Mining News


In the desolate expanses of outback Australia, Europress reliability is becoming the material of choice for withstanding the extremes of harsh outback temperatures and working environments.

Here at a huge Iron ore mine more than a thousand kilometers from Perth, press fittings are saving huge amounts of time and money.

Instead of flying in and out expensive highly trained welders, providing food and accommodation for long periods of time, the job is getting done up to 10 times faster.

AS the sun sets at the end of a long hot day and the chill of the desert night begins, the operators of the this crucial fuel depot at the mine headquarters can have confidence in the EUROPRESS PRESSFITTINGS.
At these huge distances from civilization, reliability is essential!

Air Energy – The Australian Distributor – Supplied Europress Press Fitting – The Best Solution for installing pipework in the rugged demands of mining or quarrying.

Europress press fittings are used for diesel fuels and lubrication oils, keeping the fleet operational.


The sheer portability of installing press fittings without the need for gas bottles, hoses or the dangers of naked flames is a genuine time and money saver for contractors and end users. Seen here at a mining site in the remote outback, Europress press fittings are used for diesel fuel and lubrication oils, keeping the mine fleet operational. Pipework can be installed without any risk of welding-caused fires. A real bonus is there is no need to purge out existing lines before making alterations or extensions.


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Huge big road trains like the one seen on the left here haul diesel and other fuels and oils to keep the remote mines of australia functioning.


The pipework in this tank farm, as it is called, relies on europress . Seen on the right the advantage of press fittings with the unique press check sleeves demonstrates how pipes and valves can all be set up with the press check sleeves identifying every joint that has not yet been pressed.