Kulkarni, M.

BASF Chemicals India Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, India

Mahesh Kulkarni works as a Manager-Mechanical in the technical expertise and discipline engineering division of BASF, Mumbai. He has more than 21 yr of experience and specializes in finite element analysis in the process industries, with hands-on experience with static equipment in chemical and petrochemical projects. He has also worked as an FEA expert, project engineer, root cause analysis and troubleshooting expert in refinery projects. He graduated with a degree in mechanical

Evaluation of high-strength steel SA-517-Gr-F for large pressure vessels

Chaudhari, A., Kulkarni, M., BASF Chemicals India Pvt. Ltd.

Conventionally, carbon steel material has been widely used around the globe for the fabrication of static equipment—such as tall towers, vessels, heat exchangers, etc.—for less-corrosive service.