KWD market report: How are Europe's pipe markets developing in times of crisis?
Answers and forecasts in the new update of the KWD Market + Charts "Heating & Plumbing Pipes Europe 2023". It shows the consumption of pipes for domestic installations in Europe by materials and application per country! NOW with Long Time Charts for the TOP 5 countries!
THE Machines develops specific process for reinforced multilayer composite pipes
THE Machines Yvonand SA has conducted an intensive development and test program to achieve high pressure resistant multilayer composite pipe constructions for various applications such as AC (air conditioning) installations, hydrogen transport, industrial applications and raw material reduction projects.
GEBERIT Silent-db20 for 25 years: Highly sound-insulated drainage system
Proven for 25 years - the highly sound-insulated drainage system Geberit Silent-db20 still confidently meets the current state of the art. Thanks to numerous product advantages and simple and safe processing and application, the system is the absolute standard in installation technology.
New BVF info sheet published: Tips for cost savings through efficient heating with an underfloor heating system
Heating costs account for a considerable proportion of a building's annual operating costs. No wonder that users try to reduce heating costs. Starting with modernization measures, such as building insulation, to the installation of modern heating technology.
ISH 2023 confronted with cancellations, e.g., Viega and Uponor cancelled participation
KWD-globalpipe, 17.11.2022. After the digital edition in 2021, ISH 2023 is to be held live again, but with a supplementary digital platform. Nevertheless, some exhibitors have decided not to participate in the next edition of ISH.
Aliaxis’s Drain Water Heat Recovery Unit Helps to Reduce Energy Consumption
With energy prices on the rise, sustainable heating solutions for households are vital to helping reduce energy costs. Aliaxis’s latest product development, the Drain Water Heat Recovery (DWHR) unit, is a solution made to reduce household energy consumption.
REHAU’s whisper quiet RAUPIANO PLUS soundproof pipe system celebrates 25 years
RAUPIANO PLUS acoustic soil and waste system comes in significantly below the required values of VDI 4100 sound protection guideline, with sound levels of just 17 dB(A)*. Quieter than a whisper, because all the components - pipe, fittings and jointing technology - helps to ensure that RAUPIANO PLUS works without any noise nuisance.
Uponor PEX pipes celebrate 50th anniversary
Today, we are celebrating 50 years of being part of the lives of millions of people who have benefited from safe drinking water, comfort, and energy savings thanks to more than 6 billion meters of Uponor PEX pipes installed worldwide. But this is just the beginning. 50 years later, the pipes have proven to be resistant and versatile and are not only still around but continue to be the basis for further sustainable innovations.
ZEWOTHERM: 20 years - from underfloor heating systems to integrated heating systems
From the very beginning, Zewotherm has single-mindedly focused on complete solutions: "20 years ago, we seized the opportunity - at that time with an admittedly very manageable product range - to establish ourselves on the market," says Andreas Ziegler.
SHK-Essen (Germany): Super talks, great atmosphere - but also thoughtful mood
A trade show follow-up report by Jutta Hix, Editor-in-Chief KWD-globalpipe, Sept. 16, 2022. The enthusiasm to meet again at a trade show and to have personal conversations was clearly noticeable! There were few really new products, many product line extensions, but the exhibitors’ first priority was personal contact with customers or ...
nmc CLIMAFLEX® naturefoam now contains more than 30% recycled raw materials
nmc is increasingly focusing on the circular economy with CLIMAFLEX® naturefoam. The family-owned company specializing in innovative foam products is making significant progress in resource conservation and climate protection.