ESIA 5 Structural Integrity in the 21st Century – The Lifetime of Plant, Structures and Components: Evaluation, Design, Extension and Management

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Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Engineering Structural Integrity Assessment organised by The Dynamic Testing Agency in association with AEA Technology plc, held at Churchill College, Cambridge, UK 19-21 September 2000 Editors: J.H.Edwards, P.E.J. Flewitt, B.C. Gasper, K.A. McLarty, R.A. Smith, P. Stanley, J.A.G. Temple and B. Tomkins.
ISBN 1 901537 17 X (2000), 528 pages.

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DESIGN

Structural Integrity Matters – A Multi-Disciplinary Approach
J F KNOTT

Prevention is Better than Cure
R HIGGINS

Application of Fast Reactor Experience to Other Reactor Systems

B D DANIELS, C PICKER, D GREEN, G STEWART, A M PENNICK

A Strain-Based Approach to Fracture Assessment – Example Applications

D LINKENS, C L FORMBY, R A AINSWORTH

Post Yield Fracture Mechanics Analysis of a Postulated Defect in
a Nozzle/Sphere Intersection under Complex Loading
J A BUCKLAND, M F R SAMMUR

Determination of Yield Loads for Welded Joints with an Analytical
Method
E JUNGHAMS, D DOBI

Engineering Critical Assessment to Evaluate Partial Height Hydrotesting
of LPG Storage Tanks
C S WIESNER, H G PISARSKI

Engineering Design – A Birth to Death Process
R K PENNY

Stress Intensity Factors for Weld Toe Cracks in Tubular Joints
M M K LEE, D BOWNESS

Fatigue Strength of Welded Joint Including the Weld Defect in the
Weld Metal
S NAKADA, H MIHARADA, S NAKAHIGASHI, S KANNO

Fatigue Life Comparison for T and Cruciform Welded Joints
A KHODADAD MOTARJEMI

The Benefits of Computer Aided Engineering
B DABELL, C MUSIOL, M POMPETZKI

The Quasihybrid Method of Strain Analysis in the Fatigue Life Calculation
Methods
D BORONSKI, J SZALA

Frequency Domain Methods to Predict the Multiaxial Fatigue Failure
of Structures Subjected to Random Vibrations

X PITOISET, A PREUMONT

The Influence of Constraint on Creep Crack Growth in 316H Stainless
Steel
A BETTINSON, K NIKBIN, N P O’DOWD G A WEBSTER

EVALUATION

The EPSRC Managed Programme in Structural Integrity
J H BEYNON

Developments in European Structural Integrity
K J MILLER

The Degradation of the Mechanical Properties of Natural Building
Stones: An ‘Elastic Damage’ Model
S K KOURKOULIS, I VARDOULAKIS, G EXADAKTYLOS

Mechanical Analysis of Shear and Flexural Failure in Concrete
R EL-SHEIKHY

Condition Monitoring of Reinforced Concrete Constructions Belonging
to the Electric Networks
D FRUMUSELU, C RADU

Structural Integrity Assessment of MCP 01 – Concrete Platform
G PRAKHYA

Assessment, Characterisation and Prediction of Failure in Advanced
Materials and Composites
P BOWEN

Probabilistic Assessment of Material Properties for Reactor Low
Alloy Steel
J E MOORMAN

Grain Boundary Phosphorus Segregation under Irradiation and Thermal
Ageing and its Effect on the Ductile to Brittle Transition for 2.25Cr1Mo
Steel
S H SONG, R G FAULKNER, P E J FLEWITT

Simulation of the Effects of Neutron Irradiation on the Fracture
Properties of a Pressure Vessel Weld Metal
S J WU, J F KNOTT

A Model to Describe the Propagation of Brittle Fracture in Ferritic
Steels Subject to Prior Creep Damage
G E SMITH, P E J FLEWITT, A G CROCKER, R MOSKOVIC

Influence of Neutron Irradiation on Embrittlement and Hardening
in Ferritic Submerged Arc Weld Metal
R MOSKOVIC

LBB and Crack Opening Behaviour of Statically Intermediate Piping
System
Y S YOO, K ANDO

Unit-Specific Evaluation of Steam Turbine Rotors Using Miniature
Sample Removal and SAFER-PC
S SRIVASTAV, J R FOULDS, S P ANDREW, G BECKERDITE

Long-Term Fatigue Control of Nuclear Power Plant Piping Systems
on the Basis of In-Service Measurements
U GAMPE, M JACOB, W KOHLPAINTNER

Engine Acoustic Condition Monitoring using Statistical Methods
W LI, F GU, A D BALL, A Y T LEUNG

Structural Integrity Monitoring Using Alternating Current Field
Measurements
W D DOVER, F P BRENNAN, L S ETUBE

Determination of Transient Temperature Fields and Heat Transfer
Coefficients of Steam Turbine Casing Using Inverse Techniques
W M PAYTEN, M LAW, A CROKER

Engineering Solutions for Weld Toe Magnification Factors for Semi-Elliptical
Cracks in T-Butt Joints
D BOWNESS, M M K LEE

Characterisation of Elevated Temperature Low Cycle Fatigue Behaviour
in 0.5Cro.5Mo0.25V Weldment Microstructures
A J TACK, C W THOMAS, O KWON, S J SWANN
[Crack-Healing and Proof Test] to Guarantee a Reliability of Ceramics
Components
K ANDO, Y SHIRAI, M NAKATANI, Y KOBAYASHI, S SATO

Engineering Critical Assessment of Class 310 Bogie Transoms
S MANTEGHI, S G KELLY

Procedure for Life Estimation of a Component under Variable Amplitude
Loading
A H PAES DE ANDRADE, L C H RICARDO

Life Management Programme of Nuclear Facilities
S FABBRI, R VERSACI, M CHOCRON, R MIZRAHI

The Repair of a BNFL Magnox Reactor Boiler Shell at the Chapelcross
Nuclear Power Station
A M PENNICK, B HUGHES

Structural Integrity Monitoring Network – SIMoNET
W D DOVER, J SHARP, M LOCK

A Major Plant Repair by Welding: Sizewell “A” Nuclear Power Station
Boilers
P E J FLEWITT, E G TAYLOR, L A MITCHELL

APPLICATIONS

Risk with Rigour, but not Mortis
M J CROWDER

Basic Problems of Equipment Service Life Extension of the First
Generation Nuclear Power Plants
G P KARSOV, B T TIMOFEEV

The Tail Sensitivity Problem, Proof Testing, and Structural Reliability
Theory
A PALMER, C MIDDLETON, V HOGG

A Consideration of Data Requirements for Structural Reliability
Based Assessments of Onshore Pipelines
A FRANCIS, R J ESPINER, A M EDWARDS, R J HAY

Inter-Wire Contact Stress Analysis of Spiral strands. Application
to the Endurance Prediction
A DELCLOS, D SIEGERT, J ROYER

Life Management of CANDU Fuel Channels
R A HOLT, H W WONG

Transport Safety – The Role of Machines and Men
R A SMITH

Durability on the Automobile Industry: A Safety or Legal Issue?

P J HEYES

Mechanical and System Integrity Issues in Air Transport
P IRVING

How Do We Learn From Failures?
L G HAMPSON

Mastering Lifetime Issues in food Industry Equipment
M DE SMET, M GUYETTE, A CORMAN

Structural Integrity Assessment of a Marine Propeller
M KNOP, R B NETHERCOTT, D P EDWARDS, J L DAVIDSON, S P LYNCH

Life Assessment and Management for Power Station Boilers and Petrochemical
Plant
I LE MAY, H C FURTADO

Stress Analysis of a Repair Weld to Boiler in a Nuclear Power Station

G VINAS, N MOYES, A LAIRD, P MILLS, A PENNICK, G STEWART