GF Piping Systems and GF Machining Solutions Celebrate Continuing Growth at New Irvine Facility Grand Opening
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GF Piping Systems and GF Machining Solutions Celebrate Continuing Growth at New Irvine Facility Grand Opening

IRVINE, Calif. – Georg Fischer LLC, Irvine, CA, and GF Machining Solutions LLC, Lincolnshire, IL, both part of Switzerland-based Georg Fischer Ltd., welcomed more than 150 guests including many city and state officials, at the Grand Opening of their new Irvine facilities on Oct. 9.Â-  The event featured a formal ribbon cutting ceremony followed by refreshments and guided tours, product...

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Polyethylene Piping System withstands harsh applications.
Pipe and Piping

Polyethylene Piping System withstands harsh applications.

Offered in sizes from 2–36 in. IPS, SDR11 and SDR17 with metric sizes from 20–250 mm, ecoFIT Industrial Polyethylene Piping System features chemical, abrasion, UV, and weatherÂ- resistance as well as high impact strength, even at low temperatures. ecoFIT is available in complete range of components including valves and connections, and is installed with fusion joining technology....

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Round and Flat Profile Heat Pipes help cool hot components.
Pipe and Piping

Round and Flat Profile Heat Pipes help cool hot components.

Used for transporting power dissipation away from hot electronic components, ATS copper heat pipes are available in 33 round and flat profile versions. Products transfer component heat to heat sinks with minimal temperature differenceÂ- while also distributing heat efficiently across length of heat spreaders. Shaped by hand or machine to meet application needs, all heat pipes can be...

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Viega Wins Plastic Pipe Institute's 2013 Project of the Year Award for Sun Valley Ski Resort Project
Tubes and Tubing

Viega Wins Plastic Pipe Institute's 2013 Project of the Year Award for Sun Valley Ski Resort Project

Approximately 30 miles of ViegaPEX barrier tubing installed in renovation of snow melting system. WICHITA, Kan. — Viega was awarded Plastic Pipe Institute's (PPI) 2013 Project of the Year" award in the building and construction division for its Sun Valley Ski Resort snow melting system project. Each year, PPI, a manufacturing-based trade association representing all segments of the plastic pipe...

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PP-R Piping System offers PP-R to copper sweated connections.
Pipe and Piping

PP-R Piping System offers PP-R to copper sweated connections.

Used in PHVAC applications, polypropylene-random (PP-R) piping systems featureÂ- straight, threadless transition from PP-R pipe to copper sweated connections. This facilitates fitting out installations entirely in PP-R. While PP-R portion of stub-out is mold-injected PP-R and connected via heat fusion, copper portion is connected using copper solder joints or compression fittings....

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Piping Systems feature PEX compression adapter.
Adapter Fittings

Piping Systems feature PEX compression adapter.

Used in variety of PHVAC applications, Polypropylene-Random Piping Systems feature PEX compression adapter made of PP-R and lead-free brass. Adapter allows installers to transition between Aquatherm and PEX in potable water and radiant systems. Manufactured to ASTM F1960 standard and available in Â-½, ¾, and 1 in. diameters, adapter has male-end design that enables installers to fuse...

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Pipe and Piping

Springfield Plastics, Inc. Receives Certification

Only Company in U.S. to Use 100% Virgin Resin Auburn, Illinois – Springfield Plastics, Inc. (SPI) is the only U.S. company to receive certification for use of 100% Virgin Resin in Drainage Pipe.Â-  Steve Baker, President of the company stated, We feel it is very important for our customers to know that we want to make this commitment to them year after year. That's why we have continued to...

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Pipe Handling System aids horizontal/directional drilling.
Pipe and Piping

Pipe Handling System aids horizontal/directional drilling.

Utilizing wireless remote controller operation and vacuum-lifting technology, HDD Pipe Handling SystemÂ- tilts and places drill stem at angles from 0° and 30° without using ropes or slings. Weight lets one worker lift drill stem and transfer pipe into drilling rig, while 360° hydraulic rotator gives operators complete control over drill stem and allows for...

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Thermoplastic Piping Stops Corrosive Leaks for Paper Production Plant
Pipe and Piping

Thermoplastic Piping Stops Corrosive Leaks for Paper Production Plant

Paper manufacturers rely on piping systems for the safe conveyance of Sodium Hypochlorite (NaOCI), commonly known as bleach, to whiten raw paper.Â-  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...

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