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Jurandir Primo, PE
This course brings a short and didactic summary of Boilers & Pressure Vessels – Basic Calculations for plate and piping wall thicknesses and pressures, according to defined materials allowable stresses, in an easy form, suited for everyone, beginners, students, technicians, engineers, contractors and all interested professionals, working or not with Design Codes. This course was summarized and transformed in a language, next to users, to facilitate the whole comprehension of pressure vessels manufacturing, inspection and tests, properly distributed in 28 pages. The subject of this Boilers & Pressure Vessels – Basic Calculations course is to show a timely resume with practical information and comprehensive wall minimum thickness and maximum pressure calculations for pressure vessels and pressure pipes. The formulas and recommendations are based on industry reliable practices and have to be used as guidelines. The author can not assume any role or responsibility for improper use of tables and formulas. A qualified engineer in a Plant Process or Piping should be always consulted to give satisfactory solutions for pressure vessels under the proper Design Codes.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
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