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Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Kessel Publish a New 3.2 Catalogue

KEN 3.2
KESSEL 3.2  Catalogue

Drainage specialists KESSEL have recently published their new product catalogue 3.2, a "must have" reference point for architects, consultants, planners and installers - it contains extensive information on over 1900 KESSEL products including; backwater valves, lifting stations, drains and channels, grease, oil, and sediment separators.

With the 3.2 Catalogue, KESSEL once again underlines its claim of "Leading in drainage" and presents a number of new products including the new Aqualift F XL & S XL package pumping stations and the all new Staufix backwater valve.

The new catalogue includes a number of editorial contributions and information on general topics such as the courses offered by KESSEL AG, the contact details and references to standards. Specific tips are provided throughout with links to the Internet at made easy with the introduction of QR codes, linking the analogue to the digital world. The user no longer needs to enter an Internet address, but can simply scan the QR code to go directly to the information required.

If you would like to receive your copy of the 3.2 Catalogue please contact our sales office on 0191 5213111 or pick one up at........

IPS Flow Systems and our manufacturing partner Kessel AG will be exhibiting the Kessel range of Pumping Stations, Back Water Protection Valves, and Shower Drain products at the @ukconstructionweek 2017.

Join us at #theNEC for the UK’s biggest construction event.  There will be live product demonstrations throughout the show. 

A single registration will give you access to all nine specialist shows including Timber Expo, Build Show, Civils Expo, Plant & Machinery Live, Energy 2017, Smart Buildings 2017, Surface & Materials Show and HVAC 2017 running from 10th -12th Octomer and Grand Designs Live which opens to the trade on 11th-12th October. 

Visit us in Hall 12, Stand C310

Venue: NEC, Birmingham

Halls: 9, 10, 11 and 12
Opening times: Tues 10th October: 10:00 - 17.00 | Wed 11th October: 10:00 – 17:00 | Thurs 12th October: 10:00 – 17:00

Thursday, 7 September 2017

AGRU - Piping Systems for Industrial Applications

IPS & AGRU - The Plastic Experts

IPS Flow Systems are stockist and distributors of AGRU industrial piping systems offering a wide range of pipes, fittings, valves and special components in materials such as PE, PP, PVDF and ECTFE.  The systems are ideal for the transportation of aggressive and acidic media.

High-grade piping systems made of plastic

AGRU Polyethylene and Polypropylene are important materials for industrial piping systems.  Chemical resistance, large temperature range and ease of installation are only a few essential advantages of these systems which can be used for the following applications:
  • Cooling water piping systems
  • Water treatment
  • Pressure piping in process plant applications
  • Chemical industry for the transport of aggressive media
  • Hospitals and Laboratories
  • Food & Beverage
  • Dairy Industry
  • Pharmaceutical Industry

Fluoropolymers - for the highest demands

AGRU offers a complete range of piping components to meet the high demands for pipeline construction in the process industry.  PVDF is a material which distinguishes itself from other fluoropolymers due to its wide temperature range, pressure resistance and cleanliness.  ECTFE provides excellent chemical resistance in combination with high temperature stability.

Applications include:
  • Process lines in Chemical & Petrochemical industry
  • Washing Towers, reactors, agitators & centrifuges
  • Tank Lining
  • Ultrapure water applications
  • Process pipework in the food industry
  • Life Sciences
  • Heat Exchangers

Fluoropolymers - for the highest demands

AGRU double containment systems have been used in a wide range of applications successfully for many years and offer a system which is perfectly designed and adapted for each application.  Available in PP, PE and PVDF, the most common installation method is by butt welding which offers an easy, cost effective solution.


  • Transport systems in the nuclear and chemical industries
  • Waste Water systems in the semiconductor, pharmaceutical & biotech industries
  • Pipelines for hazardous and corrosive media in underground installations
  • Pipelines inside buildings, to protect personnel & equipment.
For more information on the AGRU pipe, fittings & valve range please contact our sales office on 0191 521311 or to book our Demo Van register here

Saturday, 2 September 2017

AGRU - Setting New Standards in Infra-Red (IR) Welding Technology

SP 110-S V3 - A World Debut!
AGRU have once again set the standards for Infra-Red (IR) welding technology with the introduction of the SP 110-S V3; suitable for all AGRU pipe components between 20mm and 110mm OD.  IPS Flow Systems will take possession of two new units in September to compliment our extensive range of welding equipment - Ask Us for a Demonstration

The SP 110-S V3 is the perfect welding machine for the following applications:
  • Semiconductor Industry
  • Water treatment
  • Industrial Applications
  • Chemical Industry
  • Hospitals and Laboratories
  • Food & Beverage
  • Dairy Industry
  • Pharmaceutical Industry

PE 100-RC, PP-H, PP-R, PP-Pure, Polypure, PVDF, PVDF-UHP, ECTFE, PFA, Poly-Flo, HV-liner piping systemAUTOMATIC WELDING
Excellent weld quality with 100% repeatabilityMAXIMUM PERFORMANCE
Agru have more than 20 years experience in infrared welding technologyALL-IN-ONE-BOX
Machine and accessories in a compact box with everything close at hand.

Fully Automated Welding Process

RFID data input allows system access and welder identification; with pre-programmed welding parameters the SP 110-S V3 offers complete control of the welding process. 

SP 110-S V3 - Safe & Secure
The new unit comes with a large touchscreen display with 3D animations that guide you through the welding process

Large Display with 3D Menu
Perfect Welds


All welding parameters are predefined by AGRU, such as temperature, pressure and time are controlled and constantly monitored and logged dependant on ambient temperature.  QA/QC guidelines for evaluating welds and precise bead measurement using the integrated calliper guarantee excellent and reliable weld quality.

For further information on the SP 110-S V3 please contact our sales office on 0191 5213111 or visit our website and book a demo