Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of
website accessibility
Bentley Communities
Site
Search
User
Site
Search
User
Product Communities
AutoPIPE
AutoPIPE Wiki
C.12. How to model directly buried hot water pipes with AutoPIPE?
Sign In

Pipe and Vessel Stress Analysis  Wiki

.Bentley AutoPIPE
+
a. General Information about AutoPIPE
+
b. NEW User Guide for AutoPIPE
+
c. Technical Support  AutoPIPE
+
d. Download  Install  Release Notes  AutoPIPE
+
e. Features and Bugs in AutoPIPE
+
f. License AutoPIPE 
+
g. System Messages: Warnings, Errors, Crashed, Confirm, etc.. in AutoPIPE
h. QA&R program for AutoPIPE
i. Security

❤︎ Support Solutions and FAQ's in AutoPIPE
+
Batch Processing, ITS, and ATS using AutoPIPE
+
File / Model Management using AutoPIPE
+
General  AutoPIPE
+
Graphics  AutoPIPE
+
Grids (Input & Results)  AutoPIPE
+
Import and Export  AutoPIPE
+
Libraries  AutoPIPE
+
Loads and Load Sets  AutoPIPE
+
Localization (NonEnglish Language)  AutoPIPE

Modeling Approaches in AutoPIPE
.b  Cuts: Cold Spring Modeling example in AutoPIPE
.c Frames / Beams  Modeling in AutoPIPE
+
.h  "Bend"  Modeling Approaches in AutoPIPE
+
.i  "Flexible Joints"  Example Modeling Approaches in AutoPIPE
.k  Pipes  Modeling in AutoPIPE
.l  Rotating Equipment  Modeling in AutoPIPE
.n  "Vessels"  Modeling Approaches in AutoPIPE
+
01a. Model Different Types of PIPING in AutoPIPE
+
01b.Model Different Types of PIPING Components  AutoPIPE
+
01c. Model Nonmetallic Plastic Piping (i.e. Plastic, PVC, PP, PPR, HDPE, PE, FRP, GRP, etc.)
+
01d. Model a Ring Main (circular header) with AutoPIPE
01e. Model a LONG PipeLines with AutoPIPE
+
01f. Model Different Types of PIPING Routings (i.e. ByPass, Join 2 pipe runs, etc..) using AutoPIPE
+
02a. Model Subsea (Underwater) Piping  AutoPIPE
02b. Modeling Offshore Piping per BS8010 or CSAZ662 section 11 Piping Codes

02c. Model Soil Properties with Soil Calculator and Underground Piping in AutoPIPE
A.01. What will be the yield displacement value for following in AutoPIPE?
A.02. Cannot validate AutoPIPEs results, specifically for the Qu term (vertical up) for sand, what is causing the difference?
A.03. In the Virtual Anchor Length equation (La = Co * Lm), how can the value for Co be adjusted in AutoPIPE?
A.04. Do we have to define the soil properties after the La (i.e., in Zone 3)?
A.05. What effect does the "Outside diameter" and "Depth to Centerline" have on soil properties when calculation method = User?
A.07. How to account for the weight of soil acting down on the pipe in AutoPIPE?
A.08. How to calculate the soil properties for a buried pipe on a 45 deg angled slope when using AutoPIPE?
B.01. Soil Overburden and Seismic Wave Propagation in AutoPIPE
B.02. Soil Overburden : The program does not retain the entered inputs for the Soil Overburden Categories menu in an AutoPIPE model, why?
C.01. Would it be appropriate to design fault line crossings by applying an offset to the pipeline being modeled in AutoPIPE
C.02. How to model a 420 km long buried pipe, including traffic loads and large radius bends in order for the pipe to travel under a river in AutoPIPE?
C.03. How to model horizontal buried piping going under roadways / railways?
C.04. How to model vertical Air Shafts  large diameter vertical underground piping in AutoPIPE?
C.05. Why does adding a node point change the soil settlement displacement in AutoPIPE?
C.06. Alternative of performing buried piping analysis by using DeltaT equivalent in AutoPIPE
C.07. Using AutoPIPE to determine pipe length needed for underground design
C.08. Can AutoPIPE model the stress on pulling a pipe into a directional drilled hole?
C.09. Why when modeling a little more weight does the results increase exponentially to become severally overstressed in AutoPIPE's code compliance report?
C.10. When the pipe is in the fully restrained condition does the program make the necessary corrections for this condition?
C.11. How to model underground piping above / below the frost line with AutoPIPE?
C.12. How to model directly buried hot water pipes with AutoPIPE?
D01 What reference was used to set the default values Seismic Wave Data dialog in AutoPIPE?
+
03a. Model Rotating Equipment: Pumps, Compressor, Turbine in AutoPIPE
+
03b. Modeling Vessel / Nozzles in AutoPIPE
+
03c. Modeling Support and Beam Structures in AutoPIPE
+
03d. Modeling Anchors in AutoPIPE
+
04a. Modeling Seimic Analysis  AutoPIPE
04b. Model Buckling  AutoPIPE
+
04d. Model Concentrated Forces  AutoPIPE
04f. Model Vacuum (Negative Pressure) Piping in AutoPIPE
04g. Model Fluid / Gas Density in AutoPIPE
+
04h. Modeling Thermal type load cases with AutoPIPE
+
04i. Model Pump / Compressor (Oscillating) Vibration  AutoPIPE
04j. Model Flow (Oscillating) Vibration  AutoPIPE
+
04k. Model Blast Loading in AutoPIPE
+
04l. Model Cut short / Cut long in AutoPIPE
04m. Model Cryogenic piping in AutoPIPE
04n. How to model / perform Creep Analysis with AutoPIPE?
04o. How to model a Smart Pig going thru the Pipeline in AutoPIPE?
04p. Input node point displacement / acceleration from field data in AutoPIPE?
04r. How to model a Relief Valve thrust force in an AutoPIPE model?
04s. How to model a thrust via a flowing fluid (i.e. impulsemomentum change equation) to an AutoPIPE model?
04t. How to model the load on a piping system installed on a ship, Rig, or FPSO (Floating Production Storage and Offloading) when using AutoPIPE?
04u. How to model Pressure drop and Flow Rate in a piping system when using AutoPIPE?
+
05a. Cut / Copy / Paste / Rotate / Move / Stretch Commands
+
05b. AutoPIPE command  "Convert Point to"  Run, Bend, or Tee
+
05d. Delete Command in AutoPIPE
06a. Modeling approach to account for piping beyond modeled piping
06b. Apply More Than 1 Piping Code In an AutoPIPE Model
06c. How to model a liquid (water) / gas (foam or air) Fire Protection piping system in AutoPIPE?
06d. How to model vaporization / boiling of liquid in pipe that causes a pressure wave to travel up the line in AutoPIPE?
06e. How to model a pipe riser (vertical pipe) to correctly account for GR weight on each floor support in AutoPIPE
06f. Modeling a Manway / access port in a pipe sidewall using AutoPIPE
06g. Using load case displacement as a new starting point for analysis in AutoPIPE?
06h. How to model node point shared by more than 1 model?
06i. How to model miss aligned pipe pulled back into original position using AutoPIPE?
06j. How to model lifting pipe segment(s) using AutoPIPE?
06k. How to model piping systems not aligned with the global axis using AutoPIPE?
06l. Guidance for modelling Bell and Spigot type joint
06M. How to model piping systems in which upper pipe is supported on lower pipe using AutoPIPE?
7a. Modeling scenario using AutoPIPE: hot tapping a pipeline under operating condition, stresses in system after plant shutdown
7b. Model JouleThomson effect and solving the transient heat transfer through the thickness of the pipe using AutoPIPE?
Tutorial  Water Hammer (Time History) Example  Modeling Approach in AutoPIPE
+
Modules (i.e. Flange Analysis, Spring Hanger Selection, Rotating Equip, TTA) in AutoPIPE
+
Piping codes  AutoPIPE
+
Post Processing  AutoPIPE
+
Printing  AutoPIPE
+
Reports  AutoPIPE
+
Settings  AutoPIPE
+
Stress Isometrics  AutoPIPE
+
Technology Productivity Capabilities
+
.Bentley AutoPIPE Vessel (powered by Microprotol)
+
ADL PIPE
+
Bentley AutoPIPE Nozzle
+
Bentley PlantFLOW
+
Bentley PULS
+
AutoPIPE Brand Learning Resources
+
Attend a live meeting with an AutoPIPE Analyst
+
Q. How to install a patch sent by Bentley AutoPIPE development team?
C.12. How to model directly buried hot water pipes with AutoPIPE?
Revision
Creation Date
Revision Author
Current Revision
Mon, Nov 6 2023 4:18 AM
Mike Dattilio
View current version