October 2016 Vol.2

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PPN – THE LATEST NEWS ON HDPE PIPES, PE PIPE WELDING AND PE100 MATERIALS

Tender Opens for Installation of 63 km of HDPE pipes
https://tenders.nsw.gov.au/?event=public.rft.show&RFTUUID=B769559F-B3EF-94EB-D2FEF9A85450CDFE

1.6km of continuous 900mm HDPE pipe – longest and largest diameter PE pipe installed in Australia
http://m.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/main-event-coming-to-the-sunshine-coast/3105724/

NATA Certified Poly Pipe Testing Laboratory Menu
http://cloud.excelplas.com/index.php/s/fFynwuk6KFMZ4NK

Testing To Evaluate The Effect Of Flaws In Butt Fusion Joints In Polyethylene Pipes
http://www.twi-global.com/technical-knowledge/published-papers/
short-term-and-long-term-mechanical-testing-to-evaluate-the-effect-of-flaws-in-butt-fusion-joints-in-polyethylene-pipes/

Effects of Defects on Failure of Butt Fusion Welded Polyethylene Pipe
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877705815041259

Borealis Showcase Their Polyethylene Pipeline Solutions
http://www.borealisgroup.com/Global/Polyolefins/Energy%20Infrastructure/Pipes%20Fittings/solutions-for-pipe-and-fitting-applications.pdf

BorSafe™ PE Pipe Materials from Borealis
http://www.borealisgroup.com/Global/Polyolefins/
Energy%20Infrastructure/Pipes%20Fittings/Infrastructure%20Pipe%20Systems/borsage-tm-pe-pipe-materials%E2%80%93made-for-generations.pdf

Australian Poly Solutions Specialises in HDPE Pipe Fusion Services
http://www.aussiepoly.com.au/

Comparison of Mechanical Properties Between PE80 and PE100 Pipe Materials
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11665-016-2274-2

High-Grade crack resistant PE 100-RC Pipe from Agru can be Installed Without Bedding Sand
http://www.agru.at/en/solutions/agruline/potable-water-line-without-any-sand-bed/

Don’t Compromise on PEX Piping
PEX pipe is being use extensively however there has been instances of imported PEX pipe with lower quality.
To get your PEX Piping Tested for Conformance to the Code contact:
http://www.excelplas.com/

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