Brittle Fracture Screening Section 3 of API 579 may be applied when evaluating specific equipment with sharp grooves or other flaws. ... The damage tolerance of the equipment can guide the selection of the sensitivity of the inspection/NDE method and the scope of the inspection. ...  API, Piping Inspection Code: Inspection, Repair, Alteration, and Rerating of In-Service Piping Systems, API 570, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Service experience and fitness-for-service in power and petroleum processing|
|Author||:||American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Pressure Vessels and Piping Division, Materials Properties Council|