International pipe supports provider
HILL & SMITH GROUP – International pipe supports provider
Founded in 1968, PIPE SUPPORTS GROUP LTD design and manufactures a comprehensive range of pipe supports for the petro-chemical, power, process and gas industries. Variable and constant effort supports are supplied with a wide range of ancillary items and slide bearings, as well as dynamic restraints, including rigid struts, snubbers, stiff-clamps and fixing brackets.
Following the growth in Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) demand Worldwide, PIPE SUPPORTS has expanded to include the manufacture of cryogenic supports utilising high-density polyurethane foam insulation.
Growth of business for PIPE SUPPORTS has seen the development of two large, modern plants in Thailand, manufacturing in accordance with ISO 9001, in addition to the UK and Indian plants.
As part of its service PIPE SUPPORTS supplies software for designing pipe hanger assemblies. ‘PSDesigner’ is an intelligent drafting package offering links with estimating and manufacturing packages, thereby providing a fast and efficient service. ‘PSDesigner’ additionally integrates with InterGraph’s PDS and Aveva’s PDMS three dimensional plant modelling software, enabling the rapid insertion of support assemblies in customers’ 3D models.