PPCA new website with conference database to benefit plastic pipe industry

Sponsored by


July 25, 2014 -- The Plastic Pipes Conference Association (PPCA) has released a new website (click here) that will provide important technical and commercial information for the plastic pipe industry worldwide. Further, the association has published an online database that contains all of its papers since the first 1970 conference in Southampton, UK.

Over 1,000 papers are included in the database, representing a major resource for the plastic pipe technology market. This collection of presentations covers everything from highly technical aspects to valuable insights into the business forces that continue to advance the industry. Likewise, it includes landmark reference projects, novel applications, installation methods and design, environmental issues, technical standards and testing, new systems and prototyping, raw materials and additives, scientific advances, no-dig solutions, manufacturing expertise, and industry and trade aspects.

The first conference was organized by the Plastics and Rubber Institute. PPCA was specifically founded in 2002 to organize and run the series of conferences and exhibitions on behalf of the international plastic pipe industry. Its member associations comprise the Plastics Pipe Institute (PPI), PE100+ Association, PVC4Pipes Association, and the European Plastic Pipes and Fittings Association (TEPPFA).

"PPCA is a dynamic channel for sharing information, ideas resolution, ideas exploration, and technical know-how," said Tony Radoszewski, PPI president and PPCA vice chairman. "We now have a useful and I believe influential online interface that will encompass regional and global issues. It will save time through less trawling. It will serve as an oracle for a technology that is in a constant state of change. It will inspire since ideas and good applications can be invented anywhere in the world -- as long as we know about them."

See also: "Plastic Pipes XV 2010 Conference issues call for papers"

###

Sponsored by

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Water Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox or Mailbox

Subscribe to one of our magazines or email newsletters today at no cost and receive the latest information.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

NGWA announces recipients of 2015 groundwater industry awards

The National Ground Water Association recently announced the recipients of its 2015 Awards of Excellence, Outstanding Groundwater Project Award and Divisional Awards.

Seven public works professionals earn APWA Certified Stormwater Manager Credential

The American Public Works Association announced that seven public works professionals from North America have recently earned their Certified Stormwater Managers credential.

Paddlers to participate in Missouri River race to support water preservation

Missouri American Water has announced that about 600 paddlers will launch their boats in Missouri River 340 to participate in a race being held on Tuesday, July 28, in Kansas City, Ks.

Green solutions needed in North America for excess stormwater management

According to the Joint Public Advisory Committee of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation, North American communities that are on the front lines of managing excess stormwater flows need strong engagement from governments and civil society.

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

  

 


© 2015. PennWell Corporation. All Rights Reserved. PRIVACY POLICY | TERMS AND CONDITIONS