FORITEX offer professional engineering support to cover specific project requirements.

Our engineering team can assist clients in all aspects of design, calculation and verification thanks to the experience acquired through the years in the oil, gas, power plant (conventional and nuclear) and pressure vessel industries.

Engineering support

FORITEX design process is supported with the use of Computer Aided Design (CAD) and the latest 3D solid modeling software with Finite Elements Analysis (FEA).

If required, design can be verified by a third party engineer.

FORITEX can design the following products:

  • Wye, Piggable Wye
  • Swivel, Anchor, Hanger, Misalignment & Hot Tap Flange
  • Barred, Flow, Studded, Target & Lateral Tee
  • Buckle Arrestor & J-Lay Collar
  • Pig Launcher / Receiver & Piping Spool
  • Self-reinforced branch fitting (outlet fitting):
    sweep, vessel, lateral, weld or flanged outlet


Design in accordance to the following standards and norms:

  • ASME B31.1, B31.3, B31.4 and B31.8
  • Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/EC (PED)
  • ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) Section I
  • ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) Section III
  • ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) Section VIII div.1 & 2
  • RCC-M
  • others
Ball Flange FEA
Anchor flange FEA analysis


FORITEX's facilities - BAY 3 Spiral wound, metallic and PTFE gaskets OPS016 - 20'' & 42'' Welded Y Tee - ASTM A358 TP304L BRF010 - A182 F321H Swept outlet branches Alloy steel WYE pieces Tee with crossed bars