent developments in non-destructive techniques for characterization of defects and microstructures, and assessment of in-service degradation such as embrittlement, fatigue and creep damages in engineering materials and components are presented through several original contributions in the book on Pressure Vessels and Piping: Inspection.

Reactor pressure vessel (RPV), the only key component that can not be replaced in nuclear power plants (NPPs), is the main barrier against the radioactive leakage.

The lifetime of NPPs is dependent heavily on the life of RPV, and thus, the aging and life research on a RPV is a key factor in determining the life extension of NPPs. The purpose of this paper is to introduce an aging and life. Abstract. Fracture mechanics provides the rationale by which thick-walled pressure fatigue designs may be assessed for adequacy of material toughness, for length of fatigue life, for necessary frequency of inspection and for the fatigue life remaining after the detection of a given size crack.

A full‐size pressure vessel, made of steel plate PNL1 (EN ‐3), was tested under repeated internal pressure until its failure was observed. Also, four representative structural details of the tested pressure vessel were fatigue tested under load control with a stress ratio of R = 0.

Fatigue lives were evaluated by integrating Paris' Law. The following conclusions can be drawn from the results: Hydraulic and Swage autofrettage, have a dramatic beneficial effect in extending the fatigue life of a barrel times as compared to an identical non-autofrettaged tube.

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In this paper, the growth of semi elliptical crack in the walls of thick walled cylindrical pressure vessels has been investigated. Considering the importance of the crack growth problem in cylindrical pressure vessels provides a numerical and experimental 3D model for the growth of fatigue crack and estimating the fatigue life of pressure vessels.

However, pressure vessels and piping tend to operate in the low cycle regime, where local stresses are far in excess of yield. Useful methods of analyzing fatigue in the low cycle regime were first developed by Langer [2]-[4], Coffin [5] and Manson [6] in the ’s and ’s.

The fatigue design life evaluation procedures in Section III of. used in nuclear pressure vessels, because of their high resistance to catas trophic rupture. The design process involves fatigue analysis to demonstrate that there is insi gnificant crack growth a postulated surface crack during the entire design life.

However in terms of LBB the significant parameter is the elastic-plastic fracture toughness. Application of probabilistic fracture mechanics to allocation of NDT for nuclear pressure vessels: A comparison between initiation and fracture probabilities.

In: Fatigue, Fracture and Risk New York: American Society of Mechanical Engineers, pp. – Google Scholar. Ph.G. Tipping, in Understanding and Mitigating Ageing in Nuclear Power Plants, Pressurized light water reactors and boiling water reactors.

Reactor pressure vessel (RPV) integrity must be guaranteed, since the RPV contains the nuclear fuel core and is therefore an important part of the DID barrier. The RPV must resist brittle fracture under all operational and design-base upset. ASTM's fatigue and fracture standards provide the appropriate procedures for carrying out fatigue, fracture, and other related tests on specified materials.

These tests are conducted to examine and evaluate the behavior, susceptibility, and extent of resistance of certain materials to sharp-notch tension, tear, axial fatigue, strain-controlled. Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order.

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Sakane, M, Itoh, T, Susaki, T, & Kawazoe, Y. "Life Prediction for Notched Components in Nonproportional Low Cycle Fatigue: Experiment and FEM Analysis." Proceedings of the ASME/JSME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference. Pressure Vessel and Piping Codes and Standards. San Diego, California, USA. July 25–29, pp.

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The room temperature fatigue life in high pressure hydrogen gas appeared to be the more severe condition compared to the fatigue life at low temperature. The normalized stress amplitude (σ a / Ts) at the fatigue limit was to for SUS and SUS austenitic stainless steels, respectively.

Contrary to the other approaches, fatigue life is characterized by crack initiation and not specimen fracture. 5 Example for Fatigue Assessment. The fatigue assessment according to the nominal stress approach is illustrated in the following by the example of a side longitudinal in a large tanker.

Application of fracture mechanics to determine the remaining fatigue life of a component will be discussed in depth, as well as use of fracture mechanics to determine the design fatigue life of pressurized components for new construction of pressure vessels fabricated to ASME BPV Code, Section VIII, Division 3 requirements.

R.M. Gamble, in Irradiation Embrittlement of Reactor Pressure Vessels (RPVs) in Nuclear Power Plants, Abstract: This chapter discusses the application of probabilistic fracture mechanics to develop risk-based criteria that can be used to ensure that adequate margins against reactor pressure vessel (RPV) failure are maintained.

Recently, risk related criteria have been used in the USA to. Ted L. Anderson, Ph.D., P.E., ASME Fellow, is an internationally recognized expert in fracture mechanics and fitness-for-service is the author of a best-selling book on fracture mechanics, which has been adopted as a required text in over universities throughout the world.

For this study, ASME VIII (Division 1) "Construction of Pressure Vessel Codes", PD "Specification for Unfired, Fusion Welded Pressure Vessels" and EN "Unfired Pressure Vessels" are.

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Pressure Vessels and Piping Division ISBN: 4th International Symposium on Coke Drum Life Cycle Management A Review of Optimising the Design of a New Coke Drum Skirt. Alex Berry, Alloys, Carbon, Design, Fatigue, Fatigue testing, Fracture (Materials), Plates (structures).

Standard fatigue stress assessment methods can be conservative for the fatigue assessment of high frequent stress ranges with relatively low stress ranges.

The current paper shows the effect of the fracture mechanics procedure for an example of a braced side branch connected to the main piping: both a fracture mechanics model and a detailed 3D. Pressure vessel engineering technology is of importance in many branches of industry.

This journal publishes the latest research results and related information on all its associated aspects, with particular emphasis on the structural integrity assessment, maintenance and life extension of pressurised process engineering plants.

The tube shape is nominally oval and the ovality varied from 5% to /2%. Increased hoop stresses are expected on the inside surface at the neutral axis of a bend due to ovality. The failure mechanism is corrosion fatigue.

Life predictions were performed as an aid in inspections and fitness for service assessments. as pressure vessels, minimum factors of safety are mandated by codes and standards. But this is not often the case. Experience with similar designs is often the best method. Typically, factors of safety range from a low of to around 5.

Fail-Safe and Safe-Life Designs.ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference August 5–9, Vancouver, BC, Canada Conference Sponsors: Fatigue, Fracture and Damage Analysis, Volume 1 Detailed Assessment of Fatigue Life: A Critical Review.

E. Roos, K.-H. Herter.Any fracture of the pelvic ring is much more complex because of the amount of free space for internal bleeding and the damage that separated bone ends can cause to blood vessels and organs.