Companies
REHAU
Unlimited Polymer Solutions
Rehau uPVC Windows and Doors are polymer specialists founded in 1948 in the Bavarian town REHAU. Polymer-based materials used in construction industry.
location_on Bedfordview, Gauteng
Geberit, as a pioneer and European market leader, is well known for its water-saving, advanced plumbing and sanitary technologies. From the time of its establishment in 1874, the company has always been a pioneer in the sector, consistently setting new trends and building a reputation for sustainability, innovation, quality and reliability.
location_on Johannesburg, Gauteng
Design Acro
Architectural company offering full architectural services and project management in the Eastern Cape, leader of quality architectural design of the highest standards appropriate for the South African context and culture, developing globally respected and sound business solutions.
Saint Gobain PAM
Manufacturer of SABS Quality cast iron and Ductile Iron: building products, civil construction products, cookware products and high-tech industrial products.
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today26 Sep 2012
verified_userSaint Gobain PAM

Eliminating lead from plastic pipes

Members of the Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers’ Association (SAPPMA) have placed the organisation as a global frontrunner in eliminating lead stabilisers from the manufacture of PVC piping products in South Africa. 
today4 Feb 2014

SABS to ensure PVC pipes are heavy metal free by 2015

The South African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) has welcomed the South African Bureau of Standards’ (SABS) announcement that all PVC pipes manufactured in South Africa have to be free of heavy metals by July 2015.
today31 Mar 2015

Deadline looms for heavy metals in PVC pipes

Manufacturers of PVC pipes in South Africa have less than six months left to ensure that their products are compliant with the Southern African Bureau of Standards’ (SABS) ruling that all locally manufactured be free of heavy metals by July 2015.
today5 Mar 2011

New restraint joint facilitates pipe repairs

DPI Plastics product manager, Mike de Villiers, says that the newly launched Durolok internal restraint joint for PVCU and PVCM pipes can make it easier for municipalities to repair reticulation and drainage pipes that may have been damaged by recent floods, even if they are in still waterlogged ground. “A major challenge facing municipalities at present is that permanent repairs to infrastructure damage can generally only take place after the water levels have subsided and the moisture content of the soil has returned to an acceptable level,” says de Villiers.
today25 Nov 2014

VortX - the new range of floor drainage products

Saint-Gobain PAM has recently introduced VortX to the South African market - a new range of floor drainage products to supplement leading cast iron drainage systems Ensign and Timesaver.