PE Solutions Wins £500,000 Contract

(March 20th 2008)

PE Solutions has recently won a major £500,000 service contract.

The scope of works will require PE to design, develop and test a series of special dual diameter pigs for five different diameters of pipework.

The special dual diameter pigs that will be designed and developed are 8" x 10" cleaning pigs, 10" x 12" cleaning pigs and 16" x 18" cleaning pigs.

These dual diameter pigs are part of a major project that involves tying 4 FPSO (Floating Production Storage & Offloading Vessels) back to an onshore LNG plant.

The PE Solutions team is ideally placed to carry out this type contract with one of its areas of activity being the development and deployment of special cleaning tools for complex pipeline pigging and flow assurance issues.

Specialist pigging and flow assurance services offered by PE Solutions include:

Special Pigs

  • Specialist design
  • Prototyping & Testing
  • Special Pig Manufacture
  • Deployment & Retrieval Services

Production Cleaning

  • Project Management
  • Engineering Consultancy
  • Progressive Cleaning Programs/Flow Assurance
  • Validation of Pigging Campaigns
  • Caliper Surveys

It is anticipated that the design, testing and development process will be carried out over a 6 month period and the skills and total service capability of PE Solutions played a major part in the award of this contract.