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HOBAS CC-GRP Manholes impress Yarra Valley Water.

October 3, 2018

Recent successful Global Pipe projects using HOBAS CC-GRP Pre-fabricated Manholes have sparked interest from Melbourne Retail Water Authorities. In September, representatives from Yarra Valley Water’s Sewerage Planning and Project Management departments, and designers from Jacobs attended a site visit at the Werribee North Outlet Sewer to see the successful installation of HOBAS Pre-fabricated Manholes. The […]

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New Zealand Pressure Jacking Pipe Project Successfully Passes 10 Bar Pressure Test

September 20, 2018

Global Pipe have achieved a significant industry first with a successful pressure test of 10 Bar for the Wairua Road Rising Main project. A first for a one-pass pressure trenchless solution in New Zealand. The project was originally designed using a HDPE pressure pipe. Global Pipe assisted March Cato and Opus by converting the project […]

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Spencer Street Update: Hobas Pre-Fabricated Manholes installed

September 3, 2018

This week was a big week for the Spencer Street project with the successful installation of the first Hobas GRP-Manhole taking place at a depth of 6m. The site is on the corner of Flinders Lane and Spencer Street in Melbourne’s CBD so access is difficult. The manholes were pre-fabricated at Hobas HQ, ensuring factory tolerances […]

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Global Pipe Team at Water New Zealand Conference & Expo 2018

August 31, 2018

The Global Pipe team will be supporting this event from September 19-21 in Hamilton, NZ with a booth. If you are visiting we’d love you to stop by and say hello. The Water New Zealand Conference & Expo is the largest water and wastewater trade expo in New Zealand. The expo gives delegates and trade visitors […]

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Pilot bore delivers success in Takapuna

March 6, 2017

Global Pipe recently delivered a solution to a complex wastewater upgrade in Takapuna, New Zealand – supplying over 80m of Hobas CC-GRP Pipeline between Karaka Street and Esmonde Road. Working with the local contractor, Harker to pilot bore the new HOBAS CC-GRP Pipeline, Global Pipe ensured the jacking pipe installation progressed smoothly from planning to installation. The high-quality […]

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Global Pipe delivers clean sweep for new Perth Stadium

March 1, 2017

Global Pipe recently supplied over 120m of reinforced SPC concrete jacking pipe for a major water project to ensure a sustainable clean water supply for the new Perth Stadium and surrounding developments. Water Corporation WA contracted the construction of the 2.7km water pipeline from the Perth suburbs of Victoria Park to Burswood. The pipeline passes two […]

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Global Pipe attend Water New Zealand’s 58th Annual Conference and Expo

November 18, 2016

Global Pipe were exhibitors at Water New Zealand’s 58th Annual Conference & Expo ‘Pathways to Excellence’, which was held at the Rotorua Energy Events Centre from 19–21 October 2016. It was a great chance for the Global Pipe team to showcase their offerings and to network with 100s of attendees including planners, engineers, scientists and […]

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Global Pipe now offer Arpol couplings

September 9, 2016

Global Pipe is proud to now offer the full range of Arpol couplings. Uniones Arpol is a Spanish family business founded in 1976 and is a pioneer in the design and manufacturing of couplings for all types of pipes. They sell in more than 30 countries worldwide and now Global Pipe is proud to offer […]

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Werribee North prefabricated maintenance hole trial success

September 5, 2016

Global Pipe recently completed a very successful prefabricated maintenance hole installation for the Werribee North main sewer. City West Water engaged Global Pipe to supply a prefabricated GRP maintenance access point for the Werribee North Main Sewer-Leakes RD Section 1 Project. Contractor – Califam Construction Pty Ltd Consultant – Dennis, Price & Miller Pty Ltd Supplier – […]

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Global Pipe Sponsors No-Dig 2015

July 11, 2016

Global Pipe were proud sponsors of No-Dig 2015. No-Dig Down Under is a valuable conference and exhibition for anyone who works on the installation and maintenance of underground assets. The conference in 2015 included a two-day program and a huge exhibition hall with industry suppliers.  

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