Deaerator Explosion and Failure – Kansas City Deaerator

Deaerator Case Study:

Deaerator Explosion

Problem:

Deaerator Explosion

This deaerator had a catastrophic explosion and catastrophic failure due to non-inspection of the deaerator and/or inadequate inspections.

Solution:

Inspect the deaerator periodically and perform repairs in accordance with NACE and ASME Codes as well as the insurance carrier.