We investigated the cause of leaking/failure in a 2″ diameter floating ball valve in a midstream pipeline. Graphite packing deformation appeared consistent with the loads that would be generated from volumetric expansion due to water freezing inside the valve.
– Failure Analysis & Redesign of a Fracking Pump
– Failure Analysis and Repair of an Overpressurized Storage Tank
– Failure Analysis Services
– Power Plant Consulting
– Murals of Projects