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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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Yamada Air Operated Diaphragm Pumps
Alemlube
Alemlube's range of diaphragm pumps are used for fluid transfer which are suitable for use with most fluids including oil and several chemicals
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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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Variable Area Flow Meters used in the hydraulics and pneumatic industries
Control Components
Lake Monitors variable area flow meters from Control Components can be affixed in any position and can be relied upon to give precise, accurate readings
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Alemlube has recently expanded their already extensive range of hand rewind hoses and hose fittings
Alemlube
Alemlube has recently expanded their already extensive range of hand rewind hoses and hose fittings
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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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Level Controllers and Regulators for all liquid applications
Alvi Technologies
Level sensors measure fluid levels in industries such as environmental, marine, process and manufacturing
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Heat Exchangers
Hipex
Hipex polytube heat exchangers are rugged and versatile and is one of the most common heat transfer exchangers in the market
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Brevini Fluid Power
Brevini Australia Pty Ltd
Brevini Hydraulics Proportional Valves, Samhydraulik Piston Products, Samhydraulik Orbital Products: BGM, BG, BR, HR and HT, Aron, VPS Brevini.
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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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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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Alemlube's oil transfer pumps and kits ensure the transfer of fuel quickly, efficiently and cleanly
Alemlube
Alemlube's oil transfer pumps and kits ensure the transfer of fuel quickly, efficiently and cleanly
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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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Composite Hoses
RADCOFLEX Australia
RADCOFLEX offers a whole range of genuine Australian manufactured composite hoses, assemblies and hose fittings
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Leading manufacturer in controls and instrumentation industry
Dwyer Instruments
Dwyer’s range of reliable Industrial Instrumentation and Sensors can be used to measure a range of factors across different industries.
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Diesel Fuel Transfer and Metering Solutions
Alemlube
Alemlube's lockable diesel refuelling storage and dispensing tanks provide impressive transfer rates and as such, can help improve productivity
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Coolant Filteration, Inside and out
Baldwin Filters Australia
Protecting Your Cooling System
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Baldwin products for service and testing
Baldwin Filters Australia
Engine by-products, liner movement, and the wear and tear of starting and stopping the engine combine to deplete SCAs.
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Interface Load Cells, torque transducers and instrumentation
AMS Instrumentation and Calibration
The Interface Load Cells are notable for their accuracy and durability, complying to all industry standards
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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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Alemlube
Alemlube understands your need to be productive and is committed in offering you the best products and solutions. Alemlube specialises in supplying drum pumps, vehicle hoists, grease guns, oil monitoring systems, waste oil handling equipment and automatic ...
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Control Components
Control Components has extensive product portfolio featuring many of the world's leading instrumentation suppliers and measuring technologies. Brands include Gems, Besta, Sitron, Weka, Helios, McDonnell and Miller and Kayden Instruments. Control ...
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Spill Station Australia
Spill Station Australia are manufacturers of Spill Response Kits as well as absorbents for oil, fuel, acids, caustics, solvents and agricultural chemicals. Spill Station is the exclusive distributor of the Romold Ltd range of secondary containment equipment ...
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SICK Pty Ltd
SICK Pty Ltd is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems and automatic identification products for Factory Automation, Logistic Automation and Process Automation applications. Whether automating factories or optimising distribution ...
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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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111 Abrasives Australia Pty Ltd
111 Abrasives Australia has been successfully trading since September 1987 under the name of Mullner Enterprises serving Australia and the Australasian region with high performance, innovative abrasive power tools and abrasives. They are a 100% Australian ...
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Bestech Australia
Bestech Australia provides the latest in measurement and control technology to the Australian and NZ market. Bestech Australia are focused to meet the instrumentation needs of customers in: Research and Education, Automotive, Metal Industry, ...
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Instrotech Australia
Instrotech specialises in process control and industrial electronic equipment. We deliver a proven range of instruments to suit analogue, serial, parallel, speed, counting, flow, temperature, pressure, level and weighing applications.
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Gemu Australia
Gemu Australia specialise in diaphragm valves, butterfly valves, globe valves and plastic and metal ball valves. Products also include electric actuators, linear actuators, motorised actuators and control systems.
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Kennards Hire
Kennards Hire specialise in the following: Access, Air compressors, Air Tools, Automotive, Brick and Paving, Cleaning, Compaction, Concrete, Coolers, Fans and Heaters, Earthmoving, Electric Tools, Entertaining, Fastening, Floor Care, Generators, Hammers, ...
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Tecpro’s spring retractable hose reel at the Birkenhead Point Marina fuel wharf
Supplier news
28/09/16 - Spring retractable hose reels from Tecpro Australia were specified for the new fuel wharf constructed at Mirvac’s Birkenhead Point Marina.
Tough hose reels for tough operators
Supplier news
28/08/16 - Durable is a word that's often used when describing equipment. But for mining, military and some marine and agricultural applications, durable isn't enough
Protos 3400 – The modular measuring system for pH, conductivity and oxygen
Supplier news
14/08/16 - Based on a modular concept, Protos 3400 offers a perfect flexible solution for liquid analysis.
SVERKER 900 relay and substation test system
Supplier news
02/08/16 - TechRentals presents the SVERKER 900 from Megger, a relay and substation test system.
Kennards Lift & Shift provide confined space safety equipment for sewer rehab project
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A tripod and recovery system, hired from Kennards Lift & Shift, recently assisted the Water Infrastructure Group
Dieci telehandler used for townhouse construction
Supplier news
31/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift have supplied a Dieci telehandler on hire for the construction of a new townhouse complex.
The First Automatic Digital Multimeter , The Testo 760
Supplier news
26/07/16 - Across a number of fields, the ability to take accurate electrical measurements is absolutely vital.
Conveyor Take Up Winches for Mining Applications by Vector Lifting
Supplier news
26/07/16 - Vector Lifting has continued to design improvements on their take-up winches with the assistance of onsite engineers and maintenance crew
Vacuum test kit for manholes and sewers
Supplier news
26/07/16 - Kennards Hire Test & Measure has introduced a new range of vacuum test kits to their equipment hire portfolio.
Rydell Beltech introduces Ammeraal Beltech Amseal -Durable Edge Reinforcement
Supplier news
25/07/16 - As a leading manufacturer of Process and Conveyer belts for the food industry, Ammeraal Beltech has made food production hygiene
grout mixers from Kennards Concrete Care
Supplier news
25/07/16 - A 415V continuous mixing pump, hired from Kennards Concrete Care, provided a fast and efficient way of grouting around door frames
Mortar and concrete mixer-pumps from Kennards Concrete Care
Supplier news
25/07/16 - Kennards Concrete Care in Perth has added a new mortar and concrete mixer-pump to its range of specialist equipment.
Scud 30
Scud 30
Australian Pump Industries
Jetter Handover Tips
Jetter Handover Tips
Australian Pump Industries
Hydro-Loop Junior
Hydro-Loop Junior
Australian Pump Industries
Hydro-Hush
Hydro-Hush
Australian Pump Industries
Mettler-Toledo
Mettler-Toledo
Mettler Toledo
Skyblade HVLS fans
Skyblade HVLS fans
Hurll Nu-Way
Secomak air knives for drying, cooling, dust removal - power
Secomak air knives for drying, cooling, dust removal - power nozzle demonstration
Hurll Nu-Way
High velocity industrial fan
High velocity industrial fan
Hurll Nu-Way
SkyBlade HVLS fans turn workshop into paradise
SkyBlade HVLS fans turn workshop into paradise
Hurll Nu-Way
Baldwin Filters - Behind The Scenes
Baldwin Filters - Behind The Scenes
Baldwin Filters Australia
Nexxis - reconfigure v2
Nexxis reconfigure v2
Nexxis
Silence Is Golden : The Finale
The Mentor IQ Longsteer has a cable reel capable of extending up to 30 meters. To maintain articulation, it requires the help of a compressor. Our customers wanted to know exactly how loud the compressor is - so here's the answer... Enjoy!
Nexxis

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