In-line Abandonment Plug

Pipe Schedule:  VARIOUS
Size Range:  ½” through 24” (Larger sizes on request)

IK’s In-line Abandonment Plugs are recommended for DBB weld isolation applications.
In-line Abandonment Plugs are often requested when modifications are required on discontinued lines. The tool provides a double block & bleed barrier with  a by-pass facility to ensure for safe operations.

The In-line abandonment plug allows for a safe  isolation barrier during pre/post heating and welding  when modifications are required on open hydrocarbon process lines, predominantly used in conjunction with end-capping operations.

General Function and Application

  • Available for horizontal and vertical applications
  • High temperature seals/materials are used as to the nature of the operation or as requested
  • Vice-jaws may be included into the design for higher pressures.
  • Standard verification test pressure of up to 230 bar (depending on size) with higher test pressures available on request.
  • Manually energised, mechanically
  • Larger by-pass facility available on request
  • Instructions and hydrostatic test certificates supplied

Contact for this product is:

Peter Bjørnsen: Field Service Manager - IK Norway
T: +47 51 44 32 09     eMail: