Relieve trapped pressure without interruption

Hot tapping enables a connection to valves on wellheads, tubing, trees, or piping for controlled entry to relieve trapped pressure. The hot tap unit is portable, small, heavy-duty, and can drill larger holes with extended stroke. 

Hot tap services
Hot tap services

Well hot tap


  • Capable of drilling .5-in. to 2-in. holes
  • Heavy-duty clamps allow for pump-in or flow at full working pressure
  • Pneumatic-driven with air compressor eliminates a hydraulic power pack
  • Wide variety of hot tap saddles ranging from 1.5 in. to 36 in. in diameter
  • Units staged worldwide for rapid deployment


PSI working pressure


Lowest working temperature


Highest working temperature

case study - colombia

First integrated P&A under-river well project

Discover how the Halliburton team executes a P&A operation in a complex and remote environment.

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First integrated P&A under-river well project
First integrated P&A under-river well project

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