An elevated section of the Pipeline design and construction a practical approach pdf Pipeline. Pipeline transport is the transportation of goods or material through a pipe.
120 countries of the world. Liquids and gases are transported in pipelines and any chemically stable substance can be sent through a pipeline.
Pipelines are useful for transporting water for drinking or irrigation over long distances when it needs to move over hills, or where canals or channels are poor choices due to considerations of evaporation, pollution, or environmental impact. Pneumatic tubes using compressed air can be used to transport solid capsules.
Oil pipelines are made from steel or plastic tubes which are usually buried. The oil is moved through the pipelines by pump stations along the pipeline. Natural gas pipelines are constructed of carbon steel.
Hydrogen pipeline transport is the transportation of hydrogen through a pipe. District heating or teleheating systems use a network of insulated pipes which transport heated water, pressurized hot water or sometimes steam to the customer.