The transport of KRAH MISR pipes is very easy as
they are very good to move due to the low weight. It only has to be ensured,
that the pipes cannot move and that they are stored in the right way.
Forklifts with a rod of 5 meters are very suitable for the handling of the pipe
in the production facilities. On site no additional heavy devices are
For the storage of the pipes and fittings it is absolutely necessary that they
are stored on even ground, free of stones and sharp edged objects, so that
point-loads are avoided. Further it is important to make sure that the sockets
of the upper layer are not contacting the sockets of the lower layer. A maximum
height of 4 meters should not be exceeded. Generally there should be three wood
bearing supports to guarantee a good load distribution.
The installation of KRAH MISR pipes is very
easy. After the trench has been prepared in the same way as for all other pipes
the KRAH MISR pipe is laid down and aligned. The
individual pipe parts are jointed with the different kinds of jointing
techniques. The backfilling has to be carried out according to the requirements
of the statical calculations. Installation of a KRAH
MISR pipe acc. to EN 1610
According to the requirements pipe systems have to be tested for leakage.
The easy handling of KRAH MISR pipes