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Issue 41 - Fall 2016

Cycle Chemistry Influenced Failure and Damage Mechanisms

  • News & Views 41
  • Category:Fossil & Combined Cycle

The cycle chemistry treatments and control on fossil and combined cycle plants influence a high percentage of the availability, reliability and safety issues experienced on these plants worldwide. As this is a very large and important area for fossil and combined cycle plants, Structural Integrity decided to describe it...Read more »

Structural Integrity Associates Leads Project to Test BWR Core Shroud Boat Sample

  • News & Views 41
  • Category:Nuclear

The experimental program was performed to investigate the likely cause of the off-axis cracking observed in the domestic BWR core shroud. The cracking was considered off-axis since it exhibited visual characteristics considered unusual...Read more »