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EUROFLO® PROVING TOUGH ENOUGH FOR ROADING PROJECTS IN WAIMAKARIRI Multiple drainage and culvert renewal projects have been carried out in and around roads in the Waimakariri district and they’ve all had one thing in common: they’ve been delivered on time and on budget using EUROFLO® culvert...

A dangerous corner on Te Waka Road in the Hastings region has been made much safer thanks to a modified road design supported by EUROFLO® culvert pipe. Hastings District Council identified the in-bend on the corner as too narrow for large trucks and forestry transporters to...

When the team at Wanaka-based company Aquascape was asked to create a water play area at a local childcare centre they found some creative uses for EUROFLO® culvert pipes. Aquascape owner and director Robin Cliff set out to create an interactive water feature for the children...

People often ask what is our top tip to selling culvert pipe? And our answer, gleaned from over 20 years of selling culvert pipe, is still the same. In order to sell culvert pipe, you must first stock that culvert pipe. Sounds pretty simple right? And this...

Thanks to their chemical structure, plastics are capable of resisting the effects of the atmosphere, of water and many other chemicals which corrode metals. For this reason, they are also employed as a corrosion protection coating for metals and are referred to as chemically resistant. Although...

Maybe you have heard of fluming mentioned but are not really sure what it is? The dictionary describes it as: ‘A flume is a human-made channel for water in the form of an open declined gravity chute whose walls are raised above the surrounding terrain, in contrast...

Plastic pipes are flexible and although they can support certain external loads by themselves, their real behaviour derives from their deformation as they take on the lateral passive pressure of the ground that surrounds them. As rigid pipes can’t be deformed, they have to be...

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...