Water Jetting Association News

Water Jetting Applications:

This section of the website aims to show (by using animation) how different applications are undertaken using the latest techniques – as time goes on it will also show methods of operation of individual items which form part of the water jetting process.

This forms part of the WJA’s continuing safety / training / education process.

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WJA MEMBER – SENTINA TRAINING & CONSULTANCY OFFERS MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID.

February 12, 2018

What is Mental Health First Aid? Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an internationally recognised training course which teaches people how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill health and provide help on a first aid basis. MHFA won’t teach you to be a therapist, but just like physical first aid, it will …

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WJA 38th AGM, CONFERENCE, GOLF / CLAY SHOOTING DAY & GALA DINNER 2018

February 7, 2018

This is the Formal Notice and Invitation for Members to attend the WJA 38th Annual General Meeting which will take place prior to the Conference on Friday 18th May 2018 commencing at 9.30am.   The venue will be the Belton Woods Hotel, Belton, Nr Grantham, Lincs NG32 2LN      (www.qhotels.co.uk/our-locations/belton-woods/) offering exceptional facilities and once again the WJA will be subsidising the …

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WJA MEMBER – FLOWLINE LTD SECURES MAJOR CONTRACT WITH THAMES WATER.

February 7, 2018

WJA MEMBER – FLOWLINE LTD secures major contract with Thames Water Leading drainage contractor Flowline has been awarded major new contracts by Thames Water to undertake CCTV surveys, tankering, pump station and wet well cleaning services across the region following a successful competitive tendering process. The framework, which has an initial term of three years, …

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CARILLION AFTERMATH: ADVICE FOR SMEs ON MAKING REDUNDANCIES.

January 25, 2018

The collapse of Carillion has sent shock-waves through the Construction Sector with several of the failed company’s sub-contractors already laying off staff. It’s clear that Carillion has gone into liquidation owing vast amounts of money to hundreds of businesses, which are currently receiving support worth £250 million. For many small businesses such losses will inevitably lead …

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WJA CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR 2017/18 – OFFICE HOURS

December 19, 2017

The WJA Offices will be closed from 12.30hrs (GMT) on Friday 22 December 2017, re-opening on Wednesday 3rd January 2108 at 09.00hrs (GMT).  

FATAL UHP JETTING ACCIDENT – BRAZIL

December 18, 2017

QSMS WARNING – FATAL ACCIDENT – Date: 03/11/2017 DESCRIPTION: On 03 November 2017, a worker employed as a Hydrojet Painter was using a hydrojet at ultra-high pressure (40.000 PSI) on the outer wall of the pumping unit pipeline in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, when accidental contact occurred between the pressurized jet of water and his …

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CE MARKING ASSOCIATION

December 13, 2017

  CE MARKING ASSOCIATION. New Workshop – ‘Under the Pressure Equipment Directive’. We have designed a workshop for CE Marking under the Pressure Equipment Directive to be held on the 18 January 2018, specifically to help you understand and meet your legal obligations with regards to CE Marking and product compliance. This interactive workshop has …

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BHR 24th International Conference on Water Jetting 2018

December 5, 2017

View this email in your browser     There is just 10 days to submit your abstract for the 24th International Conference on Water Jetting! Authors should submit by 15th December 2017. Abstracts are to be within the conference scope, include a title and be approximately 300 words. Contributions may be academic research, industrial research or …

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BHR GROUP – 24th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON WATER JETTING

December 1, 2017

BHR Group’s 24th International Conference on Water Jetting – WJA members receive exclusive discount! The 24th International Conference on Water Jetting will take place in Manchester, UK, on the 5th and 6th September 2018. In addition to the conference there will be technical visits held on the 4th September. BHR Group’s involvement with water jets …

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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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