Shell Oil Company Houston, Texas 13) Hayashi, K., aquot;Evaluation of Localized Differential Tank Bottom Settlement, aquot; ... The procedures in API 653 for evaluating settlement are very conservative, and often more rigorous stress analyses must be performed to ... settlement evaluation procedures based on various beam or plate analogies. ... In the case of ASTa#39;s, an average size tank may cost between one-half to one million dollars to replace and half this much to substantially repair .
|Title||:||Fitness-for-service and decisions for petroleum and chemical equipment|
|Author||:||Martin Prager, C. Becht, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Pressure Vessels and Piping Division|
|Publisher||:||Amer Society of Mechanical - 1995-10-31|