Conducting pipeline inspections can sometimes be a challenging task due to the proximity to hazards, limited access spaces or large inspection areas ranging many kilometres. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), or drones, offer a unique range of benefits as an asset management tool for pipeline inspection and detection of integrity issues. Here, we look at these benefits and [...]
Familiarity and compliance with standards such as the Conduit Inspection Reporting Code of Australia or the Pressure Sewerage Code of Australia, are essential for anyone conducting pipe and conduit inspection and maintenance. Austeck has been supplying unique and reliable inspection and maintenance equipment for 25 years to ensure these standards are met. As part of [...]
Increased population growth and wastewater volume coupled with aging pipe infrastructure means Australia’s sewage systems are under increasing amounts of stress, which can result in integrity loss and a high potential for emergency situations.