Pipe Support

Definition(s)


Pipe Support

Pipe fixture or structural attachment which transfers the load from the pipe or structural attachment to the supporting structure or equipment.

  • Note: 1 to entry: Fixtures include hanging-type fixtures such as hanger rods, spring hangers, sway braces, counterweights, turnbuckles, struts, chains, guides and anchors; and bearing-type fixtures such as saddles, bases, rollers, brackets and sliding supports.
  • Note: 2 to entry: Structural attachments include elements which are bonded or moulded into the pipe, such as clips, lugs, saddles, rings, clamps, clevises, straps and skirts.

Source: ISO 14692-1:2017, Petroleum and natural gas industries — Glass-reinforced plastics (GRP) piping — Part 1: Vocabulary, symbols, applications and materials, Second Edition, August 2017. Global Standards