Engineering News | Pipes & Tubes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/pipes Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:41:33 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Nonconformance of standards exacerbates drought conditions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/non-conformance-of-pipes-standards-exacerbates-s-african-drought-conditions-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466137 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681044_resized_rareplastics20171022.jpg CONFORMING TO STANDARDS SATAS or SABS accreditation is essential to ensuring reliable water infrastructure that adheres to strict standards 511 287 Technology suitable for South African context http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-suitable-for-s-africa-context-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466457 1507616814 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Western Cape municipality begins master plan to combat water loss http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-municipality-begins-master-plan-to-combat-water-loss-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466165 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681120_resized_willemliebenbergandandrekowalenskiofdrakensteinmunicipality1022.jpg MASTER PLANNERS Willem Liebenberg and André Kowalewski (right) of the Drakenstein municipality are at the forefront of the master plan 511 287 Company provides energy-saving pumps solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-pumps-company-provides-energy-saving-pumps-solution-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465393 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680091_resized_vesconitebenefits1022.jpg VESCONITE BENEFITS Materials used by Vesconite swell significantly less when exposed to water than other materials 511 287 Lifting stations ensure efficient wastewater disposal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lifting-stations-ensure-efficient-wastewater-disposal-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465682 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680093_resized_aqualiftfbasic1022.jpg AQUALIFT F BASIC The lifting station has been deemed the new standard and economic solution for wastewater disposal 511 287 Manufacturer innovates to address lack of water and sanitation challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-innovates-to-address-lack-of-water-and-sanitation-challenges-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465453 1506954326 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680002_resized_sulzerpumps1022.jpg TESTING STANDARDS Results of computational fluid dynamics and finite element analysis are validated through prototype and model testing at Sulzer 511 287 Supplier extends pumps offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supplier-extends-pumps-offering-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465686 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680125_resized_flowaccomodationatlascopco1022.jpg FLOW ACCOMMODATION Atlas Copco’s high-flow models are capable of handling flow rates of up to 1 400 m3/h 511 287 Work apparel company sees further growth in sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-apparel-industry-company-sees-sales-growing-further-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465162 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679254_resized_personalprotectiveequipment092017totalblasting1022.jpg SPECIAL DESIGN The personal protective equipment was designed to not restrict operator movement and flexibility 511 287 Necsa plans to restart nuclear pebble-fuel production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsas-plans-to-restart-nuclear-pebble-fuel-production-find-equity-partner-for-fluorochemicals-expand-engineering-and-manufacturing-2017-09-22 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464450 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Black investor acquires majority stake in precision manufacturing firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-acquisition-serves-to-highlight-south-africas-manufacturing-potential-2017-09-01 David Oliveira CORPORATE ACTIVITY – 1 Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462470 1504594095 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 High-quality weld preparation for oil and gas industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-quality-weld-preparation-for-the-oil-and-gas-industry-2017-09-08 Robyn Wilkinson Pipes & Tubes Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462439 1504594093 1504821600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673144_resized_actumg4saw0820171022.jpg SAFETY AND PRECISION The cold cutting process eliminates the risks associated with torch cutting and produces a stronger weld joint 511 287 Thermal spray coatings provide protection for refineries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thermal-spray-coatings-provide-protection-for-refineries-2017-09-08 Robyn Wilkinson Pipes & Tubes Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462442 1504594094 1504821600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673156_resized_thermalsprayprotectionforrefineries0820171022.jpg PROTECTIVE LAYER Coatings produced with thermal spraying are formed when millions of particles are deposited on top of each other and are bonded to the substrate 511 287 Bentley Systems releases update for AutoPIPE Connect edition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bentley-systems-releases-update-for-autopipe-connect-edition-2017-08-11 Ilan Solomons SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460211 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667862_resized_autopiperibbonbentley010820171022.jpg MAINTAINING EFFICIENT WORKFLOWS The addition increases the accuracy of the stress intensification factors for tees based on the work done with FEA 2012 and newer ASME B31.1 and B31.3 codes 511 287 Company supplies piping for water treatment expansion project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-supplies-piping-for-water-treatment-expansion-project-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Pipes & Tubes Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460529 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668540_resized_plastitechusuthuexpansionprojectinfrastructureservices20171022.jpg MEGA SUPPLY Plasti-Tech supplied R1.8-million worth of piping and fabricated fittings for the Usuthu water purification plant expansion project 511 287 Process Pipes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/process-pipes-2016-10-21 Zandile Mavuso Pipes & Tubes Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:31:00 +0200 430728 1500363086 1500363060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Acquisition creates larger industry opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-creates-larger-industry-opportunities-2017-06-15 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455548 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657630_resized_pipesesorpiperepairprovided201706191022.jpg CIPP PIPE A pipeline after CIPP has been installed using trenchless technology 511 287 Company provides pipes for various industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-provides-pipes-for-various-industries-2017-06-15 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455549 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657642_resized_pipesfibretexdrainexprovided201706191022.jpg WOVEN PIPES Drainex pipes are available in several different sizes 511 287 First local policy for gas pipes released http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-local-policy-for-gas-pipes-released-2017-06-30 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455552 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656890_resized_sappmapipes1022.jpg GAS PIPELINE New policy will act as a guideline for any new gas pipelines being built 511 287 New factory increases monthly production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-factory-increases-monthly-production-2017-06-30 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455547 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657645_resized_pipesdpiplasticssmallpipesprovided201706191022.jpg PELLETS Waste material from the production is being recycled in the factory 511 287 New measuring devices available through local company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-measuring-devices-available-through-local-company-2017-06-30 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455551 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657634_resized_pipeskoboldpressureprovided201706191022.jpg KOBOLD The HND-P121 or P231 up to the HND-P127 from Kobold is available locally 511 287 Pipe supply for Tekwane project ongoing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pipe-supply-for-tekwane-project-ongoing-2017-06-30 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455550 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657638_resized_pipesincledontekwane2provided201706191022.jpg MANAGEABLE LENGTHS The pipes are manufactured to be 6 m or 12 m long 511 287 High-quality products and superior service provide competitive edge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-quality-products-and-superior-service-provide-competitive-edge-2017-06-30 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455963 1498832055 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657873_resized_waterpipesblue21022.jpg LARGE RANGE The company can deliver pipes anywhere in Southern Africa given enough time 511 287 Weld purge monitor required to measure oxygen accurately http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/weld-purge-monitor-required-to-measure-oxygen-accurately-2017-06-16 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454238 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653934_resized_weldingcuttingpurgeyeapi500pho03chftprovided1022.jpg MEASUREMENTS The PurgeEye is capable of measuring oxygen levels accurately 511 287 Industry trends shift towards efficient, intelligent strategies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-trends-shift-towards-efficient-intelligent-strategies-2017-06-09 Tasneem Bulbulia Pipes & Tubes Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453226 1496672630 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651336_resized_energyefficiencymanagementbloomberg313402166140520171022.jpg EFFICIENCY PRIORITISED With energy integral to every process, the objective should be to maximise the efficiency of delivering the necessary energy at the lowest cost per kilowatt per hour 511 287 Full range of corrosion control products available in Southern Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/full-range-of-corrosion-control-products-available-in-southern-africa-2017-06-02 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452680 1496127789 1496354400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650265_resized_corrosioncontroltwrsteel440215duane1022.jpg CORROSION CONTROL JST has several products that can be used to control the corrosion of wood, steel and concrete 511 287 New tube-bending machine launched at MTA 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tube-bending-machine-launched-at-mta-2017-to-improve-productivity-2017-05-26 Mia Breytenbach MACHINE TOOLS Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452603 1495526975 1495749600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650968_resized_blmeturn3a1022.jpg NEW VERSION The BLM E-TURN32 tube-bending machine is available locally from First Cut 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/68987_bending_e-turn_furniture_chair_rectangular_stainless_steel.mp436107845The E-TURN32 as it is a fully electric, computer numerically controlled machine, with all axes using Siemens drive technology and servo-motors. It can bend in 15 axes movements, roll and punch different sizes of tube up to 50.8 mm in diameter, and in any material, such as ferrous, non-ferrous and specialty metals, except plastic The E-TURN32 as it is a fully electric, computer numerically controlled machine, with all axes using Siemens drive technology and servo-motors. It can bend in 15 axes movements, roll and punch different sizes of tube up to 50.8 mm in diameter, and in any material, such as ferrous, non-ferrous and specialty metals, except plastic Sewer manual to be published next month http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastics-manufacturer-to-publish-sewer-manual-next-month-2017-04-28 Marleny Arnoldi Pipes & Tubes Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449041 1492783630 1493330400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000640918_resized_reniersnymandpiplasticssewageeffluent2017jpg1022.jpg RENIER SNYMAN A properly designed and installed sewer system can last an excess of 50 years 511 287 Tribunal finds pipe manufacturers guilty of collusion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-finds-pipe-manufacturers-guilty-of-collusion-2017-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt COMPETITION MATTERS Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:44:00 +0200 447531 1490950600 1490597040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Stainless steel body hopes to boost product demand at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stainless-steel-body-hopes-to-boost-product-demand-at-event-2017-03-17 Nadine James Pipes & Tubes Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445117 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630932_resized_sassdaexecutivedirectorjohntarbotonstanding1022.jpg JOHN TARBOTON The Eiffel Tower competition will be launched for the first time at the event and first prize is an all-expenses-paid trip to Paris 511 287 Supplier delivers products for chemical conveyance system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supplier-delivers-products-for-chemical-conveyance-system-2017-03-10 Nadine James Pipes & Tubes Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444219 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629095_resized_proteachemicalswadeville02171022.jpg PROTEA CHEMICALS The installation project is the result of a long-standing working relationship between Astore Keymak and Protea Chemicals 511 287 New duties on steel products indicative of South Africa’s ‘value-chain’ approach to protection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-duties-on-steel-products-indicative-of-south-africas-value-chain-approach-to-protection-2017-03-06 Terence Creamer STEEL Mon, 06 Mar 2017 15:00:00 +0200 445452 1488808341 1488805200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631505_resized_twrsteel3910220215duane1.jpeg 511 287 HDPE pipe manufacturing facility to open in February http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hdpe-pipe-manufacturing-facility-to-open-in-february-2017-01-20 Nadine James Pipes & Tubes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 438211 1484635969 1484863200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000613747_resized_pipesdpiplasticspipelaboratory0920161022.jpg NOT A PIPE DREAM DPI's new facility will enable it to supply pipes to South Africa's burgeoning gas market. 511 287 Growth in HDPE market boosts manufacturer production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-in-hdpe-market-boosts-manufacturer-production-2016-12-08 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 437975 1484635969 1484863200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000613628_resized_pipestubeshosesinlcedonprovided201612081022.jpg PRODUCT APPROVAL The products manufactured by Incledon are all approved to strict certifications 511 287 New range to ensure clean tube and pipe welds http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-range-to-ensure-clean-tube-and-pipe-welds-2016-12-09 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 438104 1484635969 1484863200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000613631_resized_pipestubeshoseshftpurgeeliteprovided201612071022.jpg SAFER WELDING The new system will allow welders to create higher quality welds by sealing certain parts of pipes 511 287 Pipe strainers inexpensive option to protect equipment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pipe-strainers-inexpensive-option-to-protect-equipment-2017-01-20 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 438297 1484635970 1484863200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 S African manufacturer of steel tube and pipes commissions new mill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-manufacturer-of-steel-tube-and-pipes-commissions-new-mill-2016-12-08 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 437955 1484635969 1484863200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000613625_resized_pipestubeshosesroborfdmillprovided201612051022.jpg PIPE MILLING The new mill will manufacture structural, mechanical and conveyance products between 114 and 219 outer diameter 511 287 Market needs education on plastic pipe advantages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/market-needs-education-on-plastic-pipe-advantages-2017-01-20 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 438105 1484635970 1484863200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000613617_resized_pipestubeshosesdpiplasticsprovided201612071022.jpg PIPE THICKNESS The thickness of a pipe influences the overall quality of a pipe 511 287