Thu 28 May 2015
The increasing importance of the trenchless rehabilitation industry has been given an indirect nod in the recently released Australia Infrastructure Audit from Infrastructure Australia.
Wed 27 May 2015
Gas network owner AusNet Services is on track to complete a second natural gas pipeline in Western Victoria by late-June using directional drilling.
Mon 25 May 2015
In tandem with a reduction in water rates, Logan City Council has announced a capital works program of almost $A60 million for water and sewerage...
Auckland utility Watercare plans to spend over $NZ4 billion over the next decade on new water and wastewater infrastructure projects, with funding to come from added service charges and borrowing.
The City of Nedlands in West Perth, Western Australia, has issued a tender for the provision of vacuum excavation services within the region.
The Land and Housing Corporation of New South Wales has issued a tender for a sewer rehabilitation project in Wentworthville, New South Wales.
We are heading full speed into 2015 and members of the Australasian Society of Trenchless Technology (ASTT) and the trenchless industry in general should be able to look forward to a number of items this year.
On behalf of the ASTT, I extend a warm welcome to the following new members:
For my first column as South Australian councillor, I thought I’d get out the crystal ball to predict what 2015 will bring for the state’s trenchless sector.
UEA Project Manager Thomas Carolan examines the extremely accurate and environmentally friendly trenchless technique of pilot tube microtunnelling, from its initial development overseas to its successful deployment on many Australian projects.
A series of microtunnelling projects in the Victorian countryside have overcome heritage-listed parks and gardens, high groundwater levels and a range of subsurface conditions and are now nearing completion.
by Ian Bateman, Director of Interflow
Interflow Director Dr Ian Bateman looks at the rise of pipeline and culvert rehabilitation using flexible liners, predicting a bright future ahead for the subset of...
Trenchless industry consultant Lance Horlyck discusses the outcomes of a recent lining design workshop that gathered participants from across the globe – and what these outcomes mean for Australia.
09 - 12 June 2015
Aquatech China was a resounding success and a major milestone for the water technology industry. The seventh edition of the show featured some 1400 exhibitors from 34 countries.