3 Day Course
This course reviews the application of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Section III code for the design of nuclear plant components: vessels, tanks, piping systems, pumps and valves. It addresses the roles and responsibilities of the Owner, the designer, the regulator, and the authorized nuclear inspector. The course reviews the design methods, equations, and criteria, with example applications. The course also provides the regulatory requirements which apply to these components and a historical perspective on the evolution of the design and regulatory rules.