TOPIC: Safety

Mining Sustainability with Victaulic Mechanical Joining

Sostenibilidad Minera con Uniónes Mecánicas

Achieving mining sustainability goals begins with the products selected for each system within a mine. Victaulic solutions provide a positive impact.

HDPE Mining Pipeline with Victaulic Couplings

Tubería de HDPE en minería: un enfoque mejor

The use of HDPE pipe in mining applications is growing as is the need for a more efficient and safer approach to installation and maintenance

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Plexaport protege su nueva terminal marítima en Cartagena utilizando soluciones Victaulic

Plexaport implements Victaulic fire protection solutions in its new marine terminal in Cartagena, Colombia. It supplies half the LPG demand for the...

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Poniendo la seguridad minera primero en medio de COVID-19

Mines are looking for ways to do more with less as COVID-19 mining safety protocols impact site operations. The goal is to operate safely and effic...

Victaulic Vortex Hybrid Fire Extinguishing System Nitrogen & Water Tanks

NFPA 770 Estándar sobre Sistemas Híbridos de Extinción de Incendios (Agua y Gas Inerte)

What is NFPA 770? The NFPA 770 standard discusses Hybrid (Water and Inert Gas) Fire Extinguishing Systems. Here’s what you need to know about NFPA ...

Victaulic supports ESG principles

La elección de Victaulic respalda los objetivos estratégicos de ASG en el sector upstream de petróleo y gas

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

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

Valor de las válvulas Victaulic en los mercados de infraestructura

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

Flanged Pipe Joints vs. Grooved Pipe Joints to avoid downtime

La segunda razón para no utilizar uniones bridadas para tuberías: tiempo de inactividad debido al mantenimiento

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.

Benefits of Grooved Solutions - Grooved Pipe Joints - Victaulic

Los cinco principales beneficios de las uniones de tuberías ranuradas

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

La demanda de construcción de cámaras frigoríficas

As the cold storage construction demand booms, discover a safe and practical fire protection solution for your refrigerated warehouses.

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Los acoples de HDPE rescatan las soldaduras por fusión fallidas de un vertedero

Gas is extracted with vertical wells & vacuum system then transported to gas-to-energy plant via HDPE pipe before being converted into power.

Fire protection system installer working with a Victaulic roll grooving pipe tool

Cómo aumentar la resistencia a la corrosión cambiando el método de unión de tuberías

A common practice is to increase the schedule of the pipe in a fire protection system to increase corrosion resistance utilizing traditional pipe j...

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Factors affecting job site productivity

Product selection can be one of the many factors affecting job site productivity, saving days or weeks on your next project. Take a look at the pro...

Washington State University

What’s Trending in 2018 for Campus Fire Safety Regulations?

A Victaulic product manager spoke about the top five traits characterizing campus fire safety regulations. Universities expect beautiful buildings ...

Victaulic HDPE Mechanical Pipe Joining System Solution mechanical joints designed & tested to withstand pipe movement caused by temperature fluctuations

¿Los productos de Victaulic cómo ayudan al HDPE a superar el calor?

In 2017 when the Glencore Oaky Creek coal mine was set to install an 8km, large-diameter HDPE raw water pipeline Glencore chose a new pipe joining ...

Construction Safety Goes Tech - Victaulic

Construction Safety Goes Tech

Cutting –edge construction safety technology may include wearables and drones, but a quick reference video could be the difference between a zero a...

Victaulic NFPA Booth 2018

NFPA 2018: Top Life Safety Trends

We asked our in-house experts what the top 2018 Trends in Life Safety are. Here’s what they told us about the Data Industry, Cannabis Growing and F...

National Safety Month - Victaulic Safety Secrets #4

Victaulic Safety Secrets 4: Achieving VPP Star Success

How has Victaulic accomplished Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star success in our Forks manufacturing plant?

Mes Nacional de la Seguridad - Secretos de Seguridad de Victaulic #3: ¿Cómo se relacionan la eliminación de desechos y la seguridad?

Secretos de Seguridad Victaulic 3: ¿Cómo se relacionan la eliminación de desechos y la seguridad?

A deep dive on the objectives and implementation of Behavior Based Safety and lean programs reveals a symbiotic relationship between waste eliminat...

National Safety Month - Victaulic Safety Secrets #2: Driving Purposeful Change

Secretos de seguridad de Victaulic 2: Impulso de cambios con propósito

Most employers make efforts to eliminate unsafe conditions, but that doesn’t always stop unsafe employee actions. What can companies do to improve ...

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Smart Solutions for a Joint Effort

Infographic listing a few pipe joining solutions that facilitate efficiency and have helped the power generation industry progress.

National Safety Month - Victaulic Safety Secrets #1: Workplace Safety Basics

Victaulic Safety Secrets 1: Workplace Safety Basics

June is National Safety Awareness Month, but at Victaulic, attention to workplace safety is a year-round responsibility. In our production activiti...

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Does Behavior Based Safety Work?

Behavior Based Safety (BBS) is a hot topic in the manufacturing industry. On April 28, Victaulic is celebrating World Safety and Health at Work Day...

Safety Helmet Engineering Construction worker equipment Teamwork

Aligning Objectives via Joint Effort

Providing a product or service for a heavily regulated industry, such as power, requires extensive testing & development to meet codes & regulation...

Workers working on a pipeline in Black Mountain - Victaulic

Can You Dig It?

At Victaulic, we like to use Safe Digging Month as an opportunity to reinforce safe excavation practices. This year during safe digging month we ar...

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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...

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

Chemours, who owns an environmentally-friendly mining facility, used Victaulic’s Series 906 Knife Gate Valve for HDPE to reduce downtime & maintena...

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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...

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...