TEPPFA at Plastic Pipes XVIII Berlin 2016

12 – 14 September, 2016 the 18th Plastic Pipes Conference took place in Berlin, following its very successful predecessors –PPXVII in Chicago, USA in 2014 and PPXVI in Barcelona, Spain in 2012. TEPPFA, proud sponsor of the Gala Dinner, also participated with several delegates giving presentations.

PPXVIII was a fully international event, hosting delegates from over 43 countries. All visitors and participants had the opportunity to learn the latest developments in the plastic piping materials, test methods and uses, as well as to present their ideas and information to an international audience focused on all aspects of the plastic piping industry.


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