Efficient and Safe Lubrication of Armoured Umbilicals

Efficient and Safe Lubrication of Armoured Umbilicals

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Customer Profile: Enshore Subsea

Enshore Subsea has the largest track record of subsea trenching of anybody in the industry. A heritage dating back over 25 years. They have trenched thousands of kilometres of pipelines and cables for the Oil and Gas, telecoms and the offshore power industries. They provide all level of services from simple asset hire to full Project Management, Engineering, Route Design, and Offshore Operations and have an expert geosciences team supporting the engineering and development of our world-leading fleet.

CHALLENGE

To efficiently & safely lubricate critical umbilical’s prior to their deployment.

VIPER SOLUTION

It was recommended that Enshore use the Viper Mid Wire Rope Lubricator along with a spooler and drum to apply the correct umbilical MBR EAL approved grease and displace/remove any old grease and dirt from the umbilical armour.

APPLICATION

Armoured umbilicals

62.4mm & 45mm armoured umbilicals on Enshore’s T3200 subsea trencher.

The Viper Mid kit was utilised to grease a 62.4mm armoured umbilical on Enshores T3200 subsea trencher. By using a spooler and drum with the correct umbilical MBR EAL approved grease was applied at pressure through the lubricator to penetrate and displace any old grease and dirt from the umbilical armour.

EQUIPMENT

  • VIPER Mid MKII Wire Rope Lubricator
  • Seals, Scrapers, Rope Cleaner for 62.4mm & 45mm umbilicals
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RESULTS

The old grease deposits were simply removed prior to the umbilical entering the Viper Mid collar where it was then efficiently lubricated ready for its’ next deployment offshore.

“A very good investment”

Enshore Subsea team

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2 Brewery Court, High Street
Theale, RG7 5AH
United Kingdom

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Phone: +44 (0)118 930 4321

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