Cutting and Grinding

Shear Cutter

  • Product Number: TBC
  • Subsea 7 Shear cutter is used for performing scrap cuts on materials up to 558mm OD (22") for example it can be used to cut various types of structures, rigid and flexible pipelines, umbilical's, tubing, H/I beams and casings. We can perform cuts using both topside control with downlines, or ROV supply using hotstabs. The shear is fitted with multiple rigging points for various horizontal and vertical cutting positions.

    • Wide range cutting capability - 0 to 558mm (22") OD
    • Vertical or Horizontal cutting arrangements
    • Cuts a variety of materials with or without coatings
    • Topside or ROV control options available
    • Fast cutting times to save on vessel campaign times 
    • Vertical deployment frame optional
    • ROV Hotstab option with intensifier skid optional

    Cutting Capacity Pipe   

    558mm (22") OD

    Weight in Air  



    4368 x 2008 x 1746mm

    Jaw Opening 

    978mm (38.5")

    Jaw Depth 

    1105mm (43.50")

    Hydraulic Requirements  

    100 ltr/min @ 350 BAR