What is scaffolding? Types of scaffolding?

  A scaffold is a temporary structure that facilitates the work at heights in the fields of building construction, industry, stage spectacles, exhibition stands, among others. There are 3 types of scaffolding systems that are used in any sort of industrial and building construction process.  Types of scaffolding? Supported scaffolding Suspended scaffolding Mobile Scaffolds Supported …

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Sustained bending moment in pipes by using the simplified method

Bending moments is a crucial aspect to be considered in pipe systems to ensure its reliability and safety. Non-permissible bending moments could cause damage on equipment nozzles, excessive vertical pipe deflections and overstresses.  Where does the bending moment come from? Bending moments come from sustained, operating and occasional load cases. Sustained loads (W+P) are those …

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