Buried Pipe Calculator is an excel application which has been designed to calculate stresses in a restrained and unrestrained buried pipe. It is based on the paper in Calcstress.com named as “Pipelines and Buried Pipes”.
This application comprises of four following sections:
Input Data with file opening and saving abilities
In this section, user can enter information which is required for stress calculation of a buried pipe as General Project Information, Pipe Dimension, Pipe Material, Design condition, Longitudinal Sustained and Occasional Stresses, Unrestrained Expansion stress, Analysis Setting, Soil Property, Dead Load and Live Load
This section enables users to have all or some of the objective functions (as well as their corresponding criteria) in one chart but different colours