Valve Insertion

VALVE INSERTION is the installation of an Inline Valve while the line is under pressure without interruption to the system. Valve Insertion can be made on ductile iron, cast iron, PVC and transite and steel pipe, from 4" though 12".

  • Additional Shutoff
  • Line Relocation
  • Bypasses
  • Replacing Defective Valve

The Process
Step 1
Step 2
Step 3

Installation of a Quick Valve.
On 6in. C 900 PVC

Air Testing
Mounting Slide Gate
Step 4
Step 5
Step 6
Mounting Reamer
Reaming Pipe
Connecting Valve to
Insertion Machine
Step 7
Step 8
Removal of
Slide Gate
Valve Insertion