CONSIDERATIONS WHEN RESTRAINING MOLECULARLY ORIENTED PVC PIPE

Papers # 2018 Las-Vegas

The benefits of molecularly oriented PVC pipe (PVC-O) are well known and documented. Numerous studies covering improved pipe impact, toughness, hydraulics, and life cycle have been published. There is less information about PVC-O pipe under pipeline hydraulic forces. The objective of this paper is to identify design considerations when restraining PVC-O pipe.

Related keywords : PVC-O, O-PVC, Joints, Restrained.
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