Pipe Installation

AFP provides high quality, and efficient hydraulic and lubrication pipe installation packages. As Australia’s leading hydraulic pipework installer, we have a proven track record of managing complex construction projects. Our services include:

  • Pipework design
  • Supply and fabrication of pipe, hose and fittings
  • Pipe installation
  • Hot oil flushing
  • NATA accredited pressure testing
  • Commissioning services

Our success is driven by recognising the experiences of our team and clients. By integrating our processes with the right people and equipment, we are able to deliver pipe installation projects safely and reliably. Our team of mechanical engineers, hydraulic technicians and fitters are trained for challenging pipe routings and installation constraints, in a variety of piping systems, including:

  • 37deg flare flange (JIC) Non weld pipe system
  • Twin Ferrule – Swagelok / A-Lok
  • Walform
  • Autoclave/Butech

Project Experience

Amrun Minesite
Stacker/reclaimer & ship loader pipeworks

BHP South Flank Project
Pipework installation and commissioning

Karara Mining
Stacker/reclaimer & ship loader pipeworks

Cape Lambert Port B Expansion
Car dumper 5 & 6 hydraulic and lubrication pipework

Pilgangoora Lithium Project
Hose and pipework installation and commissioning

Non-Welded Piping Technology

AFP are the authorised installer of Tube-Mac 37˚ Flare Flange and Retaining Ring Flange products. These products have been used extensively in industrial, marine and oil & gas applications to provide a reliable weld-free solution for hydraulic piping saving time and money in comparison to welded solutions.

As an authorised installer, we are able to ensure our pipe installations are conducted to the highest quality and that parts and equipment are available throughout the duration of projects. Tube-Mac products are available in 316 Stainless Steel in metric and imperial dimensions with full material traceability.

Tube-mac non-welded piping equipment

Piping Installation Equipment & Tooling

AFP owns and operates a range of pipe installation, cutting and precision bending equipment for pipe sizes ranging from 6mm to 3″, flushing rigs (up to 6,000L/min), high-pressure testing equipment and mobile fabrication workshops. Our extensive equipment fleet and experienced projects team allows us to quickly mobilise, whenever and wherever they are needed.

Pipe tooling equipment, and mobile hose services container

Pre-Commissioning Services

Hot Oil Flushing

  • Cleanliness to AS4059 6B-F and below
  • Certified to NAS 1638 and ISO 4406 standards
  • Tailored equipment spreads including flushing rigs, cleanliness monitors, heater/coolers and mobile workshops

Pressure Testing

  • NATA accredited for pressure testing
  • Workshop and mobile onsite services
  • High pressure hydrostatic and pneumatic testing
hydraulic pipework pre-commissioning, large bore flushing rig