Cavalaire-sur-Mer on the Côte d'Azur installed an innovative Flexalen PB-1 thermal water distribution system using the seawater for heating and cooling.
PB presented in Würzburg
LyondellBasell presented PB-1 to the annual Plastic Pipe Conference 2019 in Würzburg, Germany. Click More to download or view the presentation.
De Zalmhaven, Rotterdam
Flexalen insulated piping systems made from PB-1 have been specified for the district energy network for what will be the tallest building in Benelux.
PB-1 in High-rise Building
Due to the increased physical properties required by vertical piping systems, PB-1 is specified in demanding applications such as high-rise buildings.
Faculty Housing, Jeddah
King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah, KSA is completing 780 faculty villas using over 15,000 metres of PB-1 piping for hot and cold water systems.
PB-1 vs. PE-RT & PEX
PB-1 offers clear benefits across a broad range of performance categories making it the optimum choice for high performance piping installations.
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.
PBPSA founding member LyondellBasell presented at the... more
Underlining the high levels of construction currently occuring in the Middle East... more
In the port city of Rotterdam, BAM Bouw en Techniek has... more
PBPSA member company HakaGerodur AG will be exhibiting at the European Geothermal... more
Thomas van den Groenendaal, Commercial Manager of PBPSA... more
As Nueva Terrain expands into new markets with its piping... more
Luxembourg / Waalwijk, 3 April 2019 – Armacell, a... more
PBPSA member company Nueva Terrain offers a broad range of pipes and plumbing... more
Responding to customer demand, PBPSA member company John Guest with its JG Speedfit... more
On March 7, 2019 PBPSA member LyondellBasell, presented a Webinar:
Benefits of... more
When it comes to product confidence, John Guest has always... more
PBPSA congratulates member company HakaGerodur AG which was awarded as one of the... 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... more
Flexible plumbing systems produced from Polybutene-1 fulfil the stringent demands of... more
Polybutene-1 heating and cooling systems have been in... more
Polybutene-1 piping systems are used worldwide for... more
Modern jointing technology for Polybutene-1 piping... more
Polybutene Piping Systems Association (PBPSA) members