The personnel protection shields are used when insulating the line is not necessary, but operating temperatures require safeguarding personnel from coming into contact with the pipe. These shields are designed for 8″ pipe operating at 800°F, and are made of 304 stainless expanded steel rolled to a 20″ diameter.
Piping Technology & Products, Inc. designed and manufactured PTFE, 25% glass filled, slide plates for cable trays located on a floating structure. The slide plates are used to reduce the friction between the cable trays and the structural steel it is resting on. These particular slide plates are bonded to stainless steel backing plates that are bolted to the structure.