hydrostatic test


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hydrostatic test

[‚hī·drə′stad·ik ′test]
(engineering)
Test of strength and leak-resistance of a vessel, pipe, or other hollow equipment by internal pressurization with a test liquid.

hydrostatic test

On a concrete pipe, a test to determine capability of the pipe (or its joints) to withstand internal hydrostatic pressure.
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The critical longitudinal defect size (failure at hoop stress allowed by the specific class design factor) and the monitoring longitudinal defect size (failure at hoop stress allowed by the ratio of the specific class hydrostatic test to operating pressure) were identified for each analyzed case (Figure 2).
The amendment deleted the requirement for hydrostatic tests from one portion of the contract, and reduced the test in another section of the contract from 225 psi to sixty-five psi.
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Systems such as Samson allow small- to medium-size construction companies to come on site with one piece of equipment and knock out the hydrostatic test just like the big boys.
As with the April 7 hydrostatic test, which was at the same location, the return of the pipeline to operation will be visually unspectacular.
OnTest is the revolutionary testing and data acquisition system that allows pipeline operators and integrity managers to view the same hydrostatic test information that is displayed in the mobile testing facility, as well as, all stored test information and reconciliation calculations.
The hydrostatic test includes filling the section of pipeline to be tested with 327,000 gallons of water and holding it in the pipe at about 2,000 pounds per square inch (psi) for 12 hours.
A Tensile test and a hydrostatic test of an assembled joint that uses Bulldog Technology to restrain the joint were also presented.
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ILI will pick up the preponderance of cracks, while the hydrostatic test won't.