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Canada 8inch Run

Canada 8inch Run

I2i 8inch Pioneer completing an inspection run in Canada. The inspection tool is being run successfully with local technicians.

Smart Pigging with no launcher or receiver

Smart Pigging with no launcher or receiver

i2i have now completed a number of pipeline inspection where there has been no launching or receiving facilities in place. Launching into the nominal pipe through a blanked flange. i2i can carry out these line inspections from 3inch and up.

12inch Pig Valve Pioneer

12inch Pig Valve Pioneer

i2i has successfully run a 12inch Pioneer tool via a pig valve offshore China. Full internal inspection capability with odometer and IMU. Great inspection data without the need for modifying facilities to accommodate a smart pig.

i2i Office Cracow Poland

i2i Office Cracow Poland

i2i is pleased to announce the start of a new office in Cracow Poland. Cracow is a beautiful city that benefits from a respected technical university and a large pool of well-educated and motivated graduate engineers. The team in Cracow will support the UK office in...

3inch pipeline inspection

3inch pipeline inspection

i2i's 3inch Pioneer tools are successfully inspecting complex geometry lines in Canada. The tools can pass multiple 90deg bends and can be launched into nominal pipe with no requirement for oversized barrel launchers.

Inspecting non-metallic pipelines

Inspecting non-metallic pipelines

i2i now has the sensor technology to inspect non-metallic pipelines from 3inch and up. This will include HDPE, Fiberglass, Flexpipe and FlexSteel pipelines. The smart pigs with the new sensors can pass 90deg bends and be launched from pigging valves or conventional...

A new entity for i2i in Indonesia

A new entity for i2i in Indonesia

i2i has created a new entity in SEA. The company is based in Jakarta and headed up by Fadillah Syahputra and Adrian Pilma PT. ITWOI ASIA PASIFIK One Pacific Place 15th floor Sudirman Central Business District (SCBD) Jalan. Jend. Sudirman Kav 52-53 Jakarta Selatan...

Business Manager for Canada

Business Manager for Canada

Since April 2020 i2i have had a new Country Business Manager for Canada based in Calgary. Russ Rogers comes to i2i with a wealth of experience in the O & G sector and is proving to be a great addition to the team with Canada being one of our most active locations....

16inch Pioneer in China

16inch Pioneer in China

i2i are preparing to run a 16inch Pioneer in an offshore pipeline in China. The line has over 150 bends along its length, operates at high temperatures and has an internal ID restriction. [video width="544" height="960"...

Successful inspections in Indonesia

Successful inspections in Indonesia

i2i have successfully inspected a 12inch inspection of a subsea pipeline offshore Indonesia. The inspection tool carried a caliper capability as well as a full internal inspection capability. The final report will be issued in 10 working days from receipt of data....

California Force Main lines

California Force Main lines

i2i have shipped 8inch and 12inch Pioneer tools to inspect Force Main lines in California. The tools will be inserted into nominal pipe and pass complex, multi-diameter geometry including 1D bends and wye's. These tools will be run by the client team onsite overcoming...

Pioneer and SmartFoam now with caliper function

Pioneer and SmartFoam now with caliper function

i2i Pioneer and SmartFoam tools now offer caliper data as well as IMU and full internal pipe wall inspection data. With i2i’s simple to deploy single module smart pigs that can be shipped to site for clients to run without specialist personnel. More data more often...

i2i team helping the NHS during the Corona crisis

i2i team helping the NHS during the Corona crisis

Some of the i2i team have utilized their skills in helping the NHS during the Corona lockdown by using the company's 3D printer to make PPE face masks for NHS frontline workers. A great initiative by Nick Smith and Joe Stephenson especially.

i2i staying operational

i2i staying operational

i2i is overcoming the travel restrictions imposed by the spread of the Corona Virus by installing NiMH batteries into all our tools so they can be shipped directly to our clients and local partners. All i2i tools can be run by non-specialist personnel.

A skidoo to work

A skidoo to work

A great way to get to the work site with a PIoneer pig in the sledge.

2020 PPIM in Houston

2020 PPIM in Houston

i2i had a good few days at the 2020 PPIM in Houston. It was nice to catch up with existing customers and looking forward to working some new ones fairly soon.

30ft Launch site

30ft Launch site

i2i's Pioneer tools make it very easy to launch from high access vertical launch sites. The Pioneer tools are easy to transport and fit into the lift cages with no modifications.

8inch Pioneer in BC Canada

8inch Pioneer in BC Canada

i2i's 8inch Pioneer is having a good run in Alberta Canada collecting some great data on all lines inspected. Huge cost savings for the clients as there is no requirement to modify the launch and receive traps.

4inch Argus Valve

4inch Argus Valve

i2i carried out successful inspection runs of 4inch pipelines being received into Argus valves. No need to modify the launch or receiver or cut and dig the line giving a huge saving to the client.

16inch SmartFoam Angola

16inch SmartFoam Angola

Another successful inspection of a deepwater subsea pipeline offshore Angola with a 16inch SmartFoam.

Successful run offshore India

Successful run offshore India

i2i are having a number of successful inspection runs offshore India. The lines have not been cleaned very well and the i2i tools are doing a good job cleaning and inspecting the pipelines. The Pioneer is proving itself to be a simple and robust tool that collects a...

26inch Pioneer crack detection tool

26inch Pioneer crack detection tool

i2i is trialling a new set of sensor technology focusing on the detection and sizing of circumferential cracking in welds. Pull through tests with 2 major operators tomorrow.

New 3inch Pioneer navigates 90 degree bends

New 3inch Pioneer navigates 90 degree bends

i2i's new 3inch single module pig is a great addition to the Pioneer family. Able to navigate 90deg bends the new Pioneer is great value to pipeline operators as they no longer have to dig and cut into an operational pipeline to install conventional launchers &...

26inch crack tool

26inch crack tool

i2i's new 26inch Pioneer crack tool all ready to go out for trials in the US this week. The new Pioneer is carrying some advanced sensors designed specifically to detect and size circumferential cracks.

Successful run offshore Indonesia

Successful run offshore Indonesia

Apart from the problems and the delays in operations due to visibility and breathing difficulties caused by the jungle fires in Indonesia to the workers offshore we managed to successfully inspect an 8inch gas lift riser. The Pioneer tool is proving itself to be a...

Challenging Pipelines Onshore China

Challenging Pipelines Onshore China

the 6inch Pioneer tool negotiated challenging pipelines onshore China and reached up to max speeds of 25m/s without significant damage.  

8inch SmartFoam Offshore Indonesia

8inch SmartFoam Offshore Indonesia

A successful inspection run with an 8inch SmartFoam run offshore Indonesia. Great data on the subsea pipeline and flexible riser.

3inch Pioneer through an Argus Valve

3inch Pioneer through an Argus Valve

i2i are successfully running smart pigs through Argus valves to inspect pipelines otherwise considered un-piggable or uneconomical to make piggable. i2i can now inspection lines from 3inch and up using these tools.    

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

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

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 technicians.

China

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 conference.

Smart pig v Cleaning pig

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 run.

ONGC Oil & Natural Gas Corporation India – Tender win

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

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 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 length.