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Online Companion Guide to the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Codes: Criteria and Commentary on Select Aspects of the Boiler & Pressure Vessel Codes

Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2020

The ASME B31.3 Process Piping Code is one of a series of piping codes which cover piping for various industries. This chapter covers the ASME B31.3 Process Piping Code as well as some of the other books in the B31 series: In PART A: B31.3–2014 Process Piping; In PART B: B31.5–2013 Refrigeration Piping and Heat Transfer Components; In PART C: B31.9–2014 Building Services Piping; In PART D: B31E–2008 Standard for the Seismic Design and Retrofit of Above-Ground Piping Systems; In PART E: B31J–2013 Standard Test Methods for Determining Stress Intensification Factors (i-Factors) for Metallic Piping Components; and In PART...

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32.
ASME RTP-1
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33.
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34.
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1.
API 526
,
Flanged Steel Pressure Relief Valves
;
The American Petroleum Institute
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2.
API 570
,
Piping Inspection Code: Inspection Repair, Alteration, and Rerating of In-Service Piping Systems
;
The American Petroleum Institute
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3.
API 594
,
Wafer and Wafer-Lug Check Valves
;
The American Petroleum Institute
.
4.
API 599
,
Metal Plug Valves—Flanged and Welding Ends
;
The American Petroleum Institute
.
5.
API 600
,
Steel Gate Valves—Flanged, Threaded and Butt-Welding Ends Bolted and Pressure Seal Bonnets
;
The American Petroleum Institute
.
6.
API 602
,
Compact Steel Gate Valves—Flanged, Threaded, Welding and Extended Body Ends
,
The American Petroleum Institute
.
7.
API 603
,
Class 150, Cast, Corrosion-Resistant, Flanged-End Gate Valves
,
The American Petroleum Institute
.
8.
API 608
,
Metal Ball Valves—Flanged, Threaded, and Butt-Welding Ends
,
The American Petroleum Institute
.
9.
API 609
,
Butterfly Valves: Double Flanged, Lug- and Water-Type
,
The American Petroleum Institute
.
10.
ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section I
,
Power Boilers
,
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11.
ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section II, Part A
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Materials, Ferrous Material Specifications
,
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12.
ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section II, Part B
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Materials, Nonferrous Material Specifications
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The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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13.
ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section III
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Rules for Construction of Nuclear Power Plant Components
;
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14.
ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section VIII, Division 1
,
Pressure Vessels
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15.
ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section VIII, Division 2
,
Pressure Vessels, Alternative Rules
;
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.
16.
ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Section IX
,
Welding and Brazing Qualifications
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
17.
ASME B31.1
,
Power Piping
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
18.
ASME B31.3
,
Process Piping
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
19.
ASME B31.4
,
Liquid Transportation Systems for Hydrocarbons, Liquid Petroleum Gas, Anhydrous Ammonia, and Alcohols
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
20.
ASME B31.5
,
Refrigeration Piping
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
21.
ASME B31.8
,
Gas Transmission and Distribution Piping Systems
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
22.
ASME B31.9
,
Building Services Piping
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
23.
ASME B31J
,
Standard Method to Develop Stress Intensification and Flexibility Factors for Piping Components
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers; under development
.
24.
ASME B16.1
,
Cast Iron Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings
;
American National Standards Institute
.
25.
ASME B1.20.1
,
Pipe Threads, General Purpose (Inch)
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
26.
ASME B16.3
,
Malleable Iron Threaded Fittings
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
27.
ASME B16.4
,
Gray Iron Threaded Fittings
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
28.
ASME B16.5
,
Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
29.
ASME B16.9
,
Factory-Made Wrought-Steel Butt welding Fittings
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
30.
ASME B16.10
,
Face-to-Face and End-to-End Dimensions of Valves
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
31.
ASME B16.11
,
Forged Steel Fittings, Socket-Welding and Threaded
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
32.
ASME B16.14
,
Ferrous Pipe Plugs, Bushings, and Locknuts with Pipe Threads
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
33.
ASME B16.15
,
Cast Bronze Threaded Fittings, Classes 125 and 250
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
34.
ASME B16.18
,
Cast Copper-Alloy Solder-Joint Pressure Fittings
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
35.
ASME B16.22
,
Wrought Copper and Copper-Alloy Solder-Joint Pressure Fittings
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
36.
ASME B16.24
,
Bronze Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings, Classes 150, 300, 400, 600, 900, 1500, and 2500 and Flanged Fittings, Classes 150 and 300
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
37.
ASME B16.26
,
Cast Copper Alloy Fittings for Flared Copper Tubes
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38.
ASME B16.28
,
Wrought-Steel Buttwelding Short Radius Elbows and Returns
,
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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39.
ASME B16.34
,
Valves—Flanged, Threaded, and Welding End
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40.
ASME B16.36
,
Orifice Flanges, Classes 300, 600, 600, 900, 1500, and 2500
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The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
41.
ASME B16.39
,
Malleable Iron Threaded Pipe Unions, Classes 150, 250, and 300
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
42.
ASME B16.42
,
Ductile Iron Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings, Classes 150 and 300
;
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.
43.
ASME B16.47
,
Large Diameter Steel Flanges, NPS 26 Through NPS 60
;
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.
44.
ASME B16.48
,
Steel Line Blanks
;
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
.
45.
AWWA C110
,
Ductile-Iron and Gray-Iron Fittings, 3 Inch Through 48 Inch (75 mm Through 1200 mm), for Water and Other Liquids
;
American Water Works Association
.
46.
AWWA C115
,
Flanged Ductile-Iron with Ductile-Iron or Gray-Iron Threaded Flanges
,
American Water Works Association
.
47.
AWWA C207
,
Steel Pipe Flanges for Water Works Service, Sizes 4 Inch Through 144 Inch (100 mm Through 3,600 mm)
;
American Water Works Association
.
48.
AWWA C208
,
Dimensions for Fabricated Steel Water Pipe Fittings
,
American Water Works Association
.
49.
AWWA C 500
,
Metal-Seated Gate Valves for Water Supply Service
,
American Water Works Associations
.
50.
AWWA C 504
,
Rubber-Seated Butterfly Valves
,
American Water Works Association
.
51.
MSS SP-42
,
Class 150 Corrosion-Resistant Gate, Globe, Angle, and Check Valves With Flanged and Butt weld Ends
;
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
52.
MSS SP-43
,
Wrought Stainless Steel Butt welding Fittings
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
53.
MSS SP-44
,
Steel Pipe Line Flanges
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
54.
MSS SP-51
,
Class 150 LW Corrosion-Resistant Cast Flanges and Flanged Fittings
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
55.
MSS SP-65
,
High-Pressure Chemical Industry Flanges and Threaded Stubs for Use with Lens Gaskets
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
56.
MSS SP-70
,
Cast Iron Gate Valves, Flanged and Threaded Ends
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
57.
MSS SP-71
,
Cast Iron Swing Check Valves, Flanged and Threaded Ends
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
58.
MSS SP-72
,
Ball Valves With Flanged or Buttwelding Ends for General Service
;
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
59.
MSS SP-73
,
Brazing Joints for copper and copper Alloy pressure fittings
.
60.
MSS SP-75
,
Specifications for High Test Wrought Buttwelding Fittings
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
61.
MSS SP-79
,
Socket-Welding Reducer Inserts
;
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
62.
MSS SP-80
,
Bronze Gate, Globe, Angle, and Check Valves
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
63.
MSS SP-81
,
Stainless Steel, Bonnetless, Flanged, Knife Gate Valves
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
64.
MSS SP-83
,
Class 3000 Steel Pipe Unions, Socket-Welding and Threaded
;
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
65.
MSS SP-85
,
Cast Iron Globe and Angle Valves, Flanged and Threaded Ends
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
66.
MSS SP-88
,
Diaphragm-Type Valves
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
67.
MSS SP-95
,
Swage (d) Nipples and Bull Plugs
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
68.
MSS SP-97
,
Integrally Reinforced Forged Branch Outlet Fittings—Socket Welding, Threaded, and Buttwelding Ends
;
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
69.
MSS SP-105
,
Instrument Valves for Code Applications
,
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
70.
MSS SP-58
,
Pipe Hangers and Supports—Materials, Design, and Manufacture
;
Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve and Fittings Industry, Inc.
71.
SAE J513
,
Refrigeration Tube Fittings—General Specifications
;
Society of Automotive Engineers
.
72.
SAE J514
,
Hydraulic Tube Fittings
;
Society of Automotive Engineers
.
73.
SAE J518
,
Hydraulic Flange Tube, Pipe, and Hose Connections, Four-Bolt Split Flanged Type
;
Society of Automotive Engineers
.
74.
WRC 107
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Wichman
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K.
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