Feb. 16: Hazard Alert on Pressure Vessels Released


The WSCC released a hazard alert on the risk of rupture of pressure vessels due to corrosion. The alert recommends:

  • Regular visual inspections of pressure vessels
  • Be aware of signs of physical damage or degradation to the pressure vessel
  • Remove suspect vessels from operation
  • Verify unusual observations with non-destructive or ultrasonic thickness testing.