ASME - International Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code
The International Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code establishes rules of safety governing the design fabrication and inspection of boilers and pressure vessels and nuclear power plant components during construction. The ASME - American Society of Mechanical Engineers - International Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) is made of 11 sections and contains over 15 divisions and subsections.
What is ASME Code & Why Does It Matter? | American Heating Co.
Apr 14 2020 · ASME also serves as the leading international developer of standards and codes used to regulate the mechanical engineering industry. ASME code also known as ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code or BPVC is the standard that regulates the design development and construction of
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ORS 480.515(3) is not a part of this code but is reproduced here for the reader's convenience: 480.515 Definitions for ORS 480.510 to 480.670. (3) "Boiler" or "boilers" means:closed vessel or vessels intended for the heating or vaporizing of liquids to be used externally to such vessel or vessels by the application of heat from combustible fuels electricity or nuclear energy;
Specifying high-temperature hot-water boilers and systems
Feb 15 2019 · Depending on the design criteria boilers must comply with Section I or Section IV of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code . Hot-water boilers designed and constructed to operate at temperatures