11. Section 11: Pressure Vessels

  1. Clifford Matthews

Published Online: 19 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119967958.ch11

Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition

Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Matthews, C. (2012) Section 11: Pressure Vessels, in Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119967958.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119976226

Online ISBN: 9781119967958

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Keywords:

  • pressure vessels;
  • vessel codes and standards, classification;
  • three-vessel categories, based on capacity in bar x litres;
  • BS 7910: 2006: Guide, assessing acceptability of flaw;
  • EN 13445:2002 Unfired Pressure Vessels;
  • ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code;
  • pressure vessel design features;
  • cylindrical pressure vessel design stresses;
  • stress categories, and stress combination analysis;
  • vessel certification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Vessel codes and standards

  • Pressure vessel design features

  • Cylindrical pressure vessel design stresses

  • Stress categories

  • Analysis of stress combinations

  • Vessel certification

  • Flanges