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Victaulic Heritage - 99 Years History of Continuous Innovation 2018

Victaulic Celebrates 99 Years of Innovation

Ninety-nine years ago today on April 4th, 1919, Lieutenant Ernest Tribe and Dr. Henry Selby Hele-Shaw filed the first patent for The Victory Joint....

VicFlex Flexible Hose, Sprinkler Relocation, Recalculating Sprinkler System

How To Save Time & Reduce Mess During a Sprinkler System Retrofit

Utilizing a Victaulic 1-inch Roll Grooving Tool and VicFlex flexible hoses, a Virginia contractor completed a retrofit project four times faster an...

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How to Successfully Implement & Sustain Lean Principles

Practicing lean manufacturing principles & waste elimination at Victaulic for the past 16 years has created an environment in which lean process im...

Virtual Design and Construction

Introducing Victaulic Virtual Design & Construction – VDC

Victaulic Construction Piping Services has been rebranded to Virtual Design and Construction, or VDC. The name change more accurately depicts the s...

This HVAC installation at 525 West 52nd Street in New York City was on budget and ahead of schedule

Victaulic VDC Turns In NYC’s Latest Luxury Building On Budget & On Time

With the help of Victaulic's VDC team, Martin Associates successfully installed, tested and completed the HVAC system at 525 West 52nd Street in le...

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A Day in the Life of ∏pe

In celebration of Pi Day (3.14159265359), Victaulic is posting a tribute to the world’s first intelligent roll grooving tool – the RG5200i – for me...

Plumbing Pipes & Victaulic Fittings

Celebrate World Plumbing Day with Quality Victaulic Products

As a key player in “quality plumbing systems”, Victaulic is celebrating World Plumbing Day by sharing a brief video. Engineering Fellow Dave Hudson...

Susan Schierwagen- Women in the Sprinkler Industry 2018

Celebrating Diversity – Women in the Sprinkler Industry

Victaulic is excited to celebrate the talent and accomplishments of our Vice President of Product Development - Fire Protection, Susan Schierwagen,...

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Three Ways to Show Employee Appreciation All Year Long

Instead of just one day a year, Victaulic celebrates our employees all year long. Learn three ways Victaulic shows our appreciation to our most val...

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The First In-Line Maintenance Knife Gate Valve for HDPE Takes the Cake

Read about how Chemours, who owns an environmentally-friendly mining facility, used Victaulic’s Refuse-to-Fuse™ Series 906 Knife Gate Valve for HDP...

Victaulic Grooved Mechanical Coupling 1920

Who Invented the Mechanical Coupling?

A look back to April 1919 when Ernest Tribe invented the mechanical coupling and filed a patent for what is now known as the Victaulic coupling in ...

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Olympic Facility Construction: Bringing Home Olympic Gold since 1976

Victaulic solutions have a proven record of successful Olympic facility construction. Since 1976, more than 25 Olympic facilities to date have used...

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How to license Victaulic Tools for Revit?

In this video post, we explain how to download a free trial of Victaulic Tools for Revit, purchase, and register the software. We also show you how...

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DEBUNKING MYTHS ABOUT JOINING HDPE: MYTH #3 – FUSION IS FASTER

The traditional method of joining HDPE pipe is with fusion, however this process can be negatively affected by many variables. If you are looking f...

Victaulic RG1200 roll grooving tool - allows for in-place maintenance & repair work on steam piping systems

Latest Breakthrough in Steam Piping MRO!

Watch video on Victaulic RG1200 roll grooving tool allowing for in-place maintenance & repair work on steam piping systems. Victaulic has just what...

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Winter Forecast: Frozen Pipes Ahead

Victaulic's flexible fitting technology coupled with dry sprinkler technology protects fire sprinkler systems from freezing in winter. With the abi...

Subsea Pipe Preparation with Victaulic Coupling

Victaulic Solves Extreme Subsea Condition

Victaulic Tackles Extreme Condition in the Subsea to Help Bring Santa Barbara Desalination Facility Back Online in Record Time. Facility Now Suppli...

Victaulic 2017 Holiday Card- Victaulic Couling with Gray Bow - "Seasons Greetings"

365 Days in 3 Words

In this holiday greeting to our customers, industry partners and employees, we take a quick look back at the innovation, safety & confidence exhibi...

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Education on the Fast Track

In 2016 Insight Engineering & Construction partnered with Victaulic’s Construction Piping Services to help facilitate the tight construction timeli...

Two men demoing Victaulic virtual reality BIM software at Autodesk University in 2017

“Do more, better, with less” an Autodesk University Recap

“Do more, better, with less.” That was Autodesk CEO Andrew Anagnost’s theme during his keynote address at the 2017 Autodesk University. Victaulic, ...

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Why We Love Miner’s Day (And You Should Too!)

Celebrate National Miners Dave with Victaulic by learning a little more about how products derived from mines impact our daily lives.

Man's hand drawing a yellow triangle with a word in white writing on each side - "Time, Cost, Quality"

TIME, COST, QUALITY: You No Longer Have to Pick Two

Victaulic’s HPDE Pipe Joining System for buried fire mains offer the more efficient and 10 times faster way to join HDPE pipe vs. fusion.

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Booming Through the Bust

Take a journey back to 1925 with Victaulic and view the first maritime industry pipe joining brochure.

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Inspiring the next generation of manufacturers

Watch this short video to learn more about robot manufacturing, the first robot introduced at Victaulic’s Forks plant in Easton, PA and how it is i...

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Don’t Get Caught with your Plants Down

Avoid power plant shut downs with Victaulic Construction Piping Services. CPS, in conjunction with grooved mechanical pipe joining systems, can red...

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Irrigation Show 2017: Joining Pipe in a “Growing” Industry

In this short video find out why HDPE pipes & fittings for irrigation systems are beneficial. To learn more visit the Victaulic booth at this years...

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Exploring Post 1919 to Benefit Local High School Students

November 2017 through April 2018 Victaulic offers an experience based learning program on topics including design, mechanics, manufacturing, materi...

Gerdau Corsa Manufacturing Facility - Outside View - Uses Victaulic Vortex Fire Suppression System

Can A Manufacturing Plant Be Designed To Be Both Safe and Green?

In 2012 Gerdau Corsa, a leading manufacturer of structural & commercial steel profiles, chose the Victaulic Vortex 1500 for a safe & green fire sup...

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How to prepare for climate change in the data center

In this post Victaulic discusses steps you can take to prepare your data center cooling system for the future predicted increase usage resulting in...

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Time IS Money and You Can’t Afford To Miss This

You are invited to listen in on Len Swantek's, Victaulic Director of Regulatory Compliance, presentation on mechanical piping systems support for S...