Pipeline Products is here to help you with any special projects that arise. We house several manual machines which lets us manufacture small runs of parts with a quick turn around. Extended drills, twist drills, drive rings, pilot boss's, pivoting head's, drive collars, packing wrench's, spanner wrench's, swivel handles, spade holders, boring bars and measuring rods just to name a few of the items we offer. When you need it we are here to help.
Pipeline Products was founded by father and son, Charles and Christopher Huff; both machinists with over 50 years of Hot Tapping experience. Charlie has been designing and manufacturing Tapping and Line Stopping equipment since 1963, he founded Global Tapping in 1980 and manufactured many specialty tools and machines which are still in service today, including the Global #5 Tapping machine with a 72" diameter capacity. Charlie sold Global in 1987 to get involved with the Snow Ski Industry, where he moved from Houston, TX to Durango, Co to set up Mountain Machine Service, and used his Petro-Chem and Pipeline skills to help the ski areas of Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, and the surrounding states. Charlie was still receiving requests from old Global customers for Tapping equipment and Pipeline work, so he and his son Chris set up S.W.S machining to manufacture Tapping equipment for Pipeline Products.
Pipeline Products prime interest is reconditioning (Tipping and Grinding) shell cutters and manufacturing new ones, if needed. With the Houston area being the Pipeline and Petro-Chem capital of the world, most all of the Hot Tap service companies are based here.....and Pipeline Products has elected to be....