Dictionary of Pressure Vessel, Piping and Industrial Valve Technology (Hardback)H. P. Schmitz (author)
Hardback 281 Pages / Published: 01/11/2010
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This substantially extended and revised revision of the 3rd Edition considered the terminology of the latest editions of appropriate national and international American and British regulations, standards and specifications compared with German regulations and literature as well as publications and brochures numerous manufacturers. The dictionary extended to 5,000 words contains now over 21,000 terms and numerous explanatory notes on the individual functional areas such as: Pressure vessels, columns, tanks, heat exchangers, fittings, bursting disc backups, traps, pigging technology, strength calculation, materials, welding, destructive and non-destructive testing, quality management, testing and acceptance, heat - and aerodynamics, insulation. Many terms are illustrated in over 700 illustrations and schematic diagrams in the Appendix. This concise dictionary represents an extremely valuable tool for engineers, technicians, researchers, scholars and translators, i.e. for anyone who has to deal with the relevant literature.
Publisher: Vulkan-Verlag GmbH
Number of pages: 281
Edition: 4th ed.
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