Process Piping

Optimation has decades of experience with solutions in process coating systems. We apply our knowledge in web conveyance, roll coating and converting operations for clients in the film, paper, consumer products, metals and energy industries. 

Piping Design

  • Knowledge of piping materials applications for your chemistry
  • Selection of optimal joining techniques
  • 3D rendering for pipe routing
  • Pipe specifications determined based on needed working pressures and flows
  • Ability to incorporate cleaning technologies (for example, CIP)
  • Incorporation of controls elements (valves, flow controls, pressure regulators, gages, sensors) to match your process conditions
  • Sanitary considerations in pipe construction and components
  • Design for Manufacturability

Piping Installation

  • Visit our Pipefitting page for details on Optimation's piping installation services

Example Process Piping Project Experience

  • Clean-In-Place (CIP) systems for batch tanks and process piping for food industry applications
  • Designed sanitary piping system for a coater project in the paper industry
  • Provided design for emulsion and coating piping that uses CIP and clamp in place piping systems
  • Programmed PLC software for evaporator CIP system in the dairy industry
  • Designed CIP systems that used sanitary piping with dye piping to extruding and coating processes in the paper industry
  • Designed sensitizing department that used all sanitary piping and components in the chemical industry
  • Provided software and electrical engineering design to implement the filler remelt removal for 4 whipped topping lines.  Included auto purge to maintain a clean piping system and modifications of CIP system logic to reflect new piping and valve changes
  • Installation of milk tote handling equipment, including transfer pumps, distribution piping, CIP piping, flow plates for a prepared food company
  • Provided design, installation and start-up services for the entire fat free whipped topping line batch process including batch tanks, transfer pumps, CIP system, and all associated piping (sanitary, process, utilities)
  • Demolition and retro fit of existing co-generation facility, foundation and installation drawings for new Boilers, process piping and catwalk detail and design
  • Building and foundation detail and design for the building and the boiler, equipment installation and process piping detail and design
  • Detailed foundation drawings and design, equipment layout and process piping
  • Hazardous Substance & Hazardous Waste Piping Systems
  • Hazop Methodology, Process Safety Management, Equipment and Piping Design Safety
  • High Purity Water Recirculation and Delivery
  • Hydraulics, pumps and network flow piping systems
  • Sanitary Process Equipment, Valves, and Piping Design for High Purity applications (food, pharmaceutical, specialty chemicals, etc.) 

Example Product Applications:

  • Sanitary (Food, Bio-pharm)
  • Chemical Corrosives (hazard & containment)
  • Power Transmission (hydraulics, pneumatics)
  • Abrasives, slurries
  • Heat transfer
  • High temperature
  • Jacketed