Archived Press Releases
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technologies, has expanded its Asahitec™ PP-RCT piping system for commercial applications to include the Type-57AT butterfly valve and Type-21AT ball valve.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technology, is pleased to announce the addition of Patrick Higgins to its business development team. Patrick joined Asahi/America on August 19, 2019 as business development manager for high purity products in the Central and Eastern regions of the US.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technologies, introduces the Type-57AT butterfly valve for commercial applications. The Type-57AT meets the pressure and temperature guidelines in ASTM F2389 for up to 12” and integrates seamlessly into Asahi/America’s Asahitec™ PP-RCT piping systems for plumbing and HVAC applications.
Introducing our newest Asahi/America District Manager for Northern California and Northern Nevada, Mr. Steve Cardwell. Steve has 18 years of experience in the distribution of Asahi/America’s products and technical sales.
Thermoplastic valve and pipe manufacturer Asahi/America, Inc. announces the acquisition of Louisiana-based fabrication shop, Performance Plastics, Inc. The purchase will aid Asahi/America in expanding our existing fabrication capabilities and capacity, as well as broaden our products and services offering.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in corrosion resistant fluid flow solutions, has released a new version of its Thermoplastic Valves, Actuation and Controls catalog. The 232-page catalog contains comprehensive technical information and drawings of Asahi/America’s complete line of thermoplastic valves and actuators including the new Type-57P butterfly valve, new Series 17 electric actuator, and new Omni® Type-27 ball valve.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in corrosion resistant fluid flow solutions, introduces the Series 17 electric actuator. The compact and lightweight Series 17 features a reversing motor with multi-voltage capabilities, an internal heater, auxiliary switches, and two LED position indicators.
Asahi/America, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Robert Marsiglia to its business development team. Robert joined Asahi/America on February 1, 2018 as business development and national sales manager for commercial products.
Asahi/America, Inc. introduces the latest innovation in automated infrared welding: the SP 110-S V3. The V3 combines proven repeatable and reliable IR welding technology with a more efficient design, numerous enhancements, and new features.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technologies, announces the next generation Type-57 butterfly valve: the Type-57P. The redesigned valve is available in an ANSI wafer-style connection and shares the same face-to-face dimensions as all like-size Asahi/America Type-57 butterfly valves.
The International Association of Plastics Distribution announced Asahi/America, Inc. as a multiple award winner at their 61st annual convention and plastics expo in Chicago in October.
Asahi/America, Inc., recently announced that Alex Gambino will be transitioning from the company’s engineering department to its business development team. Effective July 1, 2017, Alex will assume the role of business development manager for Asahi/America’s industrial piping lines in the western region and Mexico.
Asahi/America, Inc. introduces Asahitec™ PP-RCT piping systems for plumbing and HVAC applications. Asahitec™ PP-RCT is the latest advancement in polypropylene polymers, and has a wide range of benefits including greater pressure capabilities at higher temperatures than conventional PP materials.
Asahi/America, Inc., introduces the Pro-Vent® duct system. Pro-Vent® is specifically designed for ventilation and exhaust systems that transport corrosive fumes.
Anthony Hernandez joins Asahi/America's sales team as District Sales Manager of eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, New York City, Long Island, NY, Washington, DC and New Jersey.
Asahi/America has promoted Michael J. Hansen to Vice President of Western Region and International Operations.
Asahi/America, Inc. has expanded its Chem Proline® Advanced PE piping system to include Frank Series V86 back pressure regulators.