2016 June27

An Overview About Industrial Flanges – What is a Flange?

What Is A Flange? A flange is a common way of forming a connection between pipes, pumps and valves. It involves bolting down or welding together two flange pieces together in a pipe, pump or valve to connect the two ...

2016 May5

ASME Standards Request Procedures

ASME Standards are established and reviewed to reflect the interests of all relevant individuals and organizations. Any entity may collaborate with the committee regarding revisions, clarification and committee meeting participation. Send all correspondence to: Secretary, B16 Standards Committee The American ...

2016 January12

The Types and Uses of Weld Neck Flanges

Weld neck flanges have long tapered hubs that are butt welded to a pipe or fitting. The conditions they are used in are usually severe. Conditions are sometimes constant or have wide fluctuations. The Two Types of Weld Neck Flanges ...

2015 November24

5 Different Types of ANSI Flanges

Large diameter flanges In case this is the first time you’re hearing the phrase, ANSI flanges simply refers to flanges whose construction meets ANSI (American National Standards Institute) specifications. These may be either smaller or large diameter flanges and as ...