12th November 2015ROV / Diver Operable Plugs for Oval Monopile Holes
Proplug has secured a contract to manufacture ROV / Diver operable Plugs for use in conjunction with the sinking of monopiles for the renewable offshore wind power sector.
Proplug's design allows for swift plugging of oval cable holes in the monopile during drilling operations without fouling the drill.
The plugs prevent the...
23rd June 2015400 Bar Testing with GT Max Plugs
Proplug carried out a 400 bar trial on a 10” OD 11.5m joint in X60 pipe, conducted under a R&D project with Technip UK OED/RPD Department.
EST GT Max Plugs were used to blank off the pipe ends.
Feel free to contact Technip U.K. OED/RPD department, who we feel sure will endorse our plugs.
27th January 2015Proplug Supplies EST's new style GripTight Plugs for testing thin-walled pipe
One of our clients recently enquired about pressure testing thin-walled pipe in various materials.
By close co-operation with EST Group (Curtiss Wright) the client's needs were met by the supply of the new style GripTight Test Plugs.
These plugs have a revised gripper design which requires a lower initial torque setting, along...
30th October 2014Development Of Pro-Core Plugs and Testers
Proplug is currently trialling our new Pro-Core Range of Inflatable Plugs and Testers.
The Pro-Core system provides a large I.D. range of inflation (at least 30 mm on diameter) to provide sealing and testing over a wide range of pipe schedules and pressures.
Pro-Core will be available from 8"...
9th April 2014Proplug selected for Hebron GBS Project
Proplug have been selected to supply 16”, 18”, 20” and 24” Hydroplugs and Inflation Manifolds for the Hebron GBS project. They act as a double barrier on blind flanges at the end of the pipes fitted to the platform thereby ensuring a safe, secure float out.
The Hebron oil field is located offshore Newfoundland and Labrador in the Jeanne...