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Mechanical Hot Tap

Never chase air or store glycol again. Did you know that we perform hot taps, line stops, and nitrogen line freezes for the mechanical, industrial and municipal industries? Please take a look at some of the small-diameter hot taps we have performed for mechanical contractors and plumbers over the last few months. We can wet or dry tap flanged or … Read More

Pipe Freezing & Ice Plugs – Small Diameter

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Nitrogen Pipe Freezing

Typically what we post on social medial is the large diameter or technically demanding pipe freezes. However, most days are spent performing small diameter pipe freezes (ice plugs) using liquid nitrogen freezing technologies. Whether small or large, we perform all of this work “hands-free” using high-pressure nitrogen tanks. After the sleeves are installed, and the hoses are run, there is … Read More

Never Bypass Pump a Sewer Forcemain – Use Line Stops, Hot Taps & The Existing System Pumps

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24" Double Line Stop of C900 PVC

Rarely is there ever a need to bypass pump a sewer force main. With line stops and bypass hot taps, you can typically let the pumps already in the system complete the bypass pumping for you. Pacific Flow Control completed this 24″ double line stop on a C900 PVC sewer forcemain complete with 2EA 24×16 C900/FL bypass wet taps in … Read More

Nitrogen Pipe Freezing – 1300FT Under Ground – Valve Replacement

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Nitrogen Line Freeze

Do you have valves that don’t work in your system? What about sieved valves in a confined space 1300FT underground? Pacific Flow Control has the technology and safe work practices and procedures to fix your isolation issues. Last week we completed a 10″ and 6″ liquid nitrogen pipe freeze at this industrial mining facility in British Columbia. With two (2) … Read More

Hot Tapping Stainless Steel Pipe

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Hot Tapping Stainless Steel Pipe

Would you like to access or tie in a branch connection to 304 or 316 stainless steel pipe without shutting down? Whether you need hot taps, line stops, or freezing, Pacific Flow Control has the experience you need. Take a look at these 8 – 8×2 304SST/IPT hot taps we completed in Maple Ridge, BC. If you can’t or if … Read More

New 10″ & 12″ Ductile Iron Valves with No Shut-Down

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Team Valve Insert

Valve inserts are an excellent option for you when you need new inline valves on your water or sewer infrastructure but can’t shut down. Yesterday, we installed the 10,” and 12″ Valve Inserts shown in the featured photo in Medicine Hat, AB. Team Industries manufacture the ductile iron resilient wedge insert valves (gate valves). Engineered to 250psi, these RWGV’s remove … Read More

Emergency Line Stop on 20″ SST Process Water Pipe

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20" Line Stop of 304SST Process Water Main

No valve? No problem. In Northern BC, an industrial facility recently called Pacific Flow Control to line stop (isolate) a 20″ 304SST process water line for an emergency leak repair. PFC expedited the fabrication and freight of a JCM 440 stainless steel line stop fitting, hot tapped it and got the line isolated using a 1220 folding line stop. PFC … Read More