Blog - FT Pipeline Systems

Vacuum Lift Operations for Large Diameter Pipe

FT Pipeline Systems was chosen to supply 10km of large diameter pipework for a UK Water Authority as part of a major construction project designed to guarantee future supplies to a UK city. The pipework has been manufactured by our partner mill in two phases with phase one now on site and phase two due […]

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Auger bore, pipe in pipe

Auger Bore – Pipe in Pipe Solutions

FT Pipeline Systems has been involved in a number of pipe in pipe solutions in recent months across the UK with the help of our experienced supply chain partner, Lortub. The pipework, used for river, road and rail crossings, has been supplied as E Joint / socket so as to provide a welded system that […]

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Phosphorus removal

Effective Phosphorus Removal

The following article featured in the June 2019 issue of  Water Industry Journal following an interview with Roger Attisha of FT Pipeline Systems and Pete Bibby of Waveney about how best to meet the challenge of phosphorus removal. Phosphorus is essential to life, but like all good things too much can be a bad thing. Applied as […]

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High Pressure dosing lines

High Pressure Dual Contained Dosing Lines Offered a Cost Effective Solution

Our client, Leada Engineering, contacted us to help find a solution when a high pressure, WRAS approved, dual contained dosing line was required for a project they were working on with Yorkshire Water. Overview In developing a disinfection dosing solution at two borehole abstraction sites in Yorkshire, Leada Engineering found that the discharge mains were […]

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FT Pipeline Systems

Institute of Water – FT Pipelines Becomes Gold Sponsor for the Northern Area

FT Pipeline Systems is delighted to become a gold sponsor for the Northern Area of the Institute of Water At FT Pipeline Systems we pride ourselves on our high level of customer service and the attention to detail we offer our clients. Our areas of expertise include coated and lined steel water pipes, stop tap […]

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Scottish Water PAC dosing

PF-Detect meets the PAC dosing requirements for Scottish Water

Scottish Water has been involved in two design and build projects at the Daldowie and Dalmarnock Sewage Treatment Works. Both projects were aimed at reducing the impact of discharges to the River Clyde from the wastewater works. A new tertiary chemical dosing plant was required as part of the work. PF-Detect was introduced to Scottish […]

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How to peel back ProtectaFlex

We are often asked about the best way to peel back our dual contained hose (ProtectaFlex and PF-Detect) to allow connections to the existing equipment. It’s a simple process which takes just a few minutes and can be done easily. Les James, our Sales and Technical Manager for the northern region, explains the process in […]

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WrapidBond Demonstration Day

Later this month we will be hosting a demonstration day of Canusa’s WrapidBond product. Ideally suited to large diameter pipework, WrapidBond (a visco-elastic adhesive) combines cold tape with heat shrink sleeves to give a wraparound corrosive protective coating. Technical representatives from Canusa will be at the site in Kendal, the Lake District to demonstrate the advantages […]

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HS2 Diversion Work

FT Pipeline Systems has recently won contract awards for two schemes involved with diversion work as a direct result of HS2. Both projects will install 800mm diameter coated and lined steel pipe: Scheme 1 is a twin 200m crossing and Scheme 2 is 65m single crossing. Due to the nature of the job the pipework […]

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Successful Pipe Inspections at both Mill and Fabrication Shop

FT Pipeline Systems has recently carried out audits at both our mill facility and fabrication shop witnessed by both the client and contractor on a major aqueduct requirement ordered by a leading UK water authority. A full inspection of the coating and lining application, including the detailed examination of the testing and verification procedures, took […]

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