Viega Provides Design and Product Transition Assistance for PEX Applications

New Make the Switch program helps customers keep PEX installation projects on schedule.


WICHITA, Kan. – Viega offers technical experts to assist with system design and product selection for switching to Radel® R-based PEX products.

Known as a leader in press technology and training for the commercial, residential and industrial plumbing, heating and cooling industries, Viega will proactively help customers make the switch to polymer PEX solutions.

Viega PEX Press solutions offer the Smart Connect® feature which allows installers to easily identify unpressed connections. The factory-assembled fittings feature attached stainless steel sleeves and are made from Radel R, high-performance polymer.

"The goal of the Make the Switch program is to help customers stay on track and on time with their PEX projects," said Paige Riddle, product manager, Viega. "For anyone needing help switching to Viega PEX Press products, redesigning specs or identifying the best solution for their projects, we’re here to help."

Viega offered the first press system for the PEX market with fittings that improve consistency and reduce installation errors with factory-attached sleeves. Viega PEX Press in high-performance polymer and Viega Zero Lead™ Bronze are available in 3/8- to 2-inch sizes and are ideal for residential and commercial applications. Viega also provides copper-to-PEX transition fittings with system-matched tools and jaws.

To learn more, visit or call 800-976-9819.

About Viega:

Founded in 1899, the Viega Group is the global leader in press technology systems for industrial, commercial and residential industries. Viega LLC, headquartered in Wichita, KS, offers more than 3,000 products, including Viega ProPress® for copper and stainless, Viega MegaPress® for black iron pipe in hydronic systems, Viega MegaPressG for gas and Viega PEX Press systems in Zero Lead™ bronze and high-performance polymer. For more information, visit

Corporate Contact: Tim Allbritten • 316-425-7400

Reader inquiries to:

Contact This Company

More from Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

All Topics

COVID-19 Response Suppliers COVID-19 Response:
Can Your Company Help Provide Critical Supplies?

We are using the power of our platform to aid in the mass shortage of critical supplies. If your company can help provide supplies, capabilities, or materials for products such as N-95 Masks and Tyvek SuitsPlease let us know.

COVID-19 Response Suppliers