PaintSquare.com


The First Word in Protective & Marine Coatings

A Product of Technology Publishing / PaintSquare
JPCL | PaintSquare News | Durability + Design | Paint BidTracker

Paint and Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


ASTM Invites Participation on New Standard

Friday, March 13, 2009

Comment | More

ASTM International (West Conshohocken, PA) is proposing a new standard, WK21984, “Test Method for Creep-Fatigue Crack Growth Rate Testing.” It is being developed by Subcommittee E08.06 on Crack Growth Behavior, part of Committee E08 on Fatigue and Fracture.

According to the task group co-chairs, Ashok Saxena, Ph.D., who is the dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Arkansas, and Bilal Dogan, Ph.D., who is the senior project manager at EPRI in Charlotte, NC, the standard is being developed so that power plants and aircraft engines can be designed to operate at higher temperatures.  Higher operating temperatures will boost energy conversion efficiencies. Dr. Saxena also noted that the service lives of the components at high temperatures are determined by the creep-fatigue properties of the materials used.

Committee E08 plans to meet May 18–21 in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Those interested in participating in the development and round robin testing of WK21984 can contact Dr. Saxena at 479-575-3054 or asaxena@uark.edu.

   

Tagged categories: ASTM

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

Spider, a Division of SafeWorks, LLC
Spider’s Competent Person Training

What will Spider’s CPT class do for you?
• OSHA compliance
• Increased productivity
• Improved safety
   awareness
• Fewer accident-related
   costs
Call 877-774-3370 or click for classes near you.


Corrosion Probe, Inc.
From Detection to Correction

Corrosion Probe, Inc. has the Most Concrete Coatings Experience and Expertise. Contact us today at
860-767-4402, www.cpiengineering.com


Blastox/The TDJ Group, Inc.
Blastox - One Step
Lead Abatement

Don't waste $$ on added labor steps with other methods. Don't mix, meter or apply at the job-site. Avoid strict hazardous waste rules.
Let your painters paint!


DeLong Equipment
Delong Equipment Co.
Blast Equipment Products

"The Delong Equipment Company .….supplying abrasive blast equipment, parts and abrasives to blasting contractors, manufacturers and industry for over 45 years”


Abrasives Inc.
One Call Orders it All!

Life is good when it’s simple. We distribute Clemco blast equipment, nozzles & parts alongside our proven blast media. Make your call: Abrasives Inc. 800-584-7524


Industrial Vacuum Equipment Corp.
Hurricane Vacuums
& Dust Collectors

Vacuum and dust collector hose, filters and related accessories.
IndustrialVacuum.com


SAFE Systems, Inc.
SAFE Systems'
Blast Lights &
Deadman Switches

Halogen or LED blast lights available with our NEW urethane bumper. Switches available in many colors for color coding your hoses.

 
 
 
Technology Publishing

The Technology Publishing Network

The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

 
EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
 

© Copyright 2000-2014, Technology Publishing / PaintSquare, All rights reserved
2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail webmaster@paintsquare.com