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CSS repurpose 540Barg weldless connector for emergency application

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22 May 2020

Despite Covid-19 and volatile oil prices, operators are continuing to plan and react. With a planned shutdown in the Norwegian section, Connector Subsea Solutions (CSS) was asked to revalidate and test an existing MORGRIP product for a different application as part of a shutdown contingency. The 71mm diameter Duplex MORGRIP coupling was originally supplied in 2005. Rated to 540Barg and Type Approved by DNV-GL. The new CSS facility at Kendricks road, Walsall was implemented in this emergency call off.