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Flange Maintenance

Specialised tooling and equipment used during pipework construction, commissioning or during routine maintenance. Consisting of Flange Alignment Tools, Flange Pulling Tools, Flange Spreading Tools, Nut Splitting, Precision Lifting, Precision Torque Tools, Bolt Tensioning Equipment and more. Need assistance? Refer to the bottom of the page for the FLANGE GURU link.

Alternate terminology: Flange Joining Tools, Pipe Flange Construction Tools, Flange Maintenance / Assembly Equipment.

Solution Equalizer Flange Alignment: Case Study - Extended Reach Tool

This notorious flange-joint was difficult for the operator to align based on the longer th...

Solution Equalizer Flange Spreader: Case Study - Lifting of Sub-Sea Hang-Off

Dive teams had been unable to spread some of the hang‐off unit flanges due to there being ...

Solution Equalizer Flange Spreading Wedge: Drive a Wedge Between

Maintenance of a critical flange joint was required at a large water treatment plant. The ...

Solution Equalizer Lifting Wedge: Case Study - Precision Lifting of Tensioner

Equalizer was faced with a case involving reconfiguring the height of a tensioner unit bet...

Solution Equalizer SG Modification: Case Study - Offset Secure Grip

The Standard SG (Secure Grip) tool was clashing with a nearby vessel meaning there was no ...

Solution Equalizer SG Modification: Case Study - Valve Change-Out

The standard "SG Series" (Secure Grip) tools would not fit the very large SPO flanges with...

Solution Equalizer Spreading Wedge Extraction: Case Study - Pipeline Quill Removal

Equalizer was faced with a case where a damaged quill was required to be removed from a pi...