Table of Contents

Dedication

Preface to the First Edition

Preface to the Second Edition

Chapter 1. Major Codes and Standards

Overview

Structure of Codes

Code Categories

Chapter 2. Metric versus U.S. Customary Measurement

Overview

Hard versus Soft Metric Conversion

SI System of Measurement

Methods of Conversion from One System to the Other

Challenges for Converting from One System to the Other

Chapter 3. Selection and Use of Pipeline Materials

Overview

Selection of Materials

ASTM and Other Material Specifications

Listed and Unlisted Materials

Allowed Stress Criteria for Time-Dependent Stresses

Stress Criteria for Nonmetals

Corrosion and Other Factors

Chapter 4. Piping and Pipeline Sizing, Friction Losses, and Flow Calculations

Overview

Fluid Mechanics Classes

Viscosity

Reynolds Number

Friction Factor

Equivalent Pipe Lengths

Hydraulic Radius

Compressible Flow

Pipe Sizing

Chapter 5. Piping and Pipeline Pressure Thickness Integrity Calculations

Overview

Basic Wall Thickness Calculations

Basic Code Equations

Pipe Turns or Bends

Miter Bends

External Pressure

Chapter 6. Straight Pipe, Curved Pipe, and Intersection Calculations

Overview

Code Standards

ASME Standards

Chapter 7. Piping Flexibility, Reactions, and Sustained Thermal Calculations

Overview

Expansion and Stress Range

Flexibility Analysis

Linear Expansion due to Heat

Required Flexibility Analysis

SIF Development Methodology and B31-J

Chapter 8. Pipe Support Elements, Methods, and Calculations

Overview

Support Design

Nonrigid Hangers

Riser Support

Chapter 9. Specialty Components

Expansion Joints

Details

No. of pages:
412
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Electronic ISBN:
9780124169685
Print ISBN:
9780124167476