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, Volume 29, Issue 8, pp 8–11 | Cite as

Steel selection and usage in refinery operations

  • Thomas C. Bauman
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Abstract

In refinery applications, the designer/metallurgist’s choice of structural materials must be based on a knowledge of materials properties, service environments and applicable construction codes

Keywords

Carbon Steel Austenitic Stainless Steel Alloy Steel Hydrogen Partial Pressure High Alloy Steel 
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© The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society 1977

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  • Thomas C. Bauman

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