A Hot Tap is define as using a drilling machine to cut hole into an in- service, underpressure piping system. This is done without service interruption or product leakage. Typical applications of a Hot Tap include making a branch connection, initiating a bypass and allowing performance of a Line Stop. Components required to perform a Hot Tap normally inculde a fitting designed to contain system pressure, a valve used to control new connection and a drilling or tapping machine.
Virtually every Hot Tapping job is different, and require Hot Tap Procedure before starting the job. Every procedure may need revision to Unique job specific problems or situations that may arise concerning the safety of personnel and facilities. Most Hot Tapping applies to piping and equipment fabricated from Ferritic and austenitic steel. Other materials, such as aluminum, copper, plastic, and cast iron may be unsuitable for Hot Tapping or welding or may require Special Procedure.
HotTaps performed on variety of piping and vessels materials including the following : Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel, Cast / Dectile Iron, Prestressed Concrete Cylinder Pipe, Reinforced Concrete Pipe, Transite or Asbestos Cement, Exotic Alloys, PVC, Polyethlene, and others.
PT. BRILIAN SUKSES MANDIRI is equipped to handle your all of your Hot Tap needs. We carry large and most diverse inventory of Hot Tapping equipment in Indonesia. We have a proven record of developing unique and custom Hot Tap solution for the most complicated scenarios.
Whether you require a small-bore emergency application or a larger planned modification – PT. BRILIAN SUKSES MANDIRI Hot Taping gets the job done and done right. PT. BRILIAN SUKSES MANDIRI has the expertise to evaluate and customize a solution that specifically meets your application and plant needs. We're able to perform hot taps into most mediums susch as hydrocarbons,natural gas, water, waste water, steam, condensate, compressed air and heavy oils, and can be effectively deployed in a variety of industries, including:
A tee fitting is installed onto the live pipe
A valve and Hot Tapping machine are bolted to the outlet of the new tee
The Hot Tapping machine extends its cutter through the open valve, cuts a hole in the pipe wall, and captures this cut-out pieces
The Hot Tapping machine pulls the cross cut-piece (coupon) up through the valve, the valve is closed, the assembly is depressurized
The machine is removed from the valve and the process is complete