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Role of Piping Design Engineers

Role of Piping Engineer

  • Piping design engineers involvement starts right from feasibility and then to conceptual and then to detail engineering where the output comes in terms of drawings.
  • Study the process requirements & site condition to design and plan the mechanical system that can support the process operations work.
  • Plan and prepare layout to analyze the space requirement, road access, maintenance space, location of equipment, and requirement of pipe rack
  • Co-ordinate with electrical, instrumentation, process team, civil structural team to understand the elevation & structural requirements.
  • Inform civil structural team about pipe racks, platforms, and structural requirement’s.
  • Prepare piping layouts, isometrics and perform stess analysis as required.
  • Selection of components such as valves, fittings, insulation, painting, welding specification, testing requirements to produce an economical design.
  • Prepare datasheet for valves, special type fittings & strainers, moreover co-ordinate with vendor to make sure that the right product is delivered at your home.
  • Prepare specification for vendor quote and perform TBE (technical bid evaluation) at times.
  • Review and ensure that the design is complaince with the international codes & standards, local country codes & client specifications.
  • Prepare the material list depicting all the materials, sizes, specfication, special requirements, testing requirements to meet the design. This document shall be used as an input for a procurement team.
  • Review the documents & drawings of vendor supplied eqiupment’s, valves and skids to verify the piping requirements are meet.
  • Perform site inspection at vendor manufacturing unit to qualify a vendor to check that he can supply the bulk requirement on demand.
  • Cross verify the stress report with supports mentioned in the drawings to avoid design flaws.
  • Assisting project engineering team for last minute modification requirement during construction.
  • Prepare as-bulit drawings after completion of construction and documents as necessary.

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