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EVERYTHING YOU NEVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT FATBERGS

“Holy Titanic…..  fatberg dead ahead!” We’re all familiar with the concept of an iceberg; a large, floating mass of ice that glides innocently along on the current doing no harm. No harm, that is, until it comes up against the White Star Line’s “unsinkable” new passenger ship, The Titanic, which two hours and 40 minutes later finds […]

KEEPING ATLAS COPCO’S DISTRIBUTION NETWORK MOVING

When a busy spare parts distribution centre in Sydney was threatened with closure while fire system supply pipes were replaced, hidden costs were set to double the overall price until facility managers called Nuflow to see what they could offer.  THE CLIENT Atlas Copco, Distribution Centre. Blacktown, Sydney. THE PROBLEM Corrosion and pitting were found […]

WHY CIPP RELINING IMPROVES PIPE FLOW RATES

When deciding on a repair or rehabilitation strategy for broken, leaking or damaged pipes, one question often asked is how a pipe’s flow rate (FR) will be affected by the repair. CURED-IN-PLACE PIPE (CIPP) RELINING When pipes are repaired using CIPP relining a specially-designed liner impregnated with a two-part epoxy resin is inserted into the […]

YOUR KITCHEN RULES

If the kitchen is the heart of the home, then the drains and pipes that bring us fresh, clean water and take away liquid waste, are just as surely the vital arteries and veins that keep things pumping. And as with our own body’s fluid transport system, what gets into those ‘pipes’ really does matter. […]

CASE STUDY: SENSITIVE GOVERNMENT SITE, DARWIN

With temperatures nearing 40 degrees and threatening wet-season rains to contend with, relining 225mm underground stormwater pipes proved both challenging and rewarding for Nuflow Darwin’s Mick Hodgetts.The problem Cracks in newly-installed 225mm reinforced concrete stormwater pipes. New paving and landscaping had been completed above and excavation was not a viable option. THE NUFLOW SOLUTION With the […]