McElroy Rolls Out New DynaMc® Hand Pump Models

TULSA, Okla. — The newest additions to the McElroy line of fusion machines are the DynaMc® Hand Pumps (HP). The machines are designed for job sites where only a few joints are required or tight in-ditch working environments. Three HP models — the 28, 250 and 412 — are currently available for order. Combined, the three models can fuse high-density polyethylene pipes sized from 2″ IPS to 12″ DIPS (63mm — 340mm). Each of the …

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HDPE Making Headway In Water Industry

Tonopah, Arizona — One of the largest water wholesalers in the country got their first taste of what a growing number of water companies in the U.S. already know — the financial bottom-line for water projects using high-density polyethylene (HDPE) is the same color as the pipe — black. That’s what officials at the Central Arizona Water Conservation District (CAWCD) discovered when they let their bid-winning contractor value engineer a 15,000-foot pipeline for the Tonopah …

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Pipeline Bores Under Yaquina Bay

Recently the coastal city of Newport Oregon received a new $20 million wastewater treatment plant. The plant it will replace is located on the opposite side of Yaquina Bay, which the city surrounds. The old plant is still used to pump the treated refuse to its final destination over a mile offshore so the two plants needed to be connected with two separate pipelines. One line to bring raw sewage to the new plant and …

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McElroy releases latest version of Polyethylene Pipe Fusion Products Catalog and Reference Guide

McElroy Manufacturing, Inc., is pleased to announce the release of the newest version of the Polyethylene Pipe Fusion Catalog and Reference Guide. This guide, now in its sixth edition, is widely regarded by many in the industry as the preeminent sourcebook for PE fusion equipment and accessories. The McElroy Fusion Catalog and Reference Guide includes detailed information on the full range of McElroy fusion equipment. Also featured in this edition are several new and improved …

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