Static Stress AnalysisStatic Stress Analysis complying international codes and standards viz. ASME B31.1, B31.3, B31.4, B31.8, AS-2885, ISO14692. Analysis of critical systems like Column re-boiler, Air Fin Coolers, Pumps, Turbine, Compressors, Heaters, Jacked Piping etc.Dynamic Stress AnalysisTransient Analysis viz. Modal Analysis, Time History, Response Spectrum, Harmonic Analysis. Solution to Surge, Slug, Water hammer, Seismic force, Relief Valve discharge.Finite Element AnalysisTransient Analysis viz. Modal Analysis, Time History, Response Spectrum, Harmonic Analysis. Solution to Surge, Slug, Water hammer, Seismic force, Relief Valve discharge.Local stress analysis of Shell Nozzle junctions for Storage Tanks and Pressure Vessels, Pipe attachments, Support design, Stress Intensification Factor calculations etc.GRE Pipe Stress AnalysisGRE Pipe thickness calculations, analysis as per ISO 14692, UKOOA. Checking of analysis performed by vendorAcoustic & Flow Induced VibrationsAcoustic or Flow Induced Vibrations in High velocity, High pressure discharge systems per Energy Institute Guidelines.Composite AnalysisA Pipe and Structure together analysis to get actual stiffness and response to the static and dynamic loads.Off-shore Pipe Stress AnalysisStress Analysis of Piping running on off-shore platforms and bridges with relative displacementsForensic EngineeringReal Life site problems especially related to Pipe Vibrations, support malfunction or cracksSupport DesignSpecial support design which falls out of Standard supportPMC / Owner’s EngineerChecking, commenting and approving documents and drawing after a thorough technical check on behalf of ClientSite TroubleshootingProvide solution to Site operation problems especially pipe vibrations or mechanical failures.
- Piping Design
Plot Plan DevelopmentPlot Plan development by 40+ year experienced engineerDetail Piping LayoutPreparing Piping Study, General Arrangement drawings, section views, isometrics, supporting etc.Preparing MTOPreparing new MTO, converting hard copy MTO to soft copyGRPreparing new MTO, converting hard copy MTO to soft copyE Pipe Stress AnalysisGRE Pipe thickness calculations, analysis as per ISO 14692, UKOOA. Checking of analysis performed by vendorPiping DraftingDrafting of isometrics, layouts, as built changes, support drawings etc.
- Pipeline Engineering
Pipeline CalculationsEngineering calculations like Pipe wall thickness, Road crossing, Upheaval buckling, buoyancy, Penetration, radiation contour etc.Engineering DrawingsPipeline Alignment Sheets, Station Approach Drawings, Piping Layouts, Isometrics, Typical Pipeline Drawings, Site Specific Crossing Drawings, Plot Plans, Tie in DrawingsEngineering DocumentsMaterial specifications, Requisitions, Data sheets, Technical bid evaluations, Vendor drawing review, Construction specification, Pipeline related philosophies & studies like Pigging Philosophy, Shut Down Philosophy etc.Schedules and MTOCrossing Schedules, Tie in schedules, MTO etc.
- Process Engineering
Process Engineering DesignBasic and Detail Engineering activities like Process simulation, Heat and Mass balance, PFDs, P&IDs, Equipment design and datasheets, Instrument datasheet, Control philosophy, Cause and Effect diagramProcess & Utility equipment designBasic and Detail Engineering activities: Utility Summary, UFD, Equipment Design and DatasheetsProcess Plant UpgradationBasic and Detail engineering of Revamp / Brown field projectsHazop StudyHazop study of overall plant and packages
- Civil Engineering
Foundation DesignFoundation calculations and drawings for Pipe supports and equipment foundationsSuper StructureStructure calculations and drawings.Special Support DesignCalculations and drawings of special supports which fall out of standard supports due to dimensions or loading.
- Mechanical Engineering
Design / Mechanical Data SheetsDesign / Mechanical data sheets for Storage Tanks, Exchangers, Vessels etc.Vendor Document ReviewChecking of engineering documents, calculations and drawings on behalf of Owner, Operating company.Equipment G.A./ Fabrication DrawingsDetailed fabrication drawings with welding details, code compliance.Finite Element AnalysisLocal stress analysis of Shell Nozzle Junction, shell and supports, attachment to shell and nozzle flexibility etc.
"Analyzing effects of soil parameters on buried pipe behavior and deciding governing parameter using statistical approach", ‘Bhende Gaurav’, ‘Kulkarni Pallavi’, ‘Kale Priyanka’ published in IOGPC 2015, ASME International Oil and Gas Pipeline conference, New Delhi, India, April 2015.
"Seismic analysis of above ground piping in Process plant", ‘Bhende Gaurav’, presented in PVP2014, ASME Pressure Vessel and Piping Conference, Anaheim, California, July 2014. For Complete paper, please click here
"Stress Intensification and Flexibility in Pipe Stress Analysis", ‘Bhende, Gaurav’, ‘Tembhare Girish’, Published in "International Journal of Modern Engineering Research", Vol.4, Issue 3, May-2013.
"Seismic Analysis of Above Ground Piping in Process Plant", ‘Bhende, Gaurav’, published in Process India, December’13 issue.
First Prize winner of "Drivers of Success" competition for year 2011 hosted by Intergraph.
First Prize winner of "Drivers of Success" competition for year 2012 hosted by Intergraph.
Invited in HxGN 2013 (Hexagon Metrology) Global conference as a speaker on topic "Effect of Modeling Supports with CAESAR II’s Structural Module on Static and Seismic Analysis".