ASME B133.8 (2011)

Gas Turbine Installation Sound Emissions

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This Standard provides methods and procedures for specifying the sound emissions of gas turbine installations for industrial, pipeline, and utility applications. Included are practices for making field sound measurements and for reporting field data. This Standard may be used by users and manufacturers to write specifications for procurement, and to determine compliance with specification after installation. Guidance information is included to determine expected community reaction to noise.

Together with ASME PTC 51-2011, these publications serve as essential references for industry professionals actively engaged with gas turbines.

Intended for equipment and systems test engineers; HVAC engineers; industrial, pipeline and power-plant engineers; gas-turbine manufacturers; instrument manufacturers; A/E firms; and third-party testing agencies.

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