How do I service high temperature supports for pipes?

How do pipe supports for cold insulated lines differ from those for hot insulated lines?

The primary difference between insulated supports for cold temperatures and hot temperatures lies within the insulation materials themselves.Cold supports typically utilize polyurethane foam as an insulating material, and hot pipe supports typically use combinations of calcium silicate and marinate materials.

Cold Insulated Pipe Shoes for an LNG Plant
Cold Insulated Pipe Shoes for an LNG Plant

High Temperature Insulated Pipe Support

What does insulation for shoes look like?

February 11, 2011

There are several types of insulation for pipe shoes. Below is what Polyurethane Foam Insulation would look like.

Stock Polyurethane Foam Insulation
Polyurethane Foam Insulation