External Flange Loads and ASME Code Case 2901
Do you need a way to combine pressure and external loads when designing pressure vessel flanges? ASME Code Case 2901 provides a new method to help solve this problem. Applying this recent Code Case helps you to:
Meet updated client specifications that call for the new Code Case.
Obtain less conservative (more economical) B16.5/B16.47 flange ratings.
- Satisfy Code requirements. See UG-22 and Code Interpretation BPV VIII-1-16-85.
The latest COMPRESS and INSPECT releases implement this Code Case. To see how to activate it from within the software, please see this short Video Tutorial: