Product News

  • Strike Energy and Aggreko

    Striking it rich in gas reserves: How Aggreko partnered Strike in their search for gas / Helping to bridge the gas gap The population in Australia is set to rise to more than 25 million inhabitants by the end ... more
  • Weir Minerals enhances pump maintenance with adjustment technology

    With a longstanding reputation for engineering expertise, Weir Minerals continually develops solutions and technology to better serve the mining industry. Recognising that throatbush wear rate has a major impac... more
  • CHC awarded major helicopter services contract

    CHC Helicopter (CHC) has just been awarded a one-of-a-kind helicopter contract by four major oil and gas operators in the North West Shelf and North West Cape regions. The new contract outlines that CHC is ... more
  • Applications optimise engineering workflows and improve productivity

    Located in Stara Gora, Poland, Zuchlow natural gas field is the largest deposit of natural gas in the area, with available gas resources estimated at up to 24.5 billion cubic metres. The compressor station star... more
  • BP deploys Plant Operations Advisor on Gulf of Mexico platforms

    BP has announced that they have successfully deployed Plant Operations Advisor (POA), a cloud-based advanced analytics solution developed with Baker Hughes, a GE company, across all four of its operated product... more
  • fleet

    Bhagwan Marine to continue ‘dynamic’ fleet expansion in WA

    Bhagwan Marine will be expanding their fleet to further meet the needs of clients, just months after the company moved their corporate headquarters to Perth in a bid to strengthen relationships with Western Aus... more

Tracerco launch Hyperion™ – An accurate and reliable system for bulk level and density measurements

Tracerco has added to its award-winning range of advanced nucleonic instrumentation by announcing the launch of Hyperion. Designed using innovative scintillator-based technology, Hyperion is a non-contact, no moving parts measurement solution that provides accurate and extremely reliable bulk level and density measurements. This enables our customers in the oil, gas, petrochemical, refining and mining industries to solve their most challenging process measurement and control problems. Externally mounted, eliminating possible leak paths, this extremely robust solution is not affected by adverse process conditi... more
inspections

Frustrated by inspections that are out of reach?

What distinguishes the Olympus SteerROVER™ scanner from the crowd is its dual motorised pods that enable steering using a simple remote control. Powerful magnetic wheels adhere to ferromagnetic surfaces, allowing it to reach high or difficult-to-access areas. Turnkey SteerROVER scanner packages cover circumferential, longitudinal, and flat part inspection of welds as well as corrosion mapping. With its design honed by years of on-site testing, the SteerROVER scanner can give you the reliability, accessibility, and flexibility you need to bid for jobs that were out of reach in the past. Versatile tool inspec... more
pipeline

Learning to manage pipeline corrosion

The pipelines that transport the oil, gas, water, sewage, or other utilities that our modern world produces and consumes represent major investments of time and money by industries and governments. Thousands of kilometres of pipes lie buried beneath our cities and across Australasia. The range of physical, climatic and chemical environments to which these pipes are exposed cause different types of corrosion. The owners of these high-value assets, as well as the staff operating and maintaining them, must understand the cost implications of ignoring the effects of corrosion. There are many advantages of plan... more
uvex

A SAFE CHOICE: uvex celebrates 30 years

uvex safety Australia is set to celebrate its 30th anniversary of protecting people in Australia by launching a new range of innovative eyewear and a competition to win a piece of Olympic history. The family-owned German company launched uvex safety Australia in 1988 and has grown to employ 50 people in five offices across the country and one located in New Zealand. “We combine our strengths into three core brand values: leadership, quality and enthusiasm. We establish trends instead of following them,” says Andreas Dammann, Director RBU Asia, South Pacific & Managing Director, uvex safety Australi... more
Xplore Technologies

Xplore Technologies unveils its first handheld computer

Xplore Technologies Corp. today announced at CeBIT Australia 2018 that it is introducing a 6” handheld computer to its expanding rugged mobility portfolio: the Xplore M60. This Qualcomm Octa-Core powered and Android™ 8.0 Oreo™ ultra-mobile device will be available in two enterprise-ready configurations when it starts shipping in June 2018 – with and without a built-in barcode scanner (base U.S. MSRP $1199 and $999). “Workforce mobility demands are evolving, and customers have been asking Xplore for a high-quality, high-performance rugged Android handheld device to complement their existing tablet-ba... more
drone

Innovative drone mapping techniques help manage oil and gas facilities

Aerial modelling and inspections using commercial-grade drones offer compelling advantages for the resource sector by increasing safety, saving time and reducing survey costs. Airscope, a Perth-based inspections and asset visualisation company, has used the Intel® Falcon™ 8+ drone to extend these benefits further by developing computer-generated 3D models of entire hydrocarbon processing facilities off the North West shelf of Australia and in the Cooper Basin, effectively bringing the field into the boardroom for more effective asset management. Industrial digitisation or ‘Industry 4.0’ is predicted to... more
Gates Australia

Gates Australia launches industry-first multi-purpose hose

Gates Australia has announced the introduction of a new multi-purpose hose line that serves the needs of three distinct markets:  fuel transfer, hydraulic return and suction lines, and 20R5 coolant applications.  The Multi Master™ SD MegaFlex® line is the first-of-its-kind to simultaneously meet SAE 100R4, SAE J30R5, and SAE J20R5 requirements.  It has a 1:1 bend radius, an ARPM Class A tube and is also MSHA compliant. The Multi Master™ SD MegaFlex® hose provides customers with a solution to a broad range of demanding applications. The nitrile tube has excellent oil and fuel resistance, and is compat... more