June 11, 2007
Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - Viking SupplyNet, a global leader in the distribution of fire protection products, announces its commitment to begin providing a CPVC fire sprinkler piping system manufactured completely from BlazeMaster® compounds, including CPVC pipe produced by Viking Plastics and CPVC fittings from NIBCO, Inc.
Since the 1980s, BlazeMaster has been a leader in CPVC performance and acceptance for fire sprinkler applications. Developed, tested, and refined at Lubrizol Advanced Materials' research and development center, BlazeMaster compounds are specially formulated to ensure the highest system integrity. And, with the most complete listings and approvals available, BlazeMaster CPVC products can be installed in a wide variety of applications. By combining the BlazeMaster CPVC system with Viking's innovative Freedom® line of residential sprinklers, fire sprinkler contractors have access to the most complete, highest performing residential fire protection package in the industry.
Viking approaches fire protection with the belief that an integrated system offers the best possible solution. The availability of a complete CPVC system manufactured from BlazeMaster compounds significantly enhances Viking SupplyNet's ability to provide a single-source solution for many residential and light hazard applications.
Viking Group is a global leader in the manufacture and distribution of innovative fire protection solutions. Established in 1921, the company's products and services are now sold in over 70 countries through an integrated distribution network. For more information on Viking's complete line of quality fire protection products and services, please visit www.vikinggroupinc.com or call 800-968-9501.