Major pipeline projects

South East Irrigation Scheme 3 “Sorell”

Commissioned in May 2015, working with Hazell Bros, some 64 kilometres of HDPE PE100 from Granton to Forcett, pipe size ranging from 630mm down to 110mm diameter. Completing over 4300 butt welds, with 0 weld failures.

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Dover to Bruny Island – Underwater Pipeline

MPW was contracted by Tassal to weld 23 Kilometres of HDPE PE100 pipe ranging from 630mm to 315mm diameter with 0 weld failures out of 1200 welds.

Midlands Irrigation Scheme

Commissioned in July 2014, this scheme covers from Arthurs Lake to Jericho.

Working with Hazell Bros, 96 Kilometres of HDPE PE100 pipe was welded ranging in size from 1000mm to 110mm diameter. Completing over 4900 butt welds, with 0 weld failures.

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River Power – Hydro Electric Scheme

Humbolt River Power Station in South West Tasmania. 2.8 kilometres of 710mm diameter HDPE pipe was welded together for this project with 0 weld failures.

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“Stockman Stud” Irrigation Pipeline

Stockman Stud at Melton Mowbray in the Midlands of Tasmania contracted MPW to carry out welding of 20 kilometres of HDPE PE100 pipe ranging in size from 450mm to 315mm diameter. This required hundreds of butt welds – none failed.

Upper Ringarooma Irrigation Scheme

Commissioned in June 2015, 32 kilometres of HDPE PE100 was welded on this scheme, ranging from 800mm to 315mm, with 0 weld failures.

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