More than just a supplier

Established in 1967, SECA is a top distributor throughout the Australasian region of international CCTV brand iPEK and promises to deliver a solution that gets workers back on the job as soon as possible. National technical services manager Colin Handley says the company has continued to expand its product range from many leading overseas suppliers and Read More

Asset Training helps operators undergo verification

Australia’s first online drain cleaning refresher

Aqua Assets provides water and waste management services to businesses in the utility, construction, engineering and trade sectors. Services include civil works, non-destructive digging, vacuum loading, CCTV, drain cleaning and pipeline rehabilitation. Aqua Assets subsidiary Asset Training is specially dedicated to providing training in water and waste management and industrial maintenance services. This registered training Read More

Smoke test in sewer

TasWater uses smoke testing in sewers

TasWater is conducting smoke testing in Sorell, Dunalley and Woodbridge to identify cracks and leaks in the sewerage network.  According to the Department Manager for Asset Strategy and Performance Matt Jordan, non-toxic smoke will be released into the system through a smoke testing blower.  “The odourless sole will make its way through the network, helping Read More

WATCH: Pipe cracking on outfall sewer

The sewer works are being completed by local contractors Adept Civil Group and Harris Civil Pty Ltd, with the new bored sewer and upsized existing sewer via pipe cracking set to provide permanent outfall to the Hart Precinct development area. SMEC Urban Renewal Melbourne Manager Scott Carne shared the video on social media, thanking Adept Read More

View the latest trenchless technology tenders

View the latest trenchless technology tenders

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

Submit your nominations for the ASTT Awards

The biennial awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of the Australasian trenchless industry. The deadline for nominations is 1 July 2019. Categories The five categories for nomination are outlined below; nominees must be current members and member companies. Rehabilitation Project of the Year This award recognises innovation, advancements in technology, environmental benefits and occupational health Read More

Deadline for updating directory listings extended

The directory is an invaluable print and online reference tool that lists companies involved in the industry in alphabetical order, as well as listing companies in groups according to the products and services they offer. A basic listing in the directory is free and guaranteed for all ASTT members, as well as supporters of Trenchless Australasia magazine. Read More

Nominations open for ASTT Awards 2019

The awards are an opportunity to nominate projects, colleagues and peers, giving them the chance to be recognised on an international stage that highlights outstanding achievements to key stakeholders in the trenchless industry. There are five categories available for ASTT members to submit nominations; all nominated companies and people must be current ASTT members. Nominations will close Read More

Last chance to submit your paper for No-Dig Down Under

The abstract submissions will close in less than 10 days, on 28 February 2019, but there is still time to submit your paper for inclusion in No-Dig Down Under’s world-class conference program. Authors are invited to submit an abstract covering case studies, new and emerging technologies, challenging projects and environments, industry skills and training, risk management and Read More

No-Dig Down Under exhibition space selling fast

Coming to Melbourne on 10–13 September 2019, the biennial conference and exhibition promises to be an unmissable event. The exhibition hall will once again feature world leading trenchless manufacturers, suppliers and service providers in what will be the largest gathering in the event’s history. In addition, a theatre will also be positioned in the hall Read More

WATCH: Interflow launches Harm 2 Zero campaign

Interflow is committed to continual and sustainable safety improvement and its new safety initiative ‘H2O’ is designed to increase awareness of personal and corporate responsibility to prevent harm to their people and the environment. To achieve the H2O vision, the company recognises the importance of embedding safety in every decision as a non-negotiable practice, Read More

Early bird registrations available for Trenchless Asia 2018

The registration discount will be available until 7 April 2018. The 10th Trenchless Asia Exhibition and Conference is returning to Kuala Lumpur for the second time in 2018, and is supported by the International Society for Trenchless Technology (ISTT), who will present a Conference Program designed to provide the international community with a forum for comprehensive and Read More

ITS PipeTech: pipe bursting in Perth

In 2016, Western Australia’s Water Corporation embarked on a three-year program to improve the security and reliability of Perth’s water supply called Pipes for Perth. The utility identified a need to renew ageing cast iron pipe infrastructure, with some sections of Perth’s water main network now over 100 years old and showing signs of wear Read More