Major renewal project calls for HDPE pipe

Atlantic Street in Springfield, Mo., is notorious for water line breaks. It has been cut up and torn up more times than anyone can count to make repairs on a 1925 cast iron water main that is buried only three to four feet underneath. Any kind of weather — heat waves, cold snaps, droughts and downpours — can cause the ancient pipe to burst or rip at the joint under the patched street. A recent …

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McElroy gains new distributor in Africa

TULSA, Okla. — McElroy is pleased to announce the addition of a new distributor that will sell and service our wide range of fusion machines in Northern Africa. The distributor is Soudure Plastique of Casablanca, Morocco, an established company specializing in polyethylene (PE) pipe equipment and electrofusion machines used in the gas and water industry. “Our products continue to attract distributors all over the world who want to offer the best and most reliable equipment …

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McElroy adds three new distributors

TULSA, Okla. — McElroy has recently announced the addition of three new distributors that will serve domestic and international customers from East to West. The new distributors are R & B Company of San Jose, Calif.; Miami International Machinery and Equipment Corp. (Mimeco) of Medley, Fla., and SOFIPO of Moscow, Russia. “Our fusion machines play a critical role in meeting the increasing demand for fusible pipelines worldwide,” said Chip McElroy, president and chief executive officer …

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McElroy Introduces DataLogger® 5, DataLogger® Vault™

TULSA, Okla. — McElroy recently launched the next-generation DataLogger® 5 and a new software application known as the DataLogger Vault™ to provide users with the most up-to-date tools in quality assurance. The DataLogger Vault provides unparalleled joint-data analysis and storage and is available to anyone who rents, owns or uses a McElroy DataLogger version 3, 4 or 5. The DataLogger 5, which records and documents key parameters of the pipe fusion process, is the most …

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