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The PipeFreezer Group offers a same day 24 hour 7 days a week service in South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales

Our Pipe freezing & Hot Tapping services are applicable to a variety of situations and sectors in which it would be costly or time consuming to have to drain the contents of the pipe in order to carry out maintenance or repairs, often this work can be done during normal working hours increasing cost savings.

Examples include:

  • Pipeline maintenance and repair works
  • Changing or adding valves, flanges or pumps
  • Difficulty in locating an isolation point
  • Insert new side valves or branches in a pipe
  • Testing for leakage by isolating different sections of a long pipeline
  • Isolate one section of fire protection or air conditioning service without shutting the whole system down

Fluid isolation by means of pipe freezing or hot tapping can be performed in most locations including:

  • Office buildings
  • Hotels and apartment complexes
  • Industrial and commercial production facilities
  • Hospitals
  • Mining sites
  • Fire protection systems
  • Malls and shopping centres
  • Water and sewage treatment facilities
  • Chemical and petrochemical plants
  • Schools, Universities and other institutions
  • And virtually anywhere else

Key Advantages

  • Saves time
  • Absolute shutoff, no leaks
  • Valve replacements and modifications in a restricted space
  • Environmentally safe
  • Saves money
  • Provides isolation for leak detection
  • May enable associated plant sharing the same system to continue operating
  • No wastage of costly chemicals (heating and cooling)
  • Less sediment is disturbed within the system