The Pipeline Repair Busters

Pipeline repair isn’t a frequent activity but when it is needed its a critical activity. New tools are being developed and demonstrated to also make it safer and more efficient, and yet challenges remain, such as high pressure, deeper water, and bi-metallic pipeline repairs. An Offshore Engineer article, authored by Elaine Maslin Read the full … Continued

Connector Subsea Solutions and AFGlobal extend collaborative partnership

Servicing the same customers but with complimentary products, Connector Subsea Solutions (CSS) and AFGlobal (AFG) have extended the existing collaborative agreement to include global offshore servicing support for critical subsea connections. This original collaboration is to enable joint supply of products and services on major projects that require premium connector solutions. AFG, supplier of Retlock … Continued

24in MORGRIP Pipe End Connector – Successful Factory Acceptance Testing

Awarded prior to the UK lockdown in April this year, the project to deliver a MORGRIP 24in Pipe End Connector was able to remain on track for testing and delivery within September 2020, 2 months months prior to the offshore mobilization. Designed, built and tested in accordance with DNG-GL Type Approval to ST-F101/ RP-F113, the … Continued

Lined Pipeline Repair

Industry collaboration delivers world’s first proven DNV-GL Type Approved means of repair for corrosion-resistant alloy clad or lined subsea pipelines Read the full article in UT3 Magazine, Issue 4, August 2020. Authored by James Rowley, Business Development Director, Connector Subsea Solutions The oil and gas industry is renowned for its ability to overcome technical challenges, … Continued

EPRS – an old philosophy with new technology

Read the full EPRS article in Saudi Aramco Review 2020. Maintaining a current understanding of the technology available within the industry is an important part in maintaining a fit-for-purpose Emergency Pipeline Repair System, James Rowley, Business Development Director, Connector Subsea Solutions, tells OGN An Emergency Pipeline Repair System (EPRS) is, in its simplest form, a … Continued


Connector Subsea Solutions (CSS) Bergen, Norway has announced today, 1st September, that is has signed an exclusive agreement with Abu Dhabi Oilfield Services Company (ADOS). Furthermore, this agreement will be supported by the appointment of John Charalambides as CSS Executive Vice President – Middle East & North Africa. The agreement, with a minimum duration of … Continued

20in Anchor & Holdback Clamp Production Units Complete Testing

Following the completion of the development and qualification testing in 2019, two 20in product units have now successfully completed the rigorous factory acceptance testing and system integration testing witnessed by the client. Two 20in Anchor & Holdback clamps complete with two positioning clamps underwent the testing at the radoygruppen facility in Bergen, which has been … Continued

Operations & Technical Manager promotions at Connector Subsea Solutions Ltd

Connector Subsea Solutions (CSS) have recently announced a reorganisation including the promotion of staff in the UK business. This is following the acquisition of the MORGRIP business in October 2019 and relocation to new premises in Walsall, UK in March 2020. Jamie Sutherland, project engineer and effective team manager within the MORGRIP business since 2015, … Continued