Flashcards in Owner/User Inspection Organization & Practices (Section 4 & 5) Deck (49)
All repairs and alterations shell be performed by _______________.
The _______________ is responsible to the Owner/User and shall provide the materials, equipment, quality control and workmanship that is necessary to maintain and repair the vessel or pressure-relieving device in accordance with the requirements of this inspection code
The _______________ is responsible to the Owner/user for activities involving design, analysis or evaluation of pressure vessels and pressure-relieving devices covered by this inspection code.
The _______________ is responsible to the Owner/User to assure that the inspection activities, NDE and pressure testing activities meet API 510 requirements.
The _______________ shall perform the NDE in accordance with job requirements.
The _______________ shall maintain certification records of the examiners employed, including dates and results of personnel qualifications.
A(n) _______________ shell be established for all pressure vessels and pressure-relieving devices within the schope of this code.
The Inspection Plan should be developed by
1. The Inspector
2. The Engineer
3. The Inspector or Engineer
4. The Inspector and Engineer
3. The Inspector or Engineer
Who shall be consulted when needed to clarify potential damage mechanisms and specific locations where they may occur?
A Corrosion Specialist shall be consulted when developing the inspection plan for vessels that operate at _______________.
Elevated Temperatures (obove 750 F)
_______________must be scheduled at intervals that consider the
a. Type of damage
b. Rate of damage progression
c. Tolerance of the equipment to the type of damage
d. Probability of the NDE method to identify the damage
e. Maximum intervals as defined in codes and standards
_______________ shall be reviewed and amended as needed when variables that may impact damage mechanisms and/or deterioration rates are identified.
_______________ can be used to determine inspection intervals and the type and extent of future inspection/ examinations.
RBI - Risk Based Inspection
A RBI assessment determines risk by combining the __________ and the __________ of equipment failure.
Probabililty and the Consequence
When a(n) _______________ chooses to conduct a RBI assessment, it must include a systematic evaluation of both the probability of failure and the consequence of failure in accordance with __________.
The __________ assessment must be based on all forms of damage that could resonably be expected to affect a vessel in any particular service.
The __________ assessment must consider the potential incidents that may occur as a result of fluid release, the size of a potential release and the types of potential release.
The consequence of a release is dependent on __________ and __________ of process fluid contained in the equipment.
Type and Amount
It is essential that all RBI assessments be thoroughly __________.
When RBI assessments are used to set vessel inspection intervals, the assessment shall be updated after _______________.
Each Vessel Inspection
The RBI assessment shall also be updated each time process or hardware changes are made that could significantly affect damage rates or damage mechanisms, and atleast how often?
Every 10 years
What should Inspectors familiarize themselves with before performing any of the required API 510 inspections?
The Internal Inspection shall be performed by __________ in accordance with the inspection plan.
What part of the internals is the Inspector Not required to inspect but may if asked to do so?
Who should the Inspector consult to determine when it is necessary to remove deposits or linings to perform adequate inspections.
All On-Stream Inspecitons should be conducted by _______________.
Inspector Or Examiner
__________ inspections are normally performed by an inspector; however, other qualified personnel may conduct the inspection when acceptable to the inspector.
_______________ are taken and that data is used to determine corrosion rates and remaining life of the vessel.
The inspector should consult with a corrosion specialist when the short term corrosion rate changes __________ from the previous identified rate to determine the cause.