Recent Questions tagged [relief]

Thermal Expansion due to Relief System
Asked 3 years, 7 months ago by davidnivola 1 Answer

When you have piping system that is completely filled with liquid and contains significant volumes, it should be studied for thermal expansion.

Recommendation on Making Changes to the Relief Systems on a Platform
Asked 3 years, 7 months ago by davidnivola 1 Answer

The existing (original) design is a lighted flare to dispose of short-term emergency gaseous hydrocarbon releases. A change is requested to the relief systems to revise the relief header to provide two independent relief lines from each relief point to a...

Do pressure relief valves protect systems from very rapid pressurization?
Asked 3 years, 11 months ago by JanineBennin 1 Answer

Do pressure relief valves protect systems from very rapid pressurization? For example: heat exchanger tube rupture, explosions, accidental vaporization of large quantities of water or light hydrocarbon, etc. Since relief valves do not respond rapidly eno...

how to calculate relief valve size
Asked 4 years ago by bxander 1 Answer

In need of a means to calculate needed relief valve for an ammonia storage tank.

Pressure Relief Valves
Asked 4 years, 2 months ago by rajprasad 1 Answer

Difference between Individual Pressure Relief Load and Maximum Emergency Relief Load?
Asked 4 years, 8 months ago by sicalamanto 1 Answer

Need description of the Difference between Individual Pressure Relief Load and Maximum Emergency Relief Load. Thanks.

What is Closed Pressure Relief System?
Asked 4 years, 9 months ago by cchang219 1 Answer