Key Subjects for Plastic Pipes XIX

The main program will comprise more than 100 presentations covering technical and marketing issues relating to the design and development, testing, installation and operation of plastic pipes systems. Papers will offer solutions to technical and engineering issues using plastic pipes systems, and also identify market trends for further growth in the use of plastic pipes.

Market Issues

The evolution of the plastics piping applications

Experiences world wide

Replacement of traditional materials

Standardization and norms

Plastics Pipeline Solutions

Large projects and novel applications for plastics pipelines

Rehabilitation and replacement of aging pipeline infrastructure

Case histories

Sustainable construction

Life cycle assessment (LCA/EPD)

Resource Conservation through plastic pipes

Application areas for Plastic Pipes

Gas & water systems

Water transmission needs

Sewerage & drainage systems - SuDS

Hot & cold systems - Surface Heating/Cooling

Soil & waste systems

Plastic piping systems for industrial services

Plastic based composite piping systems

Processing, Test Methods and Performance

New plastic pipe materials, additives or ingredients

Testing methodologies

Structured wall and multi-layered plastic pipes and fittings

Developments in pipes & fittings

New product design and testing tools for plastic pipeline systems


 Innovation in materials, ingredients and pipe systems

The official language of the conference is English.