Specialising in the extrusion of polyethylene (PE) pipes, Pipelife offers industry-leading products for the heating and plumbing, water pressure, electricity, cable ducting, gas and agricultural sectors. Drawing on over 45 years of manufacturing and innovation from its production plant in Cork, Pipelife has been to the forefront in developing market-leading products and has been an industry leader for several years.
Pipelife recently announced its new range of ‘ECO’ products, specifically developed with energy conservation and wastewater renewal in mind. The Pipelife Qual-Pex Eco range of products has been designed to meet the rapidly changing needs of the heating and plumbing markets. The range consists of eco insulated pipe, underfloor heating, air source heat pumps, low temperature radiators and smart system controls. Qual-Eco addresses the needs of both the end-user and the installer, incorporating best-practice guidelines to integrate various energy efficient components to form the complete renewable heating system.
The Qual-PEX ECO range consists of a single pipe insulated with a high quality CFC-free and HCFC- free, blue or red flexible closed cell polythene pipe insulation. It comes in sizes of 1/2”, 3/4” and 1” of varying insulation thicknesses, depending on the application.
Qual-PEX ECO Duo consists of two pre-insulated, Qual-PEX Barrier Pipes encapsulated in 125mm of high performance insulation, protected within a corrugated PE-HD twin wall outer casing for maximum protection.
Pipelife guarantees its pipes for 50 years, a vital add-on when the pipe is being buried within the floor structure for the lifetime of the building. The company has a proven track record of over 20 years’ service and commitment to the industry backed by exceptionally trained staff and a dedicated technical back-up service. When combined, all these factors result in an outstanding system, delivered in a professional and highly skilled manner which is second to none.
The company covers every aspect of underfloor heating and integrated renewables and delivers fully designed, energy efficient systems to a range of installers, developers, builders, engineers and architects. Pipelife also accepts full responsibility for the design of the system and the specification and supply of materials.
As an added reassurance for the customer, Pipelife carries professional indemnity insurance to cover all designs.
The company’s comprehensive range of thermostats offers a wide variety of solutions and is ideal for new builds and retro t projects. Pipelife can offer a standard room thermostat all the way up to the latest smart technology controls; the possibilities are endless and the result is always an energy saving efficient system. The entire thermostat range is programmable and available in hard wired (230v or 12v), wireless and Smart versions.