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Vertical Constant Supports for a Refinery

January 14th, 2005 No comments
Vertical Constant Supports for a Refinery

Vertical Constant Supports for a Refinery

Piping Technology & Products, Inc. custom designed and manufactured eight Type F vertical constant supports for a refinery in Ohio.  The constants are capable of supporting 2,000 to 3,500 lbs. and have a maximum travel of 5. They are constructed of carbon steel and each weighs 270 lbs. Standard load and adjustment testing was performed to ensure quality prior to shipping.

Do you have a need for constant spring supports in your plant or refinery? Get pricing today!
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Constants that Support up to 38,800 lbs.

December 17th, 2004 No comments

 

Constants that Support up to 38,800 lbs.

Constants that Support up to 38,800 lbs.

Constants that Support up to 38,800 lbs.

PTP-100 Type C Constant

Piping Technology & Products, Inc. custom designed and manufactured four PTP-100 Type G constants and three PTP-100 Type C constants for a power station in Missouri.  The PTP-100 Type C constants are designed for operating loads of 8,300 lbs. to 25,200 lbs. and have a travel range of 2.5 to 3.5. These constants are fabricated from A36 carbon steel with dimensions ranging from 66×18 to 88×20.

The PTP-100 Type G constants are designed for operating loads ranging from 2,800 lbs. to 38,800 lb. and a travel range of 2.5 to 3.5. They are fabricated out of A36 carbon steel with dimensions ranging from 75×26.5 to 95×50. Standard load and adjustment testing was performed to ensure quality prior to shipping.

Do you require constant spring supports in your piping system? Get pricing now!
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Transition Piece for Olefin Site at Chocolate Bayou

December 10th, 2004 No comments

Transition Piece for Olefin Site at Chocolate Bayou

Transition Piece for Olefin Site at Chocolate Bayou

Transition Piece for Olefin Site at Chocolate Bayou

Transition Piece in Progress

Sweco Fab, Inc. recently designed and manufactured a 1,900 lb. transition piece for an olefin site at Chocolate Bayou on the Texas Gulf Coast. The product transitions from round to oval and is made of 36″ half pipe construction. The piece measures 36″ x 72″ x 60″ and is constructed of carbon steel. The transition piece will be used to regulate the flow of both air and liquid. Prior to shipping the product was hydrotested to guarantee quality.

Do you require a transition piece in your piping system? Get pricing now!
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Adjustable Base Supports and Flanged Trunnions for Cold Piping

November 19th, 2004 No comments

Adjustable Base Supports and Flanged Trunnions for Cold Piping

Adjustable Base Supports and Flanged Trunnions for Cold Piping

Adjustable Base Supports and Flanged Trunnions for Cold Piping

Adjustable Base Supports and Flanged Trunnions for Cold Piping

Piping Technology & Products Inc., recently designed and fabricated 87 base supports and flanged trunnions for cold piping to be used in Equatorial Guinea. The products were designed according to customer specifications and the pipes range in size from 3″ to 24″. The base supports and trunnions were fabricated from micarta and A36 carbon steel.

Do you require adjustable base supports like those described above? Get pricing today!
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17,000 lb. Load Horizontal Travelers for Hydrogen Reformer

October 22nd, 2004 No comments
17,000 lb. Load Horizontal Travelers for Hydrogen Reformer

17,000 lb. Load Horizontal Travelers for Hydrogen Reformer

Piping Technology & Products, Inc. custom designed and manufactured four PTP-2 type G horizontal travelers to be used at a hydrogen reformer in Chile.  The travelers are designed for a horizontal travel range of 12″ and an operating load capacity of 1400 lbs. and 17,000 lbs. They are fabricated out of A36 carbon steel with dimensions of 3 1/2″ x 6″x 16″ and 6″ x 10″x 18″. These horizontal travelers will maintain hanger rods in vertical position at the hydrogen reformer. Load testing was performed to ensure product quality prior to shipping.

Do you see a need for horizontal travelers in your piping system? Get pricing now!
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Bronzphite® Slide Plates for an Oil Refinery in Texas

October 1st, 2004 No comments

Bronzphite® Slide Plates for an Oil Refinery in Texas

Bronzphite® Slide Plates for an Oil Refinery in Texas

The Bronzphite® slide plates shown above are constructed from graphite and phosphorus bronze with dimensions ranging from 3″ x 3″ to 6″ x 36″. They are designed for up to 500ºF and a total travel of up to 30″.

In general, Bronzphite® is a self-lubricating bearing plate made of a high quality bronze with graphite filled grooves. The solid graphite inserts are arranged in various patterns and sizes to meet customer specifications. This type of slide plate is best suited for high loads, low velocity applications and in places where the use of oil or grease in undesirable or unfeasible.

Want to learn more about slide plates? View a past slide plate webinar now!


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Constants for an Oil Refinery in Texas

September 17th, 2004 No comments
Constants for an Oil Refinery in Texas

Constants for an Oil Refinery in Texas

Constants for an Oil Refinery in Texas

PTP-100 Type B

Piping Technology & Products, Inc. recently fabricated 48 PTP-200 type U and 54 PTP-100 type B constants for an oil refinery in Texas.  The PTP 200 type U with base support constants are designed for operating loads ranging from 650 lbs. to 7700 lbs. and a travel range of 3″ to 4″. They are fabricated out of A36 carbon steel with dimensions ranging from 15″x22″ to 27″x38″. The PTP 100 type B constants are fabricated from A36 carbon steel with dimensions ranging from 11.5″x23″ to 12″x29″ and total travel of 3″ to 4″. These constants are designed for operation loads ranging from 1100 lbs. to 2800 lbs.  Space restrictions required a customized compact design. Standard load testing was performed to ensure product quality prior to shipping.

Do you require constant supports for your piping system? Let us price them for you today!
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Pre-insulated Pipe Supports

September 10th, 2004 No comments
Pre-insulated Pipe Supports

Pre-insulated Pipe Supports

Piping Technology & Products, Inc. custom designed and manufactured 86 pre-insulated pipe supports for a customer. The pipe supports are specifically designed for use in cryogenic lines using polyurethane insulation that can withstand temperatures as low as -51° F. The supports weigh between 17 & 36 lbs. each and are designed for pipe sizes ranging from 2 to 4 in diameter. The clamp and base used with this pipe support are fabricated from A36 carbon steel. Upon customer’s request, a three layer customized paint was applied to the clamp and base.

Want to learn more about pre-insulated supports? View a pre-insulated support webinar today!



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September 2004 News

September 1st, 2004 No comments

Piping Technology & Products, Inc. Acquires Companies from the Shaw Group, Inc

Houston, Texas, USA (August 31, 2004)-Piping Technology & Products, Inc. is proud to announce the acquisition of the essential assets and the manufacturing and engineering capabilities of the following companies from The Shaw Group Inc. (NYSE:SGR):

1. Shaw Fronek Company (FCI) Inc., Englewood, New Jersey

2. Shaw Pipe Supports Inc., Shreveport, Louisiana

3. Shaw A/DE, Inc., Laconia, New Hampshire

4. Shaw Pipe Shields, Inc., Vacaville, California

The Shaw Group has long been providing cost effective products for the power, petrochemical, chemical and commercial markets. PT&P is committed to upholding the standards that Shaw has set forth and will strive to make continuous improvement of all products and services. PT&P will work to understand and meet the requirements of new customers, as well as professionally execute all contracts acquired from Shaw.

“Piping Technology & Products is extremely excited about this acquisition,” said PT&P President Durga D. Agrawal. “The assets of these four companies strengthen our position as a leading producer in pipe hangers, mechanical and hydraulic snubbers, pre-insulated pipe supports and expansion joints.”

PT&P is consolidating the assets of some of the companies to the main location at 3701 Holmes Road, Houston, Texas 77051. The company can be reached via email at info@pipingtech.com, by fax at 713-731-8640 or by calling 713-731-0030 or 800-787-5914. PT&P can also be visited on the web at www.pipingtech.com.

This acquisition allows PT&P to enhance the existing product lines thus offering greater value and selection. The acquired companies will operate under the following company names:

1. Fronek Company (FCI), Inc.

2. FCI Pipe Supports, Inc.

3. Fronek Anchor/Darling Enterprises, Inc.

4. Pipe Shields, Inc.

About Piping Technology & Products, Inc.
Piping Technology & Products, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiaries, U.S. Bellows, Inc. and Sweco Fab, Inc. manufacture a variety of high-quality engineered products. In business since 1975, PT&P has close partnerships with leading engineering and construction companies and is recognized as a leader in designing and manufacturing pipe supports, pre-insulated pipe supports and expansion joints. PT&P and its subsidiaries strive to, “DO IT RIGHT THE FIRST TIME, EVERY TIME” by providing quality products and expert service.

About The Shaw Group Inc.
The Shaw Group Inc. is a leading global provider of technology, engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance, fabrication, manufacturing, consulting, remediation, and facilities management services for government and private sector clients in the power, process, environmental, infrastructure and emergency response markets. A Fortune 500 company, The Shaw Group is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and employs approximately 17,000 people at its offices and operations in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region. For further information, please visit the Company’s website at www.shawgrp.com.

84" Diameter Seawall Outfall Flow Regulating Device

August 20th, 2004 No comments
84" Diameter Seawall Outfall Flow Regulating Device

Installation of FRP Bundles in the Pipe

84" Diameter Seawall Outfall Flow Regulating Device

84" Diameter Seawall Outfall Flow Regulating Device

Sweco Fab, Inc. recently designed and manufactured a 30,000 lb. Seawall Outfall Flow Regulating Device for a sea water outlet in Qatar. This 320 long flow conditioner is designed to allow water to flow through evenly. There are nineteen 16 FRP pipes inside an 84 diameter carbon steel pipe. The pipe bundle is secured within the 84 diameter shell pipe using spring washers, which keep the bundle tight and allows for differential expansion between the steel and FRP.

84" Diameter Seawall Outfall Flow Regulating Device

Installation of Flow Device On-Site

 

84" Diameter Seawall Outfall Flow Regulating Device

Flow Device in Use

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Mailing: P.O. Box 34506, Houston, TX 77234-4506 Location: 3701 Holmes Road, Houston, TX 77051
Our Subsidiaries: U.S. Bellows: Metallic & Fabric Expansion Joints, Bellows
Sweco Fab: ASME Vessels, Pig Launchers, Spectacle Blinds
 Pipe Shields: Pre-Insulated Pipe Supports, Slides, Guides & Anchors

Fronek Anchor/Darling
: Snubbers, Sway Struts & Sway Braces
Phone: (713) 731-0030 Toll-Free: (800) 787-5914 FAX: (713) 731-8640 info@pipingtech.com

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