Examples of the innovative work being done by the precast concrete pipe industry to improve performance and competitiveness

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The development of circular precast manhole systems was introduced by the precast concrete pipeline industry in collaboration with the supply chain to provide a value engineered solution. The new manhole system comprises a circular, precast concrete base unit and new thicker-walled chamber rings with watertight flexible joints. These have the benefit of superior quality as… Read more »

The main advantages of concrete pipes over other pipe materials

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The longevity of concrete and the inherent robustness of precast concrete pipes has become an increasingly attractive characteristic as regulatory changes have focused increasing attention on the whole life value of assets. Concrete pipeline systems have been in use for over 160 years. This has given us evidence of what has worked and what has… Read more »