ASME Section VIII Div. 2 Pressure Vessels



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Course Description

Based on the rules for pressure vessel design and construction, this course is a comprehensive introduction to the requirements of ASME Section VIII, Division 1&2 including background, organization, design, materials, fabrication, installation inspection, testing and documentation of pressure vessels.  It covers more commonly applied subsections and paragraphs and includes a practical discussion of individual problems and situations.  

Course Objectives

  • Understanding ASME codes &standards 
  • Familiarizing with ASME Code VIII, Div.1 & 2, Pressure Vessels
  • Learning about pressure vessels design considerations& material requirement as per ASME code
  • Analyzing pressure vessels fabrications& special fabrication technique as per ASME code
  • Understanding pressure vessels opening and reinforcement as per ASME code
  • Being familliar with pressure vessels quality control and inspection as per ASME code
  • Learning about pressure vessels installation permit as per ASME code

Who Should Attend?

  • Technologists
  • Process engineers 
  • Mechanical engineers
  • Inspection engineers
  • Maintenance or project engineers

Industrial Inspectors 

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • ASME CODES & STANDARDS
  • Introduction to code &standard 
  • ASME - Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code
  • Basic differences between ASME VIII Div. 1 and ASME VIII Div. 2.
  • Guide to ASME Code VIII, Division 2, Pressure Vessels

 

Day 2

  • BPV Code, Section VIII, Division 2: Pressure Vessels 
  • Module 1: Introduction and General Requirements
  • Module 2: Data Reports and Stamping
  • Module 3: Materials Requirements
  •  Module 4: Material Toughness Requirements
  •  Module 5: Design by Rule Requirements
  •  Module 6: Design for Internal Pressure

Day 3

  • BPV Code, Section VIII, Division 2: Pressure Vessels 
  • Module 7: Design for External Pressure And Buckling 
  • Module 8: Design Rules For Openings 

Day 4

  • BPV Code, Section VIII, Division 2: Pressure Vessels 
  • Module 9: Design by Analysis Requirements 

Day 5

  • BPV Code, Section VIII, Division 2: Pressure Vessels 
  • Example problems
  • Discussion
  • Module 10: Fabrication Requirements
  • Module 11: Inspection and Examination Requirements
  • Module 12: Pressure Testing and Over-Pressure Protection Requirements
  • Tolerances
  • Documentation and stamping

 

  • All lectures are in colorful presentation
  • All lectures are interspersed with interactive discussion
  • All lectures include group discussion, case history and exercises
  • Actual major incidents as well as industry experience are reviewed
  • Participants receive a multicolor course manual
  • Pictures of real incidents and case history are shown
  • Videos on the subject are shown

08:20 - 10:00                 First Session

10:00 -10:20                  Coffee / Tea / Snacks

10:20 - 12:20                 Second Session

12:20 - 13:30                 Lunch Break & Prayer Break

13:30 - 15:00                 Last Session