Tables Reference

Listing of tables

An index listing of all data tables available throughout the program. The PLE 3 table 'short name' is shown in square brackets.

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Design function 1: Project Setup

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Design function 2: Pipeline Configuration

Pipeline origin [ORIGIN]
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Pipeline polygon points [POLYDIF]
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Ground level [G-LEVEL]
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(Ground) water level [W-LEVEL]
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Additional idents [ADIDENT]
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Connect node no. [CONNECT]
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Pipeline Tee configurations [TEECONF]
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Groups [GROUPS]
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Pipeline joints [PIPES]
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External supports spec [SUPPORT]
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Polygon point data [SHAPEP]
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Bend location data [SHAPEB]
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Unit of length [LENGTH]
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Nodes [NODES]
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Elements of pipeline [ELEMNTS]
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Vertical profile data [PROFILE]
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Identification names [IDENTS]
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Element groups [GRELEM]
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Element/node groups [AVGRPS]
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Tee configuration data [T-CDATA]
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Design function 3.1: Pipe Data

Material location [MATL]
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Diameter [DIAM]
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Wall thickness [WALL]
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Isotropic materials [ISTROP]
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Stress-strain relation [SIGEPS]
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Anisotropic materials [ANTROP]
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Deadweight [DEADW]
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Tee specifications [TEESPEC]
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Pipe material data [PIPEMAT]
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Pipe material data [PIPEPLS]
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Pipe dimension data [PIPEDIM]
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Tee data [T-SDATA]
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Design function 3.2: Soil Data

Horizontal soil stiffness [KLH]
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Downward vertical soil stiffness [KLS]
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Longitudinal soil friction [F]
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Longitudinal displacement [UF]
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Sub-soil bearing capacity [RVS]
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Top soil reaction [RVT]
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Horizontal soil reaction [RH]
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Uncertainty factors [UNCER]
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Upward vertical soil stiffness [KLT]
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Free displacement space [SLACK]
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Displacement-soil reaction curve shape [SLCURVE]
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Lateral soil mechanical data [LATSOIL]
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Pipe-soil friction data [AXSOIL]
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Design function 3.3: Model Boundary

Start/end nodes boundary conditions [ENDPTS]
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Linear elastic support properties [ELSPRS]
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Table spring support data [TFSPRS]
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Joint characteristics [JOINTS]
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Joint stiffnesses [JNTSPRS]
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Conditions along pipe axis [CONDI]
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Joint characteristics [J-SDATA]
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Design function 4.1: Wave/Current Loading

Environmental loads [ENVLOAD]
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Wave data [WAVE]
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Current data [CURRENT]
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Current profile(s) [CURPROF]
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Hydrodynamic force coefficients [C-DML]
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Outer diameter pipeline [OUTDIAM]
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Dynamic amplification parameters [DYNAMPL]
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Stream disturbing members [DISMEM]
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Environmental weight properties [PROPENV]
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Pipe weight in air [AIRWGHT]
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Hydrodynamic force coefficients [HYDROCO]
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Wave profile elevation points [WAPROF]
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Wave/current velocities and accelerations [VELACC]
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Hydrodynamic force amplification factors [AMPLFAC]
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Hydrodynamic forces on pipeline [WAFOR]
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Design function 4.2: Pipeline Loading

Internal overpressure [PRESS]
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Temperature differences [TEMP]
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Soil displacement in X-direction [SETX]
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Soil displacement in Y-direction [SETY]
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Soil displacement in Z-direction [SETZ]
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Locations of nodal point loads [NODALL]
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Load-components of nodal point loads [NODALS]
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Locations of focussed nodal point loads [FOCUSL]
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Vertical soil subsidence [SUBSIDE]
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Specified pipeline loads [LOADATA]
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Design function 5: Pipeline Behaviour

Loading combinations (B, ASME B31.8) [LOADSET]
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Loading combinations [LOCASE]
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Non-linear elastic soil iteration control [SOILCTL]
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Geometrically non-linear iteration control [GEOMCTL]
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Iteration data [ITMON]
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Iteration check list [ITCHECS]
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Displacements [DISPLAC]
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Overall internal forces [INTFOR]
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Overall soil reaction forces [SOILREA]
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Overall external support reaction forces [SUPREA]
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Bend stiffness reduction & stress intensification [BENDFAC]
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Tee data with stress intensification factors [TEEFAC]
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Specified loads active on elements [E-LOAD]
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Applied settlement loads [S-LOAD]
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Active specified nodal loads [N-LOAD]
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Active specified wave & current loads [W-LOAD]
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Global node coordinates of displaced pipeline [DISCOOR]
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Primary cross-sectional deformations [DEFORM]
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Displacements in joints [DISPJNT]
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Free spans above ground [FREESPN]
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Design function 6.1: Cross-Section Data

Neutral/Real top soil load [SOILNB]
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Extra loads on top soil [TOPLOAD]
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Horizontal soil support / Vertical soil load [LAMBDA]
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Soil support angle functions [SUPANG]
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Horizontal soil support pressure [SOILSUP]
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Cross-sectional data [CROSDAT]
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Deformation redistribution (soil loads w.o. top loads) [W-REDIS]
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Deformation redistribution (soil loads w. toploads) [T-REDIS]
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Additional cross-sectional loads [ADDCROS]
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Additional support forces [ADDSUP]
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Deformation redistribution (bend ovalisation) [B-REDIS]
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Resulting pipeline spans [SPANS]
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Elements with primary membrane stresses [PRIMSEL]
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Design function 6.2: Cross-Section Behaviour {General, Material Linear}

Cross-sections to be calculated [SECTION]
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Weighing factors stress components [SWEIGH]
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Weld weakening factors [WELD]
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Detailed stresses in straight pipe sections [PSTRESS]
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Detailed stresses (lateral loadings) [RSTRESS]
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Detailed total stresses [TSTRESS]
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Detailed principal stresses [MSTRESS]
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Detailed check stresses [CSTRESS]
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Detailed stresses in bends [BSTRESS]
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Detailed radial deformations [RDISPLC]
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General cross-sectional data [CSGEN]
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Cross-sectional loading data [CSLOAD]
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Maximum stresses in straight pipe sections [PSTRMAX]
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Maximum stresses (lateral loadings) [RSTRMAX]
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Maximum total stresses [TSTRMAX]
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Maximum principal stresses [MSTRMAX]
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Maximum check stresses [CSTRMAX]
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Maximum stresses in bends [BSTRMAX]
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Weighing factors stress components [CSWEIGH]
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Maximum radial deformations [RDPLMAX]
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Design function 6.2: Cross-Section Behaviour {General, Material Non-Linear}

Detailed stresses at inner wall face [INSIG]
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Detailed mid plane of wall stresses [MIDSIG]
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Detailed stresses at outer wall face [OUTSIG]
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Detailed check stresses [CSIG]
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Detailed strains at inner wall face [INEPS]
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Detailed mid plane of wall strains [MIDEPS]
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Detailed strains at outer wall face [OUTEPS]
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Detailed check strains [CEPS]
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Detailed radial deformations [RLDSPLC]
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Maximum stresses at inner wall face [INSIGM]
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Maximum mid plane of wall stresses [MIDSIGM]
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Maximum stresses at outer wall face [OUTSIGM]
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Maximum check stresses [CSIGM]
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Maximum strains at inner wall face [INEPSM]
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Maximum mid plane of wall strains [MIDEPSM]
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Maximum strains at outer wall face [OUTEPSM]
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Maximum check strains [CEPSM]
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Maximum radial deformations of pipe cross-section [RLDPLMX]
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Design function 6.2: Cross-Section Behaviour {NEN 3650}

NEN3650 maximum unit check stresses [NENSMAX]
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NEN3650 detailed unit check stresses [NENSTRS]
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Maximum radial deformations (NEN 3650) [RMAXNEN]
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Detailed radial deformations (NEN 3650) [RDPLNEN]
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Design function 6.2: Cross-Section Behaviour {Belgian Law}

General cross-sectional data [CSGENB]
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Belgian Law maximum unit check stresses [SMAXBEL]
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Belgian Law detailed unit check stresses [STRSBEL]
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Design function 6.2: Cross-Section Behaviour {ASME B31.8}

General cross-sectional data [CSGENB]
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B31.8 maximum unit check stresses [SMAX318]
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B31.8 detailed unit check stresses [STRS318]
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Tables_Reference, last changed: 14/09/2016