Pressure Testing

High-pressure hose: Proper safety practices

High-pressure hose: Proper safety practices

At AFP, we can supply high-pressure hoses rated up to 10,000 PSI. These are not your typical garden hoses and should be treated like a high-pressure vessel. Ensure you know the working pressures and burst pressures of all high-pressure hoses before using them. This can be found on the labels near each hose end along …

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AG Mill lubrication piping installation

AG Mill lubrication piping installation

AFP successfully completed the lubrication piping installation, testing and flushing for Mill 3 on the Sino Iron Project at Cape Preston. The Project is a world class, large-scale magnetite iron ore project. It has an anticipated production life of 25 years with sufficient capacity to produce 84 MTPA of feed to the concentrator, and designed …

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AFP completes hydraulic works for Rio’s Pilbara expansion operations

AFP completes hydraulic works for Rio’s Pilbara expansion operations

With a strong background in hydraulic systems, AFP was engaged to provide a full turnkey solution for lubrication and hydraulic pipework as part of the Yandi Sustaining Project. The project is focussed on upgrading the existing Rio Tinto Yandicoogina Mine located in the Central Pilbara region of Western Australia. AFP’s scope of works consist of …

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AFP Completes Hydraulic Flushing and Inspection for Second Rio Car Dumper

AFP Completes Hydraulic Flushing and Inspection for Second Rio Car Dumper

This completes AFP’s final stage on the Cape Lambert B project. The project involved the design, supply, installation and commissioning of hydraulic and lubrication lines. Careful planning of key activities including fast mobilisation of personnel and equipment, was fundamental to the success of this project and saw the work completed ahead of schedule. Stringent safety and environmental …

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Works Commence for Final Cape Lambert Car Dumper

Works Commence for Final Cape Lambert Car Dumper

Aussie Fluid Power begins hydraulic works for the final car dumper at Cape Lambert after completing the first one ahead of schedule.  To date, Aussie Fluid Power has installed, tested and flushed about 2 km of lubrication & hydraulic lines. The works have been completed incident free. The works are part of the Monadelphous Cape Lambert …

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