Hose, Pipe, Tubing & Fittings

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Tigre and ADS Form Joint Venture for the USA and Canada Markets

Apr 22, 2014

HILLIARD, Ohio - Tigre S.A. Brazil (Tigre) and Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (ADS) entered into a new joint venture, forming Tigre-ADS USA Inc. on April 7(th), 2014.  The Company will manufacture and sell PVC fittings for Waterworks, Plumbing, and HVAC applications, primarily serving the U.S. and Canadian markets.  The new joint venture represents a continuation of the existing activities... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Aluminum Fill/Drain Plugs have metric or BSPP parallel threads.

Apr 21, 2014

Made of turned aluminum with matte shot-blast finish, GN 741 and GN 742 are available plain or with fill or drain symbol laser engraved. While GN 741 types have NBR synthetic rubber seal, GN 742 versions have Viton rubber seal. Groove undercut in mating face retains seal, preventing it from dropping out and from extruding when plug is tightened. Metric pipe thread sizes from M14 x... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Safe, Smart and Sustainable for All

Apr 18, 2014

Saint-Gobain extends the bio-based, phthalate-free technology of Tygon S3™ to its entire portfolio of tubing solutions for food and beverage products Akron, OHIO – The Process Systems Business Unit at Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (SGPPL) announces that it has incorporated the technology behind Tygon S3™, a safe, smart and sustainable tubing solution, throughout its portfolio of tubing... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Universal Conduit Elbow enables 4:1 SKU reduction.

Apr 11, 2014

Replacing 4 conduit body configurations, T&B® Rigid Fittings BlueKote® Universal Conduit Elbow (LU) Form 8 enables fiber-optic cable to be run in ¾ in. system, instead of 2 in. system, and maintain cable bend radius. Angled covered port facilitates wire pulling and uses standard covers. While UL listing as enclosure permits internal splices, rating for 40% wire fill avoids need... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Strength of TPE Medical Tubing Assembly with Single-Barb Fitting Surpasses That of Standard Adhesive-Bonded PVC

Apr 10, 2014

In Tests by Eldon James Corp. of Tubing Made with Medalist® TPE from Teknor Apex, Connection Withstood More than Double the Force Specified in Customer Requirements DENVER, CO, U.S.A. – Tests by Eldon James Corporation, a manufacturer and custom assembler of medical tubing and fittings, have demonstrated the toughness of tubing produced from Medalist® thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Thermoplastic Piping Stops Corrosive Leaks for Paper Production Plant

Apr 09, 2014

Paper manufacturers rely on piping systems for the safe conveyance of Sodium Hypochlorite (NaOCI), commonly known as bleach, to whiten raw paper.  One such manufacturer was experiencing leaks from corroded welds in their stainless steel Sch 40 316L piping system. In order to provide a safer work environment and protect sensitive equipment, management sought a better solution for handling NaOCI... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Fabrico Medical Offers Fabrication and Assembly Services for Microfluidic Devices

Apr 08, 2014

Creates Precise Features and Intricate Designs on Flexible Materials Rochester, NY – Fabrico Medical, the premier provider of converted materials and advanced assembly for the design-to-manufacture of medical devices and diagnostic disposables, is now offering fabrication and assembly services for microfluidic devices. Typically used for measuring blood gases, bacteria, coagulation, drug... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Rotary Union exhibits durability and reliability.

Apr 01, 2014

Suitable for use where water, oils, or noncorrosive fluids reach up to 200°F, DWA Series offers max speed rating of 1,750 rpm and max pressure rating of 200 psi (180 psi on 2 in. models) to meet process heating and cooling requirements in diverse industries. Sizes range from ½–2 in. NPT, and metric threads are also available. Features incldue silicon carbide and carbon... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Victrex Receives As9100 Certification for Its High Performance, Lightweight Aerospace Tubing Solutions

Mar 31, 2014

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA  USA – Victrex has successfully obtained the rigorous AS9100C/ISO9001:2008 aerospace certification for its VICTREX Pipes™ production lines. This certification gives the aerospace industry the confidence to specify the robust, lightweight tubing made from VICTREX® PEEK polymer. Today, more than 15,000 aircraft rely on the high performance thermoplastic in demanding... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

ASAP Offers UC Economy Launcher Kit

Mar 27, 2014

It is a fact that new hose is dirty, new tube & pipe are dirty, That is why when you have a hose assembly made at ASAP Hydraulics, we clean the hose as part of the assembly process. But what happens in the field when you make an assembly or buy tubing or pipe from another source, When you install that assembly, you are contaminating your hydraulic systems. This is why, ASAP Hydraulics now offers... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Multi-Purpose Toggle & Jaw Fittings

Mar 24, 2014

Suncor Stainless has Developed a New Line of Light-Duty Rigging Products

Plymouth, MA – Suncor Stainless, Inc. has designed and developed a new line of pivoting threaded eye fittings. These new products are so versatile that they can be used for a variety of marine and industrial light-duty applications. This line of rigging fittings is made... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Wall Pass-Through System transfers critical fluids.

Mar 21, 2014

Designed for aseptic transfer of critical fluids during pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical production, AdvantaPass minimizes cross contamination risks. System combines single-use tubing and isolation chamber assemblies with in-wall, permanent stainless steel components to eliminate cleaning validations associated with clean room protocols. Since system conveys fluids without need to... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Luer Connectors facilitate medical testing applications.

Mar 20, 2014

Featuring sleeve operation that eliminates repetitive twisting and turning, LuerMate™ 60M Series provides seamless connection to female medical Luer configurations. Mechanical actuation eliminates plumbing and fittings required in pneumatic test applications, and collet design locks securely to Luer for instant test connections to 750 psi. With no operator adjustment, connectors’ design... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Hannay Reels Displays Diverse Array of Firefighting and Rescue Reels at the 2014 Fire Department Instructors Conference

Mar 20, 2014

Westerlo, NY – Hannay Reels, the world leader in dependable, high quality hose and cable reels for OEM and aftermarket applications, will showcase hose and cable reels designed specifically for firefighting and rescue applications at the 2014 Fire Department Instructors Conference, April 10-12, 2014, at the Indianapolis Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis. Visit booth #4516... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Raintight EMT Fittings require no disassembly. .

Mar 19, 2014

Supplied pre-assembled, ETP™ Couplers and Connectors are ready to install on conduit with no disassembly, special tools, or torque required. Units have internal sealing and compression ring, along with KO sealing ring, to prevent water from entering into conduit, electrical boxes, or enclosures. Available in ½–4 in. sizes, steel connectors are zinc electroplated for indoor/outdoor use.... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

MJS Packaging Partners to Win Tube of the Year Awards

Mar 12, 2014

LIVONIA, MI – MJS Packaging is proud to announce that its work with partner Essel Propack America has resulted in two prestigious Tube of the Year awards.  There were fifty entries in five market categories submitted by member companies to the Tube Council. Equate Beauty Acne Foaming Wash, a premium Walmart brand, won the Best Pharmaceutical Tube Award. Working with Essel Propack America,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Sandvik to Highlight Tube and Pipe Consistency

Mar 07, 2014

Sandvik will ask the question, "How reliable is your tubing?" on its stand at Tube 2014. The reason behind this is so that visitors can fully appreciate the standard of tubular products they are buying and subsequently understand the operational limitations. "It really is all about understanding the quality and consistency of material and to explain why Sandvik delivers seamless tube that does... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

New Sunbesta-ZV Multi-Layer Fuel Hose Meets Today's Automotive Requirements and Tomorrow's Challenges

Mar 07, 2014

EXTON, Pa. – As the evaporative emission standards for cars become more severe year by year, lower fuel permeation, higher heat resistance and better adhesion properties are required. Overall performance is improved by using AGC's current two-layer tube system, Sunbesta, which the automotive market has utilized for years. Today, AGC has announced the release of Sunbesta-ZV, the next generation... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

DSTI Introduces New HPI Fluid Swivel Product Line

Mar 07, 2014

DSTI is excited to introduce a new standard product line aimed at providing a high pressure solution for offshore and subsea flexible hoses. The new standard high pressure inline (HPI) product series allows for complete rotation of high pressure topside and subsea flexible lines critical for offshore production operations. DSTI's HPI fluid swivel line provides the offshore market with a compact,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Threaded Plugs close bore holes.

Mar 04, 2014

Offered in zinc plated, blue passivated steel or in stainless steel, DIN 906 and DIN 906-NI Threaded Plugs with Tapered Thread are used to close bore holes with cylindrical tapered internal thread. Tightness depends on medium, pressure, temperature, and material pairing. Available with or without GPC (Precote 5) thread coating, plugs come in metric tapered pipe thread sizes from M8 x 1.0 to... Read More