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  • Best Geocomposite Drainage and Plastic Drainage Systems

    Previously, drainage pipes were made of lead; bronze, galvanized iron and cast iron which was utilized for water supply or drainage. Yet, time has changed now and these materials have almost replaced plastic pipes due to different benefits they’ve as compared to the pipes made from other material. Mainly 2 sorts of plastic material pipes are there, which includes CPVC and PVC (chlorinated ...

  • Condensate Boiler Drainage Problem Solved

    Wavin Plastics launches versatile range of condensate boiler fittings Wavin Plastics has launched a range of condensate boiler fittings that solve the problem of connecting condensate drainage to the waste system without breaking OSMA specification. The new fittings provide complete flexibility for the installer to choose how the condensate is drained away. Wavin’s new range of fittings ...


  • Wavin Plastics on show in BBC drama

    Wavin Plastics, the UK’s leading provider of water management solutions, has a supporting role in a new BBC drama. A range of the company’s products have been supplied to the set of True Dare Kiss, which started on BBC 1 last week. Wavin’s award winning sustainable urban drainage systems AquaCell and AquaCell Lite were both supplied as props, along with the company’s pervious paving system ...


  • Wavin Plastics Satisfies the Thirst for Motocross

    Motocross Of Nations 2006, the crème de la crème of this year’s Motocross racing calendar, 23-24 September, is to be supported by Wavin Plastics. The 2006 site at Matterley basin near Winchester will be supplied with all the Wavin Osma piping and water storage facilities required to provide optimum conditions for riders from all over the world to compete in this prestigious event. The ...


  • New Wavin AquaGrid paving system The pervious alternative to hard surface drainage

    Wavin Plastics has launched the OSMA AquaGrid pervious paving system to offer a new way to manage rain and surface water drainage. Continuing residential and commercial development means more hard-standing impermeable surfaces, less ground where natural drainage is still possible and more pressure on man-made drainage. The AquaGrid is an easily installed alternative to hard impermeable ...


  • New Wavin AquaGrid paving system: the pervious alternative to hard surface drainage

    Wavin Plastics has launched the OSMA AquaGrid pervious paving system to offer a new way to manage rain and surface water drainage. Continuing residential and commercial development means more hard-standing impermeable surfaces, less ground where natural drainage is still possible and more pressure on man-made drainage. The AquaGrid is an easily installed alternative to hard impermeable ...


  • RainCatcher Soakaway Crates – A More Modern Approach To Surface Water Drainage

      Among RainCatcher’s rainwater harvesting product range of innovative, high performance, easy-to-install tanks, filters, pumps and accessories you will also find our new RainCatcher ...

  • Wavin Plastics launches new TwinWall fittings

    Wavin Plastics, the UK’s leading provider of water management solutions, has launched a new range of fittings for its TwinWall Drainage System to help installers achieve improved performance. The new fittings, which offer enhanced socket design and have considerable benefits over the existing ones, are currently being rolled out to customers. TwinWall is a cost effective pipe alternative for ...


  • Axion Polymers’ plastics recycling process impresses MP

    Innovative and complex processes used to extract plastics from end-of-life vehicles impressed a local MP during a tour of Axion Polymers’ Salford recycling plant in March. Rebecca Long Bailey, MP for Salford and Eccles and Shadow Treasury Minister met production staff and was shown around the site by Axion Director Roger Morton and Commercial Operations Manager Steve Bell. ...

  • Wavin Plastics have Gotta Lotta Osma Gutter

    A high quality and reliable rainwater system is a vital part of any building’s drainage. Wavin’s OSMA range consists of seven rainwater gutter profiles to meet every aesthetic, performance and installation requirement for any type of building. The required rainwater capacity, appearance, durability and ease of installation are all important factors in ensuring the right product is used for the ...


  • Wavin Plastics introduces the largest geocellular stormwater management solution in the U.K.

    The new Jennett’s Park housing development in Berkshire has embraced a pioneering method of underground drainage to minimise the risk of flooding to the ...


  • Save thousands with a twice-yearly home MOT - Wavin Plastics

    Friday 23 November marks National Guttering Day and the end of National Maintenance Week – a week in which the importance of effective house maintenance is highlighted to homeowners across the UK. Denise O’Leary, spokesperson at Wavin Plastics – the UK’s leading provider of water management systems – explains why home maintenance is so important and offers residents sound advice on how to keep ...


  • HSM founds Pühler-HSM GmbH + Co. KG: Drainage and packaging presses supplement the product portfolio in the Environment Technology business sector

    HSM, the South German manufacturer of document shredders and baling presses, founds Pühler-HSM GmbH + Co. KG and takes over part of the assets of former Pühler GmbH in Bergneustadt/Germany. The equipment which will be marketed in future under the Pühler-HSM brand includes drainage presses for plastic, paper and mixed bulk goods, label presses, ice unpacking machines and presses for ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • “Sustainable water solutions should be higher up the agenda” according to research from Wavin Plastics

    Eight out of ten developments in the UK are still being built without due consideration for sustainable water solutions according to research published today by Wavin Plastics, the UK’s leading provider of water management solutions. The research also shows almost ninety per cent of architects think the industry is not doing enough to push water sustainability and that urban flooding will become ...


  • Sssshhhhhh…..Silence please! Wavin Plastics launches low noise push-fit system piping

    Daily flushing of internal drainage is unavoidable but silence is golden, especially in flats and apartments.  With the move towards high-rise flats and tall soil stacks, Wavin Plastics understands that noise can transmit to adjacent room space and is launching a new system that provides for a quieter life. OSMA SiTech - the new low noise push-fit soil system - now available from Wavin ...


  • Hydro International announces Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern distribution agreement with Lane Enterprises

    Hydro International is pleased to announce the appointment of Lane Enterprises as a regional distributor of its innovative stormwater treatment and stormwater flow control products. Lane Enterprises will be an approved distributor for Hydro International’s Downstream Defender®, First Defense®, Up-Flo™ Filter and Reg-U-Flo® Vortex Valve in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern states. Lane ...


    By Hydro International

  • New OSMA Tegra 600 – Non-Entry Inspection Chamber Offers Easy Access for Pipework Inspection

    Wavin Plastics is launching the new OSMA Tegra 600 to provide easy installation, inspection and maintenance to non-adoptable domestic and commercial drainage systems. This innovative non-entry inspection chamber is a much safer and cost-effective alternative to traditional concrete ring manholes during installation and occupation. Tegra 600 is constructed from strong polypropylene. It is much ...


  • Wavin Offers Expert Help and Advice on Part H

    Following the success of its Part H seminars last year, Wavin Plastics will again be hosting a series of short lunchtime seminars to educate subcontractors, construction companies and specifiers about Part H of the Building Regulations throughout 2006. The seminars will cover a wide variety of subject areas relating to Part H and in particular how the regulations promote sustainable urban ...


  • ASTM D7001 - 06(2011) standard specification for geocomposites for pavement edge drains and other high-flow applications

    1. Scope 1.1 This specification covers geocomposite drainage panels used in highway, turf, and other high volume subsurface drainage applications. These products consist of a geotextile wrapped around a polymer core. These products are a minimum of 25 mm (1 in.) thick and are available in 150 mm (6 in.), 300 mm (12 ...


    By ASTM International

  • First Uk Trial Of Non-Entry Inspection Chambers In Adoptable Sewers Demonstrated On Dvd

    Following the successful trial of non-entry inspection chambers in adoptable sewers on a new housing development, Wavin Plastics has produced a DVD to showcase their successful project and encourage other water companies and house builders to adopt this new and innovative approach to drainage. The video shows how this pioneering new product has benefited a brand new community in Leeds, following ...


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