Victaulic Announces New Name for Sprinkler Fitting System Product Line

22 Aug 2012
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Victaulic Announces New Name for Sprinkler Fitting System Product Line

EASTON, Pa. – August 23, 2012 –Victaulic, a leading global producer of mechanical pipe joining and fire protection systems, renames the AquaFlex® Sprinkler System product line to the VicFlex™ Sprinkler Fitting System. This global change comes at a perfect time with the introduction of the new Style AB1 Bracket and Series AH2 Braided Hose and will affect all products within the system.

“Fire Suppression contractors, engineers and building owners around the globe know that the Victaulic name stands for quality, innovation and products that increase productivity and get the job done,” said Tom Savage, product manager for Victaulic fire suppression systems. “With the new product line additions and the transition to the VicFlex name, we are highlighting the fact that customers will experience that same Victaulic quality, consistency and innovation.”

The VicFlex Series AQB Fitting System, featuring the new Style AB1 Bracket and Series AH2 Braided Hose, is fully engineered and manufactured by Victaulic for consistent installation and performance, reducing hands-on time by as much as 39 percent. The system can also come pre-assembled for VicFlex Series AQB (braided) or Series AQU (corrugated) saving up to 60 percent jobsite time and reducing the risk of leaks during the installation process.

Victaulic, the originator of grooved pipe assembly technology, brings more than 85 years of quality and innovation to provide contractors with the fastest, easiest, most consistent sprinkler technology available today.

Visit http://www.victaulic.com/vicflex to learn more about the VicFlex Sprinkler Fitting System or to request a demo.

About Victaulic
Founded in 1925, Victaulic is the world's leading producer of mechanical pipe joining systems. Headquartered in Easton, Pa., Victaulic has manufacturing and distribution facilities worldwide and employs more than 3,500 people. The company develops products and services for some of the world's most demanding markets, including oil, gas and chemical; mining; power generation; water and wastewater treatment; and military and marine systems; as well as commercial building and fire protection applications. Keep in touch with Victaulic on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.