Vermeer proudly supporting the WA State underground power project

The program, a partnership between the state government and local governments, is now in round six, replacing overhead power lines with a safe and reliable underground network. Vermeer Equipment of WA & NT has been supplying horizontal directional drills (HDD) involved in the project since the early 1990’s. These include trusted models such as the Read More

Primus Line breathes new life into historic trunk main in Brisbane

Earlier this year, Urban Utilities completed a multi-million-dollar rehabilitation project on this 130-year-old pipeline. With the use of the trenchless technology Primus Line®, the project is expected to extend the life of the pipeline by at least 50 years, providing an economical solution with minimal impacts to traffic and nearby businesses and residents.  The Ann Read More

RIDGID® tools the trusted choice

RIDGID has a proud history of providing leading equipment to the world’s expert tradespeople, going all the way back to the company’s invention of the modern pipe wrench more than 100 years ago. Since then, all RIDGID tools operate in extremes of heat and cold, can withstand dirt and mud, and perform reliably day in Read More

Enabling innovation to thrive in the water sector

A new era of ‘co-creation’ is enhancing this collaborative approach, enabling asset owners and service providers to combine their knowledge to deliver community-focused infrastructure solutions that will last for generations. Reshaping traditional customer relationships The notion of co-creation is facilitating a major shift in the way industries transfer knowledge and communicate. When companies co-create, they Read More

Quality guaranteed with ISC

These products increase the return on assets and the longevity of sewer maintenance holes, pump stations, pits and pipes. Closing in on 20 years of operation, ISC offers high quality, well established and proven products and systems that provide its clients with a safe and cost-effective means to construct or repair a range of water Read More

Interflow works to keep park open

With many indoor exercise facilities closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the importance of public ‘green spaces’ for social health activities has never been greater. So, when a stormwater pipeline in Ipswich was at risk of collapse, a local council’s proactive planning helped protect the space and keep community activities running for park goers. After Read More

IDS GeoRadar provides top-notch GPR solutions

Founded in 1980 in Pisa, Italy, IDS GeoRadar – recently acquired by Hexagon – has been long been a major player in radar technologies across the globe. A strong research focus for the company is multifrequency, multichannel ground penetrating radar (GPR) systems, which IDS GeoRadar first launched in 1991. This innovation enabled the construction of Read More

Position your company as a market leader

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Digital edition now live!

The most recent quarterly update for the trenchless technology industry in Australasia is now available to view online. The September edition includes: An update on ASTT’s in-development Carbon Calculator.An article on Bothar Boring’s tunnelling work on the Gold Coast.A look at Smart Lock’s unique work in Victoria.A New Zealand-focused feature containing multiple articles on projects in the region.And much more! The Read More

Interflow provides essential water services

Despite access to clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene being fundamental human rights, millions of people around the world are not afforded these necessities, which is why Australia’s water industry is putting its financial power behind not-for-profit organization WaterAid. Extending a helping hand Established in 2004, WaterAid Australia provides communities in developing parts of Read More

The bund lining and waterproofing solution experts

When it comes to bund lining and waterproofing, many may find issues with moving concrete substrates, liquid seepage and EPA bunding regulations, or are looking to further protect floors, landings, car parks and concrete tanks. To counteract these issues, Rhino Linings offers spray applied and seamless waterproofing membranes that eliminate potential weaknesses associated with other Read More

Managing employee safety as an essential service

While many Australians are staying home during the COVID-19 pandemic, those working in essential services like water and wastewater are out in the field ensuring community needs are met. The site operations have changed dramatically in an effort to keep employees safe and ensure business continuity, and while a lot of companies are in uncharted Read More

Rhino Linings offers premium CIPP solutions

Rhino Linings has manufactured a premium range of CIPP solutions, a method that is increasingly being used by Australian councils and utility companies as a long-term solution to aging pipelines.  The premium solution can restore partially or completely degraded storm drains, sewer pipes, culverts and industrial pipes using trenchless technology. The method allows repair breeches Read More

ASTT NZ forum a great success

The final ASTT Auckland New Zealand forum of 2019 took place at the ELB Equipment showroom in Auckland on 4 December 2019. The forum offered insight into the latest trenchless equipment and the opportunity to network with industry professionals as well as live demonstrations. The demonstrations comprised working Ditch Witch horizontal directional drilling rigs and Read More