SAIRAC’s technical talk was held at the ACRA training centre in Chloorkop where Owen Howell of Victualic South Africa spoke about the following topics:
- Technical facts and benefits of the Victaulic core systems.
- Victaulic and the different services it offers.
- Applied benefits for grooved cooling with complete systems with Victaulic.
- Focus on materials, approvals, schedules, coatings and insulation.
- Gasket selection/materials.
- Victaulic tools for the grooved solutions and pipe preparation.
- Victaulic benefits in the mechanical rooms.
- Advanced Grooved System (AGS), catalogue items, fabricated suction and discharge pump drops.
- CAD topics: Victaulic Revit Tool Bar, CPS drawings package approach and Prefabrication BIM.
- Project life circle and the stages were Victaulic can make a difference to benefit savings and effectiveness.
Afterwards everyone could look at some of the practical tools and products to get a better understanding of how they work.