Welcome to the Mirage Machines Portable Performance Blog

Removing seized flange bolts with portable machine tools

Removing seized bolts is a frustrating and time consuming process and is fraught with risks to both the machine operator and the components surrounding the bolts. By their very nature, flange joints in the oil, gas and power generation industries are

Video: Offshore decommissioning double drill unit in action



The Casing Double Pin Drill

In our previous blog we told you about our band saw and how it performed during workshop trials. This time we take a look at the DDU1636 double drill unit which was also designed by the Mirage team for offshore

Single Drill Unit vs Double Drill Unit: What’s the difference?

Mirage’s in-house design team have worked tirelessly to design, develop and manufacture the Single Drill Unit and Double Drill Unit for use subsea. The drills core use is to enable the recovery of oil rig conductors and casing strings without the need

Mirage showcase portable machine tools at open day

Mirage Machines hosted its very first Open Day on Wednesday 24 September at its head office in Derby to celebrate the launch of 2 new machine ranges – diamond wire saws (MDWS) and split frame pipe cutters (MSF).

Over 40 customers from around the world

In focus: The Casing double pin drill for platform decommissioning

In a new feature for the Mirage blog we'll be taking an in-depth look at a specific portable machine tool. This week we take a look at the Casing Double Pin Drill (16-36").

Recent Posts