What is Pipeline?

What is Pipeline? A Pipeline is a pipe which is used to transport liquids or gases. In other words it can be described as hollow cylinder through which fluids or gases are pumped or carried through. Pipelines serve as one of the transportation method of exchanging commodities that are chemically stable between two entities. They […]

 
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What is line pipe?

A Line Pipe is a high strength carbon steel pipe used for transporting crude oil, petroleum products, natural gas and water. It is a pipeline which carries only one type of fuel. These pipes are made as per metallurgical specifications developed by API (American Petroleum Institute). Line pipes are manufactured in a wide range of […]

 
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What is upset tubing?

Upset Tubing is a long tubing joint which is installed in a wellbore to facilitate the extraction of oil and gas. It acts as a conduit, through which the produced fluids or gas get transmitted from the bottom to the surface. Tubing joint is relatively a single length pipe that can vary in length anywhere […]

 
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Pipe dimensions

Size / Weight PIPE SCHEDULES Pipe Dimensions  Size O.D. 5s 5 10s 10 20 30 STD 40 60 E.H. 80 100 120 140 160 XX E.H. 1/4″ 0.54             0.09 0.09   0.12 0.12           wt.               0.63 0.63   […]

 
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What problems should be paid attention to when welded steel pipes

Some precautions to be taken while welding pipes, otherwise it will hazard the welding process and pipes as well. Welding process differs significantly depending upon the shape, material specification of steel pipe. Some kinds of steel necessitate pre-heating and pre-cooling in order to ensure crack and burst. MIG and TIG are the most reliable and […]

 
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What are pipe threads

Pipe Threads Pipe Thread Standards Types When we talk about pipe fittings, it means that fittings are used to connect two or more pipes in two ways—either by threads or by slip fit. While metal pipes are threaded, the plastic pipe can be threaded or slip fit. A threaded pipe has screw-threaded ends for assembly […]

 
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Standards for Piping

Most useful standards in mechanical industry are the ANSI-(American National Standard Institute) standards.Each  country has its own Codes and Standards. On global basis, American National Standards are the most widely used  and compliance with those requirements are accepted world over.In general, other than American Standards such  as British ,German,Japanese,Europian and various other standards depending upon […]

 
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What’s in pipeline engineering scope

Process & Petroleum Industry Chemical Process Industry  Petrochemical Industry  Pharmaceutical Industry  Power Plant  Long Distance LNG/LPG/CNG Piping System  Irrigation Project  Project & Construction Companies A Piping Engineer plays an important role from start of a project concept ,assignment of contracts for design,detailing,erection to commissioning in all sector of process,power,chemical,petrochemical and all related industries. With increasing […]

 
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What is Piping Engineering

The most interesting branch of science in Mechanical Engineering is Piping .Piping engineering involves visualization ,creativity in design,detailing with established norms ,industry practices,procedures,codes,standards,dedication,risk taking ability and decipline.Piping is more often referred as ‘HALF SCIENCE & HALF ART’. Piping engineering is all about designing, fabricating and constructing lines for conveying fluids. Importance of Piping Engineering: To […]

 
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