20″ Highly Magnetized Pipe

A large pipe with a wrench stuck in it due to pipeline magnetizing issues.

A customer recently ran a smart pig on a 20” pipe and it became highly magnetized. The IDMAG Pipeline Demagnetizer will remove the magnetism, eliminate arc blow and allow welders to continue welding!  

Missouri: IDMAG Pipeline Demagnetizer on a 10” steam line

IDMAG System

The job required a 10″ tee to be replaced on a line known to be magnetized from a past job. Industrial Degauss was called in to handle the demag portion of the job. The IDMAG demagnetizer is portable and can be carried by hand to the location of the weld. No cranes, no long runs … Read more

600 gauss down to less than 1!

Industrial Degauss gaussmeter

IDMAG Pipeline Demagnetizer being used on a magnetized line in Eastern Texas. Went from almost 600 gauss down to less than 1 gauss!

NYC: 20″ diameter, 3″ wall thickness

We received an emergency phone call on a Saturday morning from a contractor in New York City. They had already lost hours trying to weld a magnetized pipe, P22 20” diameter with a 3” wall thickness, in a power plant that provides electricity and steam to lower Manhattan. We quickly responded by mobilizing immediately and … Read more

36″ Pipeline in South Carolina

Industrial Degauss handled demagnetizing a 36” pipeline in South Carolina for a repeat customer. They were impressed with how the last job went and were pleased that we delivered on what we said we could do for them.

16″ Pipe in North Carolina

We met the client from this job all the way out in Calgary, AB; they then called us to do another job for them on a 16” pipe in Eastern NC (shown in the pictures). These pictures show the pipe with all of the shavings/fillings sticking up, clearly indicating the magnetism. Industrial Degauss travels around … Read more

Magnetized Steam Pipe 20″ diameter, 3″ wall thickness

Magnetized Pipe

A magnetized pipe at a plant which is a main producer of power & steam for Lower Manhattan caused arc blow and other welding issues. Industrial Degauss was called in for emergency service. Within hours we were on site and had the pipe demagnetized and ready to weld.