Tyra Kraka – oil & gas

Trenching of 12"-16” pipelines down to two meters.

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Tyra Kraka w120Project description

  • Protection of a 12” to 16” steel pipeline.
  • Out-of-straightness correction of steel pipeline.

Project challenges

  • The pipeline had to be trenched down to two meters in very dense sand.
  • The purpose was to provide maximum backfill and meet straightness requirements. 
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  • The high level of backfill was performed to provide thermal insulation and weight to mitigate upheaval buckling.