Last chance to be a 2023 Champion of Fusion!

Congratulations to Dave Atherden, McElroy’s Champion of Fusion for June 2023! Dave submitted this photo of a wastewater pipeline project in Queensland, Australia. This 5.6 mile (9 km) pipeline links the cities of Flagstone and Cedar Grove. The project required a combination of open trench, tunnel boring, and horizontal directional drilling methods. By employing a variety of construction methods, contractors were able to overcome various challenges, including the terrain, obstacles, and environmental considerations. For smaller-diameter …

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Pipe fusion fuels growth of Australian Coal Seam gas market

As demand for natural gas and other energy sources continues to increase, so too does the need for methods that boost productivity and efficiency in the field. Butt fusion using HDPE is a proven, reliable method with the potential to drastically reduce both labor and equipment costs, opening the door for drastic savings as the market continues to develop.

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Meet your 2022 Champions of Fusion

This year, McElroy launched a social media campaign to highlight operators who use McElroy equipment to live up to the company’s mission of making the world a better place. To celebrate those operators and the commitment to the industry, three winners were awarded a trip to Tulsa to our three-day INFUSION conference Sept. 20-22.

We’re thrilled to announce this year’s winners are David Atherdeen (Jag Poly – Australia), Jose Cuevas Torres (EMIN – Chile), and Eleazar Garza (EnviroCon – USA).

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