October 2016 Vol.1

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Australia’s Newest HDPE Pipeline Constructor First Pipeline Contractor to be awarded works on the $2.6B Rio Tinto Alcan Amrun Project
Having started works in May, Moec have successfully Installed over 16km of piping including Large Diameter 1000mm HDPE Piping at the Process Pond.
http://www.moec.com.au/

Victorian Polyethylene Pipe Butt Welding Equipment Manufacturer Worldpoly Wins Export Loan
http://www.australianmanufacturing.com.au/40750/victorian-manufacturer-raises-small-business-export-loan-to-accelerate-international-growth

QGC’S Project Charlie Installing 34 km of HDPE Pipelines Between the Charlie Field Compression Station and Woleebee Creek
https://www.pipeliner.com.au/2016/09/28/charlie-making-swift-progress/

World’s First Fully Mobile (HDPE) Polyethylene Pipe Manufacturing Plant Developed in Australia
http://polylinepipingsystems.com.au/

WSAA Publish Product Appraisal Report on HDPE Electrofusion Fittings for Pressure Applications [PDF]
https://www.wsaa.asn.au/sites/default/files/appraisal/download/PA%201604%20Plasson%20Electrofusion%20Fittings%20final.pdf

Ledonne Constructions Wins Main HDPE Sewer Truck Pipe Line Project
http://www.ledonne.com.au/projects/milton-ulladulla-sewer-trunk-main/

HDPE Pipe Failure Modes by Chris O’Connor and Neil Pollock
http://www.unconventionaloilandgas.com.au/the-nature-of-polyethylene-pipe-failure/

McConnell Dowell seeking EOIs for Northern Gas Pipeline
https://www.pipeliner.com.au/2016/09/02/mcconnell-dowell-seeking-eois-for-northern-gas-pipeline/

APGA Code of Practice for Upstream Polyethylene Gathering Networks Updated
http://www.apga.org.au/apia-code-of-practice-for-upstream-pe-gathering-networks-in-the-csg-industry/

DSM Poly Welding Offering Butt Fusion Welding Services for HDPE Pipe Up to 1200mm diameter
http://dsmpoly.com.au/poly-welding

GEM Seeking Poly Pipe Welders for Melbourne Project
https://www.seek.com.au/job/31832057

Poly Welders Required for Bunbury Project
https://www.seek.com.au/job/31861916

HDPE Leachate Collection Pipework for Hanson Wollert Landfill Installed by Gem Industrial
http://www.gemindustrial.com.au/project/hanson-wollert-leachate-collection/

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