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Pig Retrieval Station Jobsite

Victaulic’s Infrastructure Solutions Support Luce Bayou Interbasin Transfer Project

Victaulic’s mechanical capabilities provided inherent value engineering to the pig retrieval station at the LBITP.

Jobsite to reduce land subsidence in Texas

Grooved Piping Solutions Supporting the Efforts to Combat Subsidence in Texas

Victaulic provides solutions to Texas water treatment plants that can create significant reductions in groundwater usage & land subsidence

Victaulic Vortex Hybrid Fire Extinguishing System Nitrogen & Water Tanks

NFPA 770 Standard on Hybrid (Water and Inert Gas) Fire Extinguishing Systems: What You Need to Know

What is NFPA 770? NFPA 770 is the first ever Standard on Hybrid (Water and Inert Gas) Fire Extinguishing Systems.

Victaulic Advanced Groove System (AGS) Products - helping customers meet construction project deadline

Effective Project Collaboration Helps Build Mental Health Facility On Time

Learn how effective project collaboration with Victaulic helped Indiana’s newest mental health facility construction project finish on time.

Victaulic hosts NEWPP Contractor for Large Diameter Pipe Joining Training

Victaulic hosts NEWPP Contractors for a Hands-On Training Event in Houston

Victaulic showcases capabilities in large diameter pipe joining & differential settlement solutions during a hands-on training.

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Victaulic Delivers Online Learning Courses for Construction Industry

Victaulic® University online construction courses offer flexible & dynamic accredited classes to help industry professionals earn CEUs and PDHs.

Victaulic supports ESG principles

Choosing Victaulic Supports Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG): Strategic Objectives in Upstream Oil and Gas

Victaulic's commitment to sustainability can contribute to ESG objectives (Environmental, Social & Governance objectives) of your company

Roll Grooved Pipe vs Cut Grooved Pipe

How are Roll Grooved Pipes and Cut Grooved Pipes Different?

While coupling technology has evolved beyond the original Victaulic mechanical joint, the basics behind grooved pipe have stood the test of time.

Desalination Facility Piping System

Desalination Solutions that Save Time and Money

Victaulic provides solutions to desalination facilities as they strive to meet the increasing demand for clean water sources.

Victaulic’s AWWA Valves are Value Added to an Water Infrastructure Systems

Value of Victaulic Valves in the Infrastructure Markets

Victaulic offers a comprehensive range of AWWA plug, check, gate, and butterfly valves that add benefits to infrastructure mechanical pipe systems.

Presentation of Victaulic Solutions to Engineering Procurement Construction Firms in India

Victaulic strengthens EPC Relationships in India

Major Engineering Procurement Construction (EPC) Firms engaged & interacted with Victaulic during a weeklong hands-on experience in India

Hydroelectric Power Station on Yenisei River in Russia - Victaulic offers pipe joining solutions for hydropower plants

Grooved Piping Solutions Allowing for Advancements in the Hydropower Industry

Victaulic provides solutions to hydropower plants as they evolve to meet the demand for renewable, clean, and cost-effective energy sources.

Benefits of Vic Flex flex drops

Benefits of Using Flex Drops: Combating Ceiling Settlement

Misaligned suspended ceilings often lead to delayed or restricted sprinkler response. A benefit of flex drops is accounting for ceiling settlement.

Construction engineers supervising progress of construction project

Benefits of Using Flex Drops: Simplified Materials Management

Materials management has been a pain point for pipe fitters in the past. Flex drops simplify the otherwise lengthy process so fitters can work faster.

Hyatt Seattle equipped with Victaulic VicFlex flex drop

Benefits of Using Flex Drops: Fixed Verses Variable Costs

Unknown obstacles on site have long prevented accurate cost estimations for fire protection systems. Get it right the first time with flex drops.

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2020 U.S. Fire Sprinkler Industry Predictions

Fire Protection Contractor published the 2020 U.S. Fire Sprinkler Industry Predictions, and our industry experts voiced comparable theories.

Victaulic W257 Dynamic Movement Joint Wins Pipeline Industry Guild “Utility Pipeline Technology Award”

Victaulic W257 Wins the Pipeline Industries Guild “Utility Pipeline Technology Award”

Victaulic was honored by the Pipeline Industry Guild for their innovation in the pipeline industry with the W257 Dynamic Movement Joint.

Victaulic Introduction to Construction Software Training - BIM Software Training

New Data Supports Software Training Needs for BIM Teams

BIM software training is a key part of successful BIM usage. Jumpstart your learning with these insights.

Black & Veatch Visits Victaulic

Victaulic Hosts Major EPC Company, Black & Veatch for a Hands On Experience in Kansas City

Victaulic showcases their capabilities in product innovation, fabrication, coordination, and estimating during a hands on experience with Black & V...

Victaulic's Engineering Exploring Post 1919 – teaching high school students across Lehigh Valley what engineering is

What Is an Engineer?

High school students from across the Lehigh Valley learn what engineering is at Victaulic's Engineering Exploring Post 1919.

Rusted stainless steel- Victaulic blog post on how to prevent dissimilar metal corrosion

Ductile Iron Couplings for Stainless Steel Pipes

Learn how dissimilar metal corrosion occurs and why choosing a grooved pipe joining solution is ideal for joining stainless steel piping systems.

Victaulic Mechanical Joints Make for Fast & Easy CPVC Pipe Repair

Mechanical Joint Makes for Fast and Easy CPVC Pipe Repair

A mechanical system’s integrity is critical. An innovative joining system helps to ensure fast, reliable CPVC pipe installation and repair.

Nebraska community center chooses Victaulic mechanical couplings as its HDPE joining method for the Geothermal HVAC System project

HDPE Joins Geothermal HVAC System for a Community’s Passion Project

Nebraska community center celebrates timely opening after choosing a mechanical solution as its HDPE joining method on the project.

Raw material sourced to make Victaulic elastomer gaskets and seals

Spotlight on Elastomer Gaskets and Seals

At the heart of each mechanical pipe joint is a strategically designed Victaulic gasket. Learn how the development of our seals adds product assura...

Flanged Pipe Joints vs. Grooved Pipe Joints to avoid downtime

Reason Two Not to Use Flanged Pipe Joints: Maintenance Downtime

Read our two-part blog series as we explore the reasons you should avoid using flanged pipe joints on your next commercial construction project.

Flanged Pipe Joints vs. Grooved Pipe Joints for a Tight Construction Schedule

Reason One Not to Use Flanged Pipe Joints: Tight Construction Schedule

Read our two-part blog series as we explore the reasons you should avoid using flanged pipe joints on your next commercial construction project.

Fire Prevention Week 2019 with Victaulic

Fire Prevention Week 2019: Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!

In light of NFPA’s “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” theme, we look at the importance of having a home fire escape plan.

Explore Manufacturing as a Career - Victaulic

Five Reasons to Explore Manufacturing Careers

Jobs in the manufacturing industry are on the rise, with a high demand for skilled workers to fill thousands of open positions around the world.

Benefits of Grooved Solutions - Grooved Pipe Joints - Victaulic

The Top Five Benefits of Grooved Pipe Joints

Grooved mechanical systems are the most reliable solutions available. Check out our blog to review the top five benefits of grooved systems.

Victaulic Wins Gold and Bronze 2019 CSE Product of the Year Awards

2019 CSE Product of the Year Winners include [Gold] FireLock™ IGS™ Style V9 Sprinkler Coupling and Grooved Sprinklers, and [Bronze] QuickVic™ SD In...