egeplast Blog | Year: 2012

New pricelist and discounts support specialised trade

egeplast is introducing a new pricelist system for the specialist civil engineering trade in January 2013.  In recent months civil engineering has been faced with declining market volumes and increasing raw material costs.  With the new system for pricelists and terms, egeplast is countering the resultant inacceptable margins.  We have already received the first positive […]

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Family enterprise with support

egeplast with new advisory board and new legal form

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New fields of application

Lecture by Dr. Thorsten Späth at the Plastic Pipes Conference “Custom-made plastic pipes and fittings made from Polyethylene offer new fields of application.” That’s the topic of the lecture of Dr.-Ing. Thorsten Späth, Head of engineering and product development at egeplast, presented at the Plastic Pipes Conference in Barcelona at the 25th September 2012

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+++underground excellence+++

New company film

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New training and innovation center

On 15.05.2012 we moved into the new training and innovation center. The new headquarter is (under the same postal address), central contact point for visitors.

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Permeation of Chemicals

PE pipes for the transportation of industrial water containing benzene

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Pioneer in the area of energy efficiency

egeplast receives energy management certification in accordance with DIN EN ISO 50001

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Social commitment to the region

To support disadvantaged young people in the region, at the end of last year egeplast donated euros 20,000 to the Christoph Metzelder Foundation. Christoph Metzelder thanked the company for the donation during his visit to the headquarters of the plastic pipe manufacturer yesterday. After a tour of the factory he stressed the following to egeplast […]

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Requirements related to coextruded multilayer pipes defi ned in European regulations

In the new edition of the European standards for plastic pipeline systems DIN EN1555-2 for gas pipes (dated December 2010) and DIN EN 12201-2 for drinking water and wastewater pipes (which appeared hot off the press in November 2011), pipes with coextruded layers are described as being equal to pipes fully coloured, and the requirements […]

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