Almere District Energy
Thermaflex has been a major contributor to the sustainable city development project of Almere, The Netherlands with its Flexalen District Energy system.
The legendary Highbury Stadium was converted into 860 apartments. JG Speedfit was selected for the hot and cold water plumbing for all units.
Heating for 4000 Homes
The City of Purmerend, NL replaced its district heating network into 4,000 existing homes using a pre-fabricated Flexalen PB-1 system from Thermaflex
Flexible PB-1 piping has been specified for the South Tower and Mall water systems of BD Bacatá in Bogotá, Columbia's tallest building project.
A total of 408 apartments were equipped with Polybutene-1 Underfloor Heating using JG Speedfit lay flat pipe and plumbing fittings.
PBPSA | Polybutene Piping Systems Association
The Polybutene Piping Systems Association (PBPSA) is an international association of market leading companies committed to the use of the thermoplastic material, Polybutene-1 (PB-1) for the manufacture of piping systems. Also known as polybutylene, PB-1 is used worldwide in applications including piping systems for large-scale building projects, district energy networks, heating and cooling, and plumbing installations.
New PB-1 grades, applications and techniques are constantly being developed. Latest News provides updates of new innovations in PB-1 products, performance and end use.
A healthy and cool indoor climate, it is a basic living... more
JG Speedfit, the world leading manufacturer for push-fit fittings, has been awarded... more
PBPSA member Thermaflex (North West Europe), the innovator and manufacturer of... more
In September 2011, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched Sustainable Energy... more
A technical document covering all aspects of PB-1 piping capabilities and... more
With a focus on the Thermaflex operating philosophy of "taking care of energy... more
PBPSA warmly welcomes Nueva Terrain S.L. as our latest member company. PBPSA members... more
The invention of the push-fit fitting is driven by the demand for faster and easier... more
As the heating industry strives to minimise its impact on the environment, PBPSA... more
The At a Glance page provides an overview of Polybutene-1 piping systems and answers... more
Polybutene (PB-1) Frequently Asked Questions responds to queries from visitors inter... more
Flexible plumbing systems produced from Polybutene-1 fulfil the stringent demands of... more
Polybutene-1 heating and cooling systems have been in oper... more
Polybutene-1 piping systems are used worldwide for Distric... more
Modern jointing technology for Polybutene-1 piping systems... more
Polybutene Piping Systems Association (PBPSA) members