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Shurjoint  fittings are now in stock and available from Firequip

By Dan Kelley on 21/01/2020 2:30:37 PM

Firequip is pleased to announce that we now have stock of VSH Shurjoint Roll Groove Fittings, Couplings and Valves. Our range includes couplings, elbows, tees, reducing tees, flange to roll grove adaptors, concentric reducers, check valves and butterfly valves.

Producing its first grooved couplings in 1974, Shurjoint has over four decades of experience and recognised as a world leader in the design and manufacture of mechanical piping components. Their range of products have been developed to be used with a variety of piping materials including carbon steel, stainless steel, ductile iron, PVC, HDPE, CPVC and copper tubing.

Shurjoint manufactures their couplings and fittings with ductile iron housings and EPDM gaskets to provide superior strength and performance and are designed to conform to and meet or exceed all domestic and international standards and are both FM approved and UL listed. The reliability of Shurjoint couplings and fittings is further backed by an industry leading 10 Year Warranty renforcing the high quality and ongoing reliability of these products.

In addition to superior performance, most Shurjoint couplings and fittings do not require the use of a torque wrench and only require metal-to-metal contact for proper assembly with the Z05 rigid angle pad coupling also providing a fast and easy ‘swing-over’ installation with removal of a single bolt.

Firequip also carries a range of flexible Shurjoint couplings which are typically used to accommodate misalignment, distortion, thermal stress, vibration, noise and seismic tremors and can even be used on arced or curved piping layouts.

Our range of Shurjoint Valves includes Check Valves and Butterfly Valves with our Riser Check Valve being a single clapper design with dual springs for non-slamming operation and a streamlined body that provides low friction loss and can be installed in vertical or horizontal positions. The SJ-300F  Butterfly Valve is UL Listed and FM approved for 300 psi WWP (water working pressure) service for indoor and outdoor use. The valve consists of an epoxy powder coated ductile iron body and EPDM rubber encapsulated dual-seal disc and is equipped with a weatherproof worm gear operator and supervisory switch and wiring.

Please feel free to contact our sales team today on 02 9638 1300 or sales@firequip.com.au for more information regarding our entire product range. You can download our catalogue here.

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New Product Alert! Shurjoint - coming soon to Firequip

By Lewis Collins on 31/07/2019 4:06:46 PM

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Firequip are proud to share that we are now a distributor of the VSH Shurjoint range of Roll Groove fittings, Couplings and Valves. 

Shurjoint is a world leader in the design and manufacture of Mechanical Piping Components. Shurjoint manufactures high quality products that are backed with a large number of certifications and approvals including FM Approval and UL Listing. Their reputation has ensured they are globally recognised by engineers and contractors alike as a global leader in piping products and valves. Because of this, Shurjoint products can be found throughout landmark projects worldwide, such as Taipei 101.

Last month, Wayne and I attended the Shurjoint head office and foundry for technical product training with the Aalberts Integrated Piping Systems Asia Pacific team and look forward to what we believe to be the start of a long-standing relationship, servicing the Australian fire market. Firequip will officially launch the Shurjoint range on August 29, 2019. 

 

 

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Short Adjustable Brackets have arrived.

By Firequip Author on 17/10/2018 5:20:20 PM

 

Early in the year we introduced a new product The Adjustable Bracket, this was meant to compliment our Flexible Sprinkler Hose and Accessories range. But.... we found out that the bracket was too long for some of the applications it was intended.

To overcome this problem we have worked closely with our customers and our supplier Fesco© to design a new bracket that is more suitable for confined ceiling spaces. So Firequip now offers the adjustable bracket in 2 lengths (60mm and 140mm) to better suit your confined ceiling space.

Residential Bracket available in 2 sizes-1Flexible Sprinkler Hose cw Adjustable Bracket w border

Fesco Flexible Sprinkler Hose complete with Adjustable bracket provides many benefits for the installation or retrofit compared to fixed sprinkler piping. 

  • FM Approved
  • A convenient alternative to fixed steel pipe sprinkler systems
  • Quick and Easy to Install
  • Designed for confined ceiling spaces
  • Allows for easy adjustment for sprinkler height
  • Corrosion Resistant Materials
  • Max Working Pressure 1205 kPa (175PSI) 

The Flexible Sprinkler Hose cw Adjustable Bracket Data sheet is available here. 

 For other products in the Fesco range Check out our Flexible Sprinkler Hose and Accessories Catalogue. 

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