McElroy Fusion Equipment Used For Earthquake Rehab

McElroy introduced its first fusion machine in 1969. Since then the name McElroy has become virtually synonymous with the term ‘butt fusion’, and continues to be the forerunner in the design and science of joining polyethylene pipe. These improvements in design have one common focus: increased productivity. An earthquake rehabilitation pipeline project in the state of Washington recently utilized McElroy’s newest line of fusion equipment, the TracStar. Since its introduction in 1997, the TracStar line …

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McElroy Expands Presence in Kazakhstan and Eastern Europe

McElroy Manufacturing, Inc. is proud to announce that it has reached an agreement with Anatoli Kim and Maran Engineering to represent McElroy in Kazakhstan and Eastern Europe (including the NIS countries of the former Soviet Union ). Mr. Kim brings a vast knowledge of polyethylene and fusion equipment to the region, and will play a pivotal role as the region continues to use polyethylene-piping systems to expand its infrastructure. For the past three years, Mr. …

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McElroy Manufacturing Named In National Marketing Awards Program

McElroy Manufacturing, Inc. recently received first place honors for their direct mail advertising campaign in the “Measures of Success” Awards program, held in Williamsburg VA. The national contest honors exceptional marketing communications efforts in the construction equipment industry. The Publications in Construction Association (PICA) established the “Measures of Success” Awards to spotlight strong individual marketing communications efforts, and to elevate the role of marketing communications professionals by highlighting the quality of their work and its …

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New Tool Fills Need In HDPE Pipe Industry

Tulsa, OK — McElroy Manufacturing Inc, the leading manufacturer of fusion equipment, recently announced the availability of a new device that has pipeline workers cheering. The innovative piece of equipment called a PolyPorter is designed to aid in the lifting and moving of polyethylene pipe in the field. The PolyPorter is a hand-operated tool used much like a dolly and is intended for pipe up to eight inches in diameter. The price is comparable to …

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