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It can get a little tricky sometimes when trying to make sure you order the right pipe for the job. Some manufacturers talk in terms of nominal bore, some talk about inside diameters and yet others will send you measurements in outside diameters. So, what...

Are you aware of the wide range of threaded pressure fittings there are available? These threaded pressure fittings can help you in many different ways. Benefits: Reduce the number of fittings used. e.g. by using threaded tees and threaded ball valves Connect directly to equipment with...

Following the rains and recent damage to farms in the north island, farmers should be aware that there may be helpful tax deductions available to them when installing culverts on their farms as part of repairing land damage or even for certain land improvement activities.  Type...

What is the Difference Between PVC and CPVC Pipe? PVC You’re probably familiar with PVC pipe. It's the white plastic pipe commonly used for plumbing and drainage. PVC stands for polyvinyl chloride, and it’s become a common replacement for metal piping. PVC’s strength, durability, easy installation, and...

Culvert pipes are key to preventing flood damage to your property. You can use the below as a guide to help maintain, monitor and fix damaged culvert pipes. Maintain Maintenance should be carried out regularly to ensure your culvert pipes are in the best shape to handle...

Conrad Waihape from Waihape Excavating and Drainage received a call late one afternoon. A tanker track bridge had recently been condemned by an inspector but the communication about this had failed to reach the farmer. He was now left with a little over 12 hours...

After the devastating earthquake on 14 November 2016 Kaikoura was effectively shut off from the rest of New Zealand. The coast road and the 83km long inland road (route 70) from Waiau were both impassable. On Route 70 alone there were more than 50 slips...

Check out the applications you can use this in: This modern house has a disaster waiting under its hot water cylinder! Use polypropylene all the way.  Milford High Temperature Waste is a quality polypropylene waste pipe system that has NO LIMIT on temperature of wastewater. Milford High Temperature Waste...

A New Plymouth company has cut their teeth on using Milford Euroflo HDPE Pipe for a big stormwater diversion project. Critical to the success of the project was delivering the pipes to the site before the ominous weather closed in and rain started filling the trenches! Using our EzyAs delivery...

Waimakariri District Council continues to embrace change and use products of the 21st century that will see them through to the 22nd century! WDC were one of the first District Councils to start using Euroflo pipe, and haven’t look back since.  Some comments from their Roading...