Flow of Fluids

FLOW OF FLUIDS v16 - COMING SOON!

 

Flow of Fluids is part of the PIPE-FLO® family and one of the world’s leading fluid flow analysis and design modeling software tools. Flow of Fluids v16 simulates the operation of small piping systems transporting liquids and industrial gases under a variety of expected operating conditions. Flow of Fluids v16 provides accurate results for series, branching, and looped systems (both open and closed) with up to 25 pipelines. If you can draw your piping system, Flow of Fluids v16 will show you how it operates.  

 

Flow of Fluids Highlights

  • Design new systems / Plan expansions up to 25 pipes
  • The elimination of complex, confusing, and outdated spreadsheets
  • Communication and documentation between engineers, designers, managers, and operators
  • Profitability through optimization and energy conservation
  • Understanding the value of potential changes and capital investments
  • Increased system uptime
  • Comparing actual vs design hydraulic behavior

 

Ease of Use

  • Includes one year of unlimited engineering/modeling support
  • Personalized quick start training
  • Over 6000 pre-programmed fluids
  • Clearly visualize and share important piping system parameters
  • Select pumps from PUMP-FLO®'s database of over 100 pump catalogues
  • Model entire systems; including open, closed and branched systems with built in drawing tools
  • Export and import data

 

Interactive

  • Model updates in real-time
  • Design new systems, plant expansions, and manage startups/shutdowns/variable loads
  • Simulate and troubleshoot abnormal conditions
  • Evaluate multiple operating and hypothetical scenarios
  • Adjust pump speeds and system settings (VFD - Variable Frequency Drive)

 

Accuracy

  • Safety is Critical; Flow of Fluids ensures that equipment manufacturers' operating specifications are met.
  • Premier application for control valves
    • Utilize actual valve data and control schemes
    • Valve calculator based on valve type, trim, and control
    • Ability to manually position valves
    • Choked flow and calculation warnings
  • Calculate pressure, flow rates, choked flow, total head, NPSHa, and more on pumps
  • Based on industry recognized principles and standards from ASMA, HI, IEC, AWWA, ISA, ANSI, and NQA*
    • Crane Technical Paper 410 (TP-410)
    • Control valves per IEC and ANSI/ISA standards
    • Pumps per ANSI and HI standards
    • Flow meters and orifices per ASME standards
    • Heat exchangers per TEMA standards
    • Pipelines with stock slurries per TAPPI standards
    • Pipe tables from ASTM, ASME, and more

* ANSI/ISA-75.01.01, IEC 60534-2-1 Mod, ANSI/HI 1.1-1.2-2008, ASMA MFC-3M-2004, ASME MFC-3Ma-2007, ASME MFC-3M-1989 R1995, ASME MFC-14M-2003, ASTM B36.10M-2004, ASTM B42-10, ASTM B42-10, ASTM B43-09, ASTM B301-12, ASTM B345(M)-11, ANSI H35.2-2009

 

Communicate and Document

  • Visualize entire systems
  • Pre-populated and customizable reports
  • Display only the parameters relevant to you
  • Clearly communicate between engineers, clients, managers, designers, and operators
  • Colorize the model with gradient colors covering 20 different design parameters

PIPE-FLO® Professional Family

 
 
 

Training

Current Schedule

Course Date Location
FLO-Master
 Sep 12, 2017 - Sep 13, 2017 Renton, WA
Sep 12, 2017 - Sep 13, 2017 Renton, WA
FLO-Master
 Nov 07, 2017 - Nov 08, 2017 Renton, WA
Nov 07, 2017 - Nov 08, 2017 Renton, WA

Visit our full course schedule for additional courses and other learning opportunities.