A range of equipment designed to insert PE pipes into existing metallic services.
Dead Service Insertion – Cleteril™
The award winning Pipe Equipment Cleteril™ Dead Service Insertion System was developed by Transco Operational Engineers to overcome the problem of inserting PE pipes into existing steel services containing 90° elbows and tees.
The Cleteril™ kit comprises of a specially modified Winch, a Rope Insertion System, Towing Socks and a Winch Cable, which when used in conjunction with the Cleteril™ operational procedures enable trouble free insertion through 90° elbows and tees.
A range of additional items of tooling have also been developed to ease operation in the field. These include Chamfering Tools – to prevent accidental injury when cutting chamfers on PE service pipe, Pipe Re-rounders, and Winch Wire Savers – which help prevent damage to the cable on the winch drum.