Addtech acquires ImpulseRadar

5ELEM, NordiTube expand globally

Leading Chinese manufacturer 5ELEM has become the main shareholder in NordiTube Technologies, strengthening a partnership whose presence will be felt globally in the trenchless industry. Cooperation between the two companies has been going strong ever since the signing of a master licence for the Chinese market in July 2020. Jan Luksch, Managing Director of NordiTube Read More

iMPREG’s commitment to helping the environment – One trenchless project at a time

Thanks to its innovative products and installation practices, iMPREG projects are always resource-saving and environmentally ahead of the curve. iMPREG’s UV liners are renowned for being the quickest, cleanest, and quietest method to rehabilitate a sewer or stormwater pipe Suitable liners for any pipe environment With future oriented CIPP liners based on fibreglass material, iMPREG Read More

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IMPREG Australia’s leading supplier of CIPP liners

The company’s wastewater rehabilitation technologies are considered to be a gold standard solution for trenchless sewer pipe rehabilitation. The CIPP liners are distributed worldwide, and were introduced into the Australian market in 2021. Since then, IMPREG has continued to supply its state-of-the-art CIPP liners throughout Australasia. Even when faced with supply chain issues during the Read More

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Upgrade of A01 Rising Main Issued by: Gladstone Regional Council Closing Date: 22 February 2022 Location: Queensland Description: Gladstone Regional Council (the Principal) requires a suitably qualified Contractor to undertake the upgrade of approximately 1.8 kilometre of rising main between the A01 Sewer Pump Station (SPS) and Gladstone Wastewater Treatment Plant (GWWTP).  Tawa St Water Read More

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Supply and installation of UV cured in-place pipe relining Issued by: City of Gosnells Closing Date: 24 November 2021 Location: Western Australia Description: The Contractor will be required to undertake relining works, which include pipe cleaning and root cutting where required, using the cured in-place pipe (CIPP) relining method with an ultraviolet (UV) cure system, Read More

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Intelligent technologies: the future in pipeline rehabilitation

Wilmot Pipelining has worked hard in the trenchless industry to become one of the leaders in the sector. This hard work and dedication has earned the company a growing reputation as one of the true figureheads in pipeline rehabilitation via UV technology in Australia. The successful delivery of numerous large bore pipeline rehabilitation projects over Read More

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Zipping past the competition

For seamless water mains upgrades, spacers are key for maintaining the position of a carrier pipe with a casing. They facilitate sliplining, increase ease of installation, and protect the carrier pipe to reduce likelihood of damage. The use of kwik-ZIP casing spacer and centraliser systems helps contractors to comply with the numerous regulations that require Read More

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Wilmot installs largest ever UV liner

Wilmot Pipelining is an industry leader in trenchless solutions for underground infrastructure rehabilitation. The company’s largest and most recent project took place in Oakhampton under the Hunter Valley Flood Mitigation scheme. The New South Wales Department of Industry Local Land Services tendered for the repair and relining of 17 sites throughout the Hunter Valley region Read More

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Melbourne Water progresses Hawthorn Sewer Upgrade

Last week, the Melbourne Water team completed excavation of the launch shaft in Hawthorn. This was the first of two shafts that will be required for tunnelling operations in October. The sewer relining occurred progressively in sections, using two techniques: cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) and glass reinforced plastic (GRP) processes.  The Hawthorn Main Sewer was constructed more than 100 years ago Read More

Featured company: Applied Felts

A pioneer in the development of the CIPP process more than 40 years ago, Applied Felts quickly acquired majority market share for CIPP gravity sewer line rehabilitation around the world. Today, through its unparalleled commitment to understanding unique field application requirements and its unmatched exploration and break-through innovations to meet those needs, Applied Felts continues Read More

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WSAA welcomes public input on mains manuals

Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA) announced last week that three new documents relating to the lining of water mains are now available for comment. The documents include manual for selection and application of cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) and spray liners for use in water pipe. The second includes the Water Industry Standard for CIPP used Read More

The Wilmot way of relining

Located in the Hunter Valley, Wilmot Pipelining was responsible for relining eight separate sites in difficult to access areas and unreliable terrain.   Wilmot is an industry leader in using no-dig trenchless technology in both house service and network infrastructure pipe relining and pipeline rehabilitation throughout NSW.  From house service sized relining projects to large scale network infrastructure Read More

Supporting the industry’s core needs

After more than 13 years in operation, Pipe Core has paved a new way for its customers to receive premium trenchless materials and equipment across Australia and New Zealand.   In 2008, after undertaking extensive research with leading brands and manufacturers in Europe, Pipe Core was founded with the intention of supplying the latest cured-in-place piping (CIPP) technologies Read More

WSAA to hold online briefings

The update will contain new information regarding cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) and sprat liners for water mains, calcium aluminate cements and geopolymers for wastewater assets, and new sensors developed to provide quality control. The update will be provided over five short online sessions throughout March, which will all be free of charge. Attendees can register for Read More

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Chapple St water main replacementIssued by: Queensland GovernmentClosing date: 11 January 2021Location: QueenslandDescription: The Gympie Regional Council invites tender submissions for the provision of water main replacements throughout the southeast Queensland region. The issuer has identified a need for replacement of the mains system to deliver infrastructure that provides for its growing resident population. Piangil Read More

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Sliplining by the creek with kwik-ZIP

Completed earlier in 2020, the 36 km pipeline project involved a 54 m crossing of Woodstock Giru Road at Majors Creek and a 120 m crossing of the Flinders Highway and Great Northern Railway at Toonpan. kwik-ZIP says its spacers were selected to help facilitate the project due to their ability to protect and support Read More

RBM brings leading CIPP technology down under

Established in 1984, RBM Plumbing & Drainage has grown into a leading provider of maintenance services for all facets of sewer rehabilitation across the country. With a workforce comprising highly skilled and trained crews that can meet the needs of customers on time and on budget, RBM Construction Manager Michael Roberts says the company strives Read More

Where there’s a Wilmot there’s a way

The company is one of the country’s foremost leaders in pipe relining with the ability to renew failing assets through various cured-in-place lining technologies. With decades of experience in Australia’s pipeline industry, Wilmot Pipelining has established itself as an extremely capable player in the sector through its strong performance record and reliability in the services Read More

Keeping trenchless in the family

The family business prioritises the use of the safe, environmentally friendly and innovative technology and has established a strong reputation for reliability and excellence. Tucker and Sons’ (MTS) trenchless capabilities span all the way from inspection right through to pipeline repair, with the company’s holistic approach to its work meaning each project is delivered with 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

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Coorong Quays Transfer Pump Station – Construction Issued by: Alexandrina CouncilClosing date: 27 March 2020Location: South Australia Description: To facilitate ultimate wastewater flows from Coorong Quays residential development, a number of Alexandrina Council wastewater network components require expansion or construction. Coorong Quays currently owns and operates a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) upon Tolarno Drive, Hindmarsh Read More

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Eastern sector sewer trunk main construction Issued by: Mount Barker District Council Closing date: 13 November 2019 Location: South Australia Description: The tender is for the construction of a new sewer trunk main on the eastern sector of Mount Barker.  The project includes the supply, construction and reinstatement of a) 92.6 m DN 500 high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe; b) Read More

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Sewer relining BrewarrinaIssued by: Brewarrina Shire CouncilClosing date: 30 September 2019Location: New South WalesDescription: The council are inviting tenders for the relining and excavation of condition four and five sewer mains. Sewer infrastructureIssued by: Canberra Region Joint OrganisationClosing date: 8 October 2019Location: New South WalesDescription: Goulburn Mulwaree Council is seeking tenders from suitably qualified contractors Read More

Final call! Don’t miss out on No-Dig Down Under 2019

On 10–13 September, one of Australia and New Zealand’s most important underground infrastructure events will be taking place in Melbourne: No-Dig Down Under. Supported by ASTT, the event will feature a world class conference program, training courses presented by international experts and the largest trade exhibition in the event’s almost 20-year history. The event is Read More

ASTT names award finalists

The biennial awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of the Australasian trenchless industry and will be presented across five categories. The winners will be announced at No-Dig Down Under 2019’s Gala Dinner and Awards Evening on Thursday 12 September. Tickets for the gala dinner, including tables of 10, are still available via the No-Dig Down Read More

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Sewer rising main replacement – SRM3005Issued by: Tweed Shire CouncilClosing Date: 21 August 2019Location: New South WalesDescription: The council is seeking to engage a civil contractor to supply and install approximately 400 m of 150 mm diameter sewer rising main and associated structures at Bimbadeen Avenue and Summit Drive in Banora Point. A non-mandatory site inspection/meeting will be held Read More