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RESEARCH PAPERS

Limit Design of Condenser Hotwell Floors

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A. I. Soler

Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.

J. Eng. Power 97(4), 628-632 (Oct 01, 1975) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3446079 History: Received August 12, 1974; Online July 14, 2010

Abstract

Rigid plastic plate theory is used to determine the limit load for a pipe-supported flat plate loaded by uniform pressure. The solution is applied to design of condenser hotwell floors under hydrotest loading. A comparison is made with a formula for design of similar configurations suggested in Section VIII, Division 1 of the ASME Pressure Vessel Code, and in texts on elastic plate theory.

Copyright © 1975 by ASME
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