New ASME VIII BPVC projects typically require the use of the Code Edition in force at the time the contract is signed. When re-rating existing vessels the NBIC allows the use of either the ASME VIII Addenda in force when the vessel was built or the latest ASME VIII Edition. Whether you’re dealing with new construction or re-rating old equipment your company probably enters into new contracts every year, some of which may take years to complete.
Since most companies work with more than one Code Edition\Addenda at the same time, COMPRESS and INSPECT include a Multiple ASME Code Edition feature. This feature enables you to: