GHD has been contracted by Sustainability Victoria to obtain information regarding the availability of construction materials containing recycled content and to ultimately develop an online database of suppliers. The information is being compiled by means of an online survey. PIPA members wishing to register with Sustainability Victoria can complete the GHD survey by clicking here. [...]
A full page advertisement for Ozpipe XIX appears in the August edition of Utility Magazine. To view the digital version of Utility Magazine, click here Utility Magazine and Infrastructure Magazine are published by Ozpipe's media partner, Monkey Media.
Standards Australia has entered into a new distribution arrangement with global publishing brand Techstreet, that it says will deliver better choice and access to users of its content in Australia. The new agreement means Techstreet will securely distribute Standard Australia’s content through a new webstore (available via the Standards Australia website) and the Techstreet Enterprise [...]
The European Plastic Pipe and Fitting Association (TEPPFA) confirms 100+ year expected lifetime for PVC and PE pipes. Practical experiences gathered and technical assessments carried out support that unplasticised (PVC-U), high impact polyvinyl chloride (PVC-Hi) and polyethylene (PE) buried pipes have an expected service lifetime of over 100 years, comfortably exceeding the predicted design point [...]
APGA and PIPA will hold a seminar in Brisbane to launch the latest version of the APGA Code of Practice for Upstream PE Gathering Networks in the CSG Industry. The Code, developed by the APGA with support and input from PIPA, covers the design, construction and operation of CSG gathering networks and is referenced in [...]
Monkey Media, Ozpipe XIX's media partner and publisher of widely distributed industry magazines Utility and Infrastructure, has published an editorial focussing on Ozpipe XIX technical pipes conference. To read the full article, follow this link to Utility Magazine online.
PIPA is pleased to confirm PE pipe welding equipment supplier, McElroy Manufacturing Inc., has come onboard as a Gold Sponsor of Ozpipe XIX technical conference. McElroy is the manufacturer of The Talon™ 2000 welding machine, a self-propelled vehicle with the unique ability to safely lift 2 metre diameter polyethylene pipe from the ground, position it [...]
The European Plastic Pipe and Fitting Association (TEPPFA) has announced the publishing of the first European Standard for PVC-O pressure pipe. EN 17176 standard is for PVC-O piping systems intended for water supply use pressurised up to 25 bar, drainage, sewer, treated waste water and irrigation systems, either underground or above-ground where protected from direct [...]