SA Water installs new Murray Bridge water main

Adelaide water main replacement underway

Connecting into the existing water main at the Botanic Road/Hackney Road intersection, the new 750 mm diameter pipe will help supply drinking water to more than 160,000 SA Water customers.  With preliminary works already complete, construction will continue throughout June and will involve the installation of pipe below the footpath to minimise the impact to road users and reduce Read More

SA Water targets McLaren Vale main

Construction is expected to take around 10 days to complete, having begun at the back end of this month.  SA Water General Manager of Sustainable Infrastructure Amanda Lewry said the installation was part of the utility’s four-year, $155 million water main management program.  “While it’s difficult to completely stop water main leaks and breaks from Read More

A client-first focus

With more than 20 years of experience in the marketplace, Jet Stream has established and retained its strong professional reputation thanks to its commitment to clients and its focus on transparency and integrity.   The company’s highly skilled team has experience working with construction and civil companies of all sizes, water and sewer authorities, plumbing companies and homeowners, Read More

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Rehabilitation of Sewer Mains, Cleaning, CCTV Inspections, Condition Assessment, Lining & Associated Works  Issued by: Rockhampton Regional Council  Closing Date: 09 June 2021  Location: Queensland  Description: Rockhampton Regional Council invites written offers for Tender 14558 – Rehabilitation of Sewer Mains, Cleaning, CCTV Inspections, Condition Assessment, Lining and Associated Works  Before making a decision on the offers, Council may invite Read More

Primus Line® advances in Australia

It goes without saying that infrastructure for water supply will always be relevant.   However, much of this infrastructure is ageing, with leaking or even shut down pipes underlining the necessity for renovation.   Usually, these pipes are renewed or revitalised by dig-and-replace, but over the past few years, utilities worldwide are looking more and more for Read More

Addtech acquires ImpulseRadar

Winn & Coales acquires coating technology

Based in San Antonia, US, Amcorr are the formulators and manufacturers of the Viscotaq viscoelastic protective coating technology, used for corrosion prevention and sealing applications on vital infrastructure.   Amcorr President and Co-Inventor of Viscotaq Edwin Welles said the brand was honoured to be a part of the Winn & Coales family.  “A similar business culture, with a privately-owned structure and a technology driven mentality was Read More

Interflow introduces new water main renewal system

By integrating these products into one synergistic process, Interflow said it is providing its customers and the community with an ‘all-in-one’ package for renewing ageing water main pipeline infrastructure.     Traditional shutdowns using network valves are disruptive, impacting hundreds of customers at any one time.   The Infrastop component within the RediFlow system can greatly reduce the number of impacted homes by 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 gives kwik-ZIP tick of approval

The spacers are used to maintain the position of a carrier pipe in a water or sewer main within an encasing pipe for pipe-in-pipe applications like sliplining and cased crossings.   The system can be used for medium to heavy weight pipe materials including steel, ductile iron, GRP, FRP, concrete, PVC and PE and is suitable for both pressure Read More

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Melbourne Water targets century-old sewer

The Hawthorn Main Sewer transfers sewage from the city’s east to the Western Treatment Plant in Werribee and has been in service for more than a century.   Now reaching the end of its service life, the brick sewer will be replaced with two glass reinforced plastic pipes, with the project team to construct a shaft on each side of Read More

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WaterNSW selects ARRP construction partners

The $80 million program will see the partners deliver multi-disciplinary packages across regional New South Wales and Greater Sydney, including civil, structural, mechanical and electrical capital works and rehabilitation.  The contract will be delivered over a period of five years, with an option to extend another three years.  Abergeldie CEO Mark Bruzzone said the company’s previous Read More

Old drains, new solutions

New Plumbing Solutions (NPS) is a provider of plumbing maintenance and civil works for water and sewerage assets.   Committed to investigating and investing in new, innovative technologies to solve old problems, NPS turned to Smart Lock Group for a solution when an asset was excessively impaired.   Simple method, complex problem   NPS Delivery Manager Damian Bradley said its client Read More

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Pipe rehabilitation at 25 Green Square Close, Fortitude Valley Issued by: Brisbane City Council Closing Date: 05 May 2021 Location: Queensland Description: Council is seeking quotations for stormwater pipe relining at 25 Green Square Close, Fortitude Valley Sewer main replacement in Young – A Line Issued by: Hilltops Shire Council Closing Date: 13 May 2021 Read More

Addtech acquires ImpulseRadar

TDG acquires Bartlett’s

Bartlett’s will reportedly still be run by company Founder Darren Bartlett and CEO Hayden Bateman who will also take stakes in TDG.  In a post on social media, TDG said it was looking forward to joining forces with the Bartlett’s team.  “Over the past three decades Bartlett’s Environmental has grown into one of the leading service providers Read More

Renewals program underway in Melbourne

Since beginning in mid-January, the company’s Southern Operations Water team has now mobilised seven water main renewal crews in both Melbourne’s western suburbs and Central Business District.   Interflow said the new services would provide great benefit to locals.  “We are thrilled to help CWW achieve their ambition of delivering exceptional water services that are affordable, safe and reliable for the community,” Read More

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Parwan-Balliang Irrigation District Pipeline Issued by: Western Water Closing Date: 02 June 2021 Location: Victoria Description: Western Water is intending to release a RFT for construction of the Parwan-Balliang Irrigation District (PBID) pipeline. The work involves: Installation and commissioning of approximately 14 km of 600 mm and 675 mm diameter RRJ GRP pipe, 450 mm Read More

Interflow celebrates evolution of the Kubota

Interflow’s Sydney Workshop team was recently treated to a special moment, when three versions of the Kubota were all lined up together. This was an incredible opportunity for the team to reflect on the company’s vibrant history and thirst for innovation. Transforming the Kubota The Kubota is an integral piece of machinery that facilitates the Read More

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SA Water to replace Wasleys main

The installation of new pipe will take place on Wasleys Road and is part of SA Water’s four-year, $155 million water main management program.  SA Water’s General Manager Sustainable Infrastructure Amanda Lewry said the works are a great example of the ongoing investment in safe, clean water.  “We are using PVC pipes for the majority of our water main replacement program, which Read More

YVW commits to recycled products

Among the products the utility is using across its operations is crushed glass made by reprocessing waste glass material that would otherwise be sent to landfill, to create a product that can replace sand used as backfill around new sewer pipes.   YVW said many of the other products approved for use are locally made by Repurpose It, Read More

Groundbreaking inspection system arrives in Australasia

In keeping with its policy of introducing state-of-the-art technologies to Australia and New Zealand, Austeck, one of Australasia’s leading pipeline inspection and rehabilitation experts, is now supplying Rausch’s OMICRON Full HD system, the world’s first portable Full HD pipeline inspection solution. Compact and Portable The lightweight, battery powered system has all the benefits of its Read More

Leading rehabilitation and relining contractor sponsors No-Dig Down Under

The company is an industry leader in the use of no-dig methods in house service and network infrastructure pipe relining and pipeline rehabilitation throughout the state and the rest of the country. From house service sized relining projects to large scale network infrastructure assets, Wilmot Pipelining has a relining solution for all size pipes and Read More

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51700 Paradise Street Upgrade 2B Issued by: Mackay Regional Council Closing Date: 13 April 2021 Location: Queensland Description: This contract is for the construction of the Paradise Street 2B upgrade works, within the Mackay Regional Council (Council) area. The works involve the following: Realignment on George and Evan Streets. Construction of a Cul-de-sac at paradise/Evan Read More

Denso Bore-Wrap hits Australasia

Denso Bore-Wrap is an Abrasion Resistant Outerwrap (ARO) which performs strongly against impacts, gouges, abrasions and fractures. The wrap creates an outer laminate layer, which protects both field joint coatings and mainline coatings from damage during pipeline installations, in challenging terrain or by means of trenchless installation methods, such as directional drilling, horizontal directional drilling or Read More

SA Water installing new water main

The upgrade is part of a wider program that will see approximately 30,000 m of pipe renewed throughout the state during 2020-21, and SA Water General Manager Sustainable Infrastructure Amanda Lewry said PVC pipes are being used on the majority of these works. “While it’s difficult to completely stop water main leaks and breaks from Read More

Primus Line holds Sydney Water training session

The company held a training session with Sydney Water on the Primus Line® system last week to re-train staff and continue the unique method’s implementation for the renewal of water and sewer pressure mains. Being a self-performing utility, Sydney Water undertakes Primus Line installations with their own crews, making the training sessions an important part of the Read More

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Menangle Park – construction of secondary gas main DN200 Issued by: Jemena Closing date: 06 April 2021 Location: Victoria Description: Zinfra is requesting suitably qualified Contractors to provide a price for the Construction of a 6.5 km Secondary Main along Menangle Rd Campbelltown. The SOW includes: Installation of approximately 6.5 km of DN200 secondary main Read More