Restraint between Vessel and Pipe Models - CAESAR II - Reference Data

CAESAR II Applications Guide (2019 Service Pack 1)

PPMProduct
CAESAR II
PPMCategory_custom
Reference Data
Version_CAESAR
11.0 (2019)

Use the following guidelines when modeling restraints that between vessel and pipe in CAESAR II:

  • Use a restraint with a connecting node to link the pipe to the rigid element that extends from the vessel shell.

  • You can specify any number of restraints between the restrained node and the connecting node.

  • Restraints can be linear or nonlinear with gaps and/or friction.