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Title Page
Beam Element Limitations 19
Bend Elastic Models 3
Bend Flexibility Factor 18
Buried Pipe Analysis 3
Buried Pipe, The Overburden Compaction Multiplier 3
Calcium Silicate (Density) 4
Cold Spring Discussion 11
Combining Models in CAESAR II 8
Coordinate Systems 9
Double Rod Modeling 11
Estimation of Nozzle Loads 14
Expansion Joint Modeler (Part 1) 29
Global vs Local Coordinate Systems 3
Global vs Local Coordinate Systems (Bends) 4
Hanger Design Discussions (Part 1) 4
Hanger Design Discussions (Part 2) 7
Hillside & Off Angle Nozzles 7
Hillside Nozzle Angle Calculations – revisited 12
Hinges, Ball Joints & Friction in CAESAR II 14
Hydrodynamic Loading 5
Large Rotation Rods 9
Large Rotation Rods and Hangers 9
Modeling Large D/d Tees 6
Modeling Sway Brace Assemblies in CAESAR II 3
Modeling Victaulic Couplings 16
Modeling Widely / Closely Spaced Miters 16
Pipe Stress Analysis of FRP Piping - Part 1 10
Pipe Stress Analysis of FRP Piping - Part 2 11
Plastic Pipe Modeling 5
Relative Rigid Stiffnesses 11
Selecting & Evaluating an Expansion Joint Assembly 12
Slip Joint Modeling 9
Some Nuances of Spring Hanger Design 7
Specifying Hillside Nozzles in PVElite 18
Spring Cans with Friction 16
Spring Hanger Design 4
Tee Types 14
Tees & SIFs 4
Underground Pipe Modeling Philosophies 8
User-Specified Wind Profiles 14









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Analysis | Code Requirements  | Design/Drafting | Dynamics | General Information | Hardware/Software | Life Extension & Failures | Modeling | Quality Assurance | Strength of Materials | View All

Title Page
A Review of ASME's External Pressure Calculations 20
A Survey of Impact Load Analysis in CAESAR II 12
A Technique for the Analysis of Non-Simultaneously Thermally Displaced Piping Systems (Hot Tapping) 13
AISC Unity Checks on Pressure Vessel Legs 8
An Introduction to Time History Analysis 9
API-650 Addendum 7
API-650 Addendum 2 17
API-650 Differences 9th to 10th Editions 13
API-650 Nozzle Flexibilities 6
API-653 2nd Edition 18
API-653 Tank Bottom Inspection and Evaluation 9
Applying API-653 7
ASCE 93 & 95 Comparisons 10
ASCE 95 Wind Code Revision 16
ASME B31G Criteria 27
ASME Div 2 Nozzle Reinforcing Calculations 7
ASME External Pressure Chart Name Changes 6
Assessing the Metal Loss Flaws using API Recommended Practice 579 14
B31.3 - 2004 and CAESAR II 23
Beam Element Limitations 19
Benchmarking CAESAR II & ANSYS 3
Bend Elastic Models 3
Bend Flexibility Factor 18
Buried Pipe Analysis 3
Buried Pipe, The Overburden Compaction Multiplier 3
CADWorx 2004 23
CADWorx Capabilities 9
CADWorx Introduction 3
CADWorx/Equipment 3
CAESAR II Load Case Editor 19
CAESAR II Quality Assurance Manual 5
Calcium Silicate (Density) 4
COADE Software Revision Procedures 4
COADE Software Revision Procedures 7
Cold Spring Discussion 11
Collaboration with CADWorx/IP 10
Combining Models in CAESAR II 8
Conversion of Legacy P&ID Drawings 9
Coordinate Systems 9
Defining Ground Motion 7
Double Rod Modeling 11
Dynamic Questions & Answers 8
Dynamics Basics 3
Dynamics Basics Part 1 3
Dynamics, Damped Harmonic Motion 7
Dynamics, The Range Check 4
E-mail Announcement Procedures 4
ESL's and Multiple Computers 2
Estimation of Nozzle Loads 14
Evaluation of Creep Stresses 18
Evaluation of Fatigue Stresses 12
Expansion Case for Temperatures Below Ambient 32
Expansion Joint Modeler (Part 1) 29
Expansion Load Case Requirements 11
Fatigue Analysis Using CAESAR II 18
FE/Pipe-CAESAR II SIFs & Flexibilities 8
FE/Pipe-CAESAR II Transfer Line Study 6
Fighting Spam 19
Fine Tuning & Sensitivity Studies 6
Finite Elements in Practice 16
Flange Allowable Stresses 6
Flange Design (Influence of Corrosion On ...) 6
Flange Leakage 3
Flange Rigidity Calculations 5
Flange Stresses 7
Frequency Phase Pairs & Harmonic Analysis 18
Genesis of PDMS to CAESAR II Transfer Tool 19
Global to Local Coordinates 15
Global vs Local Coordinate Systems 3
Global vs Local Coordinate Systems (Bends) 4
Graphics Speed Issues 5
Hanger Design Discussions (Part 1) 4
Hanger Design Discussions (Part 2) 7
Hillside & Off Angle Nozzles 7
Hillside Nozzle Angle Calculations – revisited 12
Hinges, Ball Joints & Friction in CAESAR II 14
How Code Case 2290 Impacts Vessel Software 8
How to use WRC107 in COADE Software Programs 9
Hydrodynamic Loading 5
Improving Support with Netmeeting 10
Incorrect Results From Piping Analysis 8
Interfacing CAESAR II and CADWorx 16
Internal Pressure, Thrust Loads on Nozzles using WRC368 9
Large Rotation Rods 9
Large Rotation Rods and Hangers 9
Layouts in AutoCAD 2000 and CADWorx/PIPE 13
Machine Times 2
Mass Spacing for Dynamic Analysis 13
Material Database Merging 15
Maximum Shear Stress Intensity 4
Memory Requirements 2
Missing Mass Correction in Spectral Analysis 8
Modeling Large D/d Tees 6
Modeling Sway Brace Assemblies in CAESAR II 3
Modeling Victaulic Couplings 16
Modeling Widely / Closely Spaced Miters 16
Network Questions & Answers 5
Network Versions 1
New API-650 Bolting Procedures 14
Numerical Sensitivity Checks 9
Octahedral Shear Stress 4
ODBC Data Export 11
On-Line Registration 12
Pipe Stress Analysis of FRP Piping - Part 1 10
Pipe Stress Analysis of FRP Piping - Part 2 11
Piping Failure Caused by Elastic Follow-Up 10
Plastic Pipe Modeling 5
Printer Configuration 13
Pulse Table Generator 9
Rectangular Vessel Computations 7
Relative Rigid Stiffnesses 11
Response Spectrum vs Static Methods and ASCE-7 98 6
Seismic Analysis of Tall Vertical Process Towers 15
Selecting & Evaluating an Expansion Joint Assembly 12
Sl/Sh and B31.1/B31.3 17
Slip Joint Modeling 9
Software Quality Assurance 7
Some Nuances of Spring Hanger Design 7
Specifying Hillside Nozzles in PVElite 18
Speed Benchmarks (CAESAR II) 9
Spring Cans with Friction 16
Spring Hanger Design 4
Static & Dynamic Analysis of High Pressure Systems 6
Stress Analysis of Skirts 15
Sustained & Expansion Follow Up 10
Sustained & Expansion Stress Cases 4
Sustained Stress Evaluation 12
Tee Types 14
Tees & SIFs 4
The "Year 2000" Issue 13
The Basics of Electronic File Transfer (E- Mail) 3
Time History Input (Establishing...) 8
Torispherical Head Equations 6
Underground Pipe Modeling Philosophies 8
Upgrading Access 97 to Access 2000 14
User-Specified Wind Profiles 14
Vessel Stresses due to Seismic Pressure and Weight Loads 15
Virus Infections 1
Virus Infections (Revisited) 13
Virus Update 2
Web Site Debuts 1
Web Site Enhancements 8
Web Site Usage Increases 6
What is ODBC? 21
What Makes Piping/Finite Element Jobs Big? 2
WRC107: Elastic vs Fatigue Analysis 24