This inspection code covers the in-service inspection, repair, alteration, and rerating activities for pressure vessels and the pressure- relieving devices protecting these vessels. This inspection code applies to most refining and chemical process vessels that have been placed in service. This includes:
vessels constructed in accordance with an applicable construction code
vessels constructed without a construction code (non-code)-A vessel not fabricated to a ecognized construction code and meeting no known recognized standard
vessels constructed and approved as jurisdictional special based upon jurisdiction acceptance of particular design, fabrication, inspection, testing, and installation.
non-standard vessels-A vessel fabricated to a recognized construction code but has lost it's nameplate or stamping.
Product Code(s): C51009,C51009
Product Replaces Pressure Vessel Inspection Code: Maintenance Inspection, Rating, Repair, and Alteration - Includes Addenda 1, 2, 3 and 4 (1999, 2000, 2001, 2003) (Edition: 8th Edition)Product is Related To Recommended Practice for Fitness-for-Service (Edition: 1st) API Recommended Practice 580, Risk-Based Inspection, First Edition (Edition: 1st) Welding Inspection and Metallurgy, First Edition (Edition: 1st)