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Failures 2002 Risk, Economy and Safety, Failure Minimisation and Analysis

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Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium on Risk, Economy and Safety, Failure Minimisation and Analysis, organised by The Engineering Formation in association with AEA Technology plc., 2002. Edited by R. K. Penny.
ISBN 1 901537 40 4, 334 pages.

Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium on Risk, Economy and Safety Failure Minimisation and Analysis, Umlanga Rocks, South Africa 27-31 May 2002

Opening Address
B. TOMKINS

GENERAL TOPICS

Diagnosis of Pump Failure at a Desalination Plant
M. E. El-DAHSHAN

Readily Preventable Failure: Causes, Costs and Consequences
E. VREUGDE and A. DONALDSON

Boiler Plan Life Extension Problems in Sub-Saharan Africa
K. McINTYRE

Failure Analysis on Burst Steam Line
D. E. BOTHA, C. MARAIS and C. DENT

The Cost of Human Failure: Dollars or Human Lives
J. A. COLLINS

Formation of Engineers Through Education and Training
W. KOHLHÖFER

Further Considerations on Small Punch Creep Testing
K. B. YOON, T. W. MA and U. B. BAEK

SOME ESSENTIAL TECHNIQUES

Mathematical Description of Damage of Chemical Equipment as Part of Risk Assessment
S. VEJVODA and B. TEPLY

A Model for Probablistic Fracture Mechanics in Creep and Fatigue Crack Growth
K. NIKBIN

Practical Methods for Creep Assessments: Data Extrapolation and Crack Propagation
R. K. PENNY

Fatigue Design of Welded Structures and Components
L. JUNEK and S. VEJVODA

Weld Repair of Equipment in Operation
T. BOSMAN

Investigation of a Fire and an Explosion in Two Refineries
I. LE MAY

Examples of Totally Avoidable Disaster
J. A. COLLINS

Engineering Design – a Birth-to-Death Process
R. K. PENNY

PLANT INTEGRITY

Use of Risk Assessment in Management of Stress Corrosion Crack
S. ADAIR

Understanding and Dealing with “Opportunity Crude Oils”
A. C. HEMBOLD

Pressure-Relieving Devices – a Risk Based Approach to Criticality Rating Inspection Frequency
N. SUKAIH

Thinned Pipe Management of Secondary Systems in Nuclear Power Plants
S. H. LEE, T. R. KIM, H. S. CHUNG, S. C. JEON and K. M. HWANG

Corrosive Cracking of Construction Materials of Atomic Energy Plants
A. M. PARSHIN, R. N. KIKITHEV and A. P. PETKOVA

FURTHER CASES

NDE for In-Service inspection
D. W. FISHER

Prevention of Failure and Unsafe Working Conditions in Underground Mining Machines by Design to Specification
W. van WYK

De-Mothballing Boiler Plant
K. McINTYRE and E. de VILLIERS

Dynamic Analysis on Tandem Tippler
D. E. BOTHA, C. MARAIS and A. GROENEWALD

Life Extension of a First Generation Reactor Pressure Vessel based on Operational Experience
B. T. TIMOFEEV

Solid Solutions Delay Peculiarities and Construction Materials of Nuclear Power Systems
A. M. PARSHIN and I. V TEPLUKHINA