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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2018
ISBN: 978-0-8031-7653-9
... The Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme and Mandatory Window Inspection Scheme have been enforced in Hong Kong by the building authorities. All structural components, including structural sealants on buildings that are more than 30 years old, must be inspected and certified by a registered...
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Series: ASTM Manuals
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2016
ISBN: 978-0-8031-7070-4
... Inspection ensures that the coating work conforms to the requirements of the specification. Inspection shall include all phases of the coating work that affect the performance of the coating. It shall be performed and reported by qualified personnel. This chapter discusses the key essentials...
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Series: ASTM Manuals
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2016
ISBN: 978-0-8031-7070-4
... detailed inspection and effective repair without the need to drain-down. Using these techniques, it is possible to significantly extend the service-life of coatings in immersion service. This chapter covers the development, implementation, and execution of an underwater coatings maintenance program. Topics...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2011
ISBN: 978-0-8031-7514-3
... Personal inspections, such as “crawl throughs” or “walkthroughs,” of buried pipelines need standardized terminology for describing the interior condition of a pipe. In many cases, personal inspection is less expensive and more effective than a closed circuit television inspection. Remote video...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2009
ISBN: 978-0-8031-5522-0
... defect tolerance failure prevention inspection service life prediction Richard E. Ricker1 Reprinted from JAI, Vol. 5, No. 7 doi:10.1520/JAI101350 Available online at www.astm.org/JAI On Using Laboratory Measurements to Predict Corrosion Service Lives for Engineering Applications ABSTRACT: Issues...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 0-8031-4492-X
ISBN: 978-0-8031-4492-7
... of various factors, and to gain a deeper understanding of the mechanisms involved. marble cladding durability limestone Finlandia Hall bowing inspection deterioration thin veneer design Journal of ASTM International, Vol. 4, No. 4 Paper ID JAI100857 Available online at www.astm.org B. Grelk...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0-8031-3475-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-3475-1
... panels, and glass/aluminum curtain wall. After pieces of a terra cotta facade fell from a building in 1974 and killed a pedestrian, Chicago prepared its 1978 facade inspection. This ordinance was the first facade inspection ordinance in the United States. This ordinance was subsequently repealed. Due...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0-8031-3475-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-3475-1
... discusses various methods of collecting and presenting information derived from façade inspections in an effort to increase understanding between all parties involved in a façade restoration project. survey façade inspection iPAQ PocketCAD existing conditions construction documents...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0-8031-3475-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-3475-1
... cladding systems. This evolution has changed not only the way we build with stone, but also the methods by which we evaluate in-service performance of a façade, as well as how we maintain these structures and preserve them for the future. This natural material demands unique inspection methods, a broad...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0-8031-3475-4
ISBN: 978-0-8031-3475-1
... of great significance. Two case studies illustrate that what is not readily obvious may be critical to public safety in facade inspection. These two studies include a 20 story building built in the mid 1920s with a steel frame and masonry cladding that had developed vertical cracking extending up...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 0-8031-3457-6
ISBN: 978-0-8031-3457-7
... Premature building failures and increased heating and cooling loads have made building envelope air leakage a growing concern in North America. In Canada, the National Air Barrier Association has made the inspection and testing of air barrier systems a mandatory requirement within its Quality...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 0-8031-3450-9
ISBN: 978-0-8031-3450-8
... With the recent passage and enforcement of facade inspection ordinances in cities throughout the United States, including Chicago, New York, Boston, and Detroit, the eed for proper and effective evaluation of building facades has become increasingly important. A proper understanding...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 2000
ISBN-10: 0-8031-2863-0
ISBN: 978-0-8031-2863-7
... A new aerospace bolt thread lap inspection criterion is proposed based on fatigue crack propagation trajectories predicted by finite-element analysis (FEA) and fracture mechanics techniques. Fastener producers and end users incur high costs due to thread lap problems. Current thread lap...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 0-8031-2498-8
ISBN: 978-0-8031-2498-1
..., Radiography, Magnetic Particle, Visual and others can be used. Most of these require the equipment be taken off line before the inspections can be performed. In some cases, when internal inspections are used, the cost of the inspection increases significantly. This paper describes an inspection program which...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1997
ISBN-10: 0-8031-2420-1
ISBN: 978-0-8031-2420-2
... In response to the demand for uniform inspections and conformity of existing Individual Sewage Treatment Systems (ISTS) across the state, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is developing a manual addressing the need for inspection procedures for existing ISTS. In this effort, the MPCA...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1432-X
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1432-6
... Improved procedures for inspecting both reinforced concrete and prestressed concrete structures, with regard to determination of the embedded steel components are discussed. Prototype ultrasonic procedures recently developed to determine the condition of prestressed pretensioned tendons...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1427-3
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1427-2
.... Slurry walls quality control testing inspection mix-in-place vibrated beam trencher backhoe slurry strength slurry hydraulic conductivity Roy A. Bell and John L. Sisley 1 QUALITY CONTROL OF SLURRY CUTOFF WALL INSTALLATIONS REFERENCE: Bell, R .A. and Sisley, J.L., "Quality Control of Slurry...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1991
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1409-5
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1409-8
..., are necessary steps in a comprehensive program. Discussed are the evaluation and testing procedures, masking techniques, disassembly and inspection procedures, etc., which have proven useful as part of solving leakage problems. Particular emphasis is placed on testing procedures which are adaptable to use...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1990
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1278-5
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1278-0
... With a need for periodic inspection or access to many hot insulated surfaces, removable/reuseable insulation covers have been found to be a good solution. These covers reduce the heat loss on surfaces such as valves, flanges, pumps, compressors, and piping where otherwise a permanent, non...
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Series: ASTM Selected Technical Papers
Publisher: ASTM International
Published: 1990
ISBN-10: 0-8031-1400-1
ISBN: 978-0-8031-1400-5
... in a continuing approach to quality improvement and elimination of massive inspection programs. Acceptance Sampling Process Control Inspection Quality System Sampling Edward G. Schilling ACCEPTANCE SAMPLING - PAST,PRESENT,AND FUTURE REFERENCE: Schilling, E. G., "Acceptance Sampling: Past, Present...