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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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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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Round Tubing Inserts
STOCKCAP
STOCKCAP tube inserts are made from Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) which slides over easily over carpets and concrete
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VL - SINT® Slide Valves
WAM Australia
WAM has become a world leader in supplying dustproof valves including butterfly valves, ball check valves, diverter valves and pinch valves.
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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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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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Compressed air optimisation tools
Compressed Air Australia
EXAIR air optimisation products from Compressed Air Australia helps businesses save on compressed air consumption and waste
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VEGAMIP Microwave Switch for Level detection
VEGA Australia
VEGAMIP 61 microwave switches or barriers are sturdy, immune to grime build up and are consistently dependable even in intense process conditions.
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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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Self contained pasteurisers for small batch testing
Hipex
Pasteurisation systems break off undesired micro organisms and fibres from a product ensuring it is ready to be safely sold
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Eye Wash
Enware Australia
Eye/Face Wash - Eye Wash
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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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Sensors
Turck Australia
Turck Australia's industrial and process automation sensors are reliable and accurate in applications such as temperature and conductivity measurement.
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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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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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Spill Station Absorbents are environmentally friendly and safe to use
Spill Station Australia
A variety of absorbents available from Spill Station Australia help with the clean up of a diverse range of chemicals and liquids.
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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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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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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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WAM Australia
WAMGROUP manufactures and supplies a comprehensive product range including equipment for Bulk Material Handling, Dust Filtration, Waste Water, Mixing and Vibration Technology. Strongly focused on the requirements of the market, WAMGROUP aims to produce ...
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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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Richmond Wheels and Castors
Established in Victoria in 1958, Richmond Wheels and Castors have been designing materials handling equipment including wheels and castors, pallet trucks and pipe rollers. 
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Magnet Sales Australia
Magnet Sales Australia are distributors of high quality magnetic equipment for the welding, fabrication, woodworking and lifting industries. With a direct focus on improving the safety, efficiency and productivity of industrial operations, we provide ...
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Ezi-Duct
Ezi-Duct supplies many of Australia's leading metal processing companies. Ezi-Duct supplies Stainless Steel Ducting and Hoods, Ducting, Flexible Ducting, Rotary Valves, Fans, Diverter Valves, Cyclones, Dust Collectors, Cartridges, Fume ...
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Hurll Nu-Way
Hurll Nu-Way is the application partner that understands how important the right equipment is for your business. That means peace of mind in knowing that you have the best possible outcome, and that’s our promise. We support you to improve your business. ...
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Enware Australia
Enware celebrates 80 years in business in 2018. We are an Australian owned & managed company who for more than 30 years has been manufacturing first response emergency shower and eye wash systems. we are renowned for our innovation, high quality and ...
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Compressed Air Australia
Compressed Air Australia offers high quality, energy-conserving solutions that solve problems in industrial plants. Compressed Air is a leading distributor of: EXAIR compressed air products that blow off, vacuum, cool, vent, dry, convey and neutralise ...
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Australian Pump Industries
Australian Pump Industries provide first class products and support in pump and cleaning products. Their product range includes a vast range of pumps, cleaning equipment, hydrostatic testers, ag spray and total defense support. Based in Baulkham Hills, ...
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Dosing Systems Australia
Dosing Systems Australia Dosing Systems Australia specializes in the importation and distribution of dosing equipment. We are distributors of dosing equipment, not contractors or fabricators. Formerly known as Dosmatic Australia~New Zealand, Dosing ...
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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.
ST51 Series thermal mass flow meter
Supplier news
09/01/18 - AMS Instrumentation and Calibration has introduced a new thermal mass flow meter designed to provide accurate measurement of solid waste landfill gas flow.
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
EcoMESH Emicon Case Study v0917 computer
EcoMESH Emicon Case Study v0917 computer
SBH Solutions Australia
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
Festo Motion Terminal – Digitalised Pneumatics
Festo Motion Terminal – Digitalised Pneumatics
Festo
VUVS
Valve series VUVG and VUVS – two ranges for lots of applications
Festo
Hannover Fair 2017
Hannover Messe Impressions 2017
Festo
Ri360-QR20 Miniture Encoder for Mobile Equipment
Ri360-QR20 Miniture Encoder for Mobile Equipment
Turck Australia
Field Logic Controller
Field Logic Controller
Turck Australia
Uprox I/O-Link: Inductive Factor 1 Sensors
Uprox I/O-Link: Inductive Factor 1 Sensors
Turck Australia

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