Applicable Construction Code

Definition(s)


Applicable construction code

The code, code section, or other recognized and generally accepted engineering standard or practice to which the pressure vessel was built or that is deemed by the owner/user or the engineer to be most appropriate for the situation.

Source: API 510, Pressure Vessel Inspection Code: In-service Inspection, Rating, Repair, and Alteration, Tenth Edition, May 2014, with Addendum May 2017. Global Standards

Applicable construction code

The code, code section, or other recognized and generally accepted engineering standard or practice to which the pressure vessel was built or which is deemed by the owner/user or the engineer to be most appropriate for the situation.

Source: API 510, Pressure Vessel Inspection Code: In-Service Inspection, Rating, Repair, and Alteration Downstream Segment, Ninth Edition, June 2006. Global Standards