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25 September 2017
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Event

Register for next week’s Annual NZTS Short Course

The New Zealand Tunnelling Society (NZTS) will hold a short course on 5 October in Auckland focused on the topic of ‘Managing Uncertainty: Aspects of underground infrastructure delivery in New Zealand’.

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21 September 2017
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From the magazine

Vermeer’s new directional drills: speed, simplicity and sound

Operators have a lot to consider when conducting HDD work to make sure that a job progresses smoothly and with little disruption. Vermeer has been listening to its users and taken these concerns into account during the design and production of its new S3 series of HDD machines.

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19 September 2017
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Asset management

Last minute registrations still available for WaterNZ

Last minute registrations are still available for the WaterNZ Conference and Expo taking place this week at Claudelands Arena in Hamilton, New Zealand on 20-22 September 2017.

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19 September 2017
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Rehabilitation

Ditch Witch Australia and Utilicor launch MTC100 coring attachment

Ditch Witch Australia and Utilicor Technologies have launched the MTC100 coring attachment, advancing keyhole coring technologies that are currently available on the market.

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19 September 2017
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Water

Registrations available for Australian Utility Week

Registrations are available for Australian Utility Week taking place at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on 29-30 November 2017.

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19 September 2017
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Oil, gas & energy

Cross River Rail releases procurement and delivery strategy

The Cross River Rail Delivery Authority has announced its procurement and delivery strategy for the Queensland Government funded AU$5.4 billion Cross River Rail project.

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19 September 2017
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Asset management

September edition of Trenchless Australasia now online

The latest edition of Trenchless Australasia magazine is now available to be read online as a digital magazine.

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19 September 2017
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Featured

ASTT names award winners at NDDU

The winners of the 2017 ASTT Awards have been revealed during No-Dig Down Under’s Gala Dinner and Awards Evening on 14 September.

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18 September 2017
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Microtunnelling

Queensland’s record-breaking GRP installation

Queensland Urban Utilities is constructing a new AU$55 million sewer on the outskirts of Brisbane’s CBD. Once the project has been completed, the utility has said that the sewer will be the longest pipe jack using glass reinforced pipe (GRP) in Australia.

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8 September 2017
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Featured

Ventia introduces the future of water main renewal to Australia

In what it says is an Australian first, Ventia has successfully installed Aqua-Pipe®, a structural CIPP line solution, to rehabilitate a drinking water main for a local water utility. As one of Australasia’s largest infrastructure services companies, Ventia applied the liner to an at risk 50-year-old water main located under a busy railway line for one of the country’s largest water utilities.

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4 September 2017
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Utility location

PelicanCorp partners with CCFA

PelicanCorp has entered into a strategic partnership with the Civil Contractors Federation Australia (CCFA) to mutually support the promotion of safer civil construction worksites across Australia.

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4 September 2017
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Tunnelling

CIMIC appoints Deputy CEO

CIMIC Group has appointed Michael Wright as its Deputy CEO, effective immediately.

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4 September 2017
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Featured

Utility using trenchless to construct AU$175 million of infrastructure

Queensland Urban Utilities is relying on Trenchless Technology to construct almost AU$175 million of major water and sewerage projects that are currently underway.

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4 September 2017
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Featured

Registration for No-Dig Down Under closes on Friday!

Registration for Australasia’s only dedicated Trenchless Technology conference, No-Dig Down Under (NDDU), closes on Friday 8 September 2017.

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4 September 2017
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From the magazine

Primus Line rehabilitates two complex mains in NSW

Primus Line has provided a trenchless sewer rehabilitation solution for two troublesome water mains in New South Wales.

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4 September 2017
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Wastewater

City West Water awards construction contract

City West Water has awarded Quinn Civil Pty Ltd a construction contract for the AU$24 million Spencer Street Sewer Upgrade project.

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4 September 2017
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Tunnelling

Mini TBM begins Melbourne Metro Tunnel utility relocation

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews and Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan have inspected a mini tunnel boring machine (TBM) that has started relocating utilities in preparation for the Melbourne Metro Tunnel under St Kilda Road.

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30 August 2017
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Utility location

NULCA to host AGM and election at inaugural conference

NULCA has confirmed that its Annual General Meeting and Committee Election will be held on the final day of its inaugural Damage Prevention Conference.

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30 August 2017
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Utility location

PelicanCorp partners with CCFA

PelicanCorp has entered into a strategic partnership with the Civil Contractors Federation Australia (CCFA) to mutually support the promotion of safer civil construction worksites across Australia.

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30 August 2017
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Utility location

Registrations still available for NULCA’s inaugural conference

Registrations are still available for NULCA’s inaugural Damage Prevention Conference, taking place on the Gold Coast next month.

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30 August 2017
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Utility location

Promote your utility location business in Trenchless Australasia

Trenchless Australasia is now offering online and print advertising opportunities to utility location contractors and NULCA members.

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30 August 2017
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Utility location

CGA report estimates cost of utility damage to US

The US’ utility location association, Common Ground Alliance (CGA), has released its annual report on the damage to underground infrastructure, finding that in 2016 the damage cost the US at least US$1.5 billion (AU$1.89 billion).

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29 August 2017
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Condition assessment

Less than two weeks until No-Dig Down Under!

There are less than two weeks until Australasia’s only dedicated Trenchless Technology conference, No-Dig Down Under (NDDU), takes place on the Gold Coast.

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21 August 2017
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Featured

Broadspectrum and Cadagua sign MoU for joint operations

Australia’s Broadspectrum has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Spain’s Cadagua to jointly pursue water projects in Australia and New Zealand.

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21 August 2017
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Featured

TBM begins operations on Forrestfield-Airport Link

The Forrestfield-Airport Link’s first tunnel boring machine (TBM) has begun operations on the project in Perth, Western Australia.

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21 August 2017
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Featured

Australian Utility Week brings together digital water leaders

Australian Utility Week will bring together Australia’s digital water leaders when it is held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on 29-30 November.

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