offset pipe

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offset, 3
offset, 2
1. A horizontal ledge on a wall (or other member or construction), marking a decrease in its thickness above; also called a watertable.
2. A bend in a pipe.
3. A change in the direction of a pipeline (other than 90°), e.g., by a combination of elbows or bends, which brings one section of the pipe out of line with but into a line parallel to another section.
4. A short line perpendicular to a surveyed line, measured to a line
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Centralizing arms are designed to allow successful shearing of buckled or offset pipe, and modifications to the block and blade allow greater force to be applied without damage.
Among critical considerations were calculations to determine loading, product pipe selection and thickness, the need for ballast water to offset pipe buoyancy, tensile strength and conformance to the owner's requirements for performance.
Other activities included in this project are cleaning, pre and post CCTV, sealing joints and repair of offset pipe.