Pipes & Fittings

Global sanitary products giant Geberit has manufactured its billionth Mapress fitting in the German town of Langenfeld, near Düsseldorf, highlighting the importance of the system and the fact that it meets almost every requirement in the areas of technical building systems, industry and shipbuilding.

Hira Walraven AC Industry has recently opened what is described as the first exclusive fixing systems facility in the Middle East. The facility is part of its new 265,000-sq-ft headquarters at the National Industries Park (NIP) in Dubai, UAE.

RAKtherm, a pioneer in German PPR and PEX piping systems, has developed its newest piping systems range called DWV sanitary system as well as RAKtherm anti-UV fittings.

Viega, a global market leader for metal piping systems, has introduced its innovative Megapress system to the Middle Eastern market. Claimed to be the first system that allows thick-walled steel pipe to be press connected, the carbon steel Megapress system offers a fast, clean and efficient alternative to traditional methods such as welding.

Polypipe Terrain is marking more than 60 years in the Middle East, while its own history stretches back 116 years. From an importer and producer of pitch fibre pipes to being the first in the UK to manufacture PVC (polyvinyl chloride) rainwater and soil and waste systems, Terrain has a long and illustrious heritage.