Implementing and Evergreening RBI in Process Plants

By Ricardo Valbuena, John Aller, Michael Renner, and Gene Feigel

This manual presents practical instructions on topics including:

  • How Do You Demonstrate the Value of RBI vs. Conventional Inspection Strategies to Your Company
  • How to Implement Risk-Based Inspection
  • RBI Considerations in Plant Design
  • RBI - An Insurer's Perspective
  • Maintaining or Evergreening RBI Programs After Implementation - an important topic since RBI should not be viewed as a one-time exercise but rather an on-going process that helps us manage inspection and mechanical integrity in our facilities

Input from both owner-users and vendors are included in this publication to ensure maximum objectivity.

- St. Louis, MO. Materials Technology Institute, 2005

Implementing and Evergreening RBI in Process Plants

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