Pressure Vessel Design Manual

Pressure Vessel Design Manual

by Dennis R. Moss, Michael M. Basic


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780123870001
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 12/06/2012
Pages: 496
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 2.10(d)

About the Author

Dennis Moss has more than 40 years' experience in the design, manufacture and inspection of pressure vessels. He is currently a Technical Director and Fellow for Fluor's Southern California office where he is the Section Supervisor of the Vessel Group.

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Easy-to-use reference providing a step-by-step approach that includes visual aids for easy understanding.

Table of Contents

Stresses in Pressure Vessels; General Design; Design of Vessel Supports; Special Designs; Local Loads; Related Equipment; Transportation and Erection of Pressure Vessels; Appendices A-R:Guide to ASME Section VIII, Division 1; Design Data Sheet for Vessels; Joint Efficiencies (ASME Code); Properties of Heads; Volumes and Surface Areas of Vessel Sections; Vessel Nomenclature; Useful Formulas for Vessels; Material Selection Guide; Summary of Requirements for 100% X-Ray and PWHT; Material Properties; Metric Conversions; Allowable compressure stress for columns; Flat plate formulas; External Insulation for Vertical Vessels; Flow over Weirs; Time Required to drain vessels; Vessel Surge capacities and hold up times; Minor Defects evaluation procedure.

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