Dragged Pipe

Industry: Oil & Gas
Equipment: Pipeline, Netherlands

Laminate applied to the mainline in the factory

Protected pipe pulled into tunnel

Protected pipe emerging from tunnel

The laminate was sufficiently flexible to allow handling

Benefits

  • Ease of application
    • No mixing or heating required
    • No specialized equipment needed
  • Fast Turnaround
    • Application by hand
    • Rapid cure
  • Full mechanical protection (abrasion, impact, gouging)
    • Reinforced and reacted system
    • Seamless – overlaps are chemically reacted

Products Used

  • Solartech PE 55 Laminate

Application Procedure

  1. Solartech PE 55 laminate applied to mainline in factory
  2. Pipe welded in the field
  3.  Weld joints protected with Solartech PE 55 laminate in the field