Inflatable line stops: An alternative to mechanical line stops
In this webinar, TEAM covers the benefits of an inflatable line stop and the reasons they are an enhanced alternative to mechanical line stop, and discusses the optimal conditions for this method.
The inflatable line stop is a method for plugging a line under pressure utilising the hot tap technique. Inflatable line stops have been utilised for plugging lines for many years to seal open-ended pipes while maintenance work is being performed. They are an economical alternative to mechanical line stops when specific conditions exist.