This 4-hour course is intended to offer background information related to the original development and evolution of design by analysis (DBA) technology in ASME Section VIII Division 2 (VIII-2). Attendees will learn the advantages of designing equipment to VIII-2 and fundamentals of DBA, including basic terminology, definitions, the VIII-2 allowable stress basis, stress classification, and a summary of numerical analysis methods. Additionally, the technical basis for many of the current DBA rules will be delineated, and relevant historical publications will be referenced.
Register for the Course
Upon completion of this training course, attendees will be able to: