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Comprehensive hot tap and line stop services 
to the oil, gas, energy and water industries. 



Safety always comes first be it on the platform or subsea.
You can always 
count on our expertise


Proven processes, state of the art equipment and 
highly skilled people
 all add to the knowledge that 
you and your project are in safe hands


We are a single solutions provider for a wide 
range of services and products. 

In everything we do, we believe in thinking differently.

We challenge established processes and technologies in our relentless pursuit to maximize efficiency and safety in our business. Our single-minded pursuit of effective alternatives in our industry and service attitude has one focal point – YOU, OUR CUSTOMER.


At ION PRO, our team keeps abreast of advanced and developing technologies in our field of work. We ensure that we maintain memberships and affiliations with certain groups of innovative thinkers that encourage our team to search constantly for innovative solutions to the technologies we deploy – from hot tapping & line stopping, pipeline isolation and pipeline repair systems, to simply improving our own service offering. We do this to ensure total customer satisfaction by delivering the best solutions for every challenge.


Our primary services to clients can be categorized as follows:
• Hot Tapping and Line Stopping Services
• For pipeline sizes up to 42″
• Temperatures up to 840°F.
• Pressures up to 5000 psi.
• Offshore, subsea hot tapping and line stopping
• Pipe freeze plugging
• Bolt services
• Cold cutting and pipe end prepping
• Installation of AVT® valves on water mains with pressures up to 250 psi


We specialize in supplying services to plants, midstream and off-shore sectors for the Oil and Gas, Petro-Chemical, Power Generation, Energy and Water industries.

Through our partnership with Frontier Pipeline Services, we are unrivaled in many respects, supplying a full turnkey service, able to bring best-in-class solutions to all our clients, under most situations and at any time.


• Our experienced technicians are offshore certified, ready for deployment 
• Our equipment is sub-sea ready 
• The depth of our equipment base, ensures multiple machines deployed on offshore jobs 


Engineered and optimized Hot Tapping Solutions, using better processes and better services – all under one roof.


Our vast experience and extensive capabilities mean projects have improved schedules, thus reducing risk and overall project costs.


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