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PPI President David Fink

PPI

The Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI) has named David M Fink as its new President and Executive Director effective at the end of January. Read more

industry

Davis-Standard’s 3000A embodies smart technology for hose applications

Davis-Standard

In continually improving system productivity through smarter technology, Davis-Standard has introduced the Model 3000A (automatic) crosshead for rubber hose applications. Read more

machinery

US EPA rule could mean more lead water pipe replacement

PPI Inc.

Tighter rules limiting the amount of permissible lead in water pipes has led to the Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI) issuing an overview for dealing with and eliminating deteriorating pipes. Read more

materials

Fast and precise measurement of tubular samples

Zumbach

Tube and hose manufacturers are searching for fast, precise and cost-effective ways to measure and record tubular samples in the laboratory. Read more

machinery

Urban Agriculture with Reused PVC Booklet

VinylPlus

25 sustainable growing stations consisting of waste PVC plastic pipes found in recycling centres formed the framework of a green festival in Aarhus, Denmark. Read more

materials

PMR: Global sales of plastic pipes surpassed $30bn in 2018

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A new market study on the plastic pipes market that includes the global industry analysis for 2014-2018 and forecast for 2019-2029 considers plastic pipes in the construction industry and offers thorough analysis of the plastic pipes market Read more

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TEPPFA: Plastic pipes brings efficiency gains

TEPPFA

Surface heating and cooling using plastic pipes is helping facilitate a greater uptake of renewable heat sources and proving highly energy-efficient in our increasingly energy-aware climate. Read more

industry

Circular Plastic Alliance Declaration

TEPPFA

On 20 September the key influencers that can move society at large to a more sustainable use of plastic products gathered in Brussels to sign the Circular Plastic Alliance Declaration. Read more

industry

Tecnomatic at K 2019: higher performance and productivity with Industry 4.0

Tecnomatic

Tecnomatic at K 2019: higher performance and productivity with Industry 4.0

Italy-based turnkey specialists for the plastic pipe industry Tecnomatic shares how Industry 4.0 has revolutionised its business, and why it's bringing these innovations to K 2019 Read more

16 Sep 2019 10:29 guest blogs

PPI hosts free electrofusion guides for HDPE pipe

Plastic Pipes Institute

Two guides detailing the steps for electrofusing joints and couplings for a HDPE pipelines are available for free at the Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc.’s (PPI) website. Read more

industry

Parker balances innovation and quality in harsh environments

Parker Hannifin

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, will be demonstrating its latest products and system solutions that help drive increased productivity and profitability in the oil and gas industry at this year’s Offshore Europe. Read more

industry

‘Artificial Vision’ for pipe extrusion lines

SICA has always been careful to meet market needs by combining the most advanced technologies with Italian design, and has developed a Vision-based quality control system to be applied to its Belling machines Read more

31 Jul 2019 09:47 guest blogs

Plenty in the pipeline at the PVC4Pipes Conference

PVC4Pipes

Significant trends across the European plastic pipe value chain, cost-competitiveness of PVC pipes and best practices for their installation will be some of the key topics for debate by a host of European experts at the first PVC4Pipes conference Read more

materials

China’s Plastic Pipe Industry Conference signals further growth

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The Plastic Pipes Conference Association (PPCA) announces that papers delivered during the sixth China International Plastic Pipe Conference will point towards further growth Read more

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Sica’s saw model TRKC 160E for HDPE, PP-R multilayer and PVDF pipes

Sica

The Sica TRKC machines are planetary saws with hydraulic cutting devices, created specifically for cutting in an extrusion line without removing material from HDPE and PP-R pipes, even of great thickness. Read more

machinery

Tests confirm 100-year expected lifetime for PVC and PE pipes

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Practical experiences gathered and technical assessments carried out support that unplasticised (PVC-U), high impact polyvinyl chloride (PVC-Hi) and polyethylene (PE) buried pipes Read more

materials

PVC-O piping systems

TEPPFA

The first European EN standard for oriented unplasticised PVC-O pipes has been released after a four-year development process initiated by TEPPFA. Read more

materials

TEPPFA takes a closer look at the designs of plastic pipes.

TEPPFA

TEPPFA takes a closer look at the designs of plastic pipes in infrastructure and engineering applications Read more

industry

Molecor provides continuous PVC-O solutions

Molecor

With ecoFITTOM, the first fittings in the world in PVC-O, Molecor offers a continuous system. This material continuity guarantees the same hydraulic and mechanical properties in the different elements that form the network Read more

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Cockle Bay, Sydney

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The Plastic Pipes Conference Association (PPCA) announces that papers delivered at the Ozpipe XIX Conference in Australia will lead to a significant upswing in the region's plastic pipe industry. Read more

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  • PPI President David Fink

    PPI

    PPI President David Fink

    PPI President David Fink

  • Davis-Standard’s 3000A embodies smart technology for hose applications

    Davis-Standard

    Davis-Standard’s 3000A embodies smart technology for hose applications

    Model 3000A

  • US EPA rule could mean more lead water pipe replacement

    PPI Inc.

    US EPA rule could mean more lead water pipe replacement

  • TEPPFA launches new website

    TEPPFA

    TEPPFA launches new website

  • Urban Agriculture with Reused PVC Booklet

    VinylPlus

    Urban Agriculture with Reused PVC Booklet

    Urban Agriculture with Reused PVC Booklet Published by VinylPlus. Brussels, 2019

  • Amsterdam Pipe Conference: Last call for papers

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    Amsterdam Pipe Conference: Last call for papers

December 2019

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