pig launcher type SMO

For reliable pig launching in a pipeline system

Pigging is performed in many pipelines at regular intervals. Pigging can be used for cleaning or inspecting pipelines.. The pig is launched in the pipeline via pig launchers, which in turn are an important component of pig launching stations. Schuck pig launchers are complete systems with proven and reliable quick-action bayonet closures.

  • Media: oil, gas, flammable liquids
  • Use underground and above ground
  • PN 16, 25, 40, 70, 100, 150
  • CLASS 150 to 900
  • Up to DN 1600
  • Temperature range -10 ° C to 50 ° C
  • Special design – 40 ° C to 150 ° C

pig launcher

  • Welded steel construction with manually operated quick-action bayonet closure
  • Choice of flange or welded joint
  • With pig sensor
  • Corrosion protection as required
  • In accordance with drawing specified by customer, otherwise standard as shown in sketch
  • Surfaces sand-blasted (optional)
Bayonet closure
  • cover ring with lip seal, Perbunan quality
  • lid with latches on the bayonet teeth
  • safety device
  • Bayonet locking and pressure warning device for the opening process
  • device for turning the lid, with safety device
  • Replacement lip seal for the bayonet closure
  • DIN EN 12007-3
  • DVGW working sheet G 463
  • TRFL
  • ASME-Code and other international standards and specifications
  • certificate according to  EN 10 204, 3.1 and 3.2