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The model T-1960SNL and Model T-1960DENL ate two new models to the No Lead/DZR Forged Brass PEX Ball Valves.

The model T-1960SNL is configured Solder...more...

The Silencer Standard Clamps can be used as a top mount or suspension hanger and integrate with Stout Bracket multi-purpose telescoping supports. The clamps are...more...

About 22 percent of excavations tied to Flint’s lead-tainted water crisis have led to copper pipes that do not pose a threat of leaching lead,...more...

An explosion leveled a home in Firestone, Colo., last month killing two men who were working on a water heater in the basement and injuring...more...

This expansion is company’s 10th since beginning operations in Minnesota in 1990.​

Uponor North America is expanding its manufacturing facility in Apple Valley, Minn., beginning...more...

Genesee County is planning to build a connector to the Karegnondi Water Authority pipeline in order to start treating Lake Huron water and allow the...more...

Mayor Karen Weaver and FAST Start Coordinator Michael C. McDaniel told hundreds of participants attending the Flint Water Infrastructure Summit this week that copper pipe...more...

While members of the Copper Development Association helped Flint, Mich., obtain enough copper pipe to replace service lines in about 5,000 homes at a discount...more...

There is a notion being propagated by importers of Chinese-made cast iron soil pipe and fittings that the use of “virgin” pig iron as a...more...

On Jan. 24, President Donald Trump made good on two of his campaign promises by signing executive orders to revive the Dakota Access and Keystone...more...

These Press System Extended Adapters have been specifically designed to ensure they have the necessary length for a p﷯ress crimp. The new extended adapters are...more...

Aquatherm North America and McElroy are introducing the mechanical and plumbing industry’s first hot tap tool designed specifically for polypropylene piping systems.

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A mechanical contractor is questioning the latest bidding process to replace lead service lines in Flint, Mich.

City officials opened bidding for the fourth phase...more...

The Sentry Locking Caps full line of refrigerant locking safety caps work with access ports on any HVAC system and refrigeration equipment.

Each locking cap...more...

The male standard thread-double male reducing adapter are made of lead free cast brass in compliance with the federal SDWA.  MNST (Male National Standard Thread)...more...

The Press System Extended Adapters have been specifically designed to ensure they have the necessary length for a Press crimp. The new extended adapters are...more...

While we never thought we’d write “Oprah Winfrey” and “no-hub couplings” in the same sentence, a lawsuit over kitchen rehab work on two condominiums once...more...

Legend introduces SmartClick PE-RT & PEX Connection System. The time to install PE-RT or PEX tubing into a SmartClick Connector is a fraction of the time...more...

On Jan. 24, President Donald Trump made good on two of his campaign promises by signing executive orders to revive the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines.

Both...more...

One Equity Partners announced that it has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Anvil International, a leading North American manufacturer of high quality...more...

The 535H Series, ½ inch to 1 ¼ inch pre-adjustable pressure reducing valves are ideal for residential and commercial applications, with a dial indicator for...more...

Viega introduced 12 new reducer and union options for the Viega MegaPress and MegaPressG systems, for schedule 5 to schedule 40 carbon steel piping systems...more...

Pipe high efficiency heat sources to a well insulated, all stainless storage tanks. These storage tanks have four-inch to one-inch connections on top for easy installation. Two for...more...

McWane Plumbing Group held an open house Sept. 27 to celebrate the opening of its new distribution warehouse in South Plainfield, N.J.

Although the company acquired...more...

An Anchorage construction firm is contesting more than half a million dollars in fines levied against it by state officials, who say company workers fatally...more...

The TP123 Pneumatic Test Plug is the newest addition to the GT Water Products, Safe-T-Seal Test Plug offering. It has a wide-reaching expansion capacity of...more...

Hydra-Zorb now manufactures Cushion Clamps specifically for metric pipe sizes. Hydra-Zorb clamps guard against shock, vibration, and corrosion, and they are made in the U.S....more...

I have been at this industrial distribution thing for a long time, which in turn provides a historical perspective.  Through that lens, I recall the...more...

Aquatherm Blue Pipe is getting a new look. The polypropylene-random (PP-R) pipe will be predominantly blue with a thinner green stripe so it can be...more...

Piping Systems, Inc., a mechanical contractor and piping solutions provider in Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island, has launched a new website redesign in honor of...more...

With 90 days left before Election Day, a national poll released Aug. 9 by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers found that half of registered voters...more...

Victaulic has launched the RG5200i, a fully automatic, intelligent grooving tool that transmits instant feedback on the quality of the pipe and the pipe groove....more...

These copper press fittings provide water and airtight sealing for industrial, commercial and residential applications and are compatible with most press tools. Developed for use...more...

After Mayor Karen Weaver said bids to replace lead pipe in Flint, Mich., were "extremely high," several contractors defended their bids and expressed dissatisfaction with...more...

The University of Arlington and the city of Arlington, Texas, are using a robotic-sensor system to assesses area pipelines.

The system from RedZone Robotics uses...more...

The full line brochure features CounterStrike® CSST and PS-II Underground gas piping for LP and natural gas applications.

Catalog is available on line at tracpipe.com...more...

A $4.5 million pipeline for the De Halve Maan brewery in Bruges, Belgium, home to some of Europe’s worst traffic congestion, will help its beer...more...

Matco-Norca offers CPVC x Stainless Steel adapter fittings in male and female versions for use in residential and light commercial plumbing systems for both new...more...

Flomatic Corp. introduces the new Model 5400 Flo-E-Centric plug valves. The Flo-E-Centric plug valves are round-port eccentric plug valves designed in compliance with ANSI/AWWA C517-09.  The body, bonnet...more...

Webstone has announced that many of its products are now compatible with any PP-R or PP-RCT piping system. These new BLUE PP-R Pro products include...more...

F.W. Webb Company, which is marking its 150th anniversary this year, is now in the water works business. F.W. Webb announced March 8 it has formed the...more...

PEX tubing for reclaimed water has high rating for chlorine and is available in ½”, ¾” and 1” sizes. PEX tubing for reclaimed water can...more...

Smith-Cooper International adds to the COOPLOK™ Grooved product line by Smith-Cooper International – the 65HP-1,000 psi and 65HP-ES-2,500 psi High Pressure Rigid Couplings. providing rigid...more...

Flomatic Corporation introduces a new Model 745ASC Rubber Flapper Swing Check valve with adjustable spring closure. This swing check valve has an epoxy-coated ductile iron...more...

Hawthorne is a gentrifying area in southwest Los Angeles County, where there are about 84,000 residents. More residents are arriving every day.

It’s close to...more...

The first half of the year did not produce stellar results for the construction industry. Publicly funded construction increased 7.3 percent in March, which marked...more...

There’s one place with near-constant running water that can be tapped for energy without causing environmental problems: cities’ drinking water pipe. LucidEnergy, a Portland, Oregon-based...more...

In a letter to customers and suppliers, Paula C. Mendell, president of Reliable Pipe Supply Inc., San Diego, Calif., says Reliable has entered into an...more...

HammerHead Trenchless Equipment, a Charles Machine Works company, has announced it has formed a strategic alliance with RS Lining Systems, LLC, the provider of RS...more...

The F.W. Webb Company is announcing an innovative polypropylene pipe and fitting system for commercial, institutional and industrial needs. Making its debut domestically after more...more...

BlazeMaster CPVC 3-inch socket and blind flanges from NIBCO INC. offer enhanced options to adjoin non-metallic piping systems to metal valves in residential and commercial...more...

Elkhart, Ind. – NIBCO INC. promoted Ashley Martin to general manager – PEX of its Lebanon, Ohio, manufacturing facility, reporting to Steve Malm, president and...more...

The new line of quality brass valves with integrated connections for PP-R pipe is compatible for use with PP-R piping systems. New PP-R Pro products...more...

Fairfield, N.J. – John Guest USA has introduced new additions to its Speedfit advanced push-fit fitting system. The new additions bolster an already full line...more...

When industry veterans reminisce on the process of pipe joining, their stories often start with threading. Dry-fitting or dry-sealing a gas line. Tapered threading for metal and plastic pipes.

“Pipe joining...more...

“It is not that you should do wrong by design but that you should never do right by mistake.” –

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The new Model 500AB polypropylene ball valve is compatible with polyfusion technology to achieve a one-piece piping system. It features a

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Introducing a double drop elbow fitting that maintains water quality by reducing stagnation. The elbows are designed to keep fresh water

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Apple Valley, Minn. — Uponor North America is expanding its manufacturing facility here beginning late spring 2015, with completion expected by Dec. 1, 2015. The...more...

The new coil kit CKA is a one-sourced kit supplied with 9900 series Automatic Balancing Valve. It also includes brass strainer

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Franklin Park, Ill. – Facility Executive Magazine recently announced its 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards

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CLEVELAND — The Lubrizol Corporation will showcase its FlowGuard Gold Pipe and Fittings and BlazeMaster Fire Sprinkler Systems brands at this year’s National Association of...more...

Situated in Muskegon, Mich., on about 20 acres dissected by active rail lines, Webb Chemical Service Corporation is a full-service chemical repackaging and distribution facility....more...

The International Code Council (ICC) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Building Product Issues Committee completed a joint survey of code officials across...more...

Many hear the name Lubrizol and think only about lubricants, engine oils and fuels. But, what many don’t know is that The Lubrizol Corporation acquired...more...