Plumbing

Plumbing systems in buildings can be compared to the backbone of the human body – something which is not visible to plain eyes but without which one cannot live. Over the years, people have started realising the importance of plumbing and the materials one uses in it. Our special feature on plumbing is an attempt by to throw light on latest trends in the industry and present the views of some of the leading people in the industry about the industry, trends and prospects.

Why people are optimistic about plumbing industry

The fact that the plumbing industry in India is attracting new players and also the existing manufacturers are going for capacity expansion

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CPVC pipes becoming popular in plumbing industry

Unplasticised polyvinyl chloride (UPVC), CPVC, high density polyethylene (HDPE), and polypropylene (PPR) are the four main types of polymers used in making

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Plastic pipes industry – market share is shifting

Indian plastic pipes industry is now a happening place. Capacity expansion by existing players, entry of new players, acquisition and consolidation and

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Why water is essential for a sustainable future, Anup Kumar Tripathi

‘Public private civil society should come forward to use water sustainable plumbing products and instruments which may reduce wastage of water, encourage

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Plumbing pipes industry – CPVC pipes gaining ground

During the period 2012-2017, Indian plastic piping industry has grown at a higher pace than GDP growth due to higher investments in

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Aliaxis becomes full owner of Ashirvad Pipes

Aliaxis SA, a global leader in the manufacturing and distribution of advanced plastic piping systems, has agreed to acquire the remaining shareholding

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Astral Poly to produce DWC pipes

Astral Poly Technik, leading plumbing pipe maker in the country, will be producing “Double Wall Corrugated (DWC) pipes which will be used

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Plumbing business attracts new players

In last couple of years, plumbing pipe manufacturing business has become favorite destination of several companies. While brands like Ashirvad and Astral

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We need Bureau of Water Efficiency

Sasikala Rajeswaran, Editor, Sawdust As the awareness about human health, cleanliness and safety increases demand for water too goes up. Added to

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HSIL ventures into plumbing pipes segment

HSIL, India’s leading Sanitaryware company, has commissioned a Rs 160-crore pipe manufacturing plant at Isnapur village in Medak District of Telangana state

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Astral’s piping division expansion to be complete this year

Astral is expanding its capacity in piping division. The company is setting up a new plant at Ghiloth in Rajasthan with an

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