A ‘Splice’ Alternative

by Neil Thompson

A ‘Splice’ Alternative

This is the first time our Mechanical Splice has been used in the UK North Sea instead of the traditional cable splicing method. The Splice System consists of two field attachable units and a connector – the same RMS technology that provides superior reliability. The make-up time was reduced from an around 10hrs (expected time for traditional splicing) to less than 1hr, resulting in a massive saving on rig time.


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