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Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC)—the legendry Code of ASME—is the safety code for pressure integrity. It establishes rules of safety governing the design, fabrication and inspection of boilers and pressure vessels, and nuclear power plant components during construction. New edition of BPVC is issued once every two years. Since its first issuance in 1914, ASME’s BPVC has pioneered modern standards-development, maintaining a commitment to enhance public safety and technological advancement to meet the needs of a changing world.

The 2019 Edition of ASME BPVC has just been announced and is due for release this July. We are offering an EXCLUSIVE PRE-PUBLICATION PRICE ON THE PUBLISHER'S PRICE! In addition, get a BSB Edge binder worth $20 free with every BPV code purchase. Pre-order today to avail the discount.

The various Sections of 2019 ASME BPVC are listed below. All the Sections are available in Print and Online versions.

  • Section I: Rules for construction of power boilers
  • Section II: Material specifications
  • Section III: Rules for construction of nuclear facility components
  • Section IV: Rules for construction of heating boilers
  • Section V: Nondestructive examination
  • Section VI: Recommended rules for the care and operation of heating boilers
  • Section VII: Recommended guidelines for the care of power boilers
  • Section VIII: Rules for construction of pressure vessels
  • Section IX: Welding, brazing and fusing procedures
  • Section X: Fiber-reinforced plastic pressure vessels
  • Section XI: Rules for in-service inspection of nuclear power plant components
  • Sections XII: Rules for construction and continued service of transport tanks
  • Code Cases: Boilers and Pressure Vessels
  • Code Cases: Nuclear Components

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