Graber Backhoe, Inc

Graber Backhoe, Inc

Our services are available to handle your excavating, pipeline services, tree removal, demolition, concrete removal needs. We offer free estimates with no obligation. Please contact us for service or to answer job related questions.

For emergencies, we are available 24/7 at this number: 316-772-1223. 

Pipeline Services

  • Environmental Remediation
     
  • Line Lowering
     
  • Right-of-Way Maintenance
     

We have 25 years of experience working for the underground petroleum pipeline industry. The majority of our work has been for Magellan Midstream Partners (previously Williams Pipeline). We are a member of ISNetworld and have current Operator Qualifications (per specifications for Magellan Midstream Partners) for the following tasks:

5.1 - Inspect for physical damage on buried or submerged pipe
5.2 - Inspect for external corrosion on buried or submerged pipe
5.3 - Inspect the condition of external coating on buried or submerged pipe
7.1 - Visual inspection of atmospheric coating
7.2 - Prepare surface for atmospheric coating using hand and power tools
7.3 - Perform water pressure cleaning
7.4 - Prepare surface for atmospheric coating by abrasive blasting
7.5 - Apply atmospheric coating using hand application methods
7.6 - Apply atmospheric coating using spray applications
13.1 - Prepare surface for coating using hand and power tools
13.2 - Perform water pressure cleaning
13.3 - Prepare surface for coating by abrasive blasting
13.4 - Apply coating using hand application methods
13.5 - Apply coating using spray applications
14.1 - Locate line
14.2 - Install Marker
14.3 - Inspect and maintain marker
14.4 - Inspect and maintain aerial line markers
15.1 - Visual inspection of the surface
15.2 - Reporting protocols
16.1 - Use of probing equipment
16.2 - Use of sonar equipment
16.3 - Reporting protocols
17.1 - Locate Line
17.2 - Install marker
17.3 - Inspect and maintain marker
28 - Provide security for pipeline facilities
32 - Monitoring Excavation Activities
33.1 - Determine allowable line pressure in section to be moved
33.2 - Preparation for movement activities
33.3 - Moving in-service pipeline
39 - Backfilling a trench following maintenance