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PB-1 INFORM is a periodic online newsletter informing subscribers of the latest information and applications for PB-1 piping systems.

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Antarctic Research Base

Antarctic Research Base

The Italian Antarctic Research Base installed a dependable pre-tested (-80°C) Flexalen piping system designed to deliver hot water in extreme cold.

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PB-1 for Shipbuilding

PB-1 for Shipbuilding

Due to significant performance benefits versus metals and other plastics, PB-1 is increasingly specified by shipbuilders for new build and refit piping.

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Al-Babtain Tower

Al-Babtain Tower

The Abdul Aziz Al-Babtain tower in Kuwait City, used PB-1 piping from Nueva Terrain. Read more about the benefits of PB-1 in high-rise buildings.

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Chobham Manor

Chobham Manor

Chobham Manor is one of London’s newest urban parks. 850 apartments utilize PB-1 piping systems for bathrooms, kitchens and heating.

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Amsterdam Central

Amsterdam Central

Europe's busiest train station expands the commercial area using an easy to install PB-1 piping system solution for reliable heating and cooling.

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Amager Bank

Amager Bank

Amager Bank on the historic Kongens Nytorv Square in Copenhagen installed a PB-1 piping system to deliver seawater cooling to its server room.

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BD Bacatá

BD Bacatá

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.

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Zamek Topacz Resort

Zamek Topacz Resort

The historic Zamek Topacz Resort & Art Spa was reconstructed using a PB-1 piping system for central heating, potable hot water and process heat.

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Victoria Square

Victoria Square

A landmark high-rise retail, residential and hotel building development uses PB-1 piping systems for hot and cold water and heat for 429 apartments.

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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.

 Benefits of PB-1 for Pressure Piping Systems


Latest News

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.

Solar System for HakaGerodur

PBPSA member company HakaGerodur installed a new solar system as part of its... more

LyondellBasell COVID-19 Response

PBPSA founder member LyondellBasell provides its corporate response to the COVID-19... more

John Guest | RWC COVID-19 Response

Reliance Worldwide Corporation (RWC), the owner of PBPSA member company, John Guest... more

Thermaflex Presenting at Plastic Pipes in Infrastructure 2020

PBPSA member Thermaflex will present at Session 3 of the... more

PB-1 Article in Gulf Construction

Underlining the high levels of construction currently occuring in the Middle East... more

Flexalen Specified for Tallest Building in Benelux

In the port city of Rotterdam, BAM Bouw en Techniek has... more

Nueva Terrain Hosts Technical Visit from Egypt

As Nueva Terrain expands into new markets with its piping... more

Nueva Terrain PB-1 Manuals

PBPSA member company Nueva Terrain offers a broad range of pipes and plumbing... more

John Guest Doubles Guarantee on Speedfit

When it comes to product confidence, John Guest has always... more

Polybutene Piping Systems Association (PBPSA) members