plastic piping industry News

  • China Plastic Pipe Industry Report, 2012-2015

    As the world’s largest producer and consumer of plastic pipe, China’s output of plastic pipe reached 10 million tons in 2011 (a year-on-year increase of 19.0%), and about 11.67 million tons in 2012. In today’s China plastic pipe industry, PVC pipe still holds a dominant position, with output accounting for approximately 55% of the total. However, with the increasingly serious ...

  • Plastic Pipe Leads Oil and Gas Pipe Industry 2017

    World demand to rise 5+% annually through 2017 Worldwide demand for oil and gas pipe is expected to increase over five percent per year, approaching 55 million metric tons in 2017 as higher oil prices and rising demand for energy spur new development, especially in unconventional and offshore fields. Growth in oil and gas pipe demand is expected to be especially strong in developing ...

  • Plastic processing Industrial Machines

    If You are interested in cable-wire and plastic processing industry machines, Demir Makina produces;If your business  related to plastic extruder machines,we will be proud to  work with you. - Cable-wire machines - Pipe machines - Hose machines - PVC seals, gasket machines - PVC ...


    By Demir Makina

  • US Recycled Plastics Industry

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: US Recycled Plastics Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p01050292/US-Recycled-Plastics-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Plastic US demand to rise ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Future Pipe Industries Group Signs Agreement for the Acquisition of Specialty Plastics, Inc.

    Future Pipe Industries Group (FPIG), as part of the execution of its global growth strategy, has signed an agreement with ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS), to acquire 100% of the fibreglass reinforced pipe business, Specialty Plastics, Inc. (SPI) SPI, based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA, is a leading supplier of fibreglass pipes and systems for offshore platforms and marine vessels. The takeover is a ...

  • Sorting plastics: a new device for the recycling industry

    There is a clear need to increase the amount of plastic that is recycled to conserve and recover resources and energy and to relieve pressure on landfill sites. However, recycling plastic waste is problematic as there are many types of plastics: each type has different physical and chemical properties. A recent study has assessed the effectiveness of a new separating technology which sorts ...

  • ASTM plastic piping systems committee developing proposed standard for fluid composite transfer pipe and fittings

    A proposed new ASTM International standard will be used to cover requirements and test methods for a new type of pipe intended for industrial or oil and gas wastewater transfer. ASTM WK44033, Specification for Fluid Composite Transfer Pipe and Fittings, is being developed by  ...


    By ASTM International

  • Water & Wastewater Pipe to 2016

    US demand for water and wastewater pipe is expected to rise more than ten percent per year to $18.3 billion in 2016. Gains will rebound strongly from the declining demand experienced during the 2006-2011 period, in which pipe markets were negatively impacted by the 2007- 2009 recession. Going forward, rising demand will be fueled by a more favorable environment for public infrastructure spending, ...


  • World Water Pipe Industry Demand to Rise 6.8% Annually Through 2017

    World water pipe industry study presents historical demand data for the years 2002, 2007 and 2012, and forecasts for 2017 and 2022 by market, product, world region and for 22 major countries. The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles industry participants. World demand to rise 6.8% annually through 2017 ...

  • 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 ...


  • Rockaway, NJ, plastic pipe producer cited for 18 health and safety workplace violations; US Labor Department`s OSHA proposes $51,800 in penalties

    The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited plastic pipe manufacturer Endot Industries Inc. for 18 health and safety violations found at the company's facility on 60 Green Pond Road in Rockaway. OSHA's inspection began in July based on a referral and as part of the agency's Site-Specific Targeting Program, which directs enforcement resources to ...

  • 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 ...


  • Wavin Plastics Updates the Definitive Guide to Rainwater Systems

    OSMA Rainwater Systems from Wavin Plastics has updated the hugely popular ‘Rainwater Systems Selection and Installation Guide’ which provides advice and support for its customers on the correct selection of rainwater systems. This new guide offers a complete choice of six profile systems – RoundLine, SquareLine, DeepLine, SuperLine, Roofline and NEW StormLine. Wavin Plastics can assure the ...


  • Wavin Plastics Launches the Definitive Guide to Rainwater Systems

    OSMA Rainwater Systems from Wavin Plastics has launched a ‘Rainwater Systems Selection and Installation Guide’ providing advice and support for its customers on the correct selection of rainwater systems. Offering a complete choice of six profile systems, Wavin Plastics can assure the right size and type of gutter for every installation. The systems are all fast and easy to install, and have ...


  • 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 ...


  • Borealis undertakes pioneering analysis of water footprint of plastics

    Borealis, a leading provider of innovative, value creating plastics solutions, has completed the plastics industry's first assessment of the Water Footprint of plastics materials. The findings will be discussed at the 2009 World Water Week in Stockholm. A Water Footprint measures the actual volume of fresh water that a business or manufacturing process of a product or service removes from the ...


    By Borealis AG

  • Global Electrical Plastics Market 2011 to 2016 | Researchmoz.us

    Primarily supported by application sub sectors; Protection Devices, Electric Wires and Cables and Power Capacitors the Electrical Plastics market twitness a value of US$27.2 billion by 2016. Geographical analysis shows the highest Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 9.6% is foreseen from Asia-Pacific region during the analysis period 2011-2016. Buy a copy of ...


  • Pipe Maker JM Eagle Recognized for Energy Efficiency

    JM Eagle, the world's largest manufacturer of plastic pipe, was honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for achieving ambitious energy efficiency goals at four of its facilities. The news comes as the EPA released the results of the "Energy Star Challenge for Industry," an initiative it began last year to encourage U.S. manufacturers to improve energy efficiency. JM Eagle submitted ...


    By JM Eagle

  • Stop Massive Municipal Water Loss with GRP Pipes

    Nearly 40% of South Africa’s municipal water is lost before ever reaching customers, according to the Water Research Commission (WRC). This equates to approximately 1,580-million cubic metres of lost water per annum in a country considered “water-scarce”, or an estimated R7 billion in lost revenue.   Says Roger Rusch, CEO of Industrial Water Cooling ...

  • GRP Pipes Reign Supreme in Mine Dewatering Applications

    Glass-reinforced plastic (GRP) pipes’ proven resilience in harsh terrains, extreme climates and unpredictable site environments make them the superior choice over HDPE, steel and DICL (ductile iron concrete lined) pipes in the demanding environment of a mine dewatering system. Says Roger Rusch, CEO of IWC “Unchecked groundwater can affect the stability of the ...

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