Propipe is a private company established in 2002 to supply specialised product and services for pipeline operators of oil, gas and petrochemical derivative products. Our aim is to offer the highest standards of customer service and total quality processes that our customers require from our services and our products.
Propipe started to develop commercial activities in the Mediterranean region countries. Building on the initial success, today we have reached a global dimension and extended our capabilities covering the entire world with our operations.
Propipe has three divisions:
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The world's growing demand for oil and natural gas delivery drives us to constantly improve the way the world's pipeline products and services are conceived and constructed. Propipe at the forefront of the Hottap and LineStop industry as a diversified engineering and service company with unmatched experience, critical expertise, innovative solutions, care for the safety of our people and the environment, and the right equipment to get the job done every time
Propipe was established as a trader company. The capital was 100% private
The company got several contracts with petroleum companies as Sonatrach (Algeria) or ExxonMobil (Italy)
Propipe is introduced in middle east's oil and gas market
An independent company established in United Arab Emirates for Middle East market
The company develop the hottap & Linestop business line based on own engineering and construction knowledge
Increase of Activity in South America getting contract from Mexico, Brasil, Colombia and Ecuador
The Company acquires a cnc machining shop and open a new division to control the manufacturing of our products from the begging to the end of process.
Propipe has acquired a machining company in Madrid - Alcala de Henares with enough capacity to produce our products. The CNC workshop has 500 m2 full of different Machines to Manufacture Isolation Joints, Hottap or LineStop Machines, Valves and Cutters.
Propipe has just delivered LineStop fittings 28" x 28" 600# and 20" x 20" 600# for Transgaz.
Propipe supplies first two of five Hottap Valves manufactured for a former subsidiary of British Gas Company in London. This company is involved in Inspection and monitoring of distribution gas pipes around the city.
Propipe Manufactured the first Three way tee 48" x 56" 600# in the world for Sour Gas which were welded on Gas Transmission pipeline.
The biggest Hottap & Linestop valve ever manufactured before in the world has been delivered to Middle East by Propipe. We have been manufacturing this Ø56" 600# valve using the best quality of steel bough from Dillinger in order to minimise the total weight of the valve which finally reached 20.000 Kg. The valve is prepared for Sour gas and has a Maximum Operation Pressure of 90 Bars. It is for gas Transmission pipelines.
Special Lock-Sure Three way Tee manufactured for Transgaz.
Ø 20 3/4" X Ø 14" X Ø 14" 300# Three way tee with a parallel branch to the main pipeline.
Ø 20 3/4" is a very used diameter in Eastern Europe.
4 units of Ø 6" 600# Hot-tap and line-Stop Valves delivered to a contractor to perform Line-Stop Job in Canada. Time of Manufacturing 6 Weeks.
We Continue to Manufacture Large diameters of LineStop Fittings 28" x 28" 600# or 24" x 24" for European Market.
Propipe starts the massive production of Hottap and Linestop fittings for Gas Distribution Network using the technology called SS. These kind of fittings have a maximum working pressure of 19 Bars and are used for Carbon Steel pipeline, API 5L Gr.b mostly.
2" Hottap Done by Propipe in Barcelona - Spain
A profesional Job done in a Gas Pipeline by Propipe, installing a valve and allowing the client to control the access to the pipeline in the future. Our technician perform the job a few hours by a TM 1028 machine manufactured by Propipe.
We are one of the few manufacturer for special cutters used in Lateral Hottaps.
These Cutters were manufactured to connect several platforms in the Persian Golf for Saudi Aramco
These kind of Cutter should be manufactured in one piece without any welding.
One of best contractor of PEMEX ordered a Lateral Tee to Propipe for the connection of a new Platform in the Golf of Mexico. The lateral Tee was designed and calculated for high pressure pipeline system.
We manufacture special cutters to be used for Hottaps on Tanks or plates. Saudi Arabia is one of most important market in Middle East and our cutters are used in that region of the world during many years. We already have supplied special cutters for lateral tees or tanks around the world.
Petrobras, the national oil and gas company of Brazil chosen Propipe Hottap Machine and placed an order for two Tapping Machine to cover 4" to 20" 100 Bar and 20" to 36" 100 Bar.
Propipe received its first order from Ecuador for manufacturing of TM1028 Tapping Machine including all its spare parts and field training.
A Hydraulic Hottap Valve 24" #600 were manufactured for a contractor in Iraq that ordered a complete range of equipment and fittings to cover the national territory.
(Hottap Valves are denominated by TD. Williamson as Sandwich Valves.)
Propipe has been recently awarded a 3 year general agreement at gas distribution company in Slovakia for supply of hot tapping and line stopping fittings, including consumables and accessories compatible with TDW equipment.
After almost 25 years of using TDW products exclusively, customer decided to verify compatibility of TDW equipment with Propipe fittings and other items by performing a successful field test.
Propipe Manufactured and supplied special Cutters and Drills to Sonatrach (Algerian Oil Company) to be used with their Hottap Equipment (Tapping Machines 1200XL and 760) manufactured by T.D.Williamson. Our Cutters and Drills are 100% Compatible with TDW Equipments.
Propipe keep his place as a global supplier of Drag Reducer Agent using its experience of 20 years as a supplier and service company in the field.