globalpipe headlines 2019

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globalpipe No.715 25.03.2019#

  1. Wavin launch first ever pipe fitting that whistles when it detects a leak – Tigris K5/M5
  2. Uponor S-Press PLUS combines ease of planning + installation with high reliability
  3. Uponor S-Press PPSU Fittings now also available in XL sizes up to 75mm
  4. KAN-therm UltraLine system – successful debut at ISH / Presented all pipe systems
  5. REHAU presents new RAUTITAN RX+ fittings – lead-free drinking water installation
  6. REHAU introduces its new brand appearance to the public at ISH for the first time
  7. Aliaxis unveils its new logo and visual identity at ISH – “we make life flow”
  8. RWC offers ‘Solutions to Shape the World’ at ISH + has united its family of brands
  9. John Guest: RWC reveal brand refresh for John Guest – Pioneers of push-to-connect
  10. JG Speedfit: RWC gives its JG Speedfit brand a new look and feel
  11. SharkBite: RWC’s world-leading push-to-connect SharkBite brand got new look

globalpipe No.714 19.03.2019

  1. Conex | Bänninger seeking ‘Sonic’ sales boom with new look for heritage brand
  2. Conex | Bänninger: Range extended as demand for >B< MaxiPro continues to grow
  3. FRÄNKISCHE added new flow distributor – Best conditions for drinking water hygiene
  4. Georg Fischer: Successful year 2018, major strategic transformation
  5. RWC 1H FY19 results ended 31 Dec 2018: Continued revenue and earnings growth
  6. Watts Water Technologies reports strong finish to record year 2018
  7. Armacell delivered strong financial performance in a volatile market environment
  8. Arbonia: Revenue growth in 2018 – especially pleasing developments in HVAC Div.
  9. Saint-Gobain: Increase in operating income of 4.5% in FY 2018 with up 7.2% in H2
  10. BSRIA launches Offsite Construction for Building Services topic guide
  11. EUROCONSTRUCT: Why Spanish construction is so-so while real estate is booming
  12. Outlook 2019/Construction: Slower growth, rising costs are challenges in Europe

globalpipe No.713 07.03.2019

  1. JANSEN shark: Worldwide innovation of intelligent plastic technology shown at ISH
  2. Doctoris Athanasios at ISH: heating&plumbing products, such as own multilayer pipes
  3. IVAR will present Dirtstop® magnetic dirt separator for the first time at ISH
  4. VHS introduces at ISH the VHS Xpress FullFlow ball valve ensuring 100% full flow
  5. Frabo “OEM solutions” new portal on-line now – Frabo OEM solutions portal
  6. Pegler has expanded its training facilities: specialised valve training centre created
  7. FRÄNKISCHE: SediPipe and SediSubstrator systems now available in size L
  8. AENOR certification of plastics enabled for the RIPCI: ABN already has 2 certificates
  9. Armacell launch new production site in Bahrain to further develop presence in GCC
  10. Georg Fischer: Mads Joergensen to become new CFO of GF
  11. SEKISUI CHEMICAL restructures and invests in growth – moving closer to Europe
  12. KraussMaffei takes over Pultrex – Strategic purchase for pultrusion
  13. Uponor celebrated its 100th anniversary throughout 2018 – Events during the period

globalpipe No.712 28.02.2019

  1. ABN Pipe Systems to exhibit at ISH / 2018 has been a very special year
  2. KAN-therm’s novelty at ISH will be KAN-therm UltraLine System
  3. LK Pex will showcase its PE-Xa, PE-RT and corrugated PP pipes at ISH
  4. RWC at ISH: Solutions to shape the world – one family of brands, one complete solution
  5. Rifeng to exhibit for the first time at ISH with its new logo – introduced in H2 2018
  6. SANHA will show new products and solutions at ISH / Focus will be on digitalisation
  7. SANHA: Fully digital – better processes, internal and for partners
  8. ABN Pipe Systems develop the ABNBIMPIPE experimental project
  9. KAN-therm Push, Press, PP Green, and Inox were awarded with DVGW certificate
  10. Rifeng: Foshan quality survey/annual pipe production can circle the earth 16 times
  11. Gerodur count on inline millimetre wave technology from SIKORA – a success story

globalpipe No.711 22.02.2019

  1. aquatherm: Developed black system / Prefabrication / Daily expert presentations
  2. GF Piping Systems at ISH: Connected to the future – comprehensive services
  3. KE KELIT/Austria and its German subsidiary present their plastic pipe systems at ISH
  4. TECE presents innovations at ISH: Double sliding sleeve system TECElogo-Ax
  5. Wavin at ISH: Special highlight – European market launch of Tigris K5/M5 press fitting
  6. WRW & AIS – Composite pipes & fittings: Using synergies and creating added value
  7. BEULCO at ISH – All about water supply, intelligent solutions and materials
  8. Conex | Bänninger to celebrate 110 years of innovation at ISH / Fitting innovations
  9. Eurotubi at ISH: Some innovations in terms of production capacity
  10. Frabo’s values are a great part of Frabo DNA, which are the push into future
  11. BSRIA will be presenting global HVAC trends at ISH covering latest market trends
  12. NSF International invites to its booth at this year’s ISH / 75th anniversary

globalpipe No.710 15.02.2019

  1. FRÄNKISCHE at ISH: Expansions of alpex product family and profi-air system
  2. Giacomini renews ISH participation+shows for 1st time patented Spider Slim panel
  3. LOEX ISH with newly developed BLife ceiling cooling & heating system and more
  4. mfh systems: Innovative panel heating is electric. Intelligent. Ultra-thin. Digital.
  5. REHAU at ISH: “#expectmore” – Proven systems and promising innovations are shown
  6. Roth at the ISH Fair: Two exhibition stands with numerous innovations
  7. Uponor at ISH with new generation of fittings S-Press PLUS and more product news
  8. Viega at ISH: “AquaVip Solutions” for maintaining drinking water hygiene
  9. Geberit achieved solid sales growth in 2018 by +5.9% to CHF 3081 million
  10. Uponor: Net sales in 2018 improved in all segments by +2.2% / +1.2% in Q4 2018
  11. Mueller Industries reported FY 2018 results: The financial health remains strong

globalpipe No.709 11.02.2019

  1. Yonggao: 35 years ERA Group / New pipes launched / Opening of new logistics center
  2. Zetong Pipe Industry settled in Liangping Industrial Park with new production plant
  3. Rifeng with more innovative display through 4 application scenarios at Canton Fair
  4. Ginde Plastic Pipe Industry showed its wide range of pipes at Canton Fair 2018
  5. Amhara Pipe Factory: Ethiopians PVC&HDPE pipe producer’s vision – One of top 5
  6. Oromia Pipe Factory PLC: Growing Ethiopian PVC and HDPE pipes manufacturer
  7. Molecor participated at Smagua 2019 in February – Molecor CPVC-O pipes awarded
  8. Trelleborg exhibited advanced composite materials at Underwater Intervention
  9. AHR Expo 2019: Palpable energy felt for the future of HVACR among attendees
  10. Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Assoc.’s Annual Meeting: Celebrating more than 60 years of success
  11. VinylPlus Sustainability Forum in May 2019: Accelerating Innovation will take place
  12. PPCA: Plans for OZPIPE XIX in full swing / Plastic Pipes XX website has been launched

globalpipe No.708 01.02.2019

  1. KME Group sells its brass rods and copper tube business to Chinese Hailiang Group
  2. EMMETI – a solid and performing international Group – entered the BIM world
  3. EMMETI introduced Gerpex LBP press fittings range for EMMETI multilayer pipe
  4. Wavin Ekoplastik: New PP-RCT pipe fittings – Gradual transition from PP-R to PP-RCT
  5. Detal-Met/POL shows its System POL PP-R3 piping system/ New production plant
  6. FRÄNKISCHE RUS will exhibit pipes, heating systems and ventilation systems
  7. Aikang (factories: Huajia & Yijia)/CHN show its wide range of PP-R piping systems
  8. HP trend: Large pipe producer in Czech Republic presents its PP-R piping systems
  9. Hutmen/POL presents tubes, rods and profiles made of copper and copper alloy
  10. SOLIN/GRC shows its PEX & PE-RT single/multilayer pipes for heating & sanitation
  11. Cahan Industrial Complex/AZE exhibits its Magna branded PP-R pipes and fittings
  12. Solex/RUS will present its PVC drainage pipes in diameters from 32 to 250 mm
  13. ISO: New guidance to reduce the risks of cyber-attacks on machinery

globalpipe No.707 28.01.2019

  1. Conex Bänninger: Focus on ACR solutions >B< MaxiPro & K65 system at AHR Expo
  2. REHAU show time saving EVERLOC+ compression-sleeve fitting system at AHR Expo
  3. Viega introduced MegaPress® Stainless XL® fittings in 3 new fitting sizes up to 4″
  4. POLOPLAST America offers better piping alternative as steel prices rise
  5. REHAU radiant systems with dedicated outdoor air systems lead to net-zero
  6. Wavin plastic pipes for adapting a ventilation system to be installed underground
  7. Egeplast: egeTherm® High-T pipes for supplying hot mineral water in Bulgaria
  8. Molecor: New BIM content from Molecor for the design of your projects
  9. ISO: Better building with new International Standards for BIM

globalpipe No.706 22.01.2019

  1. Pipelife introducing its new Qual-Pex Plus+ “Easy-Lay” Pipe to the Irish market
  2. Pipelife Ireland: New “Easy-Lay” PB barrier pipe making life easier for installers
  3. REDI/Nicoll presented new Phonoblack plug-in soundproof system in black PVC-U
  4. Prinsco flexible dual-wall pipe GOLDFLEX™ – The future is flex / 60% faster installs
  5. Pipe Systems GmbH: Novel Anti-Lime-Stone control and shut-off valves
  6. Sibur ordered lab system from KraussMaffei Berstorff for PO & PP pipe production
  7. Nordpipe invests in one more KraussMaffei Berstorff PO pipe production line
  8. METUSAN: Industrialisation partner to bring cabling and piping together
  9. WRW sets course for the future by expanding its management board
  10. Dow to help lead $1 Billion Global Alliance to End Plastic Waste in the environment
  11. SABIC joins new Global Alliance to help End Plastic Waste in the environment

globalpipe No.705 15.01.2019

  1. KE KELIT and Heiko Folgmann are going their own separate ways again
  2. Georg Fischer: CEO change – Andreas Müller to succeed Yves Serra
  3. Conex Bänninger introduces >B< Press Inox piping solutions into Chinese markets
  4. BLÜCHER: Topping-out ceremony for drainage products factory extension
  5. Polypipe has announced acquisition of British Manthorpe Building Products
  6. The Compound Company acquires controlling stake in Transmare Compounding
  7. NUPI: PPR NIRON system for a reverse osmosis water treatment station
  8. Charlotte Pipe’s new ConnecTite® closet flange makes it easier to set a toilet
  9. Charlotte: Evaluating chemical resistance of piping systems easier with new app
  10. Durapipe UK offering a new solution for temporarily repairing damaged pipe
  11. BSRIA has launched its White Paper on “Megatrends: Smart Building Technology”
  12. Ceresana: New study predicts growth for PE pipes of approx. 4.3% p.a. until 2025
  13. Flo-Tek: Correction of Chief Operating Officer’s statement in KWD-globalpipe 702