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Pipex px® have unique manufacturing capabilities.

Please contact us to find out how we can help with your project requirements.

+44 (0) 1752 581 200
sales@pipexpx.com

INSTALLATION & SITE CAPABILITIES


On-site Installation - UK Power Station
INSTALLATION & SITE CAPABILITIES

Pipex px® are accustomed to operating in a diverse range of environments. Our engineers are cleared for military bases, bio-secure facilities, pharmaceutical, nuclear, petrochemical, industrial, sterile clean areas (food production), deserts, sub-zero, power stations, and other top security installations.  Furthermore, we have the necessary documentation for our Engineers to conduct surveys offshore, in confined space such as sewers, tanks, silos, tunnels, working at height on bridges, cranes, rooftops and gantries. In addition, Pipex px® has a breadth of experience managing small and large scale installation and fabrication teams, from single operations to 100 men or more.

Pipex px® offer our surveys worldwide, so wherever your project is we will be able to assist.

Surveys

Pipex px® can provide a range of survey solutions tailored to suit project specific requirements, design and location including:

  • Basic level surveys for the production of quotations for small repairs, minor fabrications and installations
  • Detailed surveys to verify customer requirements for the preparation of general design drawings, fabrication isometrics, bespoke fabrications, stress sketches, surge analysis, material selection, support locations and all engineering requirements
  • Offshore surveys and investigations on existing FPSO’s, oil rigs, ships, submarines, oil tankers, passenger ferries, wind farms for piping systems, tanks, composite structures, walkways, handrails, hop ups and ladders for the production of recommendations, reports and work scopes
  • 3D laser surveys, producing highly accurate and detailed drawings for structures and piping systems for both onshore and offshore applications

Site Installation

Pipex px® Field Service Engineers and Site Installation Teams work on projects worldwide for a variety of clients across a wide range of market sectors. Their specialist skills and capabilities enable us to offer numerous services including:

  • Complete installation service
  • Preparation of site method statement and risk assessments
  • Fault investigation and repair
  • Advise on preventative & corrective actions
  • Act as installation observers
  • Conduct QA checks on completed work
  • Perform or oversee stage and final hydro testing
  • Carry out the specialist field services including over wrapping and adhesive joint bonding
  • Perform electrical continuity tests to ISO 14692 standard
  • Confined space approved and verified
  • Providing training for site personnel

Equipment Hire

Pipex px® can offer specialist pipe jointing equipment for the onsite prefabrication and installation of all our thermoplastic and composite products, both in the UK, globally and offshore.

Bondstrand® Pipe Shavers

Shaver Type

Bonding System

Sizes

B-1

Quick-Lock

1 - 4

M74

Quick-Lock

2 - 16

M86

Taper/Taper

2 - 6

M86 XL

Taper/Taper and Quick-Lock

2 - 10

M87

Taper/Taper and Quick-Lock

6 - 16

M87 XL

Taper/Taper and Quick-Lock

16 - 24

 

Bondstrand® Heating Blankets

Type A: Inner joint heating blanket

1-3” (25-75mm)

 

 

Type B: Single-zone heating blankets

1-2”(25-50mm)

10-12”(250-300mm)

22-24”(550-600mm)

3-4”(75-100mm)

14-16”(350-400mm)

28-32”(700-800mm)

6-8”(150-200mm)

18-20”(450-500mm)

34-40”(850-1000mm)

 

Fusion

Butt Fusion PP-H/HDPE

Shaver, Heat Plate & Tripod

20mm – 110mm

Site Shaver/Butt Machine

110mm – 315mm

Site Shaver/Butt Machine

315 – 600mm

Socket Fusion PP-H/HDPE

On-site Socket Fusion

20mm – 160mm

Electro Fusion PP-H/HDPE

On-site Electro Fusion

50mm – 160mm

For further information please telephone +44(0)1752 581 200 or email sales@pipexpx.com

 

Training

Pipex px® can also provide a range of internal & external training services, including pipe bonding, jointing, installation and apprenticeship opportunities. Training provision can be tailored to suit customer specific requirements on site or at Pipex px® innovative facilities in the UK.

We can provide a mentoring system to train individuals in the installation of our diverse range of fabrications, structures and pipe systems. Our skilled Engineers work in conjunction with clients’ installation teams to ensure full compliance with Pipex px® & 3rd party companies recommended methods of product installation.

We are also an approved training centre for NOV Fiber Glass Systems - the multinational manufacturer of GRE, GRP and GRV composite pipe.  Our Qualified Jointer course is fully certificated and valid for 2 years, the course comprises of both theoretical and practical elements.

Furthermore, we are qualified to offer in-house NVQ’s; Level 2 Supporting Engineering Activities, Level 3 Pipe Fitting, conducted by an internal A1 Assessor.