August 2015 Vol.1

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1. Lean Field Developments recently secured a package of CSG Infrastructure works on the Santos GLNG project in the Surat Basin seeking Poly HDPE Welders
http://www.seek.com.au/job/29086829

2. HDPE Pipe Welders Urgently Required for Various Ongoing FIFO Positions Across WA
http://www.seek.com.au/job/29155849

3. Qenos Pipe Resin Receives European and ISO Certifications
http://pipeliner.com.au/news/new_qenos_product_receives_european_and_iso_certifications/94018

4. ExcelPlas (Dalby) Announce New Reduced Prices for Butt Fusion and Electrofusion Weld Testing   *We Will Not be Beaten on Price**
contact:  John@excelplas.com

5. Downs Farmers Shocked by Origin Pipeline Gas Release (Breaking News)
http://www.thechronicle.com.au/news/downs-farmers-shocked-pipeline-gas-release/2719377/

6. $15.6m Allocated for Queensland Gas Pipeline
http://www.utilitymagazine.com.au/15-6m-for-queensland-gas/

7. Premium Quality HDPE Pipe Butt Fusion Welders from Polyweld Machinery
http://polyweldmachinery.com.au/?page_id=1075″>http://polyweldmachiner

8. New research finds much  lower resistance  to  SCG exhibited  by  HDPE butt-fusion  pipe  joints  when compared  to the  parent  pipe  material
https://spe.eventsential.org/Sessions/Details/62945

9. McCalc Fusion Pressure Calculator now on the App Store (New)
https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/mccalc-fusion-pressure-calculator/id37

10. Qenos Launched New Brand and Image
http://www.qenos.com/internet/home.nsf/0/87CC6A8099BA1AC0CA257DF500111

11. Iplex Pipes seeking National Sales Manager for Brisbane Position
http://www.seek.com.au/job/29025176″>http://www.seek.com.au/job/290251

12. Iplex seeking Production Team Leader Chipping Norton
http://www.seek.com.au/job/29094916″>http://www.seek.com.au/job/290949

13. Rodger Connolly of Iplex Pipelines Australian Innovation Challenge Finalist
Rovality Pipe Coiling ­- Rodger has come up with a way to transport longer lengths of plastic pipe ­used to collect coal-seam gas ­ than is currently possible. He got the idea when watching a relative fiddling with a drinking
http://www.bulletpoint.com.au/innovationchallenge/”>http://www.bulletp

14. Enviropipes Currently Based in WA is Expanding Operations to the East Coast
http://www.seek.com.au/job/28951351″>http://www.seek.com.au/job/289513

15. Enviropipes seeking State Manager for New Victorian Operations
http://www.seek.com.au/job/28951351″>http://www.seek.com.au/job/289513

16. Cromford PIPE to exhibit at No Dig Pipe Expo 8-11 September, Gold Coast 
Cromford Pipe manufactures high density Polyethylene Pipe UP TO 800mm
http://www.nodigdownunder.com.au/events/no-dig-down-under-2015-gold-coast/custom-18-b02dbd3f6cca4b01a0d920df47d4db66.aspx

17. Philippine Pipe Maker Launches IPO
http://www.plasticsnews.com/article/20150728/NEWS/150729902/philippine-pipe-maker-launches-ipo

18. McElroy Launches the QuickCamp™ Shelter and Pipe-handling Welding Enclosure System
The QuickCamp™ is a lighted, insulated and climate-controlled enclosure that can butt fusion weld up to 900 mm OD pipes
http://www.gomcmag.com/editorial/2015/07/pipe_pipe_tools_mcelroy_quickcamp

19. Avoiding Pressure Surge Damage in Pipeline System (Free Presentation)
http://www.scribd.com/doc/272806634/Avoiding-Pressure-Surge-Damage-in-Pipeline-Systems#scribd
Geoffrey Stone has worked for over thirty years in Australia, SE Asia and the Middle East as a piping engineer. He provides consulting services to variou sindustries in the fields of hydraulic surge analysis, pipe stress analysis and related matters. He can be contacted on 02 8850 2313 or at blenray@bigpond.net.au

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