A presentation on “Braced Connections”

A presentation on “Braced Connections”

Benefits of Structural Steel Some benefits associated with use of structural steel for owners are: Steel allows for reduced frame construction time and the ability to construct in all seasons Steel makes large spans and bay sizes possible, providing more…

Alignment Check Methodology in Piping Stress Analysis using Caesar II

Alignment Check Methodology in Piping Stress Analysis using Caesar II

“Alignment Checking” this term is quite familiar with piping engineers and all construction engineers. During piping installation at construction site it is expected that equipment flange should match perfectly (aligned) with the piping flange so that during bolting no problem…

Piping Engineer (5 yrs+) required for Dow Chemicals, Canada

Piping Engineer (5 yrs+) required for Dow Chemicals, Canada

Dow Chemical Canada ULC, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer located at our Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta location. Dow Chemical Canada ULC provides innovative chemical and plastic products and services to many…

STRUCTURAL PLATFORMS: A Small Presentation for the beginner

STRUCTURAL PLATFORMS: A Small Presentation for the beginner

A platform is normally horizontal surface at elevated level usually provided for maintenance and easy access (operation) to required items such as valves, instruments etc. Sometimes pipes and piping items can be supported from platforms but pipe loads has to…

Basis for deciding Stress critical lines

Basis for deciding Stress critical lines

Basis for deciding Stress critical lines: Stress analysis is a complex task and in any process unit there are a huge number of lines exist which runs from one location to other. Analyzing all lines will take a lot of…

A brief presentation on “HOT and COLD THERMAL INSULATION”

A brief presentation on “HOT and COLD THERMAL INSULATION”

If thermal Insulation if properly chosen and installed such that it is non- complaining maintenance free patient work house It looks after economy, safety and smoother process control. But insufficient or poor insulation can be tremendous of loss of energy….

Few Points for High Temperature and High Pressure Piping

With respect to high temperature and high pressure conditions in piping, the following are the typical features: Higher the pressure in the pipe, higher is the thickness of the pipe. This causes higher load on the supports, higher frictional component…