CASE STUDIES - Pipe Pulling
We have compiled just a few case studies of Pipe Pulling to demonstrate typical examples of the technique. Kobus Pipe Pullers have been extensively used to replace lead, copper, steel and poly pipes. Reducing the risk of utility strikes, minimising local disruption to residents and homeowners, and improving productivity. Click on the images to see more detail about a small selection of the live site jobs completed by the Pipe Puller. Alternatively, select a pipe material from the list below to see case studies specific to that type of pipe. Watch the Kobus Pipe Pullers in action our YouTube channel.
15mm copper pipe replacement in Edinburgh, Scotland. 10 metre road crossing replaced with 25mm PE pipe.
25mm PE Pipe Replacement with 25mm Barrier Pipe (UK)
25mm PE pipe replacement in South Wales. 5 metre road crossing replaced with 25mm Barrier PE pipe.
Palmer Road, Newham – 1/2″ Lead Pipe Replacement
Description: As part of an ongoing training support programme, KOBUS Services attended a live site with a newly trained team from ADI Plumbing. A pipe…
15mm Copper Pipe Replacement Eaglesfield
15mm copper pipe replacement in Eaglesfield, Dumfries, Scotland. 12 metre road crossing replaced with 25mm PE pipe.
Beauchamp Road, Edinburgh – 1/2″ Lead Pipe Replacement
Description KOBUS Services Ltd were invited by Clancy Docwra to undertake a demonstration of the KOBUS Pipe Puller for a 1/2" lead pipe replacement. …
Dronfield, Derbyshire – 1″ Galvanised Steel Pipe Replacement
Description KOBUS Services were invited by gas contractors, AMEC Group, to perform a trial on a galvanised steel service pipe replacement in Dronfield, Derbyshire. The…
Hillview, Bridport – 1/2″ Galvanised Steel Pipe
Description KOBUS Services Ltd was invited by Wessex Water Services Ltd to perform a series of on-site trials on live sites across Dorset. As part…
Bridge Street, Thrapston – 1/2″ Copper Pipe Replacement
Description: Adrian Eyles Limited requested a demonstration of the KOBUS Pipe Puller - performing a water supply pipe replacement on a 24m copper pipe serving…
3/4″ Galv Steel Pipe Replacement with Copper (USA)
3/4" galvanised steel service pipe replacement with copper pipe in Chicago, USA using KPP400 Pipe Puller.