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The machines are equipped with a first cutting arm with a circular idle blade, and a second arm to support the pipe during the cutting process itself Read more

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Four new members were introduced and approved at the TEPPFA 2019 General Assembly Read more

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Hosted in Amsterdam at the Hotel Okura, the event will be held from September 21st to 23rd 2020, with the deadline for abstract submissions being October 22nd 2019 Read more

Events

Held every two years, the event is hosted by the PPCA members PE100+ Association, Plastics Pipe Institute, and The European Plastic Pipes and Fittings Association Read more

Events

Steve Richmond from Rehau has been appointed Vice-President of the BPF Pipes Group, also with a two-year tenure Read more

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Available for free on PPI’s website, TN-59 “HDPE Conduit and Duct Handling Guide” provides information about the safe handling of reels and coils of HDPE conduit and duct Read more

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New guidance from the BPF Pipes Group aims to help those specifying for brownfield sites

The BPF Pipes Group has issued guidance on the use of plastic pipes in brownfield sites to support drainage designers and housing developers. Read more

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Specifying the right plastic pipes for the future of UK infrastructure

With plastic pipes and infrastructure having expected lifespans of 100 years, Derek Muckle says that now is the time for action on product specifications and skills training to ensure pipefitters have the right knowledge for years to come. Read more

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The Swedish pipe specialist Trelleborg has introduced a mechanical seal and a liner end seal for high-pressure water pipes. Read more

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Hull pipe firm Plasticon has gone under after incurring losses since 2016. Read more

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Pipe couplings for hostile environments are available from Cambridgeshire's VIP Polymers. Read more

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Scottish Water asked Asset International to provide pipes for water storage in Rutherglen, and Weholite HDPE was up to the job. Read more

Environment

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Pipes conferences from China to South Africa have attracted a strong showing of stakeholders in pipes. Read more

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A campaign to encourage civil sewearage engineers to opt for plastic pipes is backed by the BPF Pipes Group. Read more

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A sewer system in the new town of Sherford, near Plymouth, has taken accredited ecological HDPE piping for its foul water retention. Read more

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The strong technical guidance heritage of the BPF Pipes group has been built on with the addition of the best Read more

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Reclamation experts Axion Consulting have successfully turned retail gift cards into new PVC applications. Read more

Materials

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Asset pipes

Clayey soil presented a problem for maintaining level pipework at a build by West Norfolk council and Lovells builders, solved by Weholite HDPE. Read more

Materials

A year after building a new pipes factory in Richards Bay, Sizabantu Pipes, which makes Molecor PVC-O pipes under license, is adding a second production line. Read more

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The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre at Catcliffe, Sheffield, has welcomed Polypipe as its hundredth member. Read more

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