Engineering News | Pipes & Tubes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/pipes Wed, 23 Aug 2017 02:30:04 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 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 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 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 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 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