The effects of bad pigging on your pipeline

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

in Blog, Pigging, Pipeline Pigging

It’s very important that the vast majority of pipelines – no matter how long, short, simple or complex they may be – receive regular pigging and inspection to ensure that they are fully operational and fully efficient at safely transporting product to the end user.  Pigging has caught on as the most efficient and cost-effective method […]

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Pipeline Cleaning

Pipelines in the oil industry

Friday, June 30th, 2017

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Here at Pigtek, we’re more than aware that no two pipelines are the same – and this is especially true of the oil industry, which is of course responsible for the collection, dispersal and delivery of essential fuel for homes and businesses throughout the world.  With different pipelines of varying sizes and complexities comes the […]

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Acoustic monitoring equipment

Getting the right tracking pig for the job

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

in Blog, Pipeline Pigging

Pigging your pipeline Pigging your pipeline will generally mean that you need to keep track of any pigs or equipment you use along the way.  While cleaning and investigating your pipeline may be particularly complex if you aren’t benefitting from pigs that can be tracked and monitored, it is just as important to make sure […]

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J Tube Cleaning Pig with Discs and Brushes

The benefits of a magnetic cleaning pig

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

in Blog, Pipeline Pigging

Cleaning the Pipes Whilst pipelines come in all shapes and sizes, so can pigging equipment – and one of the main reasons we are approached for business is to ensure that pipe networks can be thoroughly cleaned and inspected.  A clean pipeline is one which is safe and efficient to use – one which will […]

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Bi-Directional Gauging Pig in Receiver

Is pipeline proving and gauging important?

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

in Blog, Pipeline Pigging

When it comes to clearing pipelines – regardless of length, diameter or complexity – pigging is the most efficient way to investigate and remove waste and debris from hard-to-reach areas.  Pigs can be designed and dispatched on a bespoke basis, taking into account product flow, pipeline sizing and other factors – however, it is always […]

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Pipeline Pigs In Action! Pigtek’s Official Youtube Channel Launches

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

in 2017, News

Pigtek are going live on YouTube this New Year – meaning that we will have a whole new platform to showcase our unique pipeline pigging creations and processes to those who need our services the most.  YouTube has grown to become the go-to platform for video-sharing for businesses and individuals alike, and this means that […]

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pigging and pipeline cleaning

Performing Critical Cleaning Programmes for Your Pipeline

Monday, December 12th, 2016

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Keeping close tabs on your pipeline can be difficult – no matter the size nor shape of your pipe network, it can be hard to monitor for problems and blockages on an ad hoc basis.  Arguably, any firm operating a pipeline service should invest in maintenance and cleaning processes which ensure that their networks are […]

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Specialist Pig Design

Having Your Pig Design Verified Through Trials

Monday, November 28th, 2016

in Blog

Some pipeline work is going to need more than a casual observation.  No two pipeline networks are the same, after all, and it is on this basis that custom pigs and pigging equipment are needed to ensure that even the tightest gaps and trickiest of manoeuvres are tackled with ease.  If you run a pipeline […]

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