Quick Opening Closures offer access to Pig Launchers & Receivers as a means of safely loading or unloading Pipeline Pigs. HORIZON Industrial is the Authorised Distributor in Australia and New Zealand for the Stark Solutions range of Quick Opening Closures.
Typical Quick Opening Closure types include:
The selection criteria for Quick Opening Closures is usually based around a range of operating considerations such as:
- Frequency of operation
- Size of pipeline
- Operational hazard levels
- Operating Pressure &Temperature
- Type of pigging operation i.e. process or inspection
- Flow Media
- Design Codes and Standards applicable
- Level of operator Safety required
- Ease of operation
- Type of Pipeline Pigs being employed
- Ongoing maintenance and spare parts requirements
- Location of Pig Launchers & Receivers
HORIZON Industrial provides advice on the selection of Quick Opening Closures to suit all applications.