New in Signal FFS Version 5.3
Updates for 2021 API-579-1/ASME FFS-1
- Remain compliant with support for the most recent fitness-for-service standards.
B31.8 Pipeline Material Additions
- Utilize values for vintage pipe steel materials to enable more accurate FFS testing.
Improved Fracture Mechanics Assessment
- Take advantage of fracture mechanics assessment improvements, including updated screening curves, inputs for single-V and double-V weld shapes, Table 9.2 reference temperature values and more.
Enhancements to Creep Assessment
- Gain more accurate creep assessment readings thanks to updated Omega creep material coefficient values, new creep Level 1 screening curves and other upgrades.