Pressure Vessel Software

Finglow Pressure Vessel Software consists of a fully integrated suite of computer programs for use in the design and assessment of pressure vessels and shell and tube heat exchangers in accordance with various international design Codes and Standards, including PD 5500, ASME VIII Div.1 & 2, Stoomwezen, TEMA and Welding Research Council Bulletins 107 and 297.

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Among the many features of Finglow software that makes it superior to other systems are:

  • fatigue assessment
  • analysis of equipment subject to combined wind, seismic and transport or lifting loads
  • complete analysis of local loads
  • 24 hour technical support

Written by engineers for engineers:

  • The programs are written not just to comply with Code minimum requirements, but to provide a complete engineering solution
  • The programs check the various limitations specified by the Codes or Standards and additional requirements needed to comply with good engineering practice
  • Comprehensive error checking is performed
  • Easy and intuitive to use, context sensitive screens with a comprehensive help facility


  • Material property data for a range of material types
  • Bolting data to ANSI B1.1, BS 3643 and BS 1580
  • Nominal pipe sizes and schedules to ANSI B36.10 and BS 1600
  • All the necessary graphs and tables are included, either as equations from the Code, as curve fitted equations or as tabulated data

Data handling:

  • Input data common across the Engineering Modules are passed automatically from one module to another
  • The user may change the Design Code from within an Engineering Module and the relevant input data is retained
  • The software includes comprehensive facilities for data storage and retrieval and the production of detailed printed output