Pipe Distribution


F.W. Webb Co., the largest wholesale supplier of plumbing, heating, cooling and industrial polyvinyl fluoride (PVF) in the Northeast, announced the acquisition of Watertown... more
Louis Berger, a global professional services firm, has been awarded a $4 million, three-year contract with the Washington Sanitary Suburban Commission (WSSC) for a water and... more
Louis Berger has signed a €6.26 million, 79-month technical assistance contract in Romania to extend and modernize the water supply and sewerage systems in the Vrancea County... more
Johnson County Pipe, a Texas-based concrete pipe manufacturing company owned by Thompson Pipe Group, hosted Rep. Roger Williams, R-Texas, and discussed the critical need for... more
Today’s wastewater collection system operators are faced with many daily challenges that range from simple tasks to comprehensive capital improvement plans that must be... more
In an effort to provide safer drinking water for customers and keep a step ahead of inevitable future compliance regulations, the Johnston County Water Treatment Plant (JCWTP... more
As municipalities continue to grapple with aging infrastructure, they need to be aware of effective and efficient methods of replacing failing, outdated or undersized sewer... more
In the spring of 2014, Park County, Wyo., decided to reconstruct an irrigation siphon that ran beneath Bear Creek and flowed along the intersections of Wilson-McKissack near... more
According to the Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI), a relatively new type of large-diameter polyolefin pipe is playing a pivotal role in the restoration of the Everglades.... more
Confronted with a deteriorated sanitary sewer routed deeply beneath several major roadways and a well-established residential area, the Baltimore County Department of Public... more
The City of Culver, Ore., was in need of a better way to recycle and reuse the wastewater stored in its lagoons, so that it would still be able to accomplish land disposal.... more
In January 2004, the City of North Las Vegas’ city council authorized an in-depth analysis on wastewater treatment options for the municipality, and then, later that year,... more
The Mount Sterling (Ky.) water and sewer system needed a 30- and 36-in. sanitary sewer trunk line to handle increases in local sewer flows in the Hinkston Creek area. The... more
The McElroy hydraulically adjustable Pipe Stand for 4- to 20-in. (200- to 500-mm) pipe helps align thermoplastic pipe more efficiently on butt fusion jobsites. It features hand-pumped hydraulic... more
  • The McElroy hydraulically adjustable Pipe Stand for 4- to 20-in. (200- to 500-mm) pipe helps align thermoplastic pipe more efficiently on butt fusion jobsites. It features hand-pumped hydraulic... more
  • The Acrobat 160 is a low-force fusion machine for 63- to 160-mm polypropylene pipe used in plumbing, mechanical, geothermal and other applications. The lightweight device has a small footprint to... more
  • Flowtite fiberglass reinforced composite pipe is ideal for solving corrosion challenges for engineers specifying sanitary pipelines/tunnels and water pressure projects. The pipe does not require... more
  • Mueller has created and offers a complete line of pipe repair products—including service saddles, tapping sleeves and repair clamps—for all types of pipe material. These components are available in... more
  • A-2000 PVC pipe and DuroMaxx steel-reinforced polyethylene (SRPE) represent the leading edge in sanitary sewer pipe technology. A-2000 provides excellent durability and resistance to abrasion and... more
  • Easily installed adjustable clamping pipe brackets are made of non-corrosive 11-gauge 304 stainless. They securely attach pipes to manhole walls and other surfaces with no protruding hardware and are... more
  • Contech Engineered Solutions' website contains a host of resources for engineers in need of wastewater treatment, sanitary sewer, irrigation or reline solutions. The site contains PDF articles,... more
  • DuroMaxx steel-reinforced polyethylene (SRPE) pipe provides strength and durability for irrigation applications. With less weight and larger sizes, DuroMaxx provides a low-cost solution for large-... more
  • Contech offers a variety of products and systems, combined with more than 100 years of experience, to facilitate rehabilitation of storm and sanitary sewers, culverts and bridges. It restores... more
  • Krausz Industries Ltd. has served the water industry worldwide for more than 90 years. Krausz USA is the newly established division of the company, serving the North American pipe coupling and repair... more
IWWD January/February 2013
Until 9/11, fire hydrant security had more to do with "hindrance" than "prevention." It was the theft of hydrant parts, vandalism and unauthorized... more
Fire hydrants exist to protect life and property from the perils of fire. Certainly they have other uses, but their role in protecting us, day in and... more
One of the biggest expenses in wastewater treatment operations is the cost of energy to run the blowers and compressors that produce air for the... more
After overcoming issues of inefficiency and clogging, only vibration remained an obstacle to perfecting the S-tube impeller. Grundfos engineers... more
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview: Rather than using... more
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview: Register today to see... more
Peristaltic metering injector pumps are well suited to metering chemicals that can foul pump heads with conventional check valves. Peristaltic pumps have rollers that... more
The Seametrics iMAG-Series is an economical flanged electromagnetic flowmeter. It is used in 3- to 12-in. pipe in municipal and industrial water, wastewater, treatment plants... more
Changes in volume and debris have always plagued washer compactors because no plant is able to predict the volume or types of debris at the influent. Fixed-volume washer... more
DN Tanks uses advanced technology in the design and construction of prestressed concrete tanks. Over the years, the company has been recognized as an industry leader in areas... more

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