Designed for ease of installation (by divers or from the deck of a vessel) by an interlocking hook and pin arrangement which articulates by a ball and socket connection.
Manufactured from Spheroidal Graphite (SG) Cast Iron, also known as Nodular and Ductile Cast Iron, in accordance International Standard ISO 1083. SG Cast Iron is a high quality alloy providing a high level of resistance to impact, fatigue and corrosion.
UTS Cable 55 Articulated Split Pipe can accommodate submarine cables, umbilicals and flexible pipelines of up to 50mm diameter. See specification sheet available to download on this website.
UTS Cable 55 Articulated Split Pipe offers protection from abrasion, rock-dumping and maintains design bend radius over rough ground and free-spans.
UTS Cable 55 Articulated Split Pipe has undergone rigorous analysis and robust testing to destruction to ensure the design provides effective strength and protection. A full testing specification is available to download on this website.
UTS Cable 55 Articulated Split Pipe is self-locking by the hook and pin design but the customer can apply additional security with A4 Stainless Steel (316 grade) Hexagonal M12 x 50mm fixing sets. Every split pipe pair has bolt holes to accommodate this additional strength and security.
UTS Cable 55 Articulated Split Pipe is packed in robust bespoke palletised wooden boxes which are treated to ISPM15, the International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures Regulation of Wood Packing Material.
Every batch of UTS Cable 55 Articulated Split Pipe is subjected to strict Quality Control and Material Certification is issued detailing compliance with the required chemical composition and mechanical properties demanded by ISO 1083, which traceable through to each individual section of pipe by its unique ID. The mechanical and chemical properties are detailed in the specification which is available to download on this website. In the gallery see photos of the tension and crush tests.