Pipes - news on Plastech
Molecor has just expanded the production capacity of Oriented PVC Pipes in South Africa.
By the end of the year, Uponor’s footprint in the area will put 738,000 square feet of space — almost 17 acres of facilities — under roof. The total includes a distribution center and resin-receiving facility in Lakeville, Minn.
Romanian pipe manufacturer buys complete line for PO pipes up to 1.2 m in an EU sponsored project.
Large South Korean pipe manufacturer orders extrusion technology from battenfeld-cincinnati.
With FDC battenfeld-cincinnati demonstrates its special competence for pipe extrusion equipment at a customers' event.
The company has installed more than 100 PO and PVC pipe extrusion lines for diameters from 800 mm upwards.
LyondellBasell announced the introduction of Lupolen 5461 B Q 471 B, a grade with higher melt flow rate that improves processing in screw extrusion.
LyondellBasell introduces new Hostalen Resist grade for gas distribution piping systems.
Vietnamese company Tien Phong orders another complete extrusion line from battenfeld-cincinnati.
SABIC Vestolen A 6060R supports the gas distribution pipes industry to meet its challenges.
Braskem has developed a new polyethylene with applications for pipes and water mains at its Technology and Innovation Center in Triunfo.
The market research institute Ceresana expects revenues generated with plastic pipes in Europe to amount to approx. €12.7 billion in 2020.