PD443 - ASME BPV Code: Section VIII Division 1 Combination Course
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This course is a comprehensive introduction to the requirements of various codes and standards, regarding inspection, repairs and alterations of pressure equipment, and in particular, pressure vessels. This event is Qualified for 35 PDUs by Professional Engineers Board Singapore, and 3.8 IACET (International Association for Continuing Education and Training) CEUs/38 PDHs.
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Who Should Attend this course?
This course is designed for engineers, managers and quality personnel who are involved in the design, manufacturing, fabrication and inspection of pressure vessels that are built to the requirements of ASME Codes & Standards. Some technical background will be helpful, but attendees are not required to have an Engineering degree or previous work experience in the subject matter.
What will i learn in this course?
An understanding of the background of the Code
How to apply the Code rules to more common design and fabrication situations
How to perform calculations for some of the loadings and situations not addressed by the Code
How to prepare design specifications, design reports, data reports, and other documentation
The latest developments in the rapidly advancing field of pressure equipment inspection and repairs
An overview of the work being performed by API, ASME, and PVRC in the related areas.
Post construction codes and standards and the interrelation of various documents
An explanation of the responsibilities of the users, manufacturers, repair organizations, regulatory agencies and authorized inspectors
Duration: 5 days
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- Introduction to ASME Code and Section VIII
- General Requirements
- Materials Requirements
- General Design Requirements
- Design for Internal Pressure
- Design for Buckling
- Design of Flat Heads and Covers
- Design of Openings
- Fabrication Requirements
- NDE, Testing, Pressure Relief and Documentation Requirements
- Requirements for Vessels Fabricated by Welding
- Requirements for Carbon and Low Alloy Steels
- Requirements for High Alloy Steels
- Requirements for Heat Treated Materials
- Code Appendices
- Example Problems
Module 7: Introduction to In-Service Codes and Standards
Module 8: National Board Inspection Code (NBIC) Rules
Module 9: API-510 Rules
Module 10: Introduction to API-579
Mr. Kamran Mokhtarian, P.E. - Principal Engineer