Engineering News | Pipes & Tubes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/pipes Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:28:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 New-configuration valve creates export potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-configuration-valve-creates-export-potential-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Pipes & Tubes Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493957 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743213_resized_valvesastore08181022.jpg THE MORE THE MERRIER The new hole configuration of the FK d90 industrial butterfly valve allows for better placement 511 287 Association takes firm stance on quality of products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/association-takes-firm-stance-on-quality-products-2018-06-29 Melissa Zisengwe Pipes & Tubes Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489555 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733492_resized_marleypipesystemshdpepiping3rosslynfactory0518dylan1022.jpg INDUSTRY CHALLENGES Sappma urges manufacturers to maintain the standards of pipes distributed in the industry 511 287 Inkulu Plastics expands offerings and services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inkulu-plastics-expands-offerings-and-services-2018-06-29 Melissa Zisengwe Pipes & Tubes Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489684 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733080_resized_inkulupipes06181022.jpg LOCAL PROGRESS The company has also introduced its fleet of trucks for the local market 511 287 Understanding weld standards crucial to the welding industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/understanding-weld-standards-crucial-to-the-welding-industry-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Pipes & Tubes Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488371 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730195_resized_weldingianventer28181022.jpg CONFORMING PIPE SYSTEMS Marley Pipes Systems SA supplies the well known international Frialen brand. 511 287 Eltherm’s EHT regulates cold, prevents heat loss http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eltherms-eht-regulates-cold-and-prevents-heat-loss-2018-06-08 Donald Makhafola Pipes & Tubes Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487560 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728432_resized_elthermheattracing05181022.jpg REDUCING COSTS Electrical heat tracing helps to ensure that pumps do not malfunction 511 287 Sappma takes firm stance on quality products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappma-takes-firm-stance-on-quality-products-2018-05-30 Creamer Media Reporter Pipes & Tubes Thu, 31 May 2018 12:07:00 +0200 488131 1527761822 1527761220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730039_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74603_2018-06-01_rer490_cg.mp481596290Sappma takes firm stance on quality products Sappma takes firm stance on quality products Construction for the expansion of Driftsands sewer in progress http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-for-the-expansion-of-driftsands-sewer-in-progress-2018-04-27 Donald Makhafola Pipes & Tubes Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483639 1524227645 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Agreement opens way for R1.8bn oil services hub at Saldanha port http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agreement-opens-way-for-r18bn-oil-services-hub-at-saldanha-port-2018-04-23 Terence Creamer PORT TERMINAL Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:50:00 +0200 484695 1524575936 1524491400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721711_resized_portofsaldanha1022.jpeg Port of Saldanha 511 287 AGM highlights major 2017 accomplishments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agm-highlights-major-2017-accomplishments-2018-01-19 Tasneem Bulbulia Pipes & Tubes Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473287 1516085027 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696762_resized_pipessouthafricanplasticpipesmanufacturersassocaitionmeritawardwinners20171220171022.jpg MERITORIOUS Ian Venter, George Diliyannis and Jacques van Eck were recognised for their hard work and dedication on Sappma’s Technical Committee by receiving this year’s Merit Awards 511 287 New, effective pipe joining method announced http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-effective-pipe-joining-method-announced-2018-01-19 Tasneem Bulbulia Pipes & Tubes Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473380 1516085027 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697378_resized_pipesvictualicrefusetofusepipe12171022.jpg PIPE JOINING SOLUTION Victaulic’s new Refuse-to-Fuse technique enables coupling of large and small-diameter pipes without fusing in just a matter of minutes 511 287 New hydraulic hose launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-hydraulic-hose-launched-2018-01-19 Tasneem Bulbulia Pipes & Tubes Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473286 1516094782 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696752_resized_hoseparkerhannifin1000psihydraulichose1120171022.jpg NEW PRODUCT Parker Hannifin’s GlobalCore 187 High Performance Hydraulic Hose is made to meet the needs of evolving higher pressure hydraulic systems 511 287 Sanitaryware manufacturer on marketing road trip http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanitary-ware-truck-tour-under-way-2017-12-15 Nadine James Sanitaryware Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473196 1512994087 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696632_resized_africanprotourtrucklixil1022jpg.jpeg KEEP ON TRUCKING The newly built African Pro Tour Truck is in Bloemfontein and will be traveling to Cape Town in the new year 511 287 Heat exchangers made compact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heat-exchangers-made-compact-2017-12-08 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471338 1511853905 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692670_resized_enerquippressurevessel1022.jpg U-TUBE Heat exchangers are available in U-tube and straight tube designs, and save a significant amount of space due to their size 511 287 Waltloo fibre-optic factory to supply African telecoms industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-fibre-optic-factory-to-supply-african-telecoms-industry-2017-12-01 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471785 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693681_resized_dartcomwaltloofactory11022.jpg DARTCOM WALTLOO FACTORY The factory has fibre colour, ringmarking, buffer tube production, SZ stranding and dual-jacket equipment to produce complete cables 511 287 Company expands fluid technology services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expands-fluid-technology-services-2017-11-10 Nadine James Pipes & Tubes Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469043 1510037531 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687799_resized_bmgdiaphragmandpinchvalves10171022.jpg VERSATILE PRODUCTS FPV diaphragm and pinch valves are available in many different materials, with various pressure ratings, for diverse sectors 511 287 High-pressure industrial cleaning suitable for various industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-pressure-industrial-cleaning-suitable-for-various-industries-2017-11-03 Marleny Arnoldi Pipes & Tubes Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467871 1510214507 1509660000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685541_resized_totalblastinghighpressurecleaningindustrialcleaning20171022.jpg HIGH-PRESSURE CLEANING Total Blasting has provided many plants and industrial cleaning contractors with simple and flexible water-jetting capability 511 287 Steel company raises the bar in Africa with new technologies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-company-raises-the-bar-in-africa-with-new-technologies-2017-10-27 Robyn Wilkinson Pipes & Tubes Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467693 1509097630 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688084_resized_assmstretcheredmaterial102017.jpg STRETCHING CAPABILITIES Branded Allied Steelrode Stretcher Material is produced at a purpose-built steel-stretching facility in Midvaal, Gauteng 511 340 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 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 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 1511256947 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 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 1517229446 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 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 1517230730 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 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