Philip Hniat Plumbing Service
Plumbers - New Town, TAS
Philip Hniat Plumbing provides Solar Hot Water Systems, Backflow prevention and General Plumbing Services.
Philip commenced his Plumbing Apprenticeship in 1978 with the Tasmanian Housing Department. He was successful in achieving many awards throughout his training including 'Australian Apprentice of the Year' in 1981.
In 1989 Philip was successful in winning the Hobart Technical Travelling Scholarship which enabled him to travel to the USA and study Backflow Prevention. Philip studied extensively at the University of Florida Center for Training, Research and Education for Environmental Occupations and also at the University of Southern California, Foundation of Cross-Connection Control and Hydraulic Research. He was then able to return to Sydney and help deliver the first training on Backflow Prevention to the plumbing community in 1990.
Philip has been plumbing for 35 years and running his own business for 28 years. He is passionate about the environment and as a result has developed his work with a focus on solar hot water systems and Backflow Prevention to safe guard our potable water supply.
- Solar Hot Water Systems
- Backflow prevention
- General Plumbing
- Solar Pool heating