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globalpipe No.376 21.12.2010

1.      Dizayn /Turkey turned back from Aquatherm-Moskow Exhibition with an Award
2.      Pipelife introduces AquaLine RC Robust, a PE100 pipe for the usage of drinking water
3.      GF Piping Systems – wins international award
4.      Mueller Industries: StreamTECH Adhesive Joining System – a flameless joining system
5.      Climate Mat: Viegas newest manufactured system of ProRadiant™ heating and cooling products
6.      THE Machines: One line, various possibilities: THE LaTIG technology
7.      New Weholite licensees: TecPipe SA and SET Pipes Ltd. signed an agreement with KWH Pipe

globalpipe No.375 17.12.2010

1.      GF Piping Systems divests a non strategic asset in China
2.      Wavin improves financing arrangements
3.      MAINTOOLS: INOVO 34/150 „SPEEDY“ – with high-speed into the future of corrugators
4.      Frost & Sullivan: Driven by 2020 Targets, Wind Power Market in CEE Breezes Ahead
5.      Pressing technology for piping connections – Basic Knowledge
6.      Pressing technology for piping connections – Pipe preparation and processing, Leak testing
7.      Pressing technology for piping connections – Press machines, press jaws + press rings

globalpipe No.374 15.12.2010

1.      KWH Pipe divests part of the Swedish operations to Wavin Sweden
2.      Pipes for hot water installations in Europe – Is Copper going to lose its leading position?
3.      Wieland cuprotherm CTX – a plastic coated copper tube with up to 50% reduced copper
4.      POLOPLAST can look back upon a successful start at trade fairs in the spring of 2010
5.      Plastic pipe producers “think big” with the Corrugators of UNICOR GmbH
6.      IPM /I develops in conjunction with Unicor /D In-Line Socketing machines for Corrugated Pipes
7.      battenfeld-cincinnati impresses more than 600 visitors with powerful, energy-efficient machinery
8.      Borealis: BorSafe™ PE100 LS- H pipes raise the quality of drinking water in Poland

globalpipe No.373 07.12.2010

1.      PP-R pipes for hot and cold water installations – development in Europe update 2010
2.      Plomyplas Group IPS / Spain: New SKZ- and Kiwa-Certifications / New web plomyCLICK
3.      Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. (ADS) will open new manufacturing plant in North Dakota
4.      Mexichem purchases Policyd and Plasticos Rex to stay competitive to its US competitors
5.      Kiwa and VDE Institute form international partnership – Kiwa is able to award the CB Certificate
6.      China: Development Trend of Extrusion Equipment
7.      Certifications of European Institutes for PP-R piping systems

globalpipe No.372 25.11.2010

1.      KWH Pipe /Finland: From PE-pipes to PEX pipes – DIN CERTCO approval for PE-Xa pipes
2.      Workers of Pipelife Hispania protests against the closure – Revenue of the Pipelife Group
3.      Battenfeld-Cincinnati: First large high-pressure pipe extrusion line for ZAO Tehstroi/RUS on order
4.      MailleferŽs K 2010 Report: At the end the staff hurried off with their bags full of new projects
5.      USA: Workshop with John Siegenthaler: Advanced Hydronic Systems Design Concepts
6.      KERMI, AFG-Group, Starts Building Two Production Halls in Støíbro /Czech Republic
7.      AFG AS plans to move production of special radiators from Riesa/Germany to Czech Republic
8.      Kiwa collaborates with British Board of Agrément
9.      ISH China&CIHE sign agreement to co-organise the biggest heating&plumbing exhibition in Asia
10.  SKZ-marks: New awarded between March and August 2010

globalpipe No.371 19.11.2010

1.      From a Visitor`s Point of View: Interbuild /UK, VVS Dagene /Norway and Irish Buling Exhibition
2.      KWD Market+Charts “Heating&Plumbing Europe 2010”: What has changed – what is new?
3.      UNICOR, a pioneer in the field of overlapped welded MLP lines, re-starts MultilayerPipe Business
4.      Rehau Pipework /GB used for interseasonal heat transfer
5.      KE KELIT: 50km pipes of the pipe systems KELEN an KETRIX from Linz in Singapore
6.      Borouge: pioneers a trend of using large diameter pipelines for the Middle East
7.      Indian machinery comp. Rajoo Engineers founded JointVenture with Italian Bausano & Figli Spa

globalpipe No.370 27.10.2010

1.      Pipelife Hungary’s green thumb – a tree for every million meter of produced+sold multilayer pipe
2.      Pipelife closes its subsidiaries in Spain and Portugal
3.      World Record 1 of German SKZ and P.E.S. /Iran: PE Pipe / 1,6m Ø / width of 140 mm assembled
4.      World Record 2 of German SKZ and P.E.S. /Iran: 2400 mm Ø solid-wall PE-pipe
5.      Borealis, Borouge and NOVA Chemicals at K 2010 – three strong companies share one presence
6.      Romania on a negative trend in 2010 Transparency International Corruption Perception Index
7.      India: Konark Plastomech Pvt. Ltd. offers a wide range of Plastics Extrusion Machinery
8.      Wavin to give Presentation at AMI Plastic Pressure Pipes Conference in February 2011
9.      Nexans’ QICC joint venture in Qatar starts commercial production at its new cable plant
10.  Sustainability Edge Solutions: Plastic piping aids green building / Study ordere by PPFA + PPEF

globalpipe No.369 22.10.2010

1.      K 2010: Optimism abounds in the industry in time / clear signs of recovery in the industry
2.      Nueva Terrain /Spain: Oxygen Barrier Pipe Certified – in union to the PB Push Fit accessory
3.      Schütz /Germany: Studded system panels installed at E.ON Ruhrgas AG
4.      Lubrizol BlazeMaster® Fire Sprinkler Pipe&Fittings Outperform Steel /recent Environm. Study
5.      Lubrizol BlazeMaster® Fire Sprinkler Systems: Cost effective. Reliable. Fast and easy to install
6.      battenfeld-cincinnati: Worldwide leading position in pipe extrusion lines for bore pipe segment
7.      High Tech Extrusion at K 2010: New Innovative Parallel Twin-Screw Extrusion Lines
8.      European plastics industry works hard to put the crisis behind it
9.      EU: Construction output down by 0.4% in EU16 – Up by 0.3% in the EU27 – August to July 2010

globalpipe No.368 16.10.2010

1.      Plastic sewer pipes – focus on facts: 25 questions and answers
2.      New PLASSON series 19 push fit fittings for the connection of PE potable water pipes
3.      PEX Association (Europe): PE-X Pipes – can be recycled, but itŽs different to thermoplastics
4.      UK: REHAU RAUVITHERM Pipework chosen for District Heating Scheme
5.      Corr Plastik doubles production capacity – with extrusion lines from KrausMaffei Berstorff
6.      Coastal sewer system renewal project demonstrates qualities of polypropylene pipes
7.      KraussMaffei Berstorff: Worldwide sales success with extrusion lines for extra-large pipe
8.      Unison: Next-generation tube bending machines make debut
9.      Sikora: X-Ray technology for rubber hoses and composite pipes – Presentation at K 2010
10.  Happy Birthday! – Assocomaplast, Italians machinery association, celebrates its 50 years
11.  Largest rainwater infiltration schemes in Europe at the new Berlin-Brandenburg Airport
12.  ISO: Standards make the world accessible for all – 41st World Standards Day – 14 October 2010

globalpipe No.367 06.10.2010

1.      Uponor: 15 years of innovation with Quick and Easy connection system
2.      REHAU North America breaks ground on Site of New “Polymer Solutions Center”
3.      REHAU UK: Interesting Buildings with REHAU underfloor heating and flexible pipes
4.      Mona Omar Abu El Khair has become the first Arab Woman to receive the int.PlasticWelder License
5.      ItŽs K-time 27.10. – 03.11.2010 in D-Düsseldorf /Int.Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber worldwide
6.      SABIC® Vestolen A RELY Achieves New Standards in HDPE Pipe Applications
7.      HONEYWEL: Launches SENSEPOINT XCD RTD a new gas detection
8.      KraussMaffei CEO Dr. Dietmar Straub sees return to sales growth
9.      Dr. Hans Ulrich Golz becomes new CEO of KraussMaffei Berstorff GmbH
10.  Russia: Rebounding of construction industry not yet in sight – Trend to Green Building (gtai)
11.  Stenungsund expansion to enable broad supply of Borealis solutions for wire and cable sector
12.  TEPPFA: SMP Study – Flexible pipes perform better
13.  AMI releases the 2010 edition of its “Global Steel Pipe Coating” market report.

globalpipe No.366 02.10.2010

1.      China Liansu expects rising pipe demand – even Chinas housing sector faces worries of a bubble
2.      Czech Republic: Korado’s sales down, Stiebel EltronŽs profit low and VaillantŽs profit increased
3.      Baxi Romania plans to sell 8,500 thermal units by year-end
4.      Pipe Coil Techn. /UK plans to open a plant in Ohio – the first oversea manufacturing operation
5.      FBC™ Building Solutions of The Lubrizol Corporation – CPVC and PEX piping sulutions
6.      New CPVC Piping System from Lubrizol handles 25% more Pressure
7.      Understanding Chinas consumers by looking at the distinct classes: urban and rural consumers

globalpipe No.365 21.09.2010

1.      Wavin: Revenue recovery in Q2 after difficult start of the year
2.      Correction: Rehau schedule of 2010 Skill Builders training classes for the U.S. and Canada
3.      Georg Fischer presents technologies for the markets of the future
4.      EPN Data Report: “Plastics Pipe & Profile Producers 2010 Europe” / Wavin at top of Europe
5.      AKAN Int. Group /Germany and AKAN Enterprise Group Shanghai /China
6.      Zhe Jiang Nanfeng Piping Industry – a top-end private enterprise founded in 2006
7.      Uzbekistan to get two new pipe plants
8.      China: SKZ establishing itself in the Middle Kingdom, foundation of independent company SINO
9.      Deutsche Bank Research: Asian property markets: No significant bubbles – yet!
10.  NAHB /USA: Housing Starts Rise 10.5 % in August as Builders Struggle to Obtain Financing

globalpipe No.364 11.09.2010

1.      herotec turns 30 – 30 years of innovation and quality for underfloor heating and cooling
2.      The Development of Multilayer Pipes – the beginning…. and how it developed
3.      Multilayer Pipe Production: Start Ups worldwide per Country from 1991 to 2010
4.      Ukraine: plastic pipes – oversupply and bankruptcies in the local PE pipe industry (gtai)
5.      Rehau: Updated schedule of 2010 Skill Builders training classes for the U.S. and Canada
6.      PMI: Water Efficiency and Sustainability Key Topics at the PMI Fall Meeting, Oct. 3-6, in D.C
7.      PPI: Plastics Pipe Institute Announces Inaugural Recognition Awards
8.      MAINTOOLS: High-performance Corrugator PROTOS 165 starts operation
9.      Unicor at K2010: A new Corrugator technology will be presented, the UC 320 will be the highlight

globalpipe No.363 03.09.2010

1.      PEX Back in California Plumbing Code –the statewide Use of PEX Tubing is allowed
2.      TEPPFA Civils Newsletter : Why? – A letter of Rolf Melink, Chairman
3.      Wavin North-West Europe first to receive CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) certificate
4.      JENTRO: A system supplier of axial compression fittings for PEX and MULTILAYER pipes.
5.      GF Piping Systems is bringing its tenth production plant in China on stream
6.      GB: Emabond Solutions presents a Total New Plastic Piping Solution “EXOWELD Plastics”
7.      GB: Radius Systems Enters Joint Agreement in Middle East
8.      USA: CONTECH Announces Agreement with JM Eagle that gives them acess to Eagle Corr PE™
9.      USA: Prinsco announces Beresford as Site of New South Dakota Manufacturing Plant

globalpipe No.362 23.07.2010

1. – Relaunched Internet platform for TECE: more information, more benefits
2.      Uponor Germany honoured as Top 100 company
3.      Unicor: Tunnel pipe optimizes flow properties of plastic drainage pipes
4.      KraussMaffei: New Head of Corporate Communications and Marketing: Imre Szerdahelyi
5.      Borealis: BorSafe™ pipe innovation prioritises environment and efficiency
6.      THC Chile: New solar panel EcoPanel has been released in 2010
7.      Tweetop / Poland: New products for floor heating systems are included in the new catalogue
8.      Plastic Pipe System Joint Venture between Radius Systems /UK and Senaat Group /Abu Dhabi
9.      JCR Eurasia Rating has reaffirmed a credit rating with a ‘Stable’ outlook to Dizayn / Turkey
10.  Freedonia: Demand for Water & Wastewater Pipe in the US to Reach $19.6 Billion in 2014

globalpipe No.361 20.07.2010

  1. 69th Euroconstruct Conference June 2010 in Dublin: 2010 – A difficult year
  2. Switzerland: Uponor and TECE have founded Swiss-based companies
  3. Metzerplas /Israel: Super Pipe (SP) – a successful combination of metal and plastic together
  4. Rifeng: 11.6mm Multilayer Piping System for Heating in Europe
  5. Rifeng: A review of the Philippines Market
  6. Modernisation with SCHÜTZ R 50: 740 m² of Underfloor Heating for „Allgäuer Bank“, Germany
  7. Rehau: Extended range for electrofusion fitting FUSAPEX: reducing adapter + flange connection
  8. Vinyl 2010: Achievements keep the European PVC industry on course to keep its promises
  9. Vinyl 2010 launches a new, competitive edition of the Vinylgame

globalpipe No.360 14.07.2010

  1. Wavin UK: A Fire at WavinŽs plant near Durham has destroyed 40 tonnes of plastic piping
  2. Zetaesse /Italy: First pre-insulated copper tube named “CUPEX”
  3. Aalberts Industries has reached an agreement to acquire 100% of Conbraco Industries, Inc.
  4. Rettig Group issues a EUR 100 million domestic bond
  5. battenfeld-cincinnati: Prepares for the economic upturn with new extrusion lines at K 2010
  6. Maillefer: Preview to K 2010 in D-Düsseldorf – Innovations for its tube & pipe extrusion lines
  7. Borealis: BorSafe™ pipe solution delivers time and cost savings for challenging installations
  8. Trelleborg: ELASTOPIPE™ flexible piping systems Material performance clearly assured
  9. Monument Tools added new sizes for Autocut Small Bore Pipe Cutters
  10. SOLVAY AND ARKEMA: To untie Vinyls Production Join Ventures in France and Spain
  11. Vinyl 2010 achievements keep the European PVC industry on course to keep its promises
  12. BSRIA World Solar Thermal Study 2010: Is the future still bright for the solar thermal market?

globalpipe No.359 30.06.2010

  1. WATTS confirms plans to acquir AUSTROFLEX
  2. KWD Market + Charts: “Multilayer Pipes Worldwide” – Update 2010 now published!
  3. Shuanglin Plastic Machinery – an important manufacturer of Multilayer Pipe Extrusion lines
  4. Pipelife acquires Westpipe AB, specialized in sewage, soil, water and cable protection pipe systems
  5. COES at Mostra Convegno 2010 new products for drainage, water supply, heating + energy sector
  6. Polypipe: Underfloor Heating & Cooling – a greener alternative
  7. Rifeng Old Friend of the BIG5 Show with a New Concept in Dubai
  8. DOW: Solar radiation over the summer months can help to keep roads ice-free
  9. Freedonia: Demand for Water & Wastewater Pipe in the US to Reach $19.6 Billion in 2014
  10. BSRIA: Design guide for energy efficient pumping systems

globalpipe No.358 27.05.2010

  1. Happy Birthday Plassim/ Israel: The pipe manufacturer celebrates its 50th birthday
  2. The Geberit Group is demonstrating its commitment to the growth market in Asia
  3. Head of European Sales leaves Geberit
  4. Multilayer Pipes also available in Nepal: M.C. Int. deals with pipes made by German Technologies
  5. RifengŽs distributor – UK Plumbing Supplies – successfully on Show in Newcastle, UK
  6. Hebei Ritai: Prefabricated Heating Plate with PE-RT pipes – total thickness only 12 mm
  7. Wavin Future K1 – press fit system for metal plastic pipes
  8. Varisol unveiled by Kingspan Renewables – revolutionize the world of solar thermal
  9. EPBD for EU countries publishes its first executive summary Report
  10. European architects: Energy reduction important for their present projects
  11. BSRIA: Global air conditioning feels the world recession in 2009
  12. Frost & Sullivan: New UK Government`s – New Opportunities for the Chemical Industry

globalpipe No.357 20.05.2010

  1. ifo World Economic Climate Continues to Brighten –strong improvement in Asia
  2. Wuhan Kingbull /China: A Great Success for Kingbull at 2010 Canton Fair!
  3. Shandong G.STAR/China specializes in environmentally-friendly pipes for water and gas use
  4. Shandong G.STAR/China: PAP (plastic / aluminium / plastic) Pipes and Fittings
  5. Solin /Greece: Production of Plastic Pipes for Sanitation, Heating, Cooling and Drainage
  6. Polypipe: Drainage Piping System combines Acoustic Performance with Good Looks
  7. KraussMaffei Berstorff is pushing out the limits in pipe extrusion
  8. P.E.S. Productice & Industrial Co. wants to produce PE pipes with diameters up to 2400 mm
  9. Borouge breaks ground for a new Innovation Centre in Abu Dhabi

globalpipe No.356 07.05.2010

  1. Germany: SHK Essen and IFH Nürnberg successful, Economic climate further improving.
  2. Polypipe adds POLYSURE Press Fit Fittings to its Range
  3. PEX Association (Europe): PE-X Pipes – Properties and applications
  4. Visitor navigation tool for K 2010 in Düsseldorf – Germany
  5. Wavin: Operating result ahead of last year despite harsh winter
  6. Borealis achieves positive net profit and improves gearing despite difficult market environment
  7. Borouge underlines its commitment to innovation for China’s growth industries at Chinaplas
  8. Dasheng and IBA have entered an exclusive agreement for distribution of E-Beam Accelerators
  9. Egeplast: Construction of new supply lines in Venice
  10. NIBE /Sweden acquires two companies: ABK in Norway and Lotus Heating Systems in Denmark
  11. NAHB /USA: Annual Housing Starts 1978 – 2009 / light recovery in 2010

globalpipe No.355 02.05.2010

  1. The worst is over – Euroconstruct forecasts a recovery in the building sector from 2011
  2. EUROCONSTRUCT November 2009 – Developement of the Eruopean Construction Market
  3. Poland: New production line of KAN-therm polyethylene pipes – succesfull with PE-RT pipes
  4. Battenfeld and Cincinnati unite to become the world’s number one extrusion machinery brand
  5. Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. / USA: Plastic pipe major ADS diversifies into concrete pipe
  6. Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. / USA: SaniTite® HP High Performance Sanitary Sewer Pipe

globalpipe No.354 11.04.2010

  1. Uponor multilayer composite pipe system from Uponor – The Original / 20 years of experience
  2. IBP Conex Ltd.: New Push-Fit Range offers ultimate in Speedy Versatility
  3. BEULCO®: BEULconnect, the new plug-in system / BEULcomfort, convincing plug-in technology
  4. THE Machines at TUBE Düsseldorf: Laser welded, cost optimized multilayer pipe production
  5. SanitubeTM – Sure Union Int.Ltd. /China: Professional supplier of piping systems from China
  6. Firat Plastics, Turkey, has broken the world record by producing 500 meters one piece pipe

globalpipe No.353 08.04.2010

  1. Novelis invites: Third Compound Tube Conference in Sierre, Switzerland
  2. Geberit Sustainability Report 2010: Sustainability practiced in all business areas
  3. HONEYWELL: Crack the Code of Hydronic Controls
  4. HONEYWELL: SERIES 3000 MKII – New gas detection device for monitoring toxic gases
  5. Despite its downfall: Spanish construction market not void of opportunities (GTAI)
  6. Russian PE-Manufacturers maintain their course of growth / 2009 most difficult year (GTAI)
  7. aquatherm lilac – the pipe-system for recycled / reclaimed water
  8. Firat, Turkey, owns one of the five bittest manufacturing complex of Europe
  9. Krah Pipe Systems: Completition of first project in North America
  10. Large composite pipes have excellent growth potential till 2012

globalpipe No.352 23.03.2010

  1. Novelis: NOVALTUBE™– Compound tubes made by revolutionary production technology
  2. Geberit: Annual results 2009 – Geberit Group again managed to increase operating profitability
  3. Uponor financial statements 2009 – profitability improved in declining markets
  4. Uponor with own legal entity in China – Participation on the ISH 2010 in Eijing, China
  5. Pipe system failures result in retrofitting – Builders used Kitec, an alu-coated PEX pipe from Ipex
  6. ECVM donates PVC pipes for waste water project in Pemba, Zanzibar
  7. aquatherm climatherm: advantages of the new climatherm faser composite pipe oxygen tight
  8. Jiangong Co.,Ltd., China: The three major problems of China ppr pipe industry

globalpipe No.351 16.03.2010

  1. egeplast nordic established – egeplast expands to the Nordic countries
  2. Advantages of 3 layer pipes made of PP-R with a glass fiber reinforced middle layer
  3. aquatherm: with Ø315 mm new dimension for climatherm PP-R fasercomposite pipe
  4. KWD Market Report “PP-R Pipe Systems for Hot Water Installations worldwide 2009”
  5. Wuhan Kingbull, a major chinese pipe manufacturer, celebrated its 10th anniversary
  6. Uponor presents energy-efficient heating and cooling during the UN Climate Change summit
  7. PEX Association (Europe): PE-X Pipes for the district heating sector
  8. Solvay high performance polymers. Now it’s time for…creep resistance!
  9. AMI: Plastics in Sewerage and Drainage Pipe – First international conference

globalpipe No.350 01.03.2010

  1. New ‘no leak’ sliding sleeve jointing system: ULTRA SLIDE BY SAGIV – the ultimate sealing solution
  2. Maillefer names Chairman of the Board and CEO
  3. egeplast: Web Calculator for greater transparency in pipeline installation / HexelOne™-Pipe
  4. KE KELIT: Induction welding is now possible for district heating jacket pipe joints
  5. HOBAS /Austria Goes XXL: Jacking Pipes for Poland’s Largest Wastewater Treatment
  6. Bahrain presents Master Plan for Sanitary Engineering at Underground Infrastructure
  7. Amiantit plans to build a $60 million pipe manufacturing facility in Bahrain
  8. PPI releases new “Quick Start” Model Spec for HDPE pipe in buried potable water installations
  9. SHK MOSCOW 2010 – The most important meeting point for building services + energy technology

globalpipe No.349 23.02.2010

  1. Lichter 3LRK-pipe head opens up new dimensions for Polish pipe producer Skoplast
  2. Russia: Politex PTK, important Russian manufacturer of corrugated double-layer PE pipes
  3. Russia: OOO SINIKON, a joint venture between the Russian SINIKON and the Italian VALSIR
  4. THE Machines SA: Welding of coated thin wall stripes / for example alu foils in Multilayer pipes
  5. NewAge: Raymond Baker, Founder of NewAge Industries, Remembered
  6. Standards for PE-X pipes – specified for a whole range of water and gas distribution applications:
  7. Vinyl 2010: European PVC Industry has taken a significant step in its sustainable development
  8. HG Engineering introduces Flextrusion Tooling System that maximizes quality + minimizes scrap
  9. AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG affected 2009 downturn in construction
  10. AMI global plastics industry seminar – Tools for surviving and thriving in unpredictable markets

globalpipe No.348 19.02.2010

  1. AMI: Middle East Plastic Pipes 2010 – International Developments in Plastic Pipes
  2. Dow: Expansion of International Standard for PE-RT Pipe Could Widen Market
  3. KraussMaffei Berstorff: Complete, single-vendor solutions for production of foam-insulated pipe
  4. AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG affected by downturn in construction and technology markets
  5. Research and Markets: Plastic Pipes Global Trends
  6. Russia: JSC Plast Profil – manufacturer of complete solutions for pipes and fittings
  7. Russia: Chemkor – a joint venture between Chemko and Korund / KrausMaffei extrusion lines
  8. Peculiarities of the Russian Business mentality: How to initiate a business relationship in Russia

globalpipe No.347 02.02.2010

  1. California /USA: Court Overturns State Approval of PEX Plastic Pipe to avoid Health Risks
  2. Pipe trade group (PPFA) appeals Californian ruling against PEX
  3. The neverending story: PEX Plastic Pipe Lawsuit Timeline (California /USA)
  4. Dow to Present New Applications for PE-RT Resins at AQUA-THERM 2010 in Moscow
  5. New polymer jointing technique: RAUTITAN PX by REHAU – Proven a million times over
  6. GF Piping Systems: Type 567 butterfly valve now available up to size DN600
  7. World: Global Economy Recovering Faster than Expected
  8. European Industrial Insulation Foundation
  9. Leoni expands business in JapanRussia: DKC with a new system of corrugated pipes made of polyamide to protect wires + cables
  10. Russia: Adelant with its PVC-C pipe program at Aqua-therm Moscow 2010
  11. Economic Crisis: Russians believe in economic recoveryCONSTROI Angola – Exhibition for Building Materials & Construction Equipment

globalpipe No.346 19.01.2010

  1. Pipeson Analyzer represents the future in evaluation and communication of pressure pipe data
  2. Uponor First PEX Manufacturer to Offer 3″ Tubing for Commercial Potable Plumbing Applications
  3. Tuntaº A.ª. /Turkey, from a small business to a giant for pipes+fittings for the sanitary+heating sector
  4. Aluminum Foil Manufacturer for PP-R / AL / PP-R, Union Non Ferrous Metal Products /China
  5. Fitting Producer from Jamnagar in Gujarat of India: EC Valces + Pipe a.Plumbing Fittings India
  6. NewAge® Industries now Offers Polypropylene Tubing
  7. FRÄNKISCHE corrugators strengthen the market position of UNICOR
  8. AMI presents: POLYOLEFIN ADDITIVES 2010, Trends and technical developments
  9. Plastic Pipes Conference Association: Plastic Pipes XV Conference 2010

globalpipe No.344 06.01.2010

  1. Uponor acquires radiant heating and cooling company in the UK, the Underfloor Heating Co Ltd.
  2. Afriso-Euro-Index: Heating-Check made easy – one instrument is enough!
  3. More than 100 years lifetime expectancy for sewer pipes
  4. Evonik: More Than 300 VESTAMID® Offshore Lines in Three Years
  5. Borealis launches “Water School” website for Finnish children
  6. AMI expects strong fourth quarter Polymer Sales in Europe
  7. NAHB /USA:Builder Confidence Edges Down in December
  8. Russia: ZAO Sibgazapparat and Zabsigazprom, New Techn. for Construction of PE Gas Pipelines
  9. GINDE PIPE /China one of the largest and most advanced Plastic Pipe manufacturer in Asia