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Wind load on pipe racks.

Wind load on pipe racks.

Wind load on pipe racks.

Does anyone have a good reference for calculating wind loads on pipe racks. It will depend on the sizes of pipes on the rack.

RE: Wind load on pipe racks.

Most refinery corporations have good guidelines for loads on piperacks, i.e. Exxon, Conoco, BP, Murphy etc.  Use the specific client's standard for design.  

RE: Wind load on pipe racks.

This isn't for a refinery. It is for a process plant and the client doesn't have guidelines.

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