Tube Turns offers Threaded, Double Bolt, Tool-Less, and T-Bolt Style Closures. As well as Monolithic Insulated Joints for pipeline corrosion protection.
Speed of operation, how often will the vessel be accessed, and media are all factors when selecting the appropriate closure.
Cover materials, design, and contruction of every product Tube Turns offers.
We design, manufacture and test all products to the following design codes: ASME Sec VIII Div. 1 and Div. 2, ASME B31.3, B31.4, B31.8, API, NACE. And Tube Turns is an ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturer.
Closures and Insulated Joints can be modified to accommodate any application. Trolley Systems, Operating Aids, and even Automation Options are available to suit your project needs.
Closures can be equipped with operating aids to simplify the opening and closing tasks. Devices such as break-over wrenches and chain and sprocket drives are available Size range 6” – 72” Pressure range ANSI 75 - 2500.
UG35.2 Pressure Warning Devices offer a second layer of safety to your operators when opening and closing vessels. Lunch and Learns cover how to operate and maintain this important feature.
Each closure style has different advantages and disadvantages depending on the Size/ASME Class. Our training course covers how each style operates so your engineering team can make the right selection to eliminate downtime for operators in the field.
Maintenance is the most common issue we see with quick opening closures. This involves either lack of maintenance or incorrect maintenance.
Tube Turns Lunch & Learns cover the correct maintenance procedure for each closure style. Where to apply lubrication, when to change the O-Ring, and what to do if the closure gets out of alignment.
Tube Turns "Lunch and Learns" cover design, construction, operation, maintenance, and applications of Pipeline-Vessel Closures and Monolithic Insulated Joints.
We design, manufacture and test all products to the following design codes: ASME Sec VIII Div. 1 and Div. 2, ASME B31.4, B31.8, API, NACE. And Tube Turns is an ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturer.
TUBE TURNS® Products of Sypris Technologies Inc. manufactures a family of closures in sizes ranging from 2” to 72”. Our closures are manufactured from a wide variety of ASME approved materials including Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel (304, 304L, 316, 316L, Duplex and Super Duplex), Monel®, Inconel®, Hastelloy® and other exotic materials as specified by our customers. TUBE TURNS® designs and manufactures a complete line of closures to international standards, including ASME Section VIII Division I and Division II, PD 5500 / BS EN 13445, with termination specifications to meet ASME B31.3, B31.4, B31.8 and many others. All closures can be designed for either horizontal or vertical application and can be equipped with such accessories as sight glasses, nozzles, drains, gauges, sampling ports, open/close automation, and safety interlocks. Connection types including full and reduced access as well as mitred designs for inclined or declined vessels are available. Sypris Technologies, TUBE TURNS® Products offers the most diverse and complete closure product portfolio in the world.
Tube Turns Lunch and Learns cover the do's and don'ts of closure maintenance
From where to lubricate a Double Bolt Closure to replacing its yoke bolt units. Training for field maintenance operators and pipeline engineers for customers worldwide. Training classes are customized to cover topics in general equipment maintenance with emphasis on safe closure operation.
ASME Pressure Vessel Quick Opening Closures. (QOC) - Pig Launchers and Receivers
Operation is smooth and direct, and even the largest unit can be opened or closed in a matter of minutes.