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Fives’ Piping Solutions Engineering Department analyzes customer specifications to provide engineering and design services, from plans to execution documents. The team can also work on a test platform at the customer’s site. The Engineering Department also offers detailed engineering studies and project designs in piping and pressure vessels.
Our engineers and computation technicians verify and confirm equipment sizes and piping systems for installations that are newly built or undergoing requalification. They constantly adjust the calculation methods required by the project.
The Engineering Department at Fives’ Piping business line offers onsite assessments to analyze equipment behavior (constraint analyses, thermal analyses, seismic analyses, vibration analyses, lifetime analyses, etc.) and recommend appropriate maintenance solutions.
Five’s Piping Solutions business line has in-house engineering resources through a team of 50. One-third of this staff works exclusively on measurements. They conduct detailed engineering and project design studies, stress calculations, finite element method calculations, seismic calculations, etc.
Through its Piping Solutions offer, Fives has experts who typically use:
- The following computation software programs:
PipeStress-DST, EditPipe-DST, Rohr 2-SIGMA Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH, MicroProtol- Bentley, Autodesk® Robot™ Structural Analysis Professional software, SolidWorks Simulation (Cosmos), Code_Aster (Analysis of Structures and Thermomechanics for Studies & Research), finite element method calculations (FEM), stress and seismic calculations, etc.
- And the following design software programs:
SolidWorks – Dassault Systèmes, AVEVA PDMS™, Autocad.