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Pipe Column Design Per AISC / API 650
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Pipe Column Design per API 650
A. Introduction
API 650 requires that the columns be designed per AISC or other approved standard. These columns are
designed using the latest edition of AISC with temperature modification factors per API 650, Appendix M.
B. Geometry
Column diameter Column thickness Corrosion allowance
d
c
18 in ⋅ :=
t
c
.375 in ⋅ := CA
rc
0 in ⋅ :=
Length of column Effective length factor
L
c
50 ft ⋅ := K 1.0 :=
C. Material Properties
Design temperature Yield stength
T
d
350 °F ⋅ := F
yc
35 ksi ⋅ :=
Yield strength reduction factor for column design
per API 650, Appendix M
RF
ys
RY1
T
d
°F
|

\
|
|
¹
F
yc
45 ksi ⋅ ≤ if
RY3
T
d
°F
|

\
|
|
¹
F
yc
55 ksi ⋅ > if
RY2
T
d
°F
|

\
|
|
¹
otherwise
0.87 = :=
RF
ys
0.87 =
Modulus of elasticity with temperature modification per
API 650, Appendix M
E
c
EST
T
d
°F
|

\
|
|
¹
28000000.00 psi = :=
D. Loading
P
c
30000 lbs ⋅ := Total load at base of column
M
c
10000 ft ⋅ lbs ⋅ := Moment on column

c
1.67 := Safety factor for column design
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E. Section Properties
d
cc
d
c
2 CA
rc
⋅ − :=
d
cc
18.00in = Column diameter - corroded
t
cc
t
c
CA
rc
− :=
t
cc
0.3750 in = Column thickness - corroded
A
cc
π
4
d
cc
( )
2
d
cc
2 t
cc
⋅ −
( )
2

¸
(
¸
⋅ := A
cc
20.764 in
2
⋅ =
Column area - corroded
I
c
π
64
d
cc
( )
4
d
cc
2 t
cc
⋅ −
( )
4

¸
(
¸
⋅ := I
c
806.63 in
4
⋅ =
Moment of inertia - corroded
S
c
2 I
c

d
c
:= S
c
89.63 in
3
⋅ =
Section modulus - corroded
Z
c
A
cc
d
cc
t
cc

( )
π
⋅ := Z
c
116.49 in
3
= Plastic section modulus - corroded
r
c
I
c
A
cc
:= r
c
6.23 in ⋅ =
Radius of gyration - corroded
Q
c
min
.038 E
c

RF
ys
F
yc

d
cc
t
cc
|

\
|
|
|
¹

2
3
+
1

¸
(
(
(
(
(
(
¸

¸
(
(
(
(
(
(
¸
:= Q
c
1.00 = Element slenderness reduction factor
F. Check Axial Compressive Stress - Gravity Loads Only
F
e
π
2
E
c

K L
c

r
c
|

\
|
|
|
¹
2
:=
Euler buckling stress
Critical buckling stress per AISC 360-05
Chapter E
F
cr
.658
F
yc
F
e
F
yc

K L
c

r
c
4.71
E
c
F
yc
⋅ ≤ if
0.877 F
e
⋅ otherwise
:=
F
cr
21415.31psi =
Nominal compressive strength of column
P
n
Q
c
RF
ys

c
F
cr
⋅ A
cc
⋅ 230321.339 lbs ⋅ = :=
Must be less than or equal to 100%
P
c
P
n
13.03 % ⋅ =
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G. Check Combined Axial Compressive and Bending Stresses
M
nc
RF
ys

c
F
yc
⋅ Z
c

d
cc
t
cc
.07E
c
RF
ys
F
yc

≤ if
.33 E
c

d
cc
t
cc
S
c

c

d
cc
t
cc
.31E
c
RF
ys
F
yc

> if
.021 E
c

d
cc
t
cc
F
yc
RF
ys
⋅ +
|

\
|
|
|
|
¹
S
c

c
⋅ otherwise
:=
Nominal bending strength of column - AISC 360-05, Chapter F
M
nc
175.99 ft kip ⋅ ⋅ =
Coefficient to account for non-uniform moment
diagrams and end restraints
C
m
1.0 :=
INT
Ec
P
c
P
n
8
9
M
c
M
nc
⋅ +
P
c
P
n
0.2 ≥ if
P
c
2 P
n

M
c
M
nc
+ otherwise
:=
P
c
P
n
13.0 % ⋅ = Compressive stress check.
Value must not exceed 100%.
INT
Ec
12.2 % ⋅ = Interaction of bending and axial stress from seismic loading.
Value must not exceed 100%
Slenderness check.
Value must not exceed 100%.
K L
c

r
c
175 ⋅
55 % ⋅ =
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com Page 2 of 4 .67 Total load at base of column Moment on column Safety factor for column design www.00 psi  °F  Modulus of elasticity with temperature modification per API 650.mathcadcalcs.87  °F   Td   if Fyc > 55⋅ ksi RY3   °F   Td   otherwise RY2   °F  RFys = 0. Appendix M. Material Properties Design temperature Yield stength Td := 350 ⋅ ° F RY1  Fyc := 35 ⋅ ksi Yield strength reduction factor for column design per API 650.0 C.375 ⋅ in Effective length factor CArc := 0 ⋅ in Lc := 50 ⋅ ft K := 1. Appendix M RFys :=  Td   if Fyc ≤ 45⋅ ksi = 0. Geometry Column diameter Column thickness Corrosion allowance dc := 18 ⋅ in Length of column tc := . Loading Pc := 30000 ⋅ lbs Mc := 10000 ⋅ ft ⋅ lbs c := 1. Appendix M D. Introduction API 650 requires that the columns be designed per AISC or other approved standard.87 Ec := EST   Td   = 28000000. B.Client: Project Location: Project Desc: Tank Desc: Job Number: Rev Number: Designed By: Checked By: Date: Pipe Column Design per API 650 A. These columns are designed using the latest edition of AISC with temperature modification factors per API 650.

764 ⋅ in Ic = 806.23 ⋅ in Radius of gyration . Check Axial Compressive Stress .Gravity Loads Only Fe := π ⋅ Ec 2 2  K ⋅ Lc     rc    Euler buckling stress Fyc Fcr := .corroded rc := Acc rc = 6.00 Element slenderness reduction factor F.03 ⋅ % Must be less than or equal to 100% www.Client: Project Location: Project Desc: Tank Desc: Job Number: Rev Number: Designed By: Checked By: Date: Pipe Column Design per API 650 E.00 in tcc = 0.63 ⋅ in 4 Column area .877 ⋅ Fe otherwise Fcr = 21415.corroded Zc := Acc ⋅ Ic (dcc − tcc) π Zc = 116.658 Fe ⋅ Fyc if K ⋅ Lc rc ≤ 4.31 psi Pn := Qc Pc Pn RFys c ⋅ Fcr ⋅ Acc = 230321.mathcadcalcs.038 ⋅ E c  2   +    dcc  3   Qc := min  RFys ⋅ Fyc ⋅    tcc        1   Qc = 1.corroded 2 ( ) ( ) Acc = 20.corroded ( ) ( ) Sc := 2 ⋅ Ic dc 3 Section modulus .49 in 3 Plastic section modulus .corroded Moment of inertia .corroded .339 ⋅ lbs Nominal compressive strength of column = 13.63 ⋅ in Sc = 89. Section Properties dcc := dc − 2 ⋅ CArc tcc := tc − CArc π  2 2 Acc := ⋅ d − dcc − 2 ⋅ tcc   4  cc π  4 4 Ic := ⋅ dcc − dcc − 2 ⋅ tcc    64 dcc = 18.corroded Column thickness .71 ⋅ Ec Fyc Critical buckling stress per AISC 360-05 Chapter E 0.com Page 3 of 4 .3750 in Column diameter .

AISC 360-05. Value must not exceed 100% Slenderness check.021 ⋅ Ec  Sc  + Fyc ⋅ RFys ⋅ otherwise  dcc  c  t   cc  Mnc = 175.33 ⋅ Ec Sc dcc .Client: Project Location: Project Desc: Tank Desc: Job Number: Rev Number: Designed By: Checked By: Date: Pipe Column Design per API 650 G. Value must not exceed 100%.99 ⋅ ft ⋅ kip Cm := 1.mathcadcalcs.07Ec RFys ⋅ Fyc Nominal bending strength of column . Value must not exceed 100%. Chapter F .2 9 Mnc Pn + Mc Mnc otherwise Coefficient to account for non-uniform moment diagrams and end restraints INTEc := + Compressive stress check.0 ⋅ % Pc 8 Mc ⋅ if ≥ 0.31Ec ⋅ if > dcc tcc RFys ⋅ Fyc c tcc  . Check Combined Axial Compressive and Bending Stresses Mnc := RFys c ⋅ Fyc ⋅ Zc if dcc tcc ≤ . INTEc = 12.0 Pc Pn Pc 2 ⋅ Pn Pc Pn = 13. Interaction of bending and axial stress from seismic loading.com Page 4 of 4 .2 ⋅ % K ⋅ Lc rc ⋅ 175 = 55 ⋅ % www.

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