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 CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR 2018/19 – OFFICE HOURS

December 11, 2018

The WJA Offices will be closed from: 12.30hrs (GMT) on Friday 21 December 2018 re-opening on Thursday 3rd January 2019 at 09.00hrs (GMT).    

WJA 39th AGM, CONFERENCE, DINNER, GOLF / SHOOTING DAY 2019

December 4, 2018

This is the Formal Notice and Invitation for Members to attend the WJA 39th Annual General Meeting which will take place immediately prior the Conference on Friday 17th May 2019 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 again the WJA …

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WJA WATER JETTING TRAINING CRITICAL TO EFFECTIVE DECISION MAKING

October 12, 2018

High quality training is the bedrock of good practice in the water jetting industry – and that includes effective decision-making. John Jones, the Water Jetting Association’s Vice-President and Chairman of its Training & Safety Committee, says the demands of a modern dynamic workplace require professionalism at all organisational levels.   He adds: “When high and …

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WJA MAGAZINE ARTICLE – SEPTEMBER 2018

September 28, 2018

IT’S GOOD TO TALK – COMMUNICATION IS KEY FOR HIGH PRESSURE WATER JETTING Learning good communication skills is essential for delivering safe high-pressure water jetting services, says the Water Jetting Association’s Vice-President and Chairman of its Training and Safety Committee, John Jones.   Modern work sites, where multi-disciplined teams must co-ordinate their activity, the need …

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WJA ARTICLE – TOMORROWS CLEANING MAGAZINE – SEPT 2018

September 27, 2018

TITLE:  PENALTY PRESSURE SCOPE:  Cleaning Contractors put their businesses as well as their staff at risk if they ignore tougher penalties for Health and Safety breaches. To view article – cntl / click on link below: https://content.yudu.com/web/1jybr/0A1vxp9/TCSept2018/html/index.html?page=50&origin=reader        

HUGHES PUMPS (WJA MEMBER) APPOINTS A NEW AGENT – SEPT 2018

September 27, 2018

Hughes Pumps appoints Sea and Land Technologies as exclusive ASEAN agent 25th September 2018   Leading UK specialist manufacturer Hughes Pumps has appointed Singapore based Sea and Land Technologies (SALT) Pte Ltd. as exclusive agent for its high pressure water jetting pumps and equipment in the ASEAN region, which consists of Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, …

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INFRINGEMENT OF A REGISTERED TRADE MARK (WJA LOGO)

September 26, 2018

Re: Infringement of a Registered Trade Mark 2576748 contrary to Reg.12 of the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 and S.10 of the Trade Mark Act 1994. Any company brought to the attention of the Water Jetting Association that is displaying the ‘WJA Logo’ on their business papers and/or advertising documentation / website / …

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WATER JETTING TRAINING BOOST FOR LANES GROUP DRAINAGE ENGINEERS

September 10, 2018

Water jetting training boost for Lanes drainage engineers:   Lanes Group plc has introduced a rolling programme of Accredited Water Jetting Training to boost the operational skills and safety of its drainage operatives. It is delivering City & Guilds accredited courses developed by the Water Jetting Association (WJA) to train drainage operatives to a uniform and recognised …

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DON’T LET YOUR TEAMS GO BACK TO THE 80’s

August 9, 2018

EDITORIAL TAKEN FROM THE DRAIN TRADER MAGAZINE (AUGUST 2018 EDITION)   Effective training is the best way to keep operational teams pushing forward with best practice in drainage management, says the Water Jetting Association.   Contractors that do not have a structured process in place to teach and refresh key skills and knowledge risk taking …

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HUGHES PUMPS’ ALL NEW HP170 UHP WATER JETTING UNIT TO BE UNVEILED AT THE IFAT SHOW IN MUNICH

May 8, 2018

Hughes Pump’s IFAT Exhibition Booth No: 533 in Hall: B2 in Munich on 14-­18 May 2018               Hughes Pumps’ new HP170 30lpm at 3000bar rated high pressure water jettng unit -­ designed to deliver truly exceptional performance and reliability -­ is set to be unveiled by the UK’s leading high …

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