SSAW Pipe

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SSAW is short for Spirally Submerged Arc Welding, meaning spiral submerged arc welding pipe, uses a spiral joint construction to ensure strength, durability and uniformity. They are used in a wide range of industries, offering high corrosion resistance, excellent load carrying capacity, and adaptability for conveying fluids, gases, and structural applications.

SSAW Steel Pipe

SSAW PIPE

  1. Name: SSAW pipe (Spiral Welded Steel Tube)
  2. Standard: API 5L, ASTM A53, ASTM A252, ASTM A500
  3. Grade: Gr A, Gr B, Gr 1, Gr 2, Gr 3, X42, X46, X52, X56, X60, X70, Q235, Q345.
  4. Sizes: Outer DIA.: 219.1 mm to 2032 mm; NPS: 8 ” to 80 “; DN: 200 to 2000
  5. Thickness: SCH 20 to SCH XXS (6 mm to 25.4 mm)
  6. End: Square end/flat end (straight cut, saw cut, fire cut), beveled end/threaded end, with LTC/STC/BTC/VAM connection
  7.  Surface: bare, lightly oiled, black paint, oil painting, anti-rust oil, anti-corrosion paint (FBE/2PE/3PE)
  8. Applications: Fluid transport services, general structural support, oil, gas, construction, water transport, piling engineering, steel manufacturing, mechanical engineering, etc.

SSAW Pipe Standards

API-5L-LINE-PIPE

API 5L

Grade: Gr A, Gr B,

NPS: 1/8 inch to 84 inches

Outer DIA.: 10.3 mm to 2134 mm

Steels: X42, X46, X52, X56, X60, X65, X70, X80.

api 5ct casings

API 5CT

Thickness: 5.21mm – 22.22mm,

Casing: 114.3-508mm;4 1/2“ – 20″

Tubing: 26.67-114.3mm; 1.05” -4 1/2“

Steels: H40/J55/K55/N80/C110...

ASTM A252

ASTM A500

Grade: Gr A, Gr B, Gr C, Gr D

Thickness: SCH 5S -SCH XXS

Dimensions.: DN8 – DN400

Unit Length: 1.5 – 18 mtrs

astm a53 pipe

ASTM A53

Grade: Gr A, Gr B,

NPS: 1/8 to 26 inches

Outer DIA.: 10.3 to 660.4 mm

Wall Thickness:SCH 5S to SCH XXS

en10255 steel pipe

EN 10255

Grade: S195 T

Thickness: 2mm – 5.4mm

Dimensions.: 10.2mm -165.1mm

Surface Coating:FBE, 2PP, 3PP, 2PE, 3PE

fire pipes

ASTM A795

Grade: Gr A, Gr B

Thickness: 2.11mm – 7.8mm

Dimensions.: 21.3mm – 273.1mm

Surface Coating:FBE

SSAW Pipe Superiorities & Specifications

  1. Manufactured with the Spiral Submerged Arc Welding procedure, ensuring high strength and durability. 
  2. Available in various dimensions and steel grades. Surface coatings provide additional protection against environmental factors. 
  3. Offer different end types and joint methods with exact precisions. 
  4. SSAW pipes are commonly used in applications like water supply, construction, and oil and gas industries.
Procedure SSAW PIPE
Dimensions 219.1mm – 2032mm
8″ – 80″
DN200 – DN2000
Thickness 6mm – 25.4mm
SCH 20 – SCH XXS
Standards API 5L EN 10217 ASTM A500
ASTM A53 EN 10219 ASTM A252

Wide Application Industries & Areas

Due to the fact that SSAW pipe can withstand a significant amount of pressure, it is utilized in a wide variety of construction applications. 

Piling, structural applications, water pipelines, slurry pipelines, dredge pipelines, and other types of pipelines are some of the uses for SSAW pipe.

Oil & Gas

Construction

Water Transmission

Piling Work

Steel Fabrication

Mechanical Engineering

Process from Raw Material to Delivery

The production of SSAW pipes using the spiral welding technique is one of the most efficient and cost-effective methods available. 

Typically, a helical submerged arc weld is utilized in the production of spiral welded pipe, which is made from steel coil. 

The configuration of spiral welded pipe mills enables a considerable degree of flexibility, which makes it possible to manufacture a broad variety of pipe sizes and wall thicknesses.

Uncoiling and leveling → Leveling →Pre-bending → Spiral forming → Pre-welding → Centering, trimming and milling →Centering → Welding and ultrasonic inspection → Submerged arc welding inside and outside diameter → Plasma cutting → Weld dressing → X-ray inspection after slag removal →pipe end expanding → Water pressure test → Final visual inspection laboratory →Finished product inspection → Coating → Weighing, coding and storage

SSAW pipe

Difference Between SSAW Pipe and LSAW Pipe

SSAW Pipe

LSAW Pipe

1.SSAW pipe and LSAW pipe are both SAW (submerged arc welded) pipe types commonly used for oil and gas transportation.

2. The different welding methods lead to the variation of SAW pipes divided into LSAW and SSAW. The submerged arc process produces a high current density, preventing the flux layer from rapidly losing heat and concentrating in the welding area.

3. The steel coil is helically welded like a spiral in the SSAW, so that the coil (belt) takes on the shape of a pipe.
The welding of the straight seam submerged arc welding pipe is longitudinal welding, that is, the steel (hot rolled coil) is rolled into the pipe, and the weld is longitudinally-welded.

4. The direction of the weld will have different effects on the pressure bearing capacity and the degree of manufacturing difficulty. LSAW is used in medium and high pressure conditions, while SSAW is used in low pressure conditions. The production cost of LSAW tubes is higher than that of SSAW tubes.

5. The strength of spiral steel pipe is generally higher than that of straight steel pipe. The main production process is submerged arc welding. SSAW can use the same width of billets to produce different pipe diameters, but also can use narrower billets to produce larger pipe diameters.

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