Cause & Consequence
- Failure of vessels or pipework
Specific Incident Equipment
Hydraulic block on control valve,
The failure to pick up on the manufacturers safety message identifying the failure mode and inspect and change out corroded blocks for the improved design available was identified as the root cause.
Failed block incorporated socketed ball design an upgraded version with welded balls is now available.
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