TITLE

Good Practices for Inspecting Austenitic Stainless Steel Tube and Pipe Systems in Hygienic Applications

AUTHOR(S)
Lang, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Inspection Trends;Apr2013, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides tips for U.S. welding inspectors on checking austenitic stainless steel tube and pipe systems in hygienic applications, in compliance to the American Welding Society (AWS) D18.1/D18.1M specification. Welding inspectors are required to verify preconstruction weld sampling (PWS) as acceptable per AWS D18.1/D18.1M Section 6 and use it as a standard during production day.
ACCESSION #
88011475

 

Related Articles

  • Editor's Note. Johnsen, Mary Ruth // Inspection Trends;Apr2013, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p6 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the author discusses various reports published within the issue, including one sharing tips for U.S. welding inspectors working overseas and another by Michael Lang discussing inspecting austenitic stainless steel tube and pipe systems in...

  • Being in Business as a CWI. Boling, Brent E. // Inspection Trends;Apr2013, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p24 

    The article discusses the options available to those who passed the American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) examination. Options to consider at this point include staying with the company if they paid for the certification, traveling the world doing welding inspections,...

  • BRAZING Q&A. SHAPIRO, ALEXANDER E.; HIRTHE, TIM P.; KAY, DAN // Welding Journal;Aug2014, Vol. 93 Issue 8, p26 

    The article presents questions and answers related to brazing such as the brazing of Grade 2 titanium tube coil into an oxygen-free high conductivity (OFHC) copper bushing and brazing of commercially pure (CP) titanium and austenitic stainless steel.

  • STAINLESS Q&A. Kotecki, Damian J. // Welding Journal;May2012, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p14 

    The article provides an answer to a question of preparing an all-weld-metal tensile test specimen from E312-16 austenitic stainless steel electrodes' lot to quality the lot.

  • FILLER METAL SELECTION FOR STAINLESS STEEL. Swank Jr., Elmer // World of Welding;Spring2011, p13 

    The article presents an answer to a question related to the selection of filler metal for welding the 300 series austenitic stainless steel base metals.

  • Ethics Alert: Certified vs. Qualified. Kane, Joseph P. // Inspection Trends;Jan2012, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p24 

    The article discusses the importance of the proper use of terminology among Certified Welding Inspectors (CWI). It cites the use of the terms "American Welding Society (AWS) certified" or "AWS certification" when talking about welder performance qualification. Particular focus is given to an...

  • Examination of Crater Crack Formation in Nitrogen-Containing Austenitic Stainless Steel Welds. Nage, D. D.; Raja, V. S. // Welding Journal;Apr2007, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p104s 

    The article studies the effect of nitrogen addition on the crater cracking tendency of 317L and 904L austenitic stainless steel welds. The nitrogen content of the welds was altered during welding. The extent of solidification cracking was determined. The Ferrite Number of the welds was measured...

  • Interpretation of Phase Formation in Austenitic Stainless Steel Welds. Iamboliev, T.; Katayama, S.; Matsunawa, A. // Welding Journal;Dec2003, Vol. 82 Issue 12, p337-S 

    Discusses the mechanism of microstructure formation in austenitic stainless steel welds. Criteria for identification; Solidification modes under arc welding conditions.

  • EDITORIAL. Pal, T. K. // Indian Welding Journal;Oct2015, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p15 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the evaluation of the arc welding process, the formation of microstructures in a coated electrode and the hot tensile properties of austenitic stainless steel.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics