PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Performance Pipe, a division of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP, is pleased to announce the expansion of its product portfolio to include electrofusion fittings.
Electrofusion fittings complement Performance Pipe’s line of heat-fused butt and socket fittings and its polyethylene pipe products. Performance Pipe will now also be able to deliver the significant benefits that electrofusion fittings bring to various industry applications, including making fusion easier in hard-to-access areas, such as trenches and around other pipes.
Performance Pipe will be the exclusive distributor in the United States for Plasson USA’s electrofusion fittings in natural gas distribution applications. Plasson has been a leading manufacturer of electrofusion fittings for over 40 years and tests its electrofusion fittings to ensure the fittings meet or exceed ASTM D-2513, ASTM D-3350, ASTM F-1055, and ASTM F-2897.
Performance Pipe and Plasson each produce fittings in ISO 9001 certified facilities and focus on safety, quality, and reliability. Both electrofusion fittings manufactured by Plasson and heat-fused fittings manufactured by Performance Pipe will be available for purchase from Performance Pipe. Visit www.performancepipe.com for additional details.
About Performance Pipe
Performance Pipe is a division of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP and is the largest polyethylene pressure pipe and fitting manufacturer in North America, with seven manufacturing facilities located throughout the United States. Performance Pipe’s DriscoPlex® medium and high density polyethylene pipe and fittings are regularly sold to customers worldwide.
About Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP is an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC, one of the world’s top producers of olefins and polyolefins and a leading supplier of aromatics, alpha olefins, styrenics, specialty chemicals, plastic piping, and polymer resins. With approximately 5,000 employees, the LLC and its affiliates own $15 billion in assets, including 33 manufacturing and research facilities in seven countries. Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC is equally owned by Chevron U.S.A. Inc., an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Chevron Corporation, and by wholly-owned subsidiaries of Phillips 66, and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas. For more information about Chevron Phillips Chemical, visit www.cpchem.com. Also, follow us on Twitter: @chevronphillips.
About Plasson and Plasson USA
Plasson’s products can be found in municipal water distribution systems, gas conveyance systems, industrial fluids transfer and wastewater systems, and mines in over 80 countries around the world. Plasson’s electrofusion fittings are specifically designed for reliable, high-performance pipe joining and long system life. PLASSON Group has been publicly traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange since 1997.
Plasson USA serves customers throughout the United States, Canada, and Central America and is a subsidiary of PLASSON Group – which employs over 1,200 highly skilled people worldwide and has wholly owned subsidiaries in Israel, Italy, France, Spain, the United Kingdom, Germany, Poland, the United States, Brazil, India, and Australia. The PLASSON Group now operates more than 160 molding/extrusion machines producing over 8,000 products.
For a current listing of Plasson USA products and authorized representatives, visit www.plassonusa.com.