Technical documents

Performance in service

Water Main Breaks Rates in the USA and Canada: A Comprehensive Study

S. Folkman, Utah State University, Buried Structures Laboratory, 2018

Large Diameter PVC Pipe - Canadian Experience

G. Lefort, Plastics Pipes XIV, Budapest, September 2008

Combined loading of buried thermoplastics pressure pipes

F. Alferink, M.Wolters, L-E. Jansen, Plastics Pipes XII, Milan 2004

Long term performance prediction of existing PVC water distribution systems

J. Breen, A. Boersma, P. Slaats & J. Vreburg, Plastics Pipes XII, Milan 2004

Predicting the residual life of PVC sewer pipes

A. Whittle & J. Tennakoon, Plastics Pipes XII, Milan 2004

The Durability of a Low-Pressure Gas Distribution System of Ductile PVC

T. Meijering, M. Wolters & R. Hermkens, Plastics Pipes XII, Milan 2004

70 years experience with PVC pipes

T. Hülsmann and R. E. Nowack, Plastics Pipes XII, Milan 2004

Long Term Performance of PVC Pressure Pipes in a Large Rural Water Supply Scheme

M. W. Stahmer and A.J. Whittle, Plastics Pipes XI, Munich, September 2001, pp.187-196

In-service durability of uPVC water mains

S.J. Lancashire, Plastics Pipes VI 1985, pp.15.1 - 15.7

PVC pipe performance in water mains and sewers

P.C. Kirby, Proc. Int. Conf. Underground Plastics Pipe, ASCE, New Orleans, March 30 - April 1 1981, pp. 161-174

Durability

Validation of the Long Life of PVC Pipes

S. Folkman, Plastics Pipes XVII, Chicago, September 2014

Lifetime Expectancy of PVC Pipelines for Sewer Systems

H. Meerman, Plastics Pipes XIV, Budapest, September 2008

PVC Pipes in Gas Distribution: Still Going Strong!

R. Hermknes, M. Wolters, J. Weller and R. Visser, Plastics Pipes XIV, Budapest, September 2008

Quality of PVC Sewage Pipes in the Netherlands - Management Summary

J. Breen, TNO Report MT-RAP-2008-01066/mso|2, TNO Science and Industry, April 2008

Expected Lifetime of Existing Water Distribution Systems - Management Summary

J. Breen, TNO Report MT-RAP-06-18692/mso, TNO Science and Industry, May 2006

Old PVC-U water pressure pipes: An investigation into the design and durability

F. Alferink, L-E. Janson and L. Holloway, PVC '96, Brighton, 1996, pp. 87-96

Long-term Behaviour of Buried PVC Sewer Pipes

L-E. Janson, Plastics Pipes IX, September 1995, pp. 31-39

Old PVC Gravity Sewer Pipes: Long Term Performance

F. Alferink, E. Guldbaek and J. Grootoonk, Plastics Pipes IX, 1995, pp. 40-51

The Long Term Behaviour of Buried uPVC Sewer Pipe

D. Walton and W.J. Elzink, Plastics Pipes VII, September 1988, pp. 26/1 - 26/11

Physical Ageing of Buried PVC Sewer Pipes As Affecting Their Long Term Behaviour

L-E. Janson, Plastics Pipes VII, September 1988, pp. 28/1-28/10