The Frank’s International Tong Pusher Arm (TPA) positions the power tong to enhance safety by removing personnel from the red zone around the rotary, removing potential pinch and trip hazards and reducing crew fatigue in rough conditions.
- Enables use of remote control power tongs to remove all personnel from the rig floor with wireless control or from the rotary area with console control
- Allows optimum orientation and flexibility when placing through power slew and brake features
- Features safety devices to limit torque and push forces into derrick structures
- Compatible with Frank’s International power tongs for pipe up to 42 inches
- Multiple size TPAs available to accommodate rig operation requirements