Chapter 3
Pipe Vibration Testing and Analysis


In this chapter, background and requirements for testing, evaluating and qualifying vibration in power plants are addressed. This includes the testing and evaluation methods included in the ASME Operating and Maintenance OM-3 “Vibration Testing of Piping Systems”, the acceptable stress limits included in the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code and the applicable regulatory requirements for piping vibration. Examples are provided of various types of vibration problems experienced in power plants.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In