Rules of Thumb


510 Pressure Vessel Inspection Code:  Maintenance Inspection, Rating, Repair, and Alteration
520 Part I Sizing Selection, and Installation of Pressure-Relieving Devices in Refineries: Sizing and Selection
520 Part II Sizing Selection, and Installation of Pressure-Relieving Devices in Refineries:  Installation
521 Guide for Pressure-Relieving and Depressurizing Systems
526 Flanged Steel Pressure Relief Valves
556 Instr. & Control Systems for Fired Heaters & Steam Generators
570 Piping Inspection Code
572 Inspection of Pressure Vessels
573 Inspection of Fired Boilers and Heaters
574 Inspection Practices for Piping System Components
575 Inspection of Atmospheric and Low-Pressure Storage Tanks
576 Inspection of Pressure-Relieving Devices
578 Material Verification Program for New and Existing Alloy Piping Systems
579 Fitness for Service
598 Valve Inspection and Testing
610 Centrifugal Pumps for General Refinery Service
611 General Purpose Steam Turbines for Refinery Service
619 Rotary Type Positive Displacement Compressors for Petroleum, Chemical, and Gas Industry Services
620 Design and Construction of Large, Welded, Low-Pressure Storage Tanks
650 Welded Steel Tanks for Oil Storage
651 Cathodic Protection of Aboveground Petroleum Storage Tanks
652 Lining of Aboveground Petroleum Storage Tank Bottoms
653 Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration, and Reconstruction
674 Positive Displacement Pumps-Reciprocating
675 Positive Displacement Pumps-Controlled Volume
752 Management of Hazards Associated with Location of Process Plant Buildings
920 Prevention of Brittle Fracture of Pressure Vessels
941 Steels for Hydrogen Service at Elevated Temperatures and Pressures in Petroleum Refineries and Petrochemical Plants
946 Withdrawn The Effect of Outgassing at Elevated Temperatures and Pressures in Petroleum-Reactor-Vessel Steels
1107 Piping Maintenance Welding Practices
2015 Cleaning Petroleum Storage Tanks
2207 Preparing Tank Bottoms for Hot Work
2220 Improving Owner and Contractor Safety Performance
2221 Implementing a Contractor Safety and Health Program
Section I  
Section II Part A  
Section II Part B  
Section II Part C  
Section II Part D  
Section III  
Section IV  
Section V  
Section VI  
Section VII  
Section VIII Div. 1  
Section VIII Div. 2  
Section VIII Div. 3  
Section IX  
Section X  
B96.1 Welded Aluminum-Alloy Storage Tanks
B16.5 Pipe Flanges and Flanged Fittings
B16.9 Factory-Made Wrought Buttwelding Fittings
B16.11 Forged Fittings, Socket-Welding and Threaded
B16.34 Valves-Flanged, Threaded, and Welding End
B31.1 Power Piping
B31.3 Process Piping