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SAPPMA issues call for papers ahead of PIPES XII ConferenceArticle

The Southern African Plastic Pipes Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) has issued an invitation to professionals interested in presenting at its PIPES XII Conference...

8 Feb 2019

Plastics pipes bodies warn against substandard pipe use in important applications
Plastics pipes bodies warn against substandard pipe use in important applicationsArticle

The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association has added its voice to the Plastics Pipe Institute's warning about substandard high-density polyethylene pipes...

25 Jan 2019

SAPPMA stands fast on manufacturing standards
SAPPMA stands fast on manufacturing standardsArticle

According to Jan Venter, CEO of SAPPMA, its board members decided during a recent strategic planning session to remain steadfast in their focus on quality...

16 Apr 2018

#BestofBiz 2017: Construction & Engineering
#BestofBiz 2017: Construction & EngineeringArticle

Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Construction & Engineering site over the past year below...

14 Dec 2017

SAPPMA Pipes XI Conference focuses on sustainability and invention
SAPPMA Pipes XI Conference focuses on sustainability and inventionArticle

The SAPPMA Pipes XI Conference took place in Gauteng earlier this month, covering issues relating to plastic piping, water infrastructure and engineering...

13 Sep 2017

#BizTrends2017: Exciting areas of growth in plastic pipe industry
#BizTrends2017: Exciting areas of growth in plastic pipe industryArticle

Despite numerous appeals made to government by industry, not enough has happened this past year to improve South Africa's water infrastructure...

Jan Venter 28 Dec 2016

The PIPES X Conference too place in Johannesburg last week.
17 experts address PIPES X ConferenceArticle

The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) recently hosted its PIPES X Conference in Midrand...

14 Sep 2016

SAPPMA issued call for papers ahead of annual Pipes Conference
SAPPMA issued call for papers ahead of annual Pipes ConferenceArticle

A call for papers has been issued by the Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers' Association (SAPPMA), ahead of it's annual Pipes Conference...

1 Jul 2015

Agbiz launches Political Agri-Economy report
Agbiz launches Political Agri-Economy reportArticle

Agbiz launched its first Agbiz Political Agri-Economy report in April...

27 May 2015

SAPPMA expresses concern about SA's water supply
SAPPMA expresses concern about SA's water supplyArticle

SAPPMA has expressed grave concerns about the severe pollution in water sources, water losses in distribution, and the lacking water infrastructure that is expected to support increasing demand...

20 Feb 2015

Industry forced to embrace change, adapt and face enormous challenges
Industry forced to embrace change, adapt and face enormous challengesArticle

"The SA plastics industry is currently in the throes of one of the most challenging periods in its history," Plastics|SA's Executive Director, Anton Hanekom, told guests at the recent AGM...

6 Nov 2014

Pipes VIII Conference announces sponsors, keynote speaker
Pipes VIII Conference announces sponsors, keynote speakerArticle

The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) has announced the main sponsors and keynote speaker for this year's Pipes VIII Conference that will take place on 2 September 2014 at the Bytes Conference Centre in Midrand.

27 Jun 2014

New members for SAPPMA and IFPA
New members for SAPPMA and IFPAArticle

The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) and its subsidiary organisation, the Installation and Fabrication Plastics Pipe Association (IFPA) have jointly welcomed nine new members to their associations recently.

17 Jun 2014

SABS to ensure PVC pipes are heavy metal free
SABS to ensure PVC pipes are heavy metal freeArticle

The South African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) has welcomed the South African Bureau of Standards' (SABS) announcement that all PVC pipes manufactured in South Africa have to be free of heavy metals by July 2015.

29 Jan 2014

SAPPMA invites experts to conference
SAPPMA invites experts to conferenceArticle

The seventh annual conference of the Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) will be taking place on Tuesday, 10 September 2013 at the Bytes Conference Centre in Midrand, Gauteng. Various local and international experts will be presenting papers at the conference.

8 Aug 2013

Revised technical manual to be released by SAPPMA
Revised technical manual to be released by SAPPMAArticle

At the end of August 2013, the revised 2013-2014 Technical Manual will be released by the Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturer's Association (SAPPMA).

27 Jul 2013

Cape beaches to receive bins to store broken or discarded fishing linesArticle

Following the successful implementation of a pilot project that uses PVC pipe as bins for discarded fishing line along the Overberg's Gansbaai shoreline, beaches on the Western, Northern and Eastern Cape Coast will soon have bins in which fishermen can throw away broken or used lines.

12 Nov 2012

Pipe merchants added as affiliate member category of SAPPMA
Pipe merchants added as affiliate member category of SAPPMAArticle

The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) has announced that it now includes pipe dealers as a new category of affiliated membership. According to the chairman, Jan Venter, SAPPMA is open to pipe manufacturers and suppliers into the plastic pipe industry who comply with the conditions of membership.

19 Oct 2012

SAPPMA revised technical manual released
SAPPMA revised technical manual releasedArticle

The third revision of the Technical Manual of the Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturer's Association (SAPPMA) has been released. The manual is aimed at assisting engineers who are involved in the plastic pipe industry, to make informed decisions.

25 Jun 2012

SA plastic pipes are free of heavy metals - SAPPMAArticle

The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) has announced that lead has been eliminated from all locally-manufactured plastic pipe products and that all plastic pipes manufactured by its members are guaranteed to be free of heavy metals.

12 Jun 2012

Protecting marine life with plastic
Protecting marine life with plasticArticle

Innovative plastic pipe bins are being used in a waste removal project - the first of its kind in South Africa - to clear discarded fishing line from beaches along the country's coastline.

Wilma den Hartigh 11 May 2012

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