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Solutions for fluid handling and moving

Not all fluids are created equal, and so it is the case when it comes to moving and storing liquids. You can’t put sulfuric acid in a ceramic container, nor would it be wise to use copper pipes for sewage. Most liquids have one of two types of media that they can be stored in, or used to move, however, there are some instances where catastrophic consequences can occur if the wrong media is chosen. Here is a list of fluids and the type of media they should be stored in or by which they should be moved. Here is a guide:

Oil – glass, ceramic
Sewage – PVC, mild steel, ceramic, glass
Potable water – PVC pipes, ceramic, glass UDHD
Acids/H2S04 – PVDF
Alkalis – UDHD, PVC
Petrol – PVC pipes, glass, ceramic, UDHD
Mercury – glass, ceramic
Brake fluid - PVC
Paint - PVC
Chlorine - PVC
Machine lubricants - PVC
Slurry – concrete, PVC
Wet concrete – mild steel
Alcohol – PVC pipes, ceramic, glass, UDHD
Abrasive Delivery Rubber Hose
RADCOFLEX Australia
Quality RADCOFLEX rubber hoses for a range of applications as well as complimenting hose accessories.
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Ultra V Series high head pumps with advanced design
Hydro Innovations
Ultra V Series and Super T Series self priming pumps are suitable for solids handling applications in sewage and wastewater environments
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Flexible Metal Hoses
RADCOFLEX Australia
RADCOFLEX manufactures an extensive range of corrugated metal hoses, which are ideal for the conveyance of liquids and gases under pressure
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Heat Regenerators with excellent energy efficiencies
Hipex
Regenerators take heat from a hot product and give it to a cold product, ensuring heated product temperatures all round
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Lightweight Horizontal Rollers
Richmond Wheels and Castors
Richmond Pipe Rollers are available in various designs to handle different pipe diameters and load capacities
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Unique shell corrugation minimises mechanical stresses
Hipex
Cip Heaters are heat exchangers that are ideal for heating and cooling food matter and chemicals
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 Low Hydrogen, Easy Striking Electrodes
WIA Welding Industries of Australia
Premium welding electrodes for use in many applications such as maintenance, pipe welding and more
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Skid Mounted PRS for water control in mining
Dual Valves Australasia
Ensure all fluid is evenly distributed around your piping with the Dual Valves supplied range of water control valves.
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Rubber Expansion Joint
RADCOFLEX Australia
RADCOFLEX Australia manufacture three flexible rubber joints which are moulded spherical, hand built high spool arch type and wide arch.
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Self Contained Tri-Dart Valves by Dual Valves
Dual Valves Australasia
Self contained Tri-Dart valves are designed to be dropped in for installation and are made with heavy duty materials
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TechRentals provides high quality rental equipment for testing and measuring data, power, electronics and frequency
TechRentals Pty Ltd
TechRentals offers the option to rent or purchase the most comprehensive range of test equipment for construction, building and survey applications.
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New Aussie Scud series, the complete cleaning package
Australian Pump Industries
High pressure cleaning machines from Australian Pump Industries ensure quick completion of numerous hygiene maintenance tasks
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Metal Expansion Joint
RADCOFLEX Australia
Metal expansion joints to absorb movement within the pipelines.
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Fluid Components International (FCI) and Yamatake Flow Meters
AMS Instrumentation and Calibration
FCI and Yamatake flow meters are accurate and are widely used in aeronautical applications
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Composite Hoses
RADCOFLEX Australia
RADCOFLEX offers a whole range of genuine Australian manufactured composite hoses, assemblies and hose fittings
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Stripwound Hose
RADCOFLEX Australia
RADCOFLEX manufactures a complete range of stripwound flexible metal hoses in galvanised and stainless steels
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Slurry handling valves for suspended solids in mining applications
Dual Valves Australasia
Slurry Valves are distinctive ball check valves that can simply and effortlessly handle suspended solids
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Provides protection from dust and moisture
STOCKCAP
Choose from an extensive range of STOCKCAP tapered caps for threaded and non-threaded pipe and tube applications
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Effective heating and cooling of viscous food and chemical products
Hipex
Heat exchangers are used for controlling the temperature of food and chemical products. Making sure they are at safe temperatures
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Fabric Expansion Joint
RADCOFLEX Australia
Lightweight and chemical resistant fabric expansion joints for dry, wet and moist applications
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RADCOFLEX Australia
Flexible Hose & Expansion Joint Specialists RADCOFLEX is an international manufacturer and distributor of custom built piping solutions, flexible hoses and expansion joints. RADCOFLEX is generally recognised as the industry's innovator, capable ...
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Hydro Innovations
Hydro Innovations are the exclusive distributors of Gorman Rupp pumps in Australia. Areas of speciality include self priming pumps for industrial wastewater, sewage, grey water and fuel. They also include self priming and auto prime units for mine and ...
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Turck Australia
Turck Australia is a leading manufacturer of industrial and process automation products including Inductive Proximity Sensors, Capacitive Proximity Sensors, Connectors, Cables, Cordsets, Fieldbuses, Network Interface Device Products, Communication products ...
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T.E.A. Transmissions
T.E.A. Transmissions supplies mechanical engineering, power transmission and linear motion components. Proudly Australian owned and established in 1986, T.E.A. Transmissions strives to bring you the best solutions to your engineering problems. They have ...
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Dual Valves Australasia
Dual Valves Australasia provide slurry and mine water valves across the industrial sector. They work closely with mines, refineries, power stations, consultants, engineers, contractors and municipal utilities. Their products include abrasive slurry ...
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TechRentals Pty Ltd
TechRentals offers specialised test and measurement equipment for a wide range of industries. Products offered encompass electrical power measurement and analysis, general industrial applications, physical measurement, radio frequency, environmental ...
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Testo
Testo Australia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Testo SE. Testo SE is a manufacturer of quality hand held instruments and transmitters. Testo is a German based company, with over 2400 employees worldwide (including offices over in 70 countries). Testo ...
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Oli Vibrators
Oli Vibrators focuses on supplying the material handling, construction and mining industries with electric and pneumatic vibrators and flow aids, including the largest electric vibrators used in the mining industry, through to the smallest material handling ...
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Plastics Industry Pipe Association of Australia Limited
Plastics Industry Pipe Association of Australia Limited (PIPA) is the peak industry body of Australia’s plastics pipes, fittings and raw material companies. PIPA was formed in 2002 as a result of a merger between the PVC and Polyolefin Pipe and ...
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Festo
Festo is a leading global supplier of pneumatic and electric drive technology with a comprehensive range of products and services for industrial and process automation from individual components to complete systems. Festo's portfolio of products ...
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GULLCO INTERNATIONAL
Gullco International is a world-renowned manufacturer of automated welding carriages, cutting carriages, welding automation and accessories.  Gullco International serves the entire world market through its companies in Canada, United States, United ...
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Spray Nozzle Engineering
Australian company, with an extensive range of liquid and air-nozzles - inclusive of our designs. We supply spray nozzles, air nozzles, hose reels, mixers, pressure wash, cip products etc. We supply innovative designs for applications in cooling, dust ...
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FCI’s rugged ST100 Series thermal flow meter
Supplier news
07/07/18 - Engineers responsible for accurately measuring gas production from digester tanks can depend on FCI’s rugged ST100 Series thermal flow meters.
TECTA B16 automated microbial detection system
Supplier news
04/06/18 - The TECTA-PDS automated microbial detection system, TECTA B16 combines speed of detection with ease of testing.
FCI’s ST50 mass flow meter
Supplier news
31/05/18 - AMS introduces a new flow meter designed to provide precise measurement of air during the operation of industrial air blowers and dryers.
KISS next mobile gas system features the FLOWSIC600 ultrasonic gas flow meter from SICK
Supplier news
20/05/18 - The station makes it possible to approach wells and set up equipment for them flexibly, in line with application requirements.
FCI’s ST75 flow meter operates over a wide air flow range
Supplier news
05/05/18 - FCI’s ST75 flow meters are ideal for crowded equipment areas in HVAC mechanical rooms or on the factory floor.
VeriCal in-situ calibration system verifies the accuracy of the ST100 flow meter’s flare gas calibration in minutes
Supplier news
12/04/18 - The new VeriCal system for the ST100 Series flare gas flow meter eliminates the cost and effort involved in traditional calibration processes.
The first shipment of the order ‘prepped’ for delivery. Note the red mark front mounted throttle control providing the operator with easy access to gauges, valves and engine speed.
Supplier news
26/03/18 - Australian Pump Industries has been contracted to supply 500 bar hydrostatic test gear to the Middle East.
Aussie Pumps and TTI have teamed to produce a range of pump/tank trailers and water carts for construction sites.
Supplier news
21/03/18 - Australian Pump Industries has partnered with TTI to produce a top quality range of integrated pump and tank products for the construction market.
Non-contact and maintenance-free sensor for measuring volume flow with Bulkscan LMS511 from SICK
Supplier news
12/03/18 - Those looking to measure quantities of bulk materials on belts can now opt for a precise measuring process in the form of the Bulkscan LMS511.
PUN-H-T tubes come in a choice of new transparent colours (black, blue, red, yellow and green)
Supplier news
04/02/18 - Polyurethane-based tubes are highly popular in standard applications primarily due to their excellent flexibility.
FCI’s SIL compliant thermal flow meters, flow switches and level switches
Supplier news
28/01/18 - Fluid Components International offers a broad range of Safety Integrity Level compliant thermal flow meters and liquid/gas flow switches and level switches
The range of gravity grease separators from ACO now includes 3,000L, 4,000L and 5,000L units
Editorial
28/01/18 - ACO Pty Ltd has extended their range of in-ground gravity grease separators simplifying the management of wastewater in commercial kitchen applications.
Polex Environmental Engineering
Polex Environmental Engineering
Polex Environmental Engineering
Festo @ Achema: Impressions 2018
Festo @ Achema: Impressions 2018
Festo
Compact and cost-effective: The multi-axis system for batter
Compact and cost-effective: The multi-axis system for battery manufacturing
Festo
Festo: Highlights 2018
Festo: Highlights 2018
Festo
Gentle and secure transport of wafers
Gentle and secure transport of wafers
Festo
Inspired by nature - Bionic Learning Network
Inspired by nature - Bionic Learning Network
Festo
Festo @ Hannover Messe: Impressions 2018
Festo @ Hannover Messe: Impressions 2018
Festo
The Boss ULV now renamed SprayFog
The Boss ULV now renamed SprayFog
Dosing Systems Australia
The new KA Switch by Kraus & Naimer
The KA switch series has been developed to meet increasing customer demand for safety and performance by combining innovation and quality in this latest design from Kraus & Naimer. Kraus & Naimer switches meet or surpass all relevant international ...
Kraus & Naimer
Drying cans with Secomak Air Knife
Drying cans with Secomak Air Knife
Hurll Nu-Way
Secomak Multi-lane Pouch Drying System
The Secomak Pouch and Ready Meal Tray Dryer is a drying system designed to eliminate the risk of processing errors by achieving exceptional drying from lead-edge to gusset at up to 550 pouches per minute.
Hurll Nu-Way
Assembling of HeatGlo Portable Infrared Heater
Assembling of HeatGlo Portable Infrared Heater
Hurll Nu-Way

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