Newsletter 2016 EN

Aug. 2016
Extension, renovation, infrastructures, operators, transport infrastructure, snowmaking infrastructure, wastewater infrastructure, ductile iron pipe systems, pre-insulated extinguishing water pipeline, motorway tunnel, snowmaking system, pulling-in, sewage pipes, beneath a railway line, jacking pipe, Büttenberg motorway tunnel, Längholz motorway tunnel, motorway bypass, city of Biel, Solothurn, Neuenburg, Swiss national road network, A5 motorway, A16 motorway, Transjurane, T6, “Eastern branch”, “Western branch”, tunnel, vonRoll DUCPUR, HYDROTIGHT, restrained, socket joint, utility pipeline galleries, road surfaces in the tunnels, lateral branches, hydrant niches, extinguishing water, drinking water supply, external heat insulation, warming of the water, 8,000 metres, DUCPUR DN 200, 400 metres, DUCPUR DN 125, complicated connection pipelines, snowmaking equipment, Bergbahnen Westendorf, natural snow, periods of cold weather, technical snowmaking, snow production, “Kreuzjöchlsee” reservoir, 190,000 m³ capacity, pumping station, cooling tower facilities, increase snowmaking efficiency,  reservoir extraction pipeline, field pipelines, snowmaking water, piste area, overall annual water volume, difficult geological conditions, dam, subsidence, redistribution of loads, ground/pipe system, changes in position, angular deflection, length variation, robust pipe system, pressure pipes, BLS®/VRS® T restrained push-in joints, nominal width DN 600, component operating pressure PFA, 32 bars, maximum traction force, 1,525 kN, criteria for awarding the contract, factory nearby, security of supply, construction phase, TRM range of products, twin-pack, Berlin, district of Falkenberg, sewer system, railway line, multilane road, trenchless technique, Berliner Wasserbetriebe, DN 500, EN 598, reinforced concrete jacking pipe, DN 1600, cavity, backfill, protective pipe, curved line, safety distance, bridge foundation, curve, launch pit, target pit, bored pile walls, shield driving, U rail, pipe carriages, fastening plate, BLS® restrained push-in joint, pipe strings, tightness testing, surrounding space, ascending branches, site conditions.

Jun./Jul. 2016 issue
Keywords:  IFAT 2016, world’s leading trade fair, environmental technologies, Highlights at the Fair, cast iron pipe systems, pipes, fittings, valves, drinking water, wastewater, security, serviceability, quality, hygiene, environmental sustainability, reliable operation, networks, drinking water networks, digitisation, water industry, Water 4.0, Wastewater 4.0,Tiroler Rohre GmbH, Lower Austrian Chamber of Commerce (WKO), iron pipe specialists, positive-locking joints, high quality external coatings, drinking water transport, wastewater transport, turbine pipelines, mining, trenchless laying technique, Catcher Monitoring System, raw water, waterworks, complete infrastructure, house connection, hydrants, cast iron construction components, intelligent interfaces data collection, control, System products, System services, supply network, sensor and data transmission technologies, visualisation tools, security of supply, visualisation and control software, HYDROPORT 3.0, SMARTNET, Peter Waßmuth, Duktus (Wetzlar) GmbH & Co. KG, infrastructure measures, Middle East, activities overseas, expanding population, climate conditions, investment, drinking and wastewater infrastructure, installation conditions, piping systems, coating and joint technologies, expansion of export business, ideal meeting place, international clients, busiest time for building, number of visitors, customer contacts, stuff of life, corrosion protection, Düker GmbH, molten glass, technical glass, enamel, cast iron, long working life, recyclable, effective protection, climate, environment, operational aspects, filled, emptied, without pressure shocks, butterfly valve type 4510, residual water build-up, TOP 1014 tapping valve, Erhard GmbH & Co. KG, Ludwig Frischhut GmbH & Co. KG, Talis Management Holding GmbH, water cycle, nine brands, “INFINITY” soft seated gate valve, innovative features, patented bayonet locking, integrated sliding shoe, guide system, operational security, working life, double-eccentric butterfly valves, ROCO wave, DN 1600, energy requiremen, flow-optimised, wave design, minimum pressure loss, high energy efficiency, digital solutions, asset management, SMART-INSIDE series, water as a resource
May 2016 issue
Keywords:  IFAT 2016, member companies, product developments, possible applications, lecture, Peter Waßmuth, infrastructure measures, Middle East, ductile iron pipe systems, drinking water, supply pipeline, traffic corridors Boulevard de Pérolles, grey cast iron, protection against stray currents, railway line, Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), ductile iron pipe, vonRoll ECOPUR, electrically insulating, lining, polyurethane PUR coating, EN 545, DN 300, restrained thrust resistance system, vonRoll HYDROTHIGHT, Vienna (A), Györ (HU), Bratislava (SK), Sopron (HU), Eisenstadt (A), water supply, water supply companies of Northern Burgenland, Central Burgenland, Sopron Waterworks, EU Aqua Burgenland Sopron project, 300,000 people, transport pipeline, Neudörfl (A), Rohrbach (near Mattersburg, (A)), STRABAG AG, TEERAG-ASDAG Aktiengesellschaft, ARGE AQUA Burgenland Sopron, total construction costs, 17 million euros, TRM – Tiroler Rohre GmbH, cement mortar or Pur-Longlife coatings, cement mortar lining, nominal size range, DN 250, DN 500, push-in joints, VRS®-T, TYTON®, European Union, European Investment Bank, Berlin-Tegel Airport, renovation, fire-extinguishing water system, utility tunnel, circular airport building, flight check-in traffic, replacing, hydrants, fire protection regulations, construction, operation, DN 150, wall thickness class K9, positive locking, BLS® push-in joints, straight sections of the tunnel, “race tracks”, fire doors, distribution boxes, auxiliary structures, adaptor fittings, spigot ends, welding beads
Apr. 2016 issue
Keywords:  International Congress, Cast Iron Pipe Systems, Vienna, system presentation, 100 participants, 14 nations, trade congress, Austrian Standards Institute,  committees, working groups, European, international, standards organisations, CEN, ISO, EADIPS®/FGR®, water management industry, building and construction, science, performance capabilities, high-level speakers, knowledgeable presenters, efficient network management, public supply organisations, disposal organisations, economic, ecological, sustainability, technologies, ductile cast iron as a material, system components, pipes, fittings, valves, high-performance areas, fire-extinguishing systems, fire protection, trenchless pipeline laying, snow-making equipment, hydropower, fairly recent areas of application, repeat performance, Commission Implementing Regulation, 2016/388, anti-dumping duty, imports of pipes of ductile cast iron, spheroidal graphite cast iron, India, drinking water supply, extinguishing water supply, construction, new elevated tank, municipality of Markt Mering (Bavaria), Swabian district of Aichach-Friedberg, pipelines, 6 m depth, increased wall thickness, cement mortar coating, BRS® system, ductile iron pipes, DN 200, C64/K9, DN 250, K 10,DN 400, PFA operating pressure, 10 bar, parallel, application technology department, pipe manufacturer, replacement, supply pipeline, waterworks, Alba Julia (RO), supply pipelines, steel, River Mures (Romania), river crossing, parallel pipeline string, HDD process, culvert pipeline, DN 800, restrained, push-in joint, BLS®, pipe string, pulled in, open trench, pressure of 30 bar, Austrian TRM, extinguishing water pipeline, logistics centre, Switzerland, district of Luterbach, district of Derendingen, Central Switzerland, motorways, A1, A5, 150 years, Schoeller Area, gigantic dimensions, double DN 350 pipeline, safety reasons, superior material properties, high static load-bearing capacity, ECOPUR type, integral lining, coating of polyurethane, PUR, EN 545, vonRoll HYDROTIGHT, thrust resistance
March 2016 issue
Keywords:  Management, change, EADIPS®/FGR®, Managing Director, Raimund Moisa, Christoph Bennerscheidt, European Association for Ductile Iron Pipe Systems, general meeting, members, offices, address, Herten, Duktus Rohrsysteme Wetzlar GmbH, vonRoll hydro group, DUKTUS brand, group of companies, overall turnover, production locations, Wetzlar, Choindez-Jura, Oensingen, Canton of Solothurn, Prenzlau, North Brandenburg, Saint-Germain-Nuelles, Lyon, France, systems approach, quality pipes, quality components, ductile cast iron, water and waste water infrastructures, services, drinking water supply pipeline, traffic-calming measures, capital of the Canton of Solothurn, community of Lohn-Ammannsegg, Schulhausstraße, renovation measures, planned in two stages, replacement, utility pipelines, water pipeline, grey cast iron, drinking water mains, ductile iron pipes, DN 200, DN 125, DN 100, vonRoll ECOPUR, lining, coating, polyurethane (PUR), EN 545, HYDROTIGHT restrained push-in joints, ECOFIT fittings, epoxy coating, GSK, RAL – GZ 662, above-ground hydrants, HYTEC, height-adjustable VARIO 2.0 lower part, turbine pipeline, Gössnitzbach power station, Styria, Austria, Köflach public utility company, renewable forms of energy, pressure pipeline, DN 500, PN 6, demands, pipe trenches, rock, incline, high and low points, stability, robustness, longevity, VRS®-T, cement mortar lining, PUR Longlife coating, water flow rate, pipe head losses, material properties, positive-locking, working life, long-distance drinking water pipeline, wine paradise of Franconia, community special-purpose association, Fernwasserversorgung Franken (FWF), Middle and Lower Franconia, pumping station, Willanzheim, Hüttenheim district, Frankenberg branching point, highly sensitive areas, accompanying landscape conservation plan, species conservation assessments, civil engineering work, digs, prehistoric findings, DN 400, C 40, K 9, PN 16, TYTON®, BLS®, construction, pressure testing.
Feb. 2016 issue
Keywords:  Invitation, Vienna Cast Iron Pipe Systems Congress, AUSTRIAN STANDARDS, Standards Committee, CEN TC 203, EADIPS®/FGR®, Vienna, sessions, international overview, application possibilities, developments, cast iron pipe systems, global market, requirements, opportunities, operation, managing, characteristics, technologies, drinking water supply, comparative cost analysis, renewal strategies, special applications, snow-making equipment, hydropower applications, signing up, Gabriela Albert, ductile iron pipes, Maria Lankowitz drinking water power station, sources, city of Köflach, Styria, local area of Salla, main water supply pipeline, elevated tank, generate power, pressure pipeline, Sallabach power station, section, DN 250, steeper sections, VRS®-T push-in joints, operating pressure of 30 bar, PUR Longlife external protection, pipeline, renovated, water supply, power supply, HDD technique, Osthofen, Wasserwerk Zweckverband Seebachgebiet, new DN 400 drinking water pipeline, Schwertstraße, gas transport pipeline, gas supply pipelines, high and medium voltage cables, broadband, fibre optic cables, streambed, crossed, directional drilling technique, K 9, cement mortar coating, BLS® restrained push-in joints, pipe joints, shrink-on sleeves, sheet metal cones, Max Wild GmbH company, Berkheim, directional drilling channel, supply pipelines, course of the stream, pull in the pipes, restructuring, C 40, TYTON SIT PLUS®, 30th Oldenburg Pipeline Forum, presentations, cast iron pipe industry, intelligent network monitoring, innovative status evaluation, main water supply pipeline, Wolhusen district, Lucerne, district of Entlebuch, Rössli roundabout, utility pipelines, main K10 road, drinking water mains, branches, local developments, domestic connections, fire hydrants, supply area, Marktbrücke bridge, pedestrian walkway, vonRoll ECOPUR, lining, coating, polyurethane (PUR), ECOFIT fittings, epoxy coating, GSK/RAL-GZ 662, EN 545, DN 200, HYDROTIGHT thrust resistance system.
Jan. 2016 issue
Keywords:  Replacement, feeder pipeline, St. Valentin power station, power station system, Lake Reschen, Venosta Valley, tunnel and pipe system, waters, intermediate central reservoir, developed water, Haidersee, pumping station, water, headrace tunnel, fracture, prestressed concrete pressure pipe, Hydros GmbH, pressure requirements, difficult terrain, client, ductile iron pipes, TRM, BLS® restrained push-in joints, installation, DN 1000, cement mortar lining, external protective zinc coating, epoxy finishing layer, operating pressure, construction time, section, concrete penstock pipeline, Central Hesse pipeline, Gießen, Lich, supply of water, Frankfurt region, drinking water supply pipeline, construction project, drinking water, Vogelsberg mountains, Rhine-Main conurbation, connection pipeline, Oberhessische Versorgungsbetriebe AG (OVAG), Friedberg, Zweckverband Mittelhessische Wasserwerke (ZMW), cement mortar coating, DN 500, pressure class C 30, DN 600, TYTON® push-in joints, wall thickness class K 9, development, Attisholz Süd, biotechnology company Biogen, district of Solothurn (CH), Cellulose Attisholz AG, cellulose manufacturer, Switzerland, establishment, branch, Solothurn’s industrial history, production, pharmaceuticals, industrial and extinguishing water supply, Luterbach, vonRoll ECOPUR full-protection pipes, polyurethane (PUR), EN 545, HYDROTIGHT, thrust resistance system, ECOFIT fittings, shut-off valves, GSK code, RAL-GZ 662, drinking water pipeline, small Czech town of Sedlcany (CZ), Czech Republic, drinking water supply, raw water, River Mastnik, periods of low water, quality, availability, investment, drinking water network, financing, EU development fund, DN 100, DN 250, town of Benešow, purification plant, River Zelivka, hydraulic calculations, geographical position, pressure, PN 40, water towers, stony ground, pipeline route, river crossings, bridges, pre-insulated ductile iron pipes.