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Pipe Support Design

A well designed pipe support system is highly critical for safe and efficient operation of the plant.

From our head office in the UK, Carpenter & Paterson Ltd directly interfaces with consultants, engineering companies, and contractors who regularly utilise our design service.

To be cost effective and to minimise costly site modifications, early participation of trained Pipe Support engineers and designers has proved to be an invaluable aid to assure timely recognition of potential problems. Carpenter & Paterson Ltd offer a complete analysis, design and detailing services for application and selection of pipe support, restraint devices and structural members.

This activity offers a wide range of design capabilities in the field of pipe support drawings. Our staff consists of experienced engineers and designers who have handled various National and International projects. The main task of the group is the selection of location, function of the supports, complete design and the preparation of the final installation drawings.

Full Design Package

We are able to undertake a comprehensive design and detail service for a wide range of Pipe Support systems associated with the Power Generation, Petrochemical, Oil, Gas and related industries.

Typical of information required from the client would be:-

  • Pipe work General Arrangement Drawings or Plant CD
  • Steelwork General Arrangement Drawings or Plant CD
  • Piping Specifications

From the details, Carpenter & Paterson Ltd would calculate and provide:-

  • Support Positions
  • Support Loads and Movements (Should C&P undertake stress analysis)
  • Support Designs
  • Fully detailed design drawings
  • Material take off lists


Detailed Design Package

In the event of a hardware scope of supply, Carpenter & Paterson Ltd are able to provide the detailed design of the Pipe Support assemblies from the clients initial design information

In this instance, we would expect the client to provide the following information:-

  • Pipe Support Conceptual Design
  • Support Loads and Movements
  • Support Positions
  • Piping Specifications

From this information, we would provide fully detailed engineering drawings of each support, complete with material lists.
If you require additional information or know someone who would like to receive information about our service then please feel free to contact us.