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Training Course: EN13480 Metallic Industrial Piping Design (3 CPD)
Dates: Enquire about Online Training
Location: ONLINE TRAINING - contact for information


This is an in-depth theoretical course which will give  attendees the background and history of the EN13480 code.  

The EN13480 code specifies requirements for industrial piping systems and supports, including safety systems, made of metallic materials with a view to ensure safe operation.    


Training Agenda

·        Introduction      

·        History of the EN 13480 Code    

·        EN 13480 Part 1: General            

·        EN 13480: Materials      

o   Material and Related Standards

o   Werkstoff Numbers       

o   Naming Designation      

o   Chemical Composition  

o   Comparable Materials   

o   Material Data Sheets     

o   Requirements for Brittle Fracture and Creep       

o   Requirements for Fatigue Design             

o   Material Certification    

o   Non Destructive Examination (NDE)        

·        EN 13480-3: Design and Calculation        

o   Design Conditions           

o   Hydrotest Conditions    

o   Loadings and Load Combinations             

o   Definition of Primary, Secondary or Occasional Loads      

o   Calculation of Piping Wall Thickness (tmin)          

o   Material Design Stresses             

·        Rules and limitations for thin and thick walled components  

o   Pressure Rating of Components

o   Special Components      

o   Stress Intensification Factors (SIFs)          

o   Flexibility and Stress Analysis     

o   Stress Range     

o   Cold Pull              

o   Loads to be considered

o   Special Consideration for Elevated Temperature

o   Pipe Supports


Who Should Attend

Suited for engineers involved in the design of piping according to EN13480

Engineers with experience using EN13480 code



Competency in using the EN13480 code

Understanding and providing design solutions for piping and piping components.

Understanding the differences between EN and other piping codes.




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