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FRP and Hydraulic Efficiency Previously Recorded October 26, 2016 When selecting pipe for your next project, you want to consider all the economic and technical factors, including long-term implications relating to hydraulic performance. Join our October 26th webinar: “FRP and Hydraulic Efficiency.” Pipe selection was once based primarily on purchase price. Today, engineers understand that …

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A Warrior Returns to the Fight Against Corrosion SUMMARY: DALLAS, Texas (PRWEB) March 2, 2016 – Thompson Pipe Group—Flowtite® (http://www.flowtitepipe.com) is delighted to announce the return of Dee Bryant to the position of Regional Sales Manager with immediate effect. Dee has an impressive track record of leadership and dedication to the task of eradicating pipe …

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What You Need to Know About a New FRP Jacking Pipe Option Previously Recorded May 20, 2015 Previously, only one pipe manufacturer in the U.S. could supply fiberglass pipe for jacking operations. Today, owners, engineers and contractors have another option: Flowtite® FRP jacking pipe. Take this opportunity to learn more about the details of a …

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New desalination plants in California must now comply with statewide rather than local regulations in order to mitigate harm to the environment. The decision comes just as the state’s water board is introducing mandatory—in some areas rigorous—cutbacks in water use. Read more in this Reuters article.

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At this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, the important subject of water was a hot topic. Nestlé Chairman Peter Brabeck-Letmathe authored a paper entitled “Water overuse and waste: addressing the global crisis locally.” The paper drew attention to severe water shortages in a number of areas in the world, such as Mongolia and Tanzania. …

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The Governor of California has ordered mandatory water use restrictions for the first time ever. Local supply agencies are to impose severe cutbacks that affect homeowners, farmers and other businesses. Residents will have to change the way they think about water consumption. And it’s not just a California issue. Significant cuts to agriculture will likely …

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Understanding FRP Pipe Options, And How To Specify To Benefit Your Project Recorded November 15, 2014 Discover the answers to many of today’s more pressing challenges—including corrosion, life cycle benefits and sustainability—by better understanding the potential in composite pipe materials. Many engineers simply aren’t specifying FRP because they don’t have all the information they need. …

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Independent Study Confirms FLOWTITE™ Holds Up in Harsh Conditions Rialto, CA – FLOWTITE™ fiberglass pipe (FRP), manufactured by Thompson Pipe Group, demonstrated its ability to withstand chemically harsh conditions by passing the City of Los Angeles’s pickle jar test. The pickle jar test examines the physical properties of materials used in sewers through the long-term …

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Watch our previously recorded webinar, FRP and Force Main Pipe: Debunking the Myth that Long Term Savings Cost You More Money Upfront. Participants will earn one Professional Development Hour.

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A Closer Look At Pipe Rehabilitation With FRP Sliplining Recorded March 25, 2015 There’s no question there’s a massive need to renew many of the aging pipes buried under our towns and cities. But just how do you rehabilitate a sewer (built when Calvin Coolidge was U.S. President) when it runs under a busy traffic …

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