Piping Solutions offer
Large scale projects
Through its Piping Solutions offer, Fives is positioned to manage large-scale industrial projects for new construction and to renovate and upgrade operational sites. It primarily works on foreign nuclear programs (EPR and CPR 1000) and performs maintenance and upgrades for France's nuclear base (900MW, 1300MW, 1400MW units).
With its specialized know-how and resources, Fives’s Piping Solutions business line designs and manufactures high-performance equipment tailored to customer specifications: induction bending, expansion joints, aluminum piping and pressure vessels, aluminum spiral welded pipes, high-pressure composite material piping, descaling and fluidic cables.
Extensive engineering capabilities
With its Piping Solutions offer, Fives capitalizes on internal engineering resources (detailed studies and project design, stress analyses, support assessments, finite element method calculations, seismic evaluations, etc.) and provides its customers with on-site test platforms with engineering services.
Through its locations across France, Fives’ Piping Solutions business line provides its customers with local services. Its Head Office (Technical and Projects departments), engineering offices and a prefabrication plant are based in Nancy, and three regional departments and 10 operational teams are present throughout the country.
Fives’ Piping Solutions business line adapts to its customers and the variety of industries it serves thanks to its mobile teams and its knowledge of local networks.
The business line offers local services including unit outages and shutdowns, routine or occasional on-site maintenance, modifications and revamping projects as well as equipment analysis.