AMTEC Newsletter December 2014
Dear Reader,
The upcoming Christmas we take as opportunity to send you our first AMTEC newsletter today. Learn in the future on a regular basis from our house on the latest developments in sealing technology and the energy industry. A foretaste should be given by the outlook on the themes of our next newsletters. In addition, we inform you about the dates and content of training courses and seminars, we have already planned for 2015.
We wish you and your family a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Your AMTEC team from Lauffen, Germany & West Conshohocken, PA, USA.
Training Courses
Calculation of Bolted Flange Connections: EN 1591-1
Calculation of Bolted Flange ConnectionsDiscover how to design and verify both leak-tightness and strength criteria of gasketed flange connections. Learn more about the new calculation standard EN 1591-1:2013 and the required gasket characteristics defined in EN 13555:2014. We will run through numerous practical examples with the AMTEC software TEMES
  • March 9-10, 2015
  • September 14-15, 2015
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Assembly of Bolted Connections: EN 1591-4
Qualification of assembly personnelAMTEC is certified as a training provider for bolting technicians according to DIN EN 1591-4 by TÜV Rheinland. After a theoretical and practical training and a passed examination you will receive a certificate which identifies you as qualified personnel for the assembly of bolted flanged joints.
  • February 11, 2015
  • April 24, 2015
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Keeping fatigue low for LTO
Fatigue SeminarLong Term Operation (LTO) of Nuclear Power Plants requires to determine fatigue usage based on real-life operation. Discover how to keep fatigue usage below 1 and what significance environmental assisted fatigue (EAF) has.
  • February 24-25, 2015
  • October 20-21, 2015
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Topics in the next newsletters ...

  • Presentation of the high temperature gasket test rig up to 900 °C / 1650 F
  • New software TEMES 8.0 for the calculation of bolted flanged joints - new features of EN 1591-1
  • Hydraulic tensioning of stuffing box packings
  • Use of RC transmitters for the on-line measurement of bolt forces during assembly
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2015 from AMTEC
contact us
AMTEC Advanced Measurement
Messtechnischer Service GmbH
Hoher Steg 13
74348 Lauffen
Tel.: +49 7133 9502-0
Fax: +49 7133 9502-22
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AMTEC North America, Inc.
Four Tower Bridge
200 Barr Harbor Drive, Suite 400
West Conshohocken, PA 19428
Tel.: +1 610-941-2751
Fax: +1 610-941-2990
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