pipe laying News

  • Westfall Static Mixer Injects Multiple Chemicals, Has Short Laying Length

    Westfall Manufacturing Company has introduced a patented, compact in-line static mixer that injects multiple chemicals, has a short laying length, and ...


    By Westfall Manufacturing Co.

  • Update to Code of Practice for Self Lay of Water Mains and Services England and Wales.

    WRc is working with water companies and SBWWI to update the Code of Practice for the Self Laying of Water Mains and Services, England and Wales. In 2004, WRc organised a steering group with representation from the water and sewerage companies and SBWWI which produced the 1st edition of this code of practice. Since then many self lay organisations have been using the code of practice on new ...


    By WRc plc

  • Westfall Water Treatment Mixer Is Small, Lightweight and Features Short Laying Length

    Westfall Manufacturing Company has introduced a fixed plate static injection mixer for water treatment, desalination, and water purification systems ...


    By Westfall Manufacturing Co.

  • Submerged GRP pipe application

    Superlit, a well known major Turkish GRP pipe manufacturer, supplied (DN) 3000mm GRP pipes which are installed underwater for the project “Cooling Water Supply from the sea for Metallurgical Factory in Turkey”. Total of 600m GRP Pipe lines are installed as submerged on the saddles anchoraged on a continuous horizontal steel beam, due to the fact that cooling water for the factory is absorbed 7m ...


    By SUPERLIT

  • US Department of Labor`s OSHA cites Heartland Midwest, JJ`s Restaurant after restaurant worker dies in February gas pipe explosion

    Heartland Midwest LLC, a communication utilities contracting company, has been cited for multiple safety violations by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration following a Feb. 19 explosion and fire that resulted in the death of a worker of JJ's Restaurant in Kansas City. JJ's Bar and Grill, which does business as JJ's Restaurant, was cited for one safety ...

  • Formatank Refurbishes Water Storage Tanks to Ship Shape Condition

    Formatank Ltd recently refurbished two water storage tanks on board a pipe lay and heavy lift vessel. The onboard engineers had noted deterioration of the coating, and walls of their fresh water hydrophore tanks, and relayed the diagnosis to Formatank. Understanding the importance of dependable water supply on board an industrial vessel, and challenges with replacing the tanks, Formatank ...


    By Formatank Limited

  • New reporting format incorporating GIS capabilities in plan views

    In March 2010, SewerVUE Technology Corp. completed beta testing its proprietary “Pipe Penetrating Radar Data Interpretation Application (PP-RADIAN).” This was highlighted in the March Newsletter. Since then, SewerVUE has completed an enhancement of this software that enables presentation of the in-pipe GPR (Pipe Penetrating Radar) data to be displayed in longitudinal crosssections ...


    By SewerVUE

  • UNDERFLOOR HEATING FITS EVERY TIME

    Underfloor Heating (UFH) can be used to heat any room – whatever its shape, size or function. This energy efficient method provides a comfortable form of heating that spreads warmth evenly throughout the room, leaving walls free from radiators. Wavin Plastics – a leading UK provider of water management solutions – offers a number of OSMA Underfloor Heating systems to suit any application. Karly ...


  • Viking Johnson couplings specified for Bulgarian water project

    A new £40 million water pipeline network to supply the Bulgarian city of Ruse with drinking water is to rely on Viking Johnson large diameter couplings for mechanical pipe jointing.The 21 km long, 1.2 metre diameter, water main is being laid between Ruse – the largest Bulgarian city on the River Danube – and natural water sources in the Slivo Pole area to the north-east of the city.Viking ...


    By Viking Johnson

  • The Heat is On

    Opting for underfloor heating instead of traditional radiators in his conservatory has enabled Chas Smith, a retired export manager from Chippenham, to use his conservatory all year round – including on the coldest day of the year. Chas installed the OSMA UFH system plates design from Wavin Plastics – a UK leader in water management solutions – in the 4x3 meter space in just five hours, ...


  • Jordan - Groundwater to save the capital, for a while

    Bundles of massive pipes lay along the 30 kilometre road from Amman’s main airport to the city, giving commuters an unusual scene to behold, and the government a tough bargain to quench the thirst for rapid economic development. A taxi driver explains that these pipes will be installed along a stretch of 350 kilometres to the Disi aquifer in the south of Jordan. “There is no other ...

  • Tri Tool builds performance with special engineering project

    Tri Tool was contracted to perform video inspection and laser weld profile measurement as a mission critical part of welding quality control for petroleum transmission pipelines. This required a stroke length beyond the scope of standard non-rotating cylinders. The weld inspection was to be performed under demanding conditions on highly specialized corrosion resistant alloy lined pipe, a process ...


    By Tri Tool Inc.

  • Streamlined Sensor makes ultra mag flow meter lighter for simple installation and economy

    With a breakthrough streamlined sensor design, the new Ultra Mag® Flow Meter from McCrometer delivers highly accurate liquid measurement in a more compact, lighter and yet rugged package that simplifies installation while offering low maintenance and long life at an economical cost to set a new industry standard for value.The advanced Ultra Mag Flow Meter is a non-invasive, no-moving parts ...


    By McCrometer, Inc.

  • Thitsa Engineering Profile

    Thitsa Engineering was established in September, 2003 intending to carry out regular maintenance and to improve the capability any brand of Compact Room Air Conditioners and Mini Splits to Large Scale Central Air Conditioners, Chillers and Air Handling Units for Highly Specialized Commercial and Industrial Air Conditioning System, VRV / VRF System, Mechanical Ventilation System, Duct Line, ...


    By Thitsa Engineering

  • EPA Recognizes Water Efficiency Leaders

    The EPA is today recognizing six winners of the 2007 Water Efficiency Leader (WEL) awards for their efforts in reducing, reusing and recycling water. Winners were chosen by a panel of national water experts and based on three criteria: leadership, innovation and water saved. “We applaud these winners for saving water, energy and money for America's families and communities,' said Benjamin H. ...

  • Halting methane squanderlust

    The pipes that rise from oil fields, topped with burning flames of natural gas, waste fossil fuels and dump carbon dioxide into the air. In new work, researchers have identified the structure of a catalytic material that can turn methane into a safe and easy-to-transport liquid. The insight lays the foundation for converting excess methane into a variety of useful fuels and chemicals. 'There's a ...

  • Micronesia secures assistance to provide steady and safe water supply

    Japan and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) are laying the groundwork for secure and safe water supply to residents of the capital of Chuuk, one of four of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM). The Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction is extending a $980,000 grant for the project, to be managed by FSM’s Department of Transport, Communications and Infrastructure. The grant will support water demand ...


    By Asian Development Bank

  • PWD and PADEP Sign Historic Agreement to Officially Launch Green City, Clean Waters

    PHILADELPHIA – The City of Philadelphia and Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) are ready to begin an exciting chapter of its Green City, Clean Waters Plan. On June 1, the PA Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) and PWD will sign a groundbreaking agreement that will allow the PWD to officially embark on the implementation of its innovative strategy that uses green stormwater ...

  • Black & Veatch Celebrates Completion Of £80 Million Environmental Improvement Scheme in Kent (UK) For Southern Water

    Roger Gale MP (Member of Parliament) and Stephen Ladyman MP officially marked the completion of Southern Water’s Margate and Broadstairs scheme at the new Weatherlees Wastewater Treatment Works (WwTW) in Kent, on the eve of Kent Coastal Week last month. The scheme was a joint venture between Black & Veatch (B&V) and Costain to enhance coastal water quality off the Isle of Thanet. The ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • Orders in the pipeline support Colombia’s increased flow of oil

    The Colombian Bicentennial Pipeline will improve the country’s crude oil transportation infrastructure and keep pace with burgeoning production. The three-stage project will run for nearly 1000 kilometres from the Llanos region of the country to the port of Coveñas on the Pacific coast. The pipeline will encompass 42 and 36 inch pipe diameters and have a capacity of up to 600,000 ...


    By Rotork

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you