Construction and Operation

Your plants, pipelines and systems: With us, they’re in safe hands. 

Gas transmission systems need to be constantly maintained – a task that OGE’s Technical Operations team can take care of and tailor to your needs.  

A service contract with OGE in accordance with the DVGW codes of practice governs the maintenance of:

  • High-pressure gas pipelines in accordance with G 466-1
  • Gas pressure regulating and metering stations (M & R stations) in accordance with G 495
  • Gas transport compressor systems in accordance with G 497

The following core activities are handled by Technical Operations:

  • System responsibility (operational asset management)
  • Monitoring all systems on site
  • Local control intervention (operation on site)
  • System maintenance/optimisation
  • Standby service for fault clearance / securing system availability

Special maintenance services:

High-pressure gas pipelines

Customised high-pressure gas pipeline maintenance services in accordance with DVGW Code of Practise G 466-1:

  • Inspection, function testing and maintenance
  • Walking surveys, mobile surveys and aerial inspections of gas pipelines
  • Leakage inspections according to G 465 and/or using the CHARM® (airborne remote gas detection) method
  • Cutting out/clearing pipeline corridors
  • Coordination and monitoring of construction work by third parties
  • Maintenance work on valves, pig traps and condensate traps
  • Monitoring of cathodic protection systems in accordance with DVGW-Code of Practice GW 10

Gas pressure regulating and metering stations

Bespoke solutions for the maintenance of gas pressure regulating and metering stations (M&R stations) according to DVGW Code of Practice G 495:

  • Inspection and function testing (monitoring) of the control and safety installations
  • Safety equipment maintenance
  • Servicing of all other parts according to the results of the function tests (on-condition or on-demand maintenance)
  • Documentation of all activities 24-hour standby service

Compressor stations

Bespoke solutions for the maintenance of natural gas compressor units according to DVGW Code of Practice G 497:

  • Inspection, function testing and maintenance
  • Monitoring of compressor units on site
  • Operations on site
  • Coordination of maintenance activities, inspections and function testing of the technical installations (compressor units, control and safety equipment etc.)
  • Documentation of all activities
  • 24-hour standby service
Brochure / pdf / 2.62 MB

Energy for the region

Our compressor stations, October 2018 (only in German)

Brochure / pdf / 883.64 KB

Mobile gas pressure regulating and metering stations

Complete service for flexible interim solutions, February 2020 (only in German)

Brochure / pdf / 2.46 MB

High-pressure gas pipeline maintenance

Monitoring / Inspection / Maintenance / Repair, Data sheet (only in German), February 2020

Brochure / pdf / 407.41 KB

M&R station maintenance

Inspection / Function testing / Maintenance, Data sheet, February 2020 (only in German)

Brochure / pdf / 851.28 KB

Mobile pig traps

Equipment / Installation service, Data sheet, February 2020 (only in German)

All tight, safe and sound

Our full range of services for the technical reliability of your systems