Flameshield hose range is designed for emergency situations where operation must continue in fire conditions. Flameshield hoses are wholly bonded rubber construction with embedded fire resistant properties offering relatively light weight and maximum flexibility. There is no need for additional materials to be added around the hose to achieve the fire resistance. Flameshield hose is clearly recognisable with the outer red cover.
Flameshield hoses have been fire tested under severe test conditions in accordance with the industries most stringent requirements. Flameshield 5000 API 16D at 700oC for 5 mins
Flameshield 5000 is a hydraulic control hose that operates at 5,000psi whilst exposed directly to fire for a minimum of 5 minutes ensuring all well control operations can be effected in an emergency situation.