For vessels with welded-on half-pipes, the pressure space in the half-pipes must be taken into account. The half-pipes and the vessel wall must be designed for this load.
The HLB module determines the required wall thickness of the vessels and the welded-on half-pipes. The wall thickness of the shell is calculated as a long rectangular plate.
- AD 2000 Merkblätter B1 and B5
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