ASME B31.3 Metallic Piping Fabrication and Examination Specification
|Publication Date:||1 November 2014|
This Practice describes the requirements for both shop and field fabricated piping. Piping fabrication requirements are provided for materials, welding, forming, and heat treatment.
Examination requirements are provided for piping materials, components, fabrication, assembly, and erection. Requirements for examination documentation are provided. Examination methods, acceptance criteria, and requirements for correction of defective work are also provided.
This Practice provides requirements for fabricating and examining piping systems in accordance with ASME B31.3 Process Piping, (hereinafter referred to as the Code).