Rigid Dual Containment Systems

As an alternative to flexible hose, FT Pipeline Systems offers a rigid dual containment system:

The Guardian dual contained ‘pipe-in-pipe’ system is made from PVC-U material and is available from ½”#2″ up to 8″#12″. Its key features include:

  1. Patented Centra-Lok™ system holds fitting in the correct place prior to installation.
  2. Extremely easy to install – solvent weld jointing for both inner and outer.
  3. Visual or automated leak detection system available.
  4. Guardian is ideal for water and waste treatment applications as it allows the safe transportation of different fluids and some chemical concentrates without fear of corrosion and environmental pollution.

Rigid Secondary Contained Pipework for Back-Up Power Supplies

PLX is a high performance, multi-layered polyethylene composite pipe system, supplied as a secondary containment product range for various fuelling applications in retail, commercial and industrial markets. Fusion welded for the greatest joint integrity, PLX is a specialist range of pipe and fittings specifically designed for the safe transfer of fuel-based liquids and their vapour in pumped or vacuum applications.

PLX is commonly used for critical power applications for hospitals, data centres, prisons and banks. It is fully compliant with the Energy Institute (Institute of Petroleum Performance systems), rigorous EN testing and other worldwide-recognised standards. The secondary containment close fit systems provide security against accidental fuel losses whilst providing an opportunity for continuous interstitial monitoring and environmental protection, through leak detection, in both below ground and above ground applications.

PLX offers huge advantages over traditional materials: