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Plastic channels vs. concrete channels: material pros and cons

Water channelling systems, whether used in public or private works, can generally involve three types of materials: concrete, polymer concrete and plastic materials. The choice of the appropriate material is very important in order to make the laying operations efficient and to obtain an optimal result also in the long run, prolonging the useful [...]

2021-09-24T09:28:09+02:00September 24th, 2021|Drainage|0 Comments

How to install water drainage plastic channels

The installation of the drainage system in sewerage construction projects is a delicate operation that requires the utmost care to ensure maximum long-term performance. After analysing the different materials available on the market and all the benefits of plastic channels, attention must be paid to the installation process. We can divide the installation process [...]

2021-10-07T15:21:51+02:00September 13th, 2021|Drainage|0 Comments

Corporate Social Responsibility: we’ve won the Silver EcoVadis Medal

Through our Manifesto we want to pave the way for a health and sustainable growth for us and our collaborators, customers and partners. In this regard, the most influential independent evaluation platform EcoVadis certified our commitment on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). For this first year, we are proud to announce that we have been [...]

2021-09-03T12:23:49+02:00September 3rd, 2021|News|0 Comments

SABdrain drainage channel in polypropylene: all the advantages

In a drainage system, whether for pedestrian, vehicle access or industrial areas, drainage channels are the first element to pay attention to in design and purchase phase. The choice of drainage gutters is not only influenced by the load class and the dimension of the drainage system, but also by durability, strength, simplicity and [...]

2021-07-23T12:07:03+02:00July 6th, 2021|Drainage|0 Comments

Why replace concrete drainage channels with polypropylene ones: all the advantages

It is often necessary to replace drainage channels that have become worn over time due to the weather or to the chemicals carried by the drainage system. In this article we investigate the issue of replacing drainage channels and the reason why plastic ones should be chosen over concrete channels. Plastic channels guarantee an [...]

2021-06-11T15:32:00+02:00June 11th, 2021|Drainage|0 Comments

Rainwater collection with drainage channel at service stations and forecourts

The rainwater drainage system must be designed taking into consideration some valuable aspects to keep it efficient over time. Oils, hydrocarbons and chemical substances that are dispersed on the surface of petrol stations or forecourts and then carried away by rain can corrode drainage channel and accelerate their ageing. Below you will find some [...]

2021-05-21T09:56:28+02:00May 5th, 2021|Drainage|0 Comments

Looking for a PE pipe compression fitting for drinking water? All the reasons to choose Blueseal16

Our polyethylene pipe fittings can be categorized into two main lines: Perla, the top line for drip irrigation systems and Blueseal, the certified compression fitting for potable water networks. After having analysed the possible problems that can arise in water mains and the importance of purchasing quality fittings to avoid them, in this article [...]

2021-04-23T10:59:49+02:00March 31st, 2021|Water and gas, Termoidraulica|0 Comments

How to choose quality polyethylene pipe fittings

Breakdowns in water networks are a serious problem for water management authorities. The costs to be sustained may rise due to the repair or the replacement of the pipeline. However, it is possible to prevent certain breakages through the use of quality materials. A sensitive element of the network is the junction point between [...]

2021-03-09T15:34:08+01:00February 25th, 2021|Senza categoria, Water and gas|0 Comments

Water supply systems and breakages: what are the costs to be considered?

In order to achieve the aims in the water supply systems management, the authorities in charge must guarantee a maximum efficiency and effectiveness of the supply service. Pipeline breaks can cause significant problems and can create inconvenience and disruption to consumers, as well as high costs in the short, medium or long term. [...]

2021-02-08T09:49:15+01:00February 8th, 2021|Water and gas, Termoidraulica|0 Comments

Comparison between electrofusion fittings and push-fit fittings for PE pipes

With this comparison between electrofusion fittings and push-fit fittings for PE pipes, we would like to provide support in the choice between the two fittings, taking into consideration installation time and related costs. Before looking at the differences between the two solutions currently available on the market, it is necessary to start from a [...]

2021-04-20T10:32:40+02:00December 22nd, 2020|Water and gas|0 Comments