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Our latest riser brochure is available now. Download it today to learn more about our industry-leading riser system capability. Claxton has been supplying riser systems since 1990 and since supplying our first system we’ve continually led the market for full-system riser supply. A few of our riser achievements in the...


Press release: Incident at Great Yarmouth Facility For immediate release: 21st January 2011 Claxton Engineering Services Limited can confirm that an accident occurred this afternoon at its premises in North River Road, Great Yarmouth where construction work on a new facility is being carried out by external contractors. We are...


Claxton has developed a new hydraulic riser handling tool that provided a solution for running, handling and remote pressure testing of a 18¾-in. 15-m NT-2 tension joint – saving £1.8m for our client. The tool, developed for a Norwegian client, saved 4.5 hours of rig time with each run, which...


Claxton, has recently completed an extensive drilling riser rental project for Encana Corporation’s Deep Panuke field development offshore Nova Scotia, Canada. The 5000-psi riser system was supplied as a system-and-connector package that included large-bore, 24-in-diameter riser joints, Claxton positive-grip tension rings, an H4 connector, umbilicals and a hydraulic power unit,...


The 9th edition of Acteon’s S2S magazine is now available to download. Inside you can learn more about… Claxton, 2H and SRP working together on the HPHT client community A world-first subsea drilling and pinning machine from Claxton How one of our drilling templates was literally fundamental to the giant...


Students from Thorpe St Andrew secondary school in Norwich literally felt the tension recently when they visited Claxton to learn more about our riser tensioning equipment. Five students from the school visited on the 18th of November to receive a presentation from design team leader, Glenn Searle and project engineer,...


The event, which focused on high pressure Riser Systems and associated issues, set a foundation which Acteon’s operating companies hope will evolve into a broad and far-reaching engagement with the industry. Held at the Marcliffe Hotel, Aberdeen, the breakfast meeting saw presentations from Steve Hatton, Dannie Claxton and Simon Luffrum...


On the 9th of September Claxton was joined by members of the Acteon executive team and a host of clients to celebrate two and a half decades of trading. Held in one of Scotland’s finest castles; Fyvie Castle, Inverurie, the night mixed cocktails with a three course dinner cooked by the executive...


EEEGR, the East of England Energy Group, has recognised Claxton’s success in the latest edition of their member magazine – with an article detailing our 25th anniversary. Being a leader in drilling templates is just one example of Claxton’s success. The article details the journey Claxton has been on to...


Claxton organized the night in order to celebrate the success the business has seen during the last two and half decades – much of which is down to the strong relationships we’ve forged with suppliers and clients located close to our Great Yarmouth head office. Over 150 people attended the...

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