Asahi/America, Inc.

Asahi/America Releases the Type-57AT Butterfly Valve for Plumbing and HVAC Applications
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Asahi/America Releases the Type-57AT Butterfly Valve for Plumbing and HVAC Applications

Asahi/America’s Type-57AT Butterfly Valve is designed to meet the pressure and temperature guidelines in ASTM F2389 up to 12”. The product features a polypropylene body and disc that are injected molded, a non-wetted 316 stainless steel stern, o-ring seals fitted seat and disc bushings. The valve is available in sizes 1 ½ to 8 inches with a green lever and  1 ½ to 14 inches with a Plasgear...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Asahi/America and Bänenger Announce North American Partnership

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

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

PP/PE/PVDF-based Duct System transports corrosive fumes.

Designed for ventilation and exhaust systems that transport corrosive fumes, Pro-Vent® can be supplied in polypropylene, polypropylene self-extinguishing, polypropylene self-extinguishing-electroconductive, polyethylene, and polyvinylidene fluoride. Materials offer optimal chemical resistance and solid construction while facilitating installation. Complete system includes pipe, fittings,...

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Pre-Insulated Piping System efficiently handles chilled media.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Pre-Insulated Piping System efficiently handles chilled media.

Consisting of polyethylene (PE) inner layer, polyurethane insulation core, andÂ- 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,...

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Asahi/America Poly-Flo® Double Wall Piping System at ACE16
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

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

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....

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Back Pressure Regulators are designed for challenging applications.
Controls & Controllers

Back Pressure Regulators are designed for challenging applications.

Made from Advanced PE resin, Chem Proline® Frank Series V86Â- exhibit resistance to chemicals and stress. Mechanical parts are isolated from media via EPDM diaphragm, and regulator itself is adjustable under working conditions. While offered in respective size ranges of ½–2 in. and ½–1 in., inline and angled configurations are both available...

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Compression Fittings provide complete seal without tools.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Compression Fittings provide complete seal without tools.

Available in PP, PVDF, and PFA, EM-Technik 1+ Compression Fittings feature integrated clamping ring that allows for secure, reusable tube connection without need for loose ferrules. Units are installed by sliding tubing through nut and hand-tightening to create tube connection rated up to 230 psi. Offered in Â-¼, 3/8, and ½ in. sizes in union, elbow, tee, and threaded configurations,...

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Forward Pressure Regulator meets ultrapure water system needs.
Controls & Controllers

Forward Pressure Regulator meets ultrapure water system needs.

Available in high-purity PVDF and PP body materials, model T-241 controls upstream pressure fluctuations to critical points of use in ultrapure water systems. Internal parts are optimized for purity and minimal particle shedding, and all wetted parts are cleaned in automated 6-phase cleaning system and assembled and packaged inÂ- Class 100 cleanroom. Along with integrated gauge guard,...

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Butterfly Valve Handle Kits enable quick actuation.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Butterfly Valve Handle Kits enable quick actuation.

As kit consisting of Plasgear™ hand wheel and attached grip, Speed Handle™ allows smoother and accelerated, single-handed revolutions of manual butterfly valve hand wheel. Hand wheel comes in red and blue PPG for Type-241 and Type-243 Plasgear gear-operator, and Speed Handle grip is Nylon 6 (black) with stainless steel 400 chromate-treated M10 bolt and stainless steel M10 hex nut. While...

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Company News

Asahi/America Announces New Welding Parameter Web App

Asahi/America Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technologies, is pleased to offer a new welding parameter web application for its line of piping systems and welding equipment. Engineers, contactors, installers, and project managers can easily access the welding web app at https://myasahi.asahi-america.com/Weld-Parameter-Web-App or from the company’s homepage (www.asahi-america.com)....

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People in the News

Asahi/America Welcomes New District Sales Manager

Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technology, is pleased to announce the addition of Steve Cardwell to its outside sales team. Steve joined Asahi/America on January 2, 2019 as district sales manager for Northern California and Northern Nevada. Steve will work closely with Asahi/America’s distribution network and business development team on sales efforts and...

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Asahi/America Releases the Type-57AT Butterfly Valve for Plumbing and HVAC Applications
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Asahi/America Releases the Type-57AT Butterfly Valve for Plumbing and HVAC Applications

Asahi/America’s Type-57AT Butterfly Valve is designed to meet the pressure and temperature guidelines in ASTM F2389 up to 12”. The product features a polypropylene body and disc that are injected molded, a non-wetted 316 stainless steel stern, o-ring seals fitted seat and disc bushings. The valve is available in sizes 1 ½ to 8 inches with a green lever and  1 ½ to 14 inches with a Plasgear...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Asahi/America, Inc. Acquires Performance Plastics, Inc.

LAWRENCE, MA – Thermoplastic valve and pipe manufacturer Asahi/America, Inc. announces the acquisition of Louisiana-based fabrication shop Performance Plastics, Inc. The purchase will aid Asahi/America in expanding its existing fabrication capabilities and capacity, as well as broaden their engineered plastic products and services offering. Performance Plastics was established in 2009 by Jason...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Asahi/America and Bänenger Announce North American Partnership

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

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People in the News

Asahi/America Welcomes New Business Development Manager

Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technology, is pleased to announce the addition of Jon Alanis to its business development team. Jon joined Asahi/America on August 8, 2016 as business development manager for industrial products in the western region. Jon, who will promote Asahi/America’s industrial single- and double-wall piping products, will work closely with the...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

PP/PE/PVDF-based Duct System transports corrosive fumes.

Designed for ventilation and exhaust systems that transport corrosive fumes, Pro-Vent® can be supplied in polypropylene, polypropylene self-extinguishing, polypropylene self-extinguishing-electroconductive, polyethylene, and polyvinylidene fluoride. Materials offer optimal chemical resistance and solid construction while facilitating installation. Complete system includes pipe, fittings,...

Read More »
Pre-Insulated Piping System efficiently handles chilled media.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Pre-Insulated Piping System efficiently handles chilled media.

Consisting of polyethylene (PE) inner layer, polyurethane insulation core, andÂ- 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,...

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Asahi/America Poly-Flo® Double Wall Piping System at ACE16
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

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

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....

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