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16 March 2016
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Queensland pipeline personality: Kevin Kealy

Founder and owner of one of the biggest up-and-coming companies in construction transportation, Australian Truck Hire Company, Kevin Kealy has been involved in Australia’s tight-knit pipeline industry for over a decade.

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16 March 2016
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Dust-suppression product halves costs in gas industry

Australian “˜instant’ infrastructure company Global Road Technology has again proved its capabilities following the release of an independent investigation into its dust suppression product used in the CSG and resource sectors.

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16 March 2016
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One-stop-shop for your vehicle and transport needs

Since 2012, Australian Truck Hire Company has grown to be a leading supplier in the pipeline, construction and mining industries.

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16 March 2016
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Q&A: Paul Adams

Jemena is seeking opportunities to expand the 1,500 km of transmission pipeline assets associated facilities it operates on the eastern seaboard of Australia. In March 2014 Jemena announced it was finalising plans for the expansion of its Queensland Gas Pipeline asset. The Australian Pipeliner spoke to Jemena Managing Director Paul Adams about the need to expand the capacity of these assets in light of the current gas supply environment and on the challenges facing the gas industry.

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16 March 2016
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Simon National Carriers completes APLNG pipe carrier contract

In late 2011, the McConnell Dowell Constructors and Consolidated Contracting Company Australia joint venture, MCJV, awarded the pipe transport contract for Australia Pacific LNG’s 415 km main export pipeline to Queensland-based company Simon National Carriers.

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16 March 2016
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NationWide Hire eyes further expansion in SA and WA

NationWide Hire continues to demonstrate its commitment to supporting the needs of the pipeline industry by positioning itself in strategic locations around the country. The company recently opened up branches in Miles and Darwin, and plans to open branches in Adelaide and Port Hedland very soon.

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16 March 2016
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All States responds to increasing demand with larger fleet

Due to an increasing demand for trailer rentals, All States Truck and Commercial Rentals has recently purchased a number of new floats, expendables up to 21.9 m, flat tops, drop decks, side tipper combinations and fully remote-controlled side loaders.

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16 March 2016
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Pipe maintenance management made easy with PRJ

PRJ Australia has a number of products that solve maintenance management issues associated with lifting, supporting and retaining pipe.

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16 March 2016
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Is driver safety on your radar?

An increasing number of operators and service providers in the gas and pipeline industry are turning to GPS vehicle tracking to help ensure driver safety and maximise fleet efficiency.

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16 March 2016
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PlantRent expands to service major Australian projects

As PlantRent gears up for yet another big year, it took a moment to reflect on the last 12 months, which has seen the business grow to cater for some of the biggest projects currently under construction in Australia.

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16 March 2016
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APC increases manufacturing capacity and installation speed

2013 has been a busy year for the accommodation and core camp solutions provider, Australian Portable Camps, with exciting developments at its Monarto manufacturing facility in South Australia as well as onsite in Queensland and Western Australia

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16 March 2016
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Logistics solutions from WWL

Over the years Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics has developed its services to offer a complete range of logistics solutions.

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16 March 2016
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Safe and efficient logistic solutions from Dhatec

Dutch company Dhatec has been working on a research and development program for over 20 years to keep pipe in its optimal condition during transportation and storage, and has come up with several solutions for improving the safety and maintaining the quality of the pipe during these logistic processes.

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16 March 2016
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Australian Truck Hire’s fleet grows by 148 in twelve months

In August 2012, the Australian Truck Hire Company supplied four trucks to Murphy Pipe and Civil for its upstream gathering projects in Queensland. Since that time the small truck hire company has grown substantially and has well surpassed Managing Director Kevin Kealy’s goal of owning 20 trucks.

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16 March 2016
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All States: providing custom-fit transport solutions

Since a humble beginning in 2007, All States Truck and Commerical Rentals has established itself as one of the leading project specific dry hire truck rental providers throughout Australia. With a growing need to service its clients, the company now has branches in Toowoomba (main depot), Melbourne, Mackay, Emerald and Perth, as well as a recently appointed sub agent in Newman, Western Australia (Pilbara fleet maintenance).

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16 March 2016
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Safe and efficient cargo transportation with Mark V

The first series of Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics’ largest generation vessel, the Mark V, is now operating within Australian ports.

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16 March 2016
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Trends in product transportation for future offshore oil and gas developments

The discovery of abundant oil and gas resources offshore have made both pipelines and floating, production, storage and offloading vessels attractive means of transporting gas to shore. Here,

JP Kenny Pipeline Engineer Mark Redenbach discusses the two options, and where they fit in with the future of offshore oil and gas developments.

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16 March 2016
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NationWide expands for the future

Plant hire organisation NationWide Hire has begun a major expansion of its capabilities due to the support of new shareholder, Omni Technical Solutions.

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16 March 2016
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WWL: shipping direct from Texas to Australia

During March 2012, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics commenced two direct sailings from Galveston, Texas to Australia as an extension to its established Americas to Oceania service.

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16 March 2016
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Confronting issues in pipeline transportation

The safe transportation of large diameter pipe is a continuously evolving aspect of the industry, particularly with increasingly stringent OH&S requirements and demand for projects to be completed on time and under budget.

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16 March 2016
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Dalton Logistics provides catering & camps for Trans Territory Pipeline & Blacktip gas plant survey

Dalton Logistics has been providing camps, catering and logistics for surveyors on the route of the Trans Territory Pipeline since October 2003.

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16 March 2016
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GasNet and Wesfarmers Kleenheat Gas commission Australia’s first commercial LNG truck facility

In February of this year GasNet Australia signed an agreement with Kleenheat Gas to design, procure, construct, commission and operate a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Truck Loading Facility at GasNet’s 12,000 tonne LNG storage facility in Melbourne.

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16 March 2016
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APC’s new stand alone total solution camp

Are you having problems finding a complete turnkey package for 15 to 35 men in Australia? Australian Portable Camps now has the total and complete solution for you.

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16 March 2016
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One stop for transport needs

Advanced Freight Management is a national freight forwarding company established over five years ago to provide a comprehensive transport service to the manufacturing, mining and construction industries.

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16 March 2016
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New truck presents new opportunities for NationWide Hire

NationWide Hire, a small specialised provider of off highway and project specific trucks with a long and proud association with the pipeline, mining and construction industries, is currently increasing the size and number of its service trucks.

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16 March 2016
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PNG Gas Project infrastructure design

As FEED studies into the PNG Gas Project continue, transport and logistics are already proving to be key considerations as the project team looks at project construction in remote and hard to reach locations.

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