Making Simple Smart

Industry 1st _ 3inch Pioneer launched through a pigging valve

i2i, with our clients in Canada, successfully launched the first 3inch Pioneer pig through a pig valve to inspect a pipeline. No requirement to dig, cut, and flange the pipeline to run a tethered tool and cost savings will be significant. Still some way to go to...

Large Shipment of Pioneer tools to India

i2i shipped out enough Pioneer pigs for a 20 pipeline inspection for ONGC. Pioneer size range from 10inch to 18inch. All these tools will be run by local...

China

Our team had a good week in China running trials at the National Test Centre with a new 10inch pig valve tool and presenting a paper at the CNOOC...

Smart pig v Cleaning pig

When the pipeline has 47 x 1.5D bends it pays to keep things simple. Fadillah preparing the Pioneer pig for the inspection...

ONGC Oil & Natural Gas Corporation India – Tender win

i2i are pleased to have won a tender bid with ONGC India for a large offshore pipeline project due to be carried out over the next few months. Look forward to working with the team in India for a successful project.

A 4 day pipeline Inspection UK North Sea

An i2i Pioneer tool has just completed a 4 days inspection run in a low flow pipeline offshore UK in the North Sea. The Pioneer pig came in undamaged and after a quick out power wash looked as new....

A good run in New Mexico

A successful 12inch inspection run in New Mexico. This was a 10inch Pioneer with an additional drive unit to increase the sealing...

Successful deployment in the Ukraine

First ever deployment into Ukraine to successfully inspect an 18km 12inch pipeline twice in one day. The tool navigated complex geometry and arrived with no...

Odo wheels and transmitter

All i2i tools now run with Odo wheels for back up to the time-based sampling and helps us increase the location and absolute distances to anomalies.

Another good run in Argentina

Another successful run in Argentina this week. The new design of sensor head coupled with the optional drive unit and new odometer capability is really making the Pioneer tools a great value option for complex gathering pipelines in remote locations.

ENI Tests

A good day at the ENI test facility in Italy. Some successful runs and thanks to the Tecma team for making it...

A very busy PPIM 2019

i2i had a successful few days in Houston at the annual PPIM exhibition and conference. Lots of interest as always and some interesting jobs to look forward...

24inch Pioneer in Oklahoma

A successful run in a 75km onshore condensate line. We inspected the pipeline twice in a 48hrs...

Argentina

Our first deployment into Argentina. Worked with a great team in an interesting location.

Science Park Investor Ladder

Sandy Lee and Franco showing off our 6" and 8" tools to potential investors at an MSP Investor Ladder.

20″ SmartFoam run Angola

20" SmartFoam pig with additional DDMD ready to run offshore Angola. A great run in a high wax pipeline.

A Pioneer smart pig that does everything

-20% ID restrictions, 1.5D bends, wye piece passing, any speed, any medium i2i continues to innovate and the new flexible cast urethane drive unit that can be fitted to any tool gives it even greater capability through complex...

ILI in beautiful New Zealand

Thanks to all those involved in helping us in New Zealand. Some challenging pipelines but a good week.  

8″ Pioneer run in Canada

A successful run in an onshore line in Canada. Pioneer tools are easy to mobilise and deploy with little disruption to operations

6″ Pioneer for pig valve

i2i successfully ran a special build 6" Pioneer through the Argus pig valves in Houston PRCI on Friday 1st June. This is the first inspection pig that can be launched and received through a pig valve of this...

Exxon Trials Malaysia

Great test at the Petronas test loop in Malaysia. Pioneer pig performed well and managed to get 4 runs within an hour. It was great to demonstrate just how easy it is to launch, run and recover a Pioneer tool....

IPA in Jakarta

Fadillah did a great job presenting at the IPA in Jakarta. Thanks to Elnusa for setting it...

Great team in China

Working with a great team in China to carry out some successful Pioneer pig runs in some difficult pipelines offshore.

Industry 1st ? Inspecting into a T joint

i2i carried out the successful inspection of a 10" pipeline that joins a 16" pipeline at a T joint. A 10" SmartFoam was used to inspect the 10" pipeline that then dropped into the 16" pipeline. The 10" SmartFoam was then cleaned out the 16" pipeline using a...

Tank Farm 24″ Pipeline Inspection

i2i recently carried out the inspection of traditionally unpiggable sections of a pipeline within a tank farm. The standard 24" Pioneer tool was blown through the pipeline with air from a compressor using specially made launchers and receivers. 4 pipeline sections...

New SEA Business Unit based in Jakarta

Due to the increasing number of projects and new business opportunities opening up in Asia i2i have set up a new business unit based in Jakarta. The business unit will keep a full range of Pioneer smart pigs to service pipeline operators at short notice and deliver a...