Damage Rate

Definition(s)


Damage Rate

The rate of deterioration other than corrosion, i.e. rate of cracking, rate of HTHA, creep rate, etc.

Source: API 570, Piping Inspection Code: In-service Inspection, Rating, Repair, and Alteration of Piping Systems, Fourth Edition, February 2016, with Addendum May 2017. Global Standards