Relief valves & bursting discs

Process plant use relief valves and bursting discs as a last line of defence to protect against high pressure scenarions that can be catastrophic. If you are getting to the point where one of these is going to operate you are already having a very bad day. You really want them to work, but do you look after them as well as you should?

LPB 2019 Maintaining bursting discs and pressure safety valves – it’s more complicated than you think.