GAA Conference _ Gold Coast 2018

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Above: Stephen Pollard, Ron Pollard and Brian Coates of  APG Galvanizing The annual Australian Galvanizers Association (GAA) conference was once again held to present new innovations in Hot- dip galvanizing to the industry and of course relax with colleagues and associates for a few days as we draw closer to the…

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The benefits of after-fabrication galvanizing

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No other protective coating for steel provides the long life durability and predictable performance of hot dip galvanizing: THA’S WHY THOSE IN THE KNOW – HOT DIP! BENEFITS: Competitive first cost: For many applications, the first cost is lower than alternative coatings Long Life: Often exceeding 30 years Lowest Lifetime…

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10 Tonne Gantry Crane Refurb Project

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An extensive structural modification to APG’s galvanizing process facility at Stuart in Townsville modifying the back wall of the pickling line now allows easy change out of any of the 10t capacity 28m span crane beams. Apg General Manager Trevor Raiteri said “Any of the 4 crane beams in the…

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APG Add Additonal Capacity to Plant

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On the October long Australian Professional Galvanizing perform some critical weekend shutdown work.  An upgrade of main dipping crane 2 with new hoists ,increased our crane lifting capacity up from 6.5T to 12.0T. We have a project planned for late 2015 to replace the beams. Australian Professional Galvanizing Townsville, Mackay, Cairns, Rockhampton,…

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