Sizing Pressure-Relief Devices

October
,
2013

Although relief devices may never be activated, they must be designed and sized to function correctly every time they are necessary. This article provides an introduction to sizing pressure-relief devices for liquid and vapor service.


 

Author Bios: 

Dr. Daniel A. Crowl

Dr. Daniel A. Crowl is currently an AICHE / CCPS Staff Consultant and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Utah.Read more

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