The EUROPIPE Group is the world´s leading supplier of SAWL and SAWH steel pipe for gas- and oil pipelines, onshore/offshore, with O.D. from 20“ to 60“ and W.T. from 7,0 to 45 mm, in lengths up to 18,3 m resp. 24,4 m.
The annual output is in excess of one million tonnes or around 3000 kilometers on sites in Germany, France and USA (BSPC / BSPM).
EUROPIPE is the major pipe supplier for ultra-large projects e.g.
- South Stream Offshore Pipeline I, Black Sea:
EUROPIPE quantity 608 km or 450.000 tons (Project quantity 931 km)
- Ichthys, Australia:
EUROPIPE quantity 540 km or 410,000 tons (Project quantity 880 km)
- Nord Stream Pipeline I + II, Baltic Sea:
EUROPIPE quantity 1.800 km or 1,6 M tons (Project quantity 2x 1.200 km)
Range of competence of the EUROPIPE Group:
- High-strength pipe: X 80 to X 100
- HIC-resistant pipe: all grades up to X 70
- Collapse-resistant pipe: optimisation of geometry and grade
- Arctic grades: up to X80
|Challenges of a large Offshore Project from a line pipe manufacturers view||Christian Kassel||Pipeline Technology Conference 2018|
|Deep Sea - High Tech, Collapse Resistant Pipes for the South Stream Offshore Project||Dr. Hans-Georg Hillenbrand||Pipeline Technology Conference 2015|
|Controlling Product Quality by Accurate Process Control in EUROPIPE’s High Performance UOE Pipe Mill||Dr. Christoph Kalwa||Pipeline Technology Conference 2014|
|View of a Pipe Manufacturer to the Developments for Linepipe Material||Dr. Hans-Georg Hillenbrand||Pipeline Technology Conference 2013|
|Challenges in Producing Line Pipe for the Nord Stream Project and Connecting Lines||Dr. Christoph Kalwa||Pipeline Technology Conference 2011|
|Development and Production of Large-Diameter Line Pipe for Offshore Applications||Dr. Hans-Georg Hillenbrand||Pipeline Technology Conference 2007|
|PNG, an Innovative System to Transport Gas Economically||Dr. Oskar Reepmeyer||Pipeline Technology Conference 2006|