We welcomed Anglian Water on site last week to film a new customer video to communicate plans of a £5 million investment in two new water mains replacement schemes in Ipswich.
In positive news for the water industry, we are welcoming the publication of a new British Standard (BS 8588) ‘Polyethylene pressure pipes with an aluminium barrier layer and associated fittings for potable water supply in contaminated ground’.
We have pushed the boundaries of manufacturing capabilities by producing a completely new size pipe for the UK water industry’s largest directional drilling project, as part of a major AMP6 United Utilities upgrade scheme.
Following the recent decision by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, to allow hydraulic fracturing in Lancashire, we are calling for the industry to develop clear standards and best practice guidelines for the whole supply chain.
We have won two new contracts to supply a range of our PE pipe systems to Thames Water for major AMP6 schemes.
Anglian Water has announced plans to invest billions of pounds on upgrading the region's water infrastructure. The project will protect homes from flooding, prevent water leaks and extend the sewerage network. 10,000 jobs will be supported by the contracts.
GPS is urging the Government to look at legislating the pipework used in fracking as a positive step to help protect against pollution
GPS has another claim to fame; our pipes are central to a new book telling the story of an incredible mission to the sail across the Atlantic…. On a raft made from GPS pipes!
GPS PE Pipe Systems is extending its market-leading barrier pipe solution, Protecta-Line, with the addition of larger diameter sizes to the range, to offer customers further flexibility.
GPS has supplied its polyethylene Push-Fast pipe and fittings system for a major power project in France.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has launched Enviro-Line; a PE pipe designed specifically for re-usable water supplies.
More than 19km of GPS PE Pipe’s blue polyethylene pipe has been successfully installed in West Berkshire as part of Optimise’s £10 million project for Thames Water to reduce groundwater abstraction at Speen water treatment works.
GPS has extended the safe open air storage period of Excel 3C (Clean, Capped, Coiled) pipes from six months to a year following independent tests by the WRc (Water Research Centre) and approval from the Secretary of State.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has added to its growing portfolio of hydro-electric projects with the supply of 2km of black plastic piping to Dragon Hydro’s Cadair Idris hydro scheme.
GPS plastic pipe is helping bring part of Britain’s mining past to life for future generations.
GPS PE Pipe Systems is helping to ensure continuity of water supply to the Blandford area of Dorset with the supply of a pipeline that will link Snowsdon Reservoir to Black Lane water treatment works then on to the Blandford supply main.
A blue pipe which usually helps supply millions of litres of water is helping children understand the science behind the echo, thanks to the donation made by South East Water and GPS PE Pipe Systems.
GPS PE Pipe Systems is helping the National Trust deliver its strategy for renewable energy with the supply of PE penstock pipe for the charity’s Hafod y Llan hydro-electric power scheme in Snowdonia.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has supplied PE piping for a new extension to Allington Reservoir.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has supplied over 36km of PE piping for the refurbishment of a 130-year-old large diameter trunk main as part of United Utilities £3.6 billion investment programme for the North West of England.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has supplied PE piping as part of Anglian Water’s £44 million investment in a new raw water reservoir and water treatment works in Lincoln.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has further enhanced its market-leading Protecta-Line barrier pipe range with the introduction of pupped fittings, enabling installers to use butt-fusion welding techniques.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has launched a new range of WIS 4-32-19 compliant barrier pipe fittings following successful industry trials.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has supplied PE piping for the Inver Hydro Dam, one of the most remote and largest private hydro schemes in the UK.
GPS has supplied PE piping for the water and gas infrastructure at the company’s new Stansted Airport hotel.
Protecta-Line PE barrier pipe was installed for both the drinking water supply and the fire hydrant feed at Tesco’s new ‘carbon zero’ store in Wrexham.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has been awarded a framework contract by Scotia Gas Networks (SGN) following a competitive selection process.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has launched 14 informative ‘how to’ videos on a dedicated YouTube channel to help installers access information on best practice installation for its Protecta-Line barrier pipe range.
The first consignment of PE pipe has arrived on site at Covenham Reservoir ready for work to begin on Anglian Water’s Covenham to Boston water main project.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has continued its commitment to helping customers manage costs, environmental and technical performance with the introduction of its next generation innovative piping.
GPS PE Pipe Systems have published a newly updated version of its popular Technical Guide.
GPS has developed an innovative factory sealed pipe with integral towing head, eliminating the risk of towing head failure and reducing installation times for trenchless installations.
GPS team repeated their annual entry in the Thames Water Raft Race to raise funds for WaterAid.
GPS PE Pipe Systems have supplied more than 10km of PE piping for a new wastewater network in Ayrshire that will provide additional capacity for storm and floodwaters protecting properties from flooding and safeguarding the environment.
A new product brochure has been released by GPS PE Pipe Systems, detailing the whole of the company’s polyethylene pressure pipe systems range.
The An-tiki crew of four have sailed across the Atlantic Ocean on a raft made of GPS plastic pipes.
The icy chill that has gripped the UK once again this winter has highlighted the need for the water industry to find pipe solutions that are fast, simple and convenient to install, even during the most adverse weather conditions.
A sculptor tipped for the top in the world of contemporary art has literally ‘found’ the material that forms the basis for many of his works in a hole in the road.
Portsmouth Water has recently selected GPS PE Pipe Systems as its preferred supplier of water pipes and fittings.
GPS PE Pipe System’s award winning Protecta-Line barrier pipe system has been extended with a unique saddle ferrule.
GPS PE Pipe Systems has achieved top scores in an independent assessment demonstrating capability in the areas of
GPS PE Pipe Systems has won a Business in the Community Carbon Positive Award
Installers and end users will benefit from the latest manufacturing improvement in the GPS PE Pipe System’s electrofusion fittings range.
New improvement in GPS PE Pipe System’s electrofusion fittings range.