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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
By Type
FCI’s ST75 Series and ST100L air/gas flow meters and FLT93L flow switch
Supplier news
05/10/17 - AMS Instrumentation and Calibration offers flow meters and flow switches based on advanced, ultra-reliable thermal dispersion flow measurement.
Alvi’s DE39 differential pressure transmitter
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18/09/17 - A new differential pressure transmitter from Alvi Technologies is helping operators at process plants improve the performance of filters.
FlexSwitch FLT93L flow switch
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03/09/17 - AMS Instrumentation and Calibration has introduced a new flow switch designed to provide a reliable solution for relief valve leak monitoring.
GE Panametrics PT900 clamp-on ultrasonic flow meter
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17/08/17 - TechRentals Pty Ltd has introduced the latest generation of portable clamp-on flow meters to their extensive rental fleet.
GE ultrasonic clamp-on flow meter
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10/08/17 - The GE ultrasonic clamp-on flow meter combines a state-of-the-art flow measurement capability with a low-cost transmitter package.
EXAIR’s new Catalogue 31
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03/08/17 - EXAIR has released the latest edition of their product catalogue showcasing a comprehensive range of solutions.
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
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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
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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
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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
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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.

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