Dimensions

  • Weight (kg):
    312

Area of use / certification

  • Onshore/offshore:
    Offshore

Type

  • Description:
    Hot tap Machine
  • Fabricator:
    Ipsco
  • Model:
    IP406
  • Serial no.:
    9033

Specifications

  • Max. pressure (bar):
    100
  • Max. temp (grC):
    100
  • Power Options:
    Hydraulic
  • Max. boring bar travel (mm):
    1676

Additional information

  • Equipment / Functions:

    - For cutting holes between Ø 4”-16”

    - Cutting into an operating pipeline for a new branch connection without service interruption.

    Hot tapping is a method of cutting a hole into a “live” pipeline which can be performed safely on hazardous and flammable products without interruption to product flow or loss of pipeline product.

    Our diverse range of equipment enables new branch connections to be performed on most Metallic pipes ie. Stainless steel, Carbon steel, Ductile Iron, Cast Iron and also on Asbestos Cement, Concrete cylinder, GRP and GRE pipes.

    Our Hot tapping machines also comes in specialized versions for tubing drains (purpose made clamps available).