This standard specifies requirements and gives recommendations for the mechanical design, material selection, fabrication, inspection, testing, and preparation for shipment of shell-and-tube heat exchangers for the petroleum, petrochemical, and natural gas industries.
This standard is applicable to the following types of shell-and-tube heat exchangers: heaters, condensers, coolers... Read more...More Product Announcements from American Petroleum Institute (API)
This specification establishes the minimum requirements for the design and manufacture of the following types of new equipment:
a) articulated choke and kill lines;
b) choke and kill manifold buffer chamber;
c) choke and kill manifold assembly;
d) drilling choke actuators;
e) drilling choke controls;
f) drilling chokes;
g) flexible choke and kil... Read more...
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Enhance refinery safety, improve workplace safeguards, and protect the environment with the new edition of API Standard 520, Sizing, Selection, and Installation of Pressure-relieving Devices, Part II-Installation. In its Sixth Edition, this standard covers methods of installation for pressure-relief devices that are us... Read more...More Product Announcements from American Petroleum Institute (API)
The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc. (ASC), in collaboration with ASTM, has released a new ASTM International standard, D7447-08, Standard Practice for Symbolizing Adhesive Applications. This standard, and the accompanying electronic symbol, enable engineers, architects, designers and other end-users to more conveniently represent adhesives on computer-aided design (CAD) drawings. Read more...More Product Announcements from Adhesives.org
The 2015 ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) is the safety code for pressure integrity. It establishes rules of safety governing the design, fabrication, and inspection of boilers, pressure vessels, and nuclear power plant components. Read more...More Product Announcements from IHS Product Design
Author: Hilary Skinner
Publication date: 1 June 2004
This guide on selecting and placing material as hardcore takes account of recent standards and can be used to specify aggregate materials for use as hardcore, ensuring that the material is both physically stable and chemically inert.
Features and benefits
- gives examples of cu... Read more...More Product Announcements from IHS BRE Press
Author: P J Littlefair
Publication date: 1 April 1996
Explore innovative daylighting systems with this classic book which evaluates more than 30 such systems. It also discusses how general daylighting design principles can be adapted to daylight-redirecting systems, from simple light shelves to complex heliostats with light pipes.
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Publication date: 13 March 2007
Get this key, authoritative, best-selling reference guide to soakaway design. You will find design and construction procedures for soakaways, and explanations on how to calculate rainfall design values and soil infiltration rates, with design examples. Use in conjunction with AP241 BRESOAK Soakaway d... Read more...More Product Announcements from IHS BRE Press
A small business with a big idea gains international traction by sitting at the standards development table. Jonathan Shimshoni describes how his company, Escape Rescue Systems, made the leap from codes and standards to market access. Read more...More Product Announcements from ASTM International
The future is now: jet packs are real. One of the latest trends in water sports is the rise of water-propelled jet packs that provide thrilling rides on, and above, the water. To keep the jet pack industry progressing safely, an ASTM subcommittee is now developing a new standard, WK47642, Practice for Water Propelled Jet Packs for Commercial Use.
WK47642 will provide guidelines an... Read more...More Product Announcements from ASTM International