2nd Annual Fitness-For-Service, Mechanical Integrity, & Reliability Symposium

E²G | The Equity Engineering Group, Inc., January 29, 2020

E²G will be hosting the 2nd Annual Fitness-For-Service, Mechanical Integrity, & Reliability Symposium for Owner/Operators in January 2020.

Symposium Topics will be presented by Subject Matter Experts and include:

  • Preview of Changes in the Coming Edition of API 579-1/ASME FFS-1
  • What’s New in the Pressure Vessel, Piping and Tank Codes: ASME Section VIII and B31 Codes, and API Codes 620, 650, and 653
  • Differences in Metal Loss Assessment Techniques Between API 579-1/ASME FFS-1 and the Inspection Codes
  • Options to Justify Continued Operation of Equipment That Does Not Pass an FFS Evaluation
  • Leveraging Fitness-For-Service and Inspection Techniques to Manage HTHA
  • Changes in Design Loads and Load Combinations Over the Years and Their Effect on Designs, Modifications, and FFS
  • Piping t-min/t-structural Table Development
  • API 579-1/ASME FFS-1 Creep Assessments
  • Evaluating the Ductile Tearing Resistance of Austenitic Stainless Steel
  • Benefits of Implementing a Structural Integrity/Risk Assessment Approach to Aging Infrastructure
  • Advanced Methods and Updated Procedures for Evaluating Risk of Potential Brittle Fracture Failures
  • An Introduction to Hydraulic Transient Analysis: Evaluating Overpressure Scenarios in Piping
  • Proactive Vibration Assessments of Future Operating Conditions: An RBI Approach to Evaluating Piping Vibration Risk

Panel Discussion Topics:

  • A105 Flange Toughness Concerns, Code Responses
  • Coke Drum Reliability, Holistic Approaches

Software Demonstrations:

  • SIMFLEX-III, Translators, and FFS Tools
  • eec WebTools

For more information or to register, click here.

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