TULSA, Okla. — McElroy, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of thermoplastic fusion equipment, is pleased to announce the addition of a new distributor to sell and service fusion machinery in Scandinavia.

Bluegreen Technologies is a Stathelle, Norway-based company with a focus toward environmentally friendly solutions in aquaculture, environmental technology, and traditional infrastructure. This includes industries like fish farming and CO2 capture and storage.

“We’re thrilled to add Bluegreen to the McElroy network of distributors,” said CEO and President Chip McElroy. “Bluegreen exemplifies the qualities we look for in our distributors, including a commitment to furthering the use of HDPE and providing a solid support system for customers. We look forward to growing alongside Bluegreen in the Scandinavian market and continuing to play a crucial role in the fusible pipe industry.”

Bluegreen CEO Nils-Johan Tufte said his company was drawn to McElroy due to its continued focus on productivity, safety, and quality.

“We appreciate productivity and quality,” Tufte said. “McElroy has a proven track record, are driving innovation, and we admire their business culture. Hence, we are fortunate to be their representatives in Scandinavia, and see a big potential in formalizing our relationship.”

Bluegreen joins an extensive list of McElroy distributors around the globe that supply McElroy’s industry-leading thermoplastic butt fusion equipment. 

“As the acceptance and adoption of PE pipe continues to grow, it’s exciting to be at the forefront of the industry and see our distributors, like Bluegreen, find ways to innovate and live up to our mission of making the world a better place,” McElroy said.

About McElroy

McElroy is the leading manufacturer and innovator in the science of joining thermoplastic pipe. The Tulsa, Oklahoma-based company offers the industry’s most complete line of butt, saddle and socket fusion equipment for 1/2″ CTS to 2000mm OD pipe as well as quality assurance accessories that increase productivity and efficiency on the jobsite. For more than 65 years, McElroy has successfully demonstrated a complete dedication to excellence that lies at the heart of the design, engineering and manufacturing of its products. For additional information, please visit the McElroy website at