The purpose of pump piping is to provide a conduit for the flow of liquid to and from a pump, without adversely affecting the performance or reliability of the pump. However, many pump performance and reliability problems are caused or aggravated by inadequate system piping.
Discharge piping is mostly seamless pipes of various schedules and MOC to suite fluid handled, selection of size & rating of pipes & flanges as per working parameters like flow & pressure of the pump and in accordance to ANSI B 16.5.
Pipe manifolds are being provided on pump suction & discharge line to accommodate pump accessories and instruments.
Many times connections flanges are provided to suite customer specific requirements.