Remote Welding Capability Expanded to 32″

CSS Isotek, the electro-mechanical division of Connector Subsea Solutions, have successfully completed a client witnessed factory acceptance test of a new 32” remote welding preheat system, the fourth size to be supplied to a major operator for their Emergency Pipeline Repair System. The new equipment has been manufactured as part of the ongoing North Sea … Continued

New Power Distribution System Completes FAT

CSS Isotek, the electro-mechanical division of Connector Subsea Solutions (CSS), successfully completed factory acceptance testing on two sets of a new Power Distribution System (PDS). The testing was witnessed remotely through video conferencing with Equinor and the PRS partners in attendance. This is the first delivery of a major order for 11 sets due for … Continued

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

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

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

Anchor & Holdback Clamps – New Product Development Completed

Anchor & Holdback Clamps are specifically designed to grip onto the coating of a pipeline to retain movement and prevent pipeline walking, which left unchecked can cause cumulative axial displacement leading to potential failure at tie-ins or risers. Following the industry demand for remote pipeline restraint clamps, CSS bid the design, prototype manufacture and testing … Continued

Five times turnover forecasted for Subsea Pipeline Repair Business

Connector Subsea Solutions has bought the largest company in welding and joining of deep water pipelines, to add to its existing subsea pipeline repair portfolio. This year the goal is to double the turnover, in the long run it will bump 500 million. By AndreA BærlAnd Article Translated to English Over the past six … Continued

Connector Subsea Solutions Acquires Isotek Oil & Gas LTD

Connector Subsea Solutions (CSS) Bergen, Norway has announced today 8th June, that is has completed the acquisition of Isotek Oil and Gas Limited. The acquisition adds Isotek’s remote welding technology to CSS’s existing range of subsea pipeline repair capabilities which are primarily focused on mechanical clamp and connector pipe joining solutions. The deal strengthens CSS’s … Continued

Mobilisation of MORGRIP 12″ Connectors and Installation System for Worlds Deepest Remote Pipeline Repair

Recently the Vectis Osprey Vessel left the RadøyGruppen port en-route for Luanda, Angola. Onboard was the MORGRIP 12” remote repair connectors, installation system and associated rental tooling for what will be the World’s deepest pipeline repair operation. Special thanks to our teams in Norway (project management, assembly & testing), UK (MORGRIP connectors), Bosnia (pipe preparation … Continued