Supporting Processes

HDPE Pipe technical guidance (High quality Polyethylene Pipes)
Pipe Assembly and HandlingThursday 02 July 2015

PE100 pipe can be supplied in coils up to DN180. For all diameters that are too large to be supplied in coils the pipe will be supplied to site in straight lengths. These will be butt fusion welded...

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Installation ManualThursday 02 July 2015

The four ISO systems Standards, ISO 11296-11299 cover plastic pipes in renovation of gravity sewerage, pressure sewerage, water and gas supply respectively. Each requires that an installation manual...

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Host pipe cleaning & inspectionThursday 02 July 2015

Close-fit Lining Methods Whilst restoring the internal diameter is not critical for slip lining, it is critical if a close fit or tight fit technique is to be used. The host pipe must be thoroughly...

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End fittingsWednesday 01 July 2015

Trenchless installation and rehabilitation techniques that use standard PE100 pipes also use standard end fittings to connect to other pipe materials. These may be fused or mechanical fittings...

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Testing & InspectionThursday 02 July 2015

On completion of the trenchless installation or rehabilitation works using PE100 the works must be inspected and tested. This inspection and testing follows the normal procedures of the customer. No...

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Piecing UpWednesday 01 July 2015

Apart from slip lining, the three techniques for rehabilitating large diameter mains with PE liner pipe are die drawing, rolldown, and folding, and in these three cases the liner pipe termination...

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Excavations & pit sizesThursday 02 July 2015

For all trenchless methods, both new installation and rehabilitation, it is necessary to excavate at each end of the works to reach the working depth for installation or the host pipe for...

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IsolationThursday 02 July 2015

Any rehabilitation or replacement works on pressure mains require the sections of main being rehabilitated or replaced to be isolated from the system. Procedures for isolation when using any of the...

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Members of the Association

BOREALISBOROUGEFormosa Plastics CorporationINEOS O&PIRPCKazanorgsintez PJSCKorea Petrochemical IND. Co., LTD (KPIC)LyondellBasellPetroChina Dushanzi Petrochemical CompanyPRIME POLYMERSABICSCG Chemicals & Thai PolyethyleneSinopecTASNEE