Lifetime

08 / 02 / 09What is the typical design life of PE pipe ?

PE pipe systems are usually designed by our customers based on empirical and actual test data on the basis of a 50 year service life. Under normal operating conditions the actual life is expected to...

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08 / 02 / 09What factors can influence the design or service lifetime?

The service lifetime is influenced by five factors: The pipe operating conditions (temperature and pressure) The pipe material used External pipe loading (traffic loading, high water table,...

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