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Piping Calculations Engineering Specialist

  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Daniel Billington
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 16 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82554_1717509377

Are you an engineer who is an expert in the design of piping networks and calculations? If so, please read on, as this could be the perfect role for you!

I am currently recruiting for a Piping Calculations Engineering Specialist to work in Bristol for a global leader in civil Nuclear engineering. The initial duties of this position will contribute towards a network of more than 70km of piping of a nuclear island.

The Role

The key responsbilities of this position will include:

  • Gathering input data, analysing/updating hypothesis notes and loading description reports
  • Performing the piping flexibility calculations and calculation of piping support.
  • Analysing the mechanical behaviour of the piping network with respect to the codified criteria,
  • Proposing appropriate and proportionate modifications in case the sizing criteria are not met
  • Producing calculation notes

Experience required:


  • Prior experience with a finite element analysis tool
  • Strong mechanical knowledge (modal analysis, static analysis)


  • Experience of working in a nuclear environment
  • Experience in ANSYS and in calculation of special piping component (fixed point, endplates)
  • Experience in RSTAB or BEAM STRESS and support calculation
  • Knowledge of RCC-M code (section C3650 at least) and understanding of damage mode
  • Knowledge of CALTUY/Pipestress

If the above information fits your experience, please apply! (please note this position will be subject to the candidate being able to gain BPSS clearance at minimum with SC likely down the line)