Water Jetting Association News

    CALDER LTD (WJA MEMBER) – MAJOR UK COMPANIES DISCOVER WHAT HYDRODEMOLITION CAN ACHIEVE FOR THEM?

    November 22, 2017

    Major Companies discover what Hydrodemolition can achieve for them. November 2017 Recently, major construction and civil engineering companies visited Calder Ltd, Worcester, UK (WJA Member) to see Hydrodemolition in action. Visitors witnessed the very latest in concrete removal technology. Video evidence for colleagues. Much discussion about hydrodem. Examining the finish achieved. View a video of the demonstration …

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    JETTING SYSTEMS LTD (WJA MEMBER) – ANNOUNCE NEW WATER JET HEAD PROTECTION

    November 8, 2017

    Jetting Systems Ltd & TST are proud to announce a major breakthrough in water jet safety protection.   Over many years there has been various attempts by frustrated water jetting contractors to produce headgear suitable to withstand injury from water jet swipe, but with little success. Soon to be available from TST is the world’s first …

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    WJA 37th AGM, CONFERENCE, GOLF / CLAY SHOOTING DAY & GALA DINNER 2017

    May 2, 2017

      This is the Formal Notice and Invitation for Members to attend the WJA 37th Annual General Meeting which will take place prior to the Conference on Friday 19th May 2017 commencing at 9.30am.   The venue this year is the Crown Plaza Resort, Colchester – Five Lakes, Essex CM9 8HX (www.cpcolchester.co.uk) offering exceptional facilities …

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    STONEAGE INC (WJA Member) ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF AQUAPOWER LTD (WJA Member)

    March 7, 2017

    StoneAge Inc. announces acquisition of AquaPower Ltd, expands capacity to provide world-class water blasting products and technical support to industrial cleaning contractors across the European Economic Area.   “We are committed to providing our growing customer base with fast and accurate access to localised stock, training, repair, and support.” StoneAge, Inc. is pleased to announce that …

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    SEASONS GREETINGS FROM THE WJA

    December 7, 2016

            WISHING ALL WJA MEMBERS A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A PROSPEROUS 2017                                                                                …

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    BRITISH FLUID POWER ASSOCIATION (BFPA)

    November 7, 2016

    British Fluid Power Association’s – Approved Hose Assemblies Scheme Update:   Martin Kingsbury, BFPA’s Membership Director, gives a background to BFPA’s Approved Hose Assemblies Scheme and lists which companies have recently been awarded “Q-Approval” in 2016 so far. BFPA’s Approved Hose Assemblies Scheme is the UK fluid power industry’s leading accreditation scheme for hose manufacture, …

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    PORTABLE SANITATION & WELFARE EXPO 2016

    January 21, 2016

    The Water Jetting Association (WJA) has taken a small promotional stand at the Portable Sanitation & Welfare Expo 2016 and our Technical Committee Chairman – Alistair Hiscock is presenting a technical paper at the free seminar entitled; High Pressure Drain Jetting – An Opportunity for Growth? Come and visit our stand at the only UK event dedicated to …

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    WJA GUIDANCE NOTE – RE-ENDING OF HIGH PRESSURE HOSES USED IN WATER JETTING APPLICATIONS

    November 10, 2015

    Background: It has been common practice in the high pressure water jetting industry to re-end high pressure hoses when a hose has sustained locally generated damage to its outer casing or threaded connections. In the 2008 edition of The WJA Code of Practice it was stated that re-ending was a “necessary, normal and essential procedure …

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    CE MARKING ASSOCIATION – 2 DAY WORKSHOP

    November 10, 2015

    2 DAY WORKSHOP – CE Marking Essentials We have designed a 2 day CE Marking Essentials workshop from the 02 December 2015 to the 03 December 2015, specifically to help you understand and meet your legal obligations with regards to CE Marking and product compliance. This interactive workshop has been created to help you understand …

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    WJA 36th Annual Conference, AGM, Dinner & Golf Day 2016

    November 10, 2015

    This is the Formal Notice and Invitation for Members to attend the WJA 36th Annual General Meeting which will take place immediately prior the Conference on Friday 20th May 2016 commencing at approximately 9.30am. The venue this year is The Rockcliffe Hall, Darlington, Co Durham (www.rockcliffehall.com) it offers exceptional facilities including, golf course, luxurious health spas and excellent restaurants. Once …

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    HEALTH & SAFETY EXECUTIVE – SAFETY ALERT

    May 13, 2015

    HEALTH & SAFETY EXECUTIVE – SAFETY ALERT Monday 20 October 2014 “This is especially important for pieces of hydraulic equipment that are designed to be held while pressurised such as Industrial Grease Guns, Hydraulic Rescue Tools, Paint Spray Guns and High Pressure Water Jetting Equipment“. Department:            Field Operations Directorate – Product Safety Group Bulletin No:             FOD …

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