Pipes

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Augusta Fiberglass Expands And Improves its Pipe Winding Capacity

November 21, 2016

As part of its ongoing plan to maintain the highest quality and production capacity in the fiberglass and dual laminate industries, Augusta Fiberglass and its sister company B&D Plastics have added new state of the art pipe winders to the arsenal of equipment at the Augusta Fiberglass home plant in Blackville, S.C. and at B&D Plastics in Ocean Springs, Mississippi

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

SoCalGas Demonstrates Natural Gas for \"Zero Net Energy\" Homes in Conjunction with KB Home and BUILDER Magazine

October 7, 2016

Innovative natural gas technology offers sustainability and affordability LOS ANGELES - Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has joined KB Home and BUILDER magazine to create a demonstration home that integrates the latest natural gas and electric energy-efficiency technologies through the Greenbuild KB Home ProjeKt™ demonstration home. The model will be featured at the Greenbuild...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Piping Systems support plumbing and HVAC applications.

September 20, 2016

Comprised of Climatec™ for hydronic heating and Watertec™ for potable water, Asahitec™ PP-RCT Systems are manufactured with patented Fibercore™ technology, which minimizes expansion and contraction by up to 75%. Middle layer consists of mix of short fiberglass strands and PP-RCT, which is isolated by inner and outer layer of solid PP-RCT. Systems include 20–125 mm molded socket fusion fittings and 160–315 mm molded butt fusion fittings, as well as molded large diameter fittings up to 630 mm. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Asahi/America and Bänenger Announce North American Partnership

September 14, 2016

LAWRENCE, MA – Massachusetts-based thermoplastic valve and pipe manufacturer Asahi/America, Inc. is pleased to announce its partnership with German manufacturer, Bnninger. Through this new partnership, Asahi/America will have exclusive distribution rights in North America to Bnninger’s PP-RCT piping systems for the commercial plumbing market. Marketed under the tradename Asahitec™,...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Custom Riser Assemblies can be made to suit any application.

June 1, 2016

Able to be fully customized to end-user application requirements, K-Series Custom Riser Assemblies feature bent PVC pipes and quick disconnect components that allow users with washing systems to click, snap, and spray. SCH 40 and SCH 80 PVC pipe sizes are available from 1–2 in. Systems support snap-on and threaded nozzles as well as saddles, cam locks, and quick disconnect fittings.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Pre-Insulated Piping System efficiently handles chilled media.

May 31, 2016

Consisting of polyethylene (PE) inner layer, polyurethane insulation core, and PE outer layer, COOLSAFE™ comes in 1–10 in. sizes and provides thermal conductivity >0.015 Btu-ft/h-ft2-F. Components are molded and insulated to strict tolerances to facilitate installation and ensure long-term insulation of chilled media. Installed using butt or electrofusion welding methods, system can accommodate Asahi/America Type-21 ball valves and Type-57 butterfly valves for flow control. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Cost-Efficient, High-Performance for Corrosive Environments

April 25, 2016

FiberSystems is helping customers curtail costs and boost performance with its corrosion-resistant methacrylate epoxy FRP composite pipe, duct and fittings. Custom engineered for chemical service environment applications, the versatile methacrylate epoxy is approximately 35 percent less than the cost of standard epoxy pipe, explains FiberSystems. Methacrylate epoxy products also offer...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Asahi/America Poly-Flo Double Wall Piping System at ACE16

April 1, 2016

Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technology, will be highlighting their Poly-Flo co-extruded double containment piping system at ACE16 in Chicago, IL. Available in black advanced polyethylene (PE) and euro grey polypropylene (PP-R), Poly-Flo is ideal for installations with space constraints and systems where thermal expansion and contraction are present. Poly-Flo is...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

High-Temp Flexible Line Pipe handles continuous service at 180F.

March 22, 2016

Offered in pressure ratings up to 3,000 psi and diameters up to 8 in., FlexSteel High-Temp installs with end-fittings and midline connections utilizing swaging process to ensure pipeline integrity under demanding temperatures. Corrosion-resistant, high-temperature liner is strengthened by helically wound steel-reinforced layer, which also lends to flexibility and long-term pressure capability for oil, gas, and water applications. Pipe will not de-rate over time or by application. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

CPVC Compounds suit potable water applications.

February 19, 2016

Available in 3 grades for small- and large-diameter pipe and 2 grades for fittings, AquaGuard® CPVC Compounds have NSF 14 and 61 certifications for use with potable water. Products are suitable for single and multi-family residences, and have also received certification from ICC Evaluation Service, LLC for applications in building plenums and ducts. Offering alternative to copper and crosslinked polyethylene, CPVC resists corrosion and is inherently rigid, kink-resistant, and flame retardant. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Double Wall Piping System features unitary construction.

January 26, 2016

Available in black PE and euro grey PP-R, Poly-Flo® co-extruded double containment piping system is suited for installations with space constraints and systems where thermal expansion and contraction are present. Complete system includes full pressure fittings, drainage fittings, and machined fittings. Offered in 1 x 1 ½, 2 x 3, and 4 x 6 in. sizes, SDR-designed system operates up to 150 psi at 68°F. Unitary construction helps prevent failures seen in fabricated systems. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

FiberSystems Implements Faster Response Times

December 30, 2015

Also ramps up an Emergency Service Production (ESP) program for customers experiencing failure in the field with steel, metal alloy and PVC pipes and fittings DAYTON, Ohio – Despite a slump in the U.S. composites industry Dayton, Ohio-based FiberSystems is seeing an uptick in activity. Process improvements made earlier this year are contributing to market traction for the custom...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Comac Selects Reliable, Lightweight Victrex Pipes(TM) for Aircraft High-Voltage Cable Conduit Lines

December 3, 2015

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA USA -To improve the overall fuel efficiency and reliability of their new commercial aircraft platform, the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC), selected VICTREX Pipes™ rather than metal tubing for use in high-voltage cable conduits. The new thermoplastic solution can deliver weight savings of up to 45% and is being supplied through the partnership of Beijing...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Pipeline Connectors eliminate need for process shutdown.

November 18, 2015

With single or double isolation, PC3000 and PC4000 Pipeline Connectors allow steam traps to be installed without need for process shutdown. Units feature ASME 600 rated forged body suitable for use on lines up to 800°F. Fully shrouded piston valve stem minimizes potential of corrosion, while strainer protects steam trap from debris entrained in condensate. Connectors are suitable for manifold applications where steam traps are used on tracing and main line drainage. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

CUI Global Announces Additional IRIS Purchase Order and Transition from Testing to Sales of Its Various Natural Gas Technologies

July 27, 2015

TUALATIN, Ore.— CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: CUI) announced today that its wholly-owned UK energy subsidiary, Orbital Gas Systems Ltd., has received approval from one of the UK's largest pipeline operators to install and commission four of its previously purchased IRIS kiosks. Further, the company has received a purchase order from the same customer for additional IRIS kiosks to be produced...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Polypropylene Piping System withstands harsh conditions.

July 17, 2015

Made from beta crystalline PPR Polypropylene in multi-layering manufacturing process with fiberglass center, NIRON PP-RCT Pipe and Fitting System can be installed in place of copper and steel in commercial, institutional, and industrial environments. High purity options are available for non-toxic applications, such as food and beer production. Tested lifespan is 100–150 years, and installers are offered 4 fusion methods that do not require traditional arc welding. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Test & Measuring Instruments

SEMCOR's Fluid Handling Division

June 10, 2015

We a wide range of products to allow us to help you find a variety of solutions for your fluid control problems. Many of these products are specially engineered for resisting corrosion from harsh chemicals. Resistoflex introduced lined pipe and fittings to provide the ultimate in rigid piping for high temperature applications and corrosion resistance. With the acquisition of Dow Pipe, we can...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Seamless Heavy-Wall Pipe comes in several ODs and lengths.

May 12, 2015

API line pipe products include exotic heavy X42 grade in several size variations. Specific models include Seamless APIX42 (20 in. OD x .812 in.), Seamless APIX42 (18 in. OD x 1.781 in.), Seamless APIX42 (18 in. OD x 1.156 in.), Seamless APIX42 (18 in. OD x .938 in.), and Seamless APIX42 (16.5 in. OD x 1 in.).
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Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

DuroMaxx SRPE Receives FDOT Approval

April 10, 2015

100-Year Pipe Applications Contech Engineered Solutions LLC (Contech) recently received approval from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for 100-Year pipe applications of steel reinforced polyethylene (SRPE). DuroMaxx SRPE represents a revolution in pipe construction that was pioneered internationally and recognized by Contech Engineered Solutions as combining the strength of...Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Ultra-Slim Heat Pipes use water as working fluid.

February 16, 2015

Available in copper or aluminum, Ultra-Slim Heat Pipes use water as working fluid, continually alternating between evaporation and condensation. Constant cycling of water is caused by high-capillary mesh wick inside, which allows for cooling capacities from 5–35 W. With minimum achievable thickness of 0.6 mm, bendable heat pipes are suitable for LED modules, tablet PCs, mobile phones, and other electronic devices that require cooling within extreme space limitations. Read More