Engineering News | Pipes & Tubes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/pipes Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:18:51 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 1490602195 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 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 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 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 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 Company supports plastic waste management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-supports-plastic-waste-management-2016-11-25 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 434839 1480078492 1480024800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000605948_resized_dpijpg.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/65707_2016-11-02_dpi_-_lio-hd_web.mp441138659Plastics SA sustainability director Douw Steyn and DPI Plastics technical and product manager Renier Snyman discuss the importance of environmental and waste management, as well as the plastics industry’s contribution to environmental protection. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Plastics SA sustainability director Douw Steyn and DPI Plastics technical and product manager Renier Snyman discuss the importance of environmental and waste management, as well as the plastics industry’s contribution to environmental protection. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Process Pipes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/process-pipes-2016-10-21 Zandile Mavuso Pipes & Tubes Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430728 1476281875 1477000800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Plastic pipes integral to water infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastic-pipes-integral-to-water-infrastructure-2016-09-22 Kimberley Smuts Pipes & Tubes Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 428894 1475504726 1475791200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 SaaS solutions reduce water loss http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saas-solutions-reduce-water-loss-2016-09-22 Kimberley Smuts Pipes & Tubes Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 428915 1475504726 1475791200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sewer pipes’ difference key in fitting and installation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sewer-pipes-difference-key-in-fitting-and-installation-2016-10-07 Kimberley Smuts Pipes & Tubes Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 428875 1475504726 1475791200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New pipe and flow calculator app to allow for accelerated pipe design http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dpi-plastics-new-pipe-and-flow-calculator-app-to-allow-for-fast-easy-pipe-design-2016-09-16 Mia Breytenbach INNOVATION Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426907 1474355842 1474581600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000585843_resized_pipesdpiplasticsinjectionmouldedfittingsplant920161022.jpg ONGOING INVESTMENT To boost the quality and productivity DPI Plastics has invested in an ongoing mould replacement programme at its Roodekop manufacturing facility 511 287 International interest in small SA firm’s inspection robot http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-sa-company-generates-international-interest-with-its-new-machine-2016-07-15 Keith Campbell Robotics Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 419167 1468305661 1468533600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New header designs to be showcased at Power-Gen Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-header-designs-to-be-showcased-at-power-gen-africa-2016-07-08 Robyn Wilkinson Pipes & Tubes Fri, 08 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 417431 1469518197 1467928800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000561064_resized_skyhighcoalprices1022.jpg FLUCTUATING COAL QUALITY Steinmüller Africa has been investigating the impact of varying coal quality on boiler operations at Hendrina power station 511 287 More support needed for local steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-support-needed-for-local-steel-industry-2016-07-01 Robyn Wilkinson Pipes & Tubes Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 416388 1467039098 1467324000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000558679_resized_steellionsteel0706161022.jpg SUCCESSFUL ACQUISITION LionSteel CFO Pierre Willemse and Captial Star Steel CEO David Scheepers at the Capital Star Steel mill in Mozambique 511 287 Application emphasised for efficient use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hose-application-emphasised-to-customers-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415850 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company’s new design opens more doors for pipe manufacturers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-design-opens-more-doors-for-pipe-manufacturers-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415595 1466490910 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Confusion regarding certification explained http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/confusion-regarding-certification-bodies-explained-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415798 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000556835_resized_janventer21022.jpg JAN VENTER Most of the pipes specifications are now done by SANS and are either nationally developed or adopted from International Organisation for Standardization standards 511 287 Damage to tube and pipe weld purging systems eliminated http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/damages-on-tube-and-pipe-weld-purging-systems-corrected-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415866 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000557007_resized_heatresistantcoverspho01callsizes41022.jpg HEAT RESISTANT COVERS Eliminate damaging or bursting inflatable dams on tube and pipe weld purging systems 511 287 Ensuring relevancy by remaining competitive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ensuring-relevancy-by-remaining-competitive-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415605 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000556909_resized_gaspipe161022.jpg LEADING EDGE Represents the top brands, the longevity of the company, and the active role it assumes in the industry 511 287 Innovative technology boosts productivity and job site safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-technology-boosts-productivity-and-job-site-safety-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415842 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000556944_resized_no102assy7lo2jpg1022.jpg FIRELOCK INSTALLATION-READY Reduces installation time and job site inventory, boosting productivity and safety 511 287 International company sees local potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-company-sees-local-potential-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415695 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New technology tailored to clients’ needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-tailored-for-clients-needs-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415847 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 No-dig pipeline renovations an efficient alternative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-dig-pipeline-renovations-an-efficient-alternative-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415686 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000556859_resized_fibertexkavineedlepunchedfeltlinersfornodigpipelinerenovationsbeforeandafterjpeg31022.jpg FIBERTEX KAVI FELTS Manufactured from polyester fibres, which form the basis for effective coating, and installation of cured-in-place pipe 511 287 Stringent specs for plastic pipes in gas pipelines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stringent-specs-for-plastic-pipes-in-gas-pipelines-2016-06-24 Sascha Solomons Pipes & Tubes Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415692 1466490911 1466719200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000556850_resized_img969641022.jpg HDPE High-density polyethylene pipes are widely used for the distribution of natural gas 511 287 Piping fabricators assist in Sasol projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/piping-fabricators-assist-in-sasol-projects-2016-06-17 Nadine James Pipes & Tubes Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414853 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554500_resized_sky1022.jpeg D DAY Hydra Arc delivered preassembled plant modules to Sasol’s Secunda complex for the Coal Tar Filtration East project 511 287 Pipes manufacturers take on SABS over unfulfilled mandate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pipes-manufacturers-take-on-sabs-over-unfulfilled-mandate-2016-05-06 Samantha Herbst QUALITY CONTROL Fri, 06 May 2016 15:04:00 +0200 411013 1462540725 1462539840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000544748_resized_sabspipespicresized1022.jpg 511 287 Sewage pipes company joins Sappma http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sewage-pipes-company-joins-sappma-2016-04-22 Victor Moolman Pipes & Tubes Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407431 1461050754 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000533741_resized_sewageeffluentsappmaconferenceprovided1022.jpeg NEW MEMBERS Close to 90% of all plastic pipes produced in South Africa are now represented by Sappma 511 287 Current trends shift company’s focus to IPPs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/current-trends-shift-companys-focus-to-ipps-2016-04-15 Simon Sonnekus Pipes & Tubes Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 406548 1460445187 1460671200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 AMSA insists market changes, not protection behind April steel hikes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-insists-market-changes-not-protection-behind-april-steel-hikes-2016-03-16 Terence Creamer STEEL Wed, 16 Mar 2016 16:15:00 +0200 405118 1458233919 1458137700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000527178_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks2210221113duane.jpeg 511 287 SA company supplies urethane product to Moroccan project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-company-supplies-urethane-product-to-moroccan-project-2016-02-12 Kimberley Smuts Pipes & Tubes Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398990 1455866178 1455228000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000509224_resized_umpurethanelinedpipebendonssiteinstallationimg60731022.jpeg ON SITE INSTALLATION UMP has been the only company worldwide that could supply the precision urethane-lined, 900-mm-diameter steel pipelines’ special bends and fittings 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/58591_2016-01-27_file_-_lio-hd_web.mp4113805692Pipeline service specialists Aptec explains and highlights the details surrounding the Aptec Sure-Liner pipe lining system. Pipeline service specialists Aptec explains and highlights the details surrounding the Aptec Sure-Liner pipe lining system. Association pushes for water-saving solutions using plastic pipes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/association-pushes-for-water-saving-solutions-using-plastic-pipes-2016-01-15 Malusi Mkhize Pipes & Tubes Fri, 15 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +0200 395238 1452865157 1452808800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000497526_resized_sappmapipes1022.jpg WATER PIPELINE UPGRADING PVC and HDPE pipes provide long-term water-saving solutions, reducing the impact of insufficient rainfall 511 287 Equipment suppliers bring tube-bending tech to local market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-suppliers-bring-tube-bending-tech-to-local-market-2016-01-15 Malusi Mkhize Pipes & Tubes Fri, 15 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +0200 395566 1452520940 1452808800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0