Types of Pressure Vessels and Design Consideration for Ensuring Safety

In this this article, guest author Mahadevan, V discusses the types of pressure vessels according to their designs. It also covers the minimum considerations needed for safe operation of the pressure vessels during the design stage and during plant operations. He also mentions the types of process vessels, heat exchangers and storage tanks.  What is […]

The Steam Explosion

In this guest post David Ashcroft talks about what a steam explosion is, it’s causes and its consequences When we think of explosions, we tend to think more of combustion-type explosions. Certainly, many injuries and deaths, as well as untold equipment damage has been done due to the releases of energy caused by the sudden combustion […]