Remaining life assessment using API 579

Static equipment and piping are designed for a certain design life, often 25 years. During this prolonged use, the material may deteriorate even when the system is used correctly as a result of: Creep due to prolonged loading under high temperature Corrosion and erosion due to the process medium fatigue due to cyclic operation or […]

Heat Exchangers in Concentrating Solar Power

DRG performs structural assessments on Heat Exchangers for Concentrating Solar Power plants The US Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy proclaimed 2014 ‘The year of Concentrating Solar Power‘. This is still true for 2015, as all around the world new plants for Concentrated Solar Power are developed. DRG contributes with structural mechanical analysis of […]