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Guide for Flange Jointing of Polyethylene Pressure Pipes

Flanged joints are normally used to connect PE pressure pipelines to valves, pumping stations and pipelines of other pipe materials. A flanged joint to be used for PE pipes consists of different components, might be manufactured by different companies. The joint must be able to transfer long-term axial forces with maintained tightness, which requires use of suitable components and a correct assembly.