Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Coextruded Tubing targets medical device manufacturers.

May 17, 2016

Offering alternative to applications currently relying on monolayer materials, as well as some 2- and 3-layer structures, 4- and 5-layer Coextruded Tubing is clear and flexible with ability to be solvent and UV adhesive bondable. Product also offers UV protection and moisture/oxygen barrier. In addition to drugs requiring high pressure for delivery, such as contrast media, tubing is suited for handling highly corrosive drugs such as DMSO, which needs additional protection in fluid path. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Services

Superior Tube Receives Nadcap Accreditation for Heat Treating

May 12, 2016

COLLEGEVILLE, PA - Superior Tube, US-based global leader in precision tubing for critical applications, has been awarded Nadcap accreditation for heat treating. Bill Keohane, Superior Tube’s Director of Quality New Product Development, commented: “We have had Nadcap accreditation for our non-destructive testing program for many years and also for our quality system, but this is the first... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Flexible Translucent Tubing targets milking equipment.

April 28, 2016

Designed to meet and exceed needs of dairy market, Tygon® II Silicone Tubing is engineered with smooth surface and inner bore that resists sticking, encrustation, and bacteria growth, while minimizing potential for particle entrapment. Tubing does not contain plasticizers or other additives and byproducts that can leach into milk and cause toxicological issues. Additionally, Tygon II provides flexibility for hot and cold temperatures, as well as resistance to kinking and tearing. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Cope Plastics, Inc. Offers Limited Time Free Shipping for Online Inventory

April 25, 2016

Cope Plastics, Inc., the premier distributor and fabricator of plastic sheet, rod and tube in the Midwest, headquartered in Alton, Illinois is pleased to announce limited time free shipping on all online inventory at http://store.copeplastics.com/. This applies to standard 3-5 day shipping on all online orders. This online store which launched in... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Nickel Chromium Alloy comes in corrosion-resistant grades.

April 12, 2016

Meeting needs of those installing equipment in harsh environments, Sanicro™ 60 (Alloy 625) is available in seamless pipe as well as hydraulic and instrumentation (H&I) and heat exchanger tubes. Austenitic nickel-chromium alloy, which is resistant to pitting and intergranular corrosion, is also virtually immune to stress corrosion cracking in environments containing chloride. Operating range from -321 to +1,500°F, OD range from 0.25–1.625 in., and wall thickness vary from 0.035–0.197 in. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Antimicrobial Tubing comes in sizes up to 1 in. ID.

April 4, 2016

Made from non-toxic ingredients conforming to FDA standards with no phthalates, latex, or animal-derived ingredients, Clearflo® Ag-47 protects liquids from harmful bacteria that can result in taste transfer, odors, and illnesses. NSF-listed heat sealable tubing offers 74 ±5 Shore A hardness and withstands temperatures from -40 to 125°F. Available in sizes from 1/8–1 in. ID, transparent tubing is suited for dairy transfer, food processing, water lines, medical devices, and clean fluid transfer. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

PEX Tubing offers corrugated sleeving option.

March 31, 2016

Available with inserted red or blue ViegaPEX™ Ultra Tubing in ½ and ¾ in. dimensions in 300-foot coils, black corrugated sleeving is suited for potable hot and cold water applications in commercial or residential in-slab installations or anywhere additional protection is needed. Tubing is rated at 100 psi at 180°F and 160 psi at 73°F. Offering chlorine and UV resistance, tubing is manufactured to ASTM F876/F877 and listed to ANSI/NSF Standards 14 and 61. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Bioreactor Tubing Kits accelerate turnaround times.

March 30, 2016

Custom made for use with benchtop bioreactors, AdvantaPure Bioreactor Tubing Kits consist of single-use tubing, preassembled with filters and connectors, at tubing lengths specified by customer for harvest, vent, sparge, and addition lines. Tubing is made from platinum cured silicone or AdvantaFlex® heat sealable TPE, and is certified free of animal-derived components. Assembled and packaged in ISO 7 Class 10,000 clean rooms, kits minimize contamination risks. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Meissner to Exhibit at the IBC's BPI West in Oakland, California

March 14, 2016

Meissner is pleased to announce its participation in the IBC’s BioProcessing International West Conference and Exhibition, in Oakland, California, during the week of March 14, 2016. Meissner will be hosting guests in booth #609 from March 15 – 17, at the Oakland Marriott City Center, California, where the Conference and Exhibition are being held. Meissner will be providing visitors with... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Fine Tubes in the United Kingdom and Superior Tube in the United States are Awarded Contracts by Airbus

March 8, 2016

PLYMOUTH, UK - UK-based Fine Tubes and US-based Superior Tube, leading manufacturers and global suppliers of precision tubes for critical applications, have both been awarded contracts by leading airframe manufacturer, Airbus, Toulouse, France. For Fine Tubes, the award represents not just an extension of its long-standing relationship with Airbus, but also a greater share of the aircraft... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Sterile Molded Tubing Ends offer reduced leak potential.

February 23, 2016

Supplied gamma sterilized, Single-Use AdvantaFlex® tubing with molded mini Tri-Clamp® ends suits aseptic transfer and processing applications. Tubing lengths are 24, 48, and 72 in., and tubing IDs are 1/8, ¼, 3/8, and ½ in. Mini Tri-Clamp material &ndash; USP Class VI polypropylene &ndash; is overmolded onto AdvantaFlex TPE tubing, and smooth fluid path consists of single material (TPE). Made from FDA-approved ingredients, products are translucent to allow for visual contact with flow.<br /> Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Flexible Tubing is designed for reclaimed water applications.

February 10, 2016

Available in ½, ¾, and 1 in. sizes, ViegaPEX&trade; tubing for reclaimed water is designed to deliver clean water and can aid residences in receiving LEED® or National Green Building Standard&trade; points. This flexible, purple-colored PEX solution is resistant to effects of UV and chlorine and thereby helps negate concerns regarding installation and end-use conditions. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Davis-Standard and Conair Collaborate for Medical Tubing Innovation

February 9, 2016

Pawcatuck, Conn. – Continued growth in the healthcare segment has meant steady collaboration between two industry leaders, Davis-Standard and Conair. The two companies are busy supporting customers across the globe with medical tubing systems equipped with Davis-Standard extruders and controls and Conair downstream equipment. Recent sales include lines sold in China for processing FEP and PLLA... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

TPE Tubing withstands peristaltic pump applications.

February 1, 2016

Extremely flexible, fatigue-resistant, and abrasion-resistant, Parprene&trade; Tubing offers alternative to neoprene and rubber tubing. Product features operating temperature up to 275°F and broad range of chemical compatibility. Available in standard sizes from 1/8&ndash;5/8 in. OD, tubing comes in Series G for General Industrial applications and Series F for Food, Beverage, and Dairy applications. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

At MD&M West, Teknor Apex Will Present the Industry's Broadest Range of Compounds for Medical Tubing

January 8, 2016

New Products to Be Featured Will Include Apex® Flexible PVC Compounds with non-DEHP Plasticizers, a Medalist® TPE for Solvent Bonding, and a Rigid PVC for Connectors PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A., – Reflecting its commitment to providing medical device manufacturers with multiple polymer alternatives, Teknor Apex Company has developed the industry’s broadest range of compounds for tubing, and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard to Feature Running Taper Tube Line at MD&M West

December 29, 2015

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) - Live demonstrations of Davis-Standard’s tight tolerance medical tubing capabilities will be on display during MDM West in Anaheim, Calif., February 9, booth 2346. The running line will be making urethane double D taper tube used in pediatric dialysis applications. It will also feature Davis-Standard’s signature MEDD (Medical Extruder Direct Drive) extruder. The MEDD... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Leading Aerospace Tubing Experts Exhibit at AIRTEC 2015

December 18, 2015

Superior Tube and Fine Tubes recently presented their range of high-strength aerospace products at AIRTEC 2015 in Munich, Germany. Incorporating a leading trade exhibition with a high-caliber international aerospace congress and a forum for B2B-meetings, AIRTEC has become one of the most effective platforms for the entire aerospace supply chain to create new opportunities. For US-based... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Precision Tube and Strip Experts Exhibit at MD&M Minneapolis

December 14, 2015

Superior Tube and Fine Tubes presented their range of precision medical-grade alloy tubes at the recent MD and M Minneapolis exhibition. The event hosted some of the leading medical OEM suppliers and is designed to showcase the new technologies and next generation medical devices that are set to transform the healthtech industry. Having identified the medical market as a key area for future... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Kanthal APM(TM)/Kanthal APMT(TM) Materials Continue to Impress Customers with Significant Increases in Durability, Lifetime and Reduction in Energy Use

December 14, 2015

Atlantic Heat Treating Ltd. contacted Sandvik and raised concerns on relatively short lifetime of existing SER radiant tubes in their gas fired Sunbeam Furnace which was failing after ~18 months of service. Sandvik provided replacement tubes manufactured using Kanthal APM extruded material that was sized to work with the existing burner design and to be a direct replacement for the previous... 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... Read More