Argus Cement Heads - Features

Argus Machine Co. Ltd. cementing products and services are recognized in the oil and gas industry to be of superior quality. Our cement heads are manufactured from forged or wrought alloy steel and have 2″ 15000 PSI hammer union manifold inlets, complete with a lifting hook in cap.

The replaceable bottom sub or saver nipple, which prolongs cement head service life, can be manufactured with any API or Premium connection including Hunting Energy Services, EVRAZ, NS Connection Technology, Tenaris and VAM Services. This feature also allows Argus cementing heads to be used in various connection applications.

Argus Cementing Equipment includes these Cement Head Models:

Model HPC

  • 4 1/2” (114.3 mm) thru 20” (508.0 mm)
  • Single plug configuration
  • Wrench style cap with 2” Figure 1502 hammer union fitting (tapered nose with O-ring seal)
  • 2” Figure 1502 hammer union lifting plug with swivel shackle (for lifting cement head only)
  • Operating wrench for cap and AQC nut
  • Argus Quik-Connekt Adapter (AQC)
  • Replaceable AQC bottom sub o API SC casing pin standard on lower connection o API LC or BC casing pin available on request o Premium casing pin available on request
  • Free-falling plug design
    • Maximum plug OD = ØA – 1/4”

Model SSA

  • 4 1/2” (114.3 mm) thru 13 3/8” (339.7 mm)
  • Single plug configuration
  • Wrench style cap with 2” Figure 1502 hammer union fitting (parallel nose with O-ring seal)
  • 2” Figure 1502 hammer union lifting plug with swivel shackle (for lifting cement head only)
  • Operating wrench for cap
  • Replaceable casing saver nipple
    • API SC casing pin standard on lower connection
    • API LC or BC casing pin available on request
    • Premium casing pin available on request
  • By-pass vent rod in body to prevent vacuum on plug

Model HPD 

  • 4 1/2” (114.3 mm) thru 20” (508.0 mm)
  • Double plug configuration
  • Wrench style cap with 2” Figure 1502 hammer union fitting (tapered nose with O-ring seal)
  • 2” Figure 1502 hammer union lifting plug with swivel shackle (for lifting cement head only)
  • Operating wrench for cap and AQC nut
  • Argus Quik-Connekt Adapter (AQC)
  • Replaceable AQC bottom sub
    • API SC casing pin standard on lower connection
    • API LC or BC casing pin available on request
    • Premium casing pin available on request
  • Free-falling plug design
    • Maximum plug OD = ØA – 1/4”

Model DPA

  • 3 1/2” (88.9 mm), 4” (101.6 mm) and 4 1/2” (114.3 mm)
  • Single plug configuration
  • Lifting sub with combination elevator shoulder (parallel nose with O-ring seal)
  • Rotary lower swivel
  • Replaceable bottom sub o
    • API rotary pin standard on lower connection
    • Premium rotary pin available on request
    • Customer shall specify connection on P.O.
  • Lift capacity is rated on the lifting sub and bottom sub configuration (Refer to the applicable Argus Engineering Technical Bulletin for more information)

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Argus cement heads are hydro-tested 150% of maximum allowable working pressure. For more information on our cement products and services, view our Product Catalogue or contact us to discuss your needs.