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Plumbing Materials: PVC and PE Pipes

There was a time when the only materials used for residential plumbing were ceramic, concrete and metal. Today, pipes come from a wide variety of materials such as polyethylene (PE), polyvinyl chloride (PVC), copper, galvanised steel and iron. Given all the available materials and system designs on the market, it takes a...

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How HSCR PE Pipes Reduced Environmental Disturbance in a National Park Installation

The protection of wetlands and other ecological sites is part of the national government’s commitment to the preservation of Australia’s flora and fauna. The Department of the Environment and Energy has authored several laws centred on the conservation of these spaces to ensure that this pristine beauty is maintained for future...

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Recycled Water PE Pipe HDPE Pipe for Recycled Water
Can I Get Polyethylene Pipes in Different Colours in Queensland?

High-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipes and fittings are quickly becoming the choice material among contractors, engineers and customers for a wide range of industrial applications such as mining, geothermal, agricultural, municipal and many others. HDPE pipes are durable, strong, lightweight and flexible. When fused together, the...

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Acu-Water PE Pipes for water transport. A good alternative for PVC water pipe
HDPE: the Durable Solution for Rural Piping Systems

Transporting water and other low pressure fluids in the Australian outback requires pipework that can withstand the harsh climate. Common materials used include galvanized steel, iron, copper, polybutylene, uplasticised polyvinylchloride and polyethylene. As well as being robust, the pipes need jointing that is strong yet flexible to...

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Directional Drilling of HDPE Pipes
Trenchless Technology: the Best Pipe Repair and Replacement Methods

In the past, when sewer lines were damaged or worn out over time, pipe specialists would have to dig up and repair each section of piping that needed attention. Repairing pipes this way was not only costly and labour-intensive, but it is also destructive to the surrounding landscape. Now, thanks to modern pipeline trenchless...

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No Rust and No Corrosion: Why HDPE Pipes are Ideal for Domestic, Industrial and Rural Applications

Pipes are susceptible to damage due to the substances they transfer and the environmental conditions they have to withstand. For example, the sparse rainfall in the last few years has led to a change in soil moisture that can cause pipes to shift and break, leading to a waste of treated water. Pipes that are in heavy use, notably...

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