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Companion Guide to the ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code, Volume 1, Second Edition

K. R. Rao
K. R. Rao
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Chapter 11, authored by John T. Land, deals with Subsection NG (Core-Support Structures). This chapter provides commentary and practical examples on the materials, design, fabrication, installation, and examination requirements for core-support structures in Section III, Division 1, Subsection NG. In addition, commentary on Section XI as it applies to core-support structure repair, replacement, examination, and inspection requirements is presented. In the first edition, the 1998 Edition of the Code was used to provide examples and discussion points. In this edition, the 2001 Edition of the Code up to and including July 2003 Addenda is used to provide examples and discussion...

11.1 Introduction
11.2 Jurisdictional Boundaries (NG-1130)
11.3 Distinctions Between Core Support Structures, Internal Structures, Threaded Structural Fasteners, and Temporary Attachments
11.4 Unique Conditions of Service
11.5 Materials of Construction (NG-2000)
11.6 Special Materials
11.7 Fabrication and Installation Rules and Requirements (NG-4000)
11.8 Examination and Repair (NG-5000)
11.9 Design
11.10 Testing
11.11 Overpressure Protection
11.12 Nameplates∕Stamping Effects (NG-8000) [11]
11.13 Environmental Effects (NG-3124)
11.14 Special Bolting Requirements (NG-3230)
11.15 Code Cases (NCA-1140)
11.16 Interpretations for Subsection NG
11.17 Elevated Temperature Applications
11.18 Additional Considerations
11.19 Beyond the State of the Art
11.20 References
11.21 Abbreviations and Nomenclature
11.22 Summary of Revisions
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