PVC pipes also called Polyvinyl Chloride pipes are plastic pipes used for supply and transfer of water for domestic, industrial and agricultural uses. PVC pipes are also used for the transfer or supply of other types of liquids aside water.
PVC pipes are mostly used for water supply in domestic and industrial applications. Most residential buildings use PVC pipes for the supply of water. Municipal authorities also use PVC pipes for the supply of portable water to the members of the community.
PVC pipes are also popular for irrigation in Nigeria. Our PVC pipes can be used in drip irrigation system, sprinkler irrigation system, Sumisansui irrigation system and other types of irrigation systems.
There are four types of PVC pipes namely PVC-U (Unplasticised PVC), C-PVC (Chlorinated PVC), PVC-O (Molecular Oriented PVC) and modified PVC. PVC pipes can also come as pressure pipes.
The PVC pipes we stock are manufactured by PVC pipes producers in Nigeria. We also stock PVC pipes and PVC fittings imported from Asia and Europe.
Features of PVC Pipes
The following are the features of our PVC pipes:
PVC pipes are made of Polyvinyl Chloride
Polymers, Stabilizers, fillers, plasticizers, softeners, lubricants, colorants, flame retardants, blowing agents, crosslinking agents and ultraviolet degradable additives are some of the additives used for the production of PVC pipes.
The PVC pipes come in various diameters, length and sizes.
PVC pipes come in different colours like blue, green, white and grey etc.
Most PVC pipes are not UV resistant.
PVC Pipe Fittings
The following are some PVC pipe fittings:
PVC Pipe Bends
PVC End caps
PVC connection fittings
Advantages of PVC Pipes
The following are the advantages of PVC pipes:
The use of PVC pipes can be affordable and cost-effective.
PVC pipes have better water flow rate than hoses.
PVC pipes can work under a wide temperature range.
Most PVC pipes do not leak chemical into water that flows through them.
HDPE pipes have low maintenance cost as compared to other types of pipes
The installation cost of PVC pipes is low.
The maintenance cost of PVC pipes is also low.
PVC pipes can be easily joined together.
Uses of PVC Pipes
The following are the uses of PVC pipes:
PVC pipes can be used for the supply of water for domestic, municipal and industrial applications.
PVC pipes can be used for water supply in irrigation systems.
PVC pipes can be used to transfer chemicals.
PVC pipes can be used for sewage management.
PVC pipes can be used for flood management.
PVC pipes can be used for drainage.
PVC pipes can be used as telecommunication cables and fiber optics
PVC pipes can be used to cover Power Cables
PVC pipes can be used to cover metal pipes
PVC pipes can be used as ventilation ducts.
Types of PVC pipes
The flowing are the types of PVC pipes as categorized by diameter size: