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Continuing and Changing Priorities of the ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Codes and Standards

Editor
K.R. Rao
K.R. Rao
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ISBN:
9780791860199
No. of Pages:
802
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2014

In past editions of the handbook, this chapter has primarily addressed issues as they pertained to Section III of the ASME B&PV Code. In particular, it has addressed issues concerning the seismic response of nuclear facilities. Currently, many other facilities covered by the ASME B&PV Code have had to address these same issues, often with little guidance from the appropriate Code section. Modern LNG terminals, for example, have had to undergo extensive seismic reviews. These facilities contain equipment covered by Section VIII and B31.3 of the Code. Neither of these Code section give any guidance to the designer concerning seismic...

6.1 Introduction
6.2 Types of Dynamic Loads
6.3 Glossary
6.4 Basic Equations of Motion and Time-Dependent Loading Functions
6.5 Earthquake Loads
6.6 Vibratory Loads
6.7 Relief-Valve Discharge Load
6.8 Fluidhammer
6.9 Multi-Phase Flow Analysis with CFD
6.10 Pipe Break
6.11 Fluid Jets
6.12 Missiles
6.13 References
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