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 its existing fabrication capabilities and capacity, as well as broaden their engineered plastic 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, the new Series 17 electric actuator, and the 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.
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.
Rod Van has been promoted to the position of Industrial Business Development Manager for the Eastern and Central Region by Asahi/America.
Asahi/America, Inc.,, is pleased to announce the addition of Ken Moody to its business development team. Ken joined Asahi/America on October 31, 2016 as business development manager for commercial piping in the western region.
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.
Asahi/America, Inc. has expanded its Chem Proline® Advanced PE piping system to include Frank Series V86 back pressure regulators.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in fluid flow technology, recently announced the promotion of Daniel S. Anderson to the office of president and CEO. The announcement was made to Asahi/America employees December 11, 2014 by former President and CEO Hidetoshi Hashimoto, who will remain with the Massachusetts-based company as chairman of the board of directors. Anderson assumed his new position January 1, 2015.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technology, is pleased to announce the addition of George Tenhagen to its sales team. George joined Asahi/America on January, 5 2015. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Asahi/America team
Asahi/America, Inc. reintroduces the Poly-Flo® co-extruded double containment piping system. Available in black PE and euro grey PP-R, Poly-Flo® is ideal for installations with space constraints and systems where thermal expansion and contraction are present.
Asahi/America, Inc., has expanded its product offering to include a 3" PVC wafer check valve. Wafer check valves are installed on the discharge side of pumps in applications such as aquariums, water attractions, water treatment and municipalities to prevent back-flow flooding that could seriously damage pump systems.
Asahi/America Inc., a leading manufacturer of corrosion resistant thermoplastic fluid flow solutions, will move its corporate headquarters to Lawrence, MA in October 2014. The 200,000 square foot facility will house all of Asahi/America's current operations and provide room for the company's aggressive development plans.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technologies, announces the promotion of Mr. Mike Hansen to Western Regional Sales Manager. Mike will oversee Asahi/America's team of Sales Representatives west of the Mississippi River. In addition, he will continue to serve as District Sales Manager for distributors in Northern California and Northern Nevada. Mike will work in assisting Asahi/America District Sales Managers and their distributors in sales and specification efforts for Asahi/America's full family of thermoplastic fluid flow products.
Asahi/America, the leader in high purity piping systems, introduces Purflon®, PFA high purity piping system. Purflon® is a complete piping system constructed from ultra high purity PFA resin (SEMI tested). Purflon®offers high chemical and temperature resistance making it ideal for aggressive applications. Complimented by Asahi’s SP Series cutting-edge IR and Beadless welding equipment,. In addition to pipe and fittings, a wide range of Dymatrix™ PFA valves are available to complete the system.
Asahi/America, Inc. has released a new free App for use with the iPhone, iPad and Andriod. The new App is a part number search tool that allows the user to locate part numbers and list prices for any of Asahi/America's over 20,000 items on their mobile at the click of a button.
Asahi/America, Inc., in conjunction with their German-based partner, Polytetra GmbH, offers all-thermoplastic, corrosion resistant heat exchangers that are designed and built per customer specification, and are fully customizable.
Polytetra's long history of experience and innovation enables them to work with Asahi/America to produce custom heat exchangers featuring industry leading designs ideal for corrosive environments.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technologies, has expanded its offering of PVC wafer check valves to include sizes 4", 6", and 8". Wafer check valves are installed on the discharge side of pumps in applications such as aquariums, water attractions, water treatment and municipalities to prevent back-flow flooding that could seriously damage pump systems.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in fluid flow solutions, introduces the Quarter Master (QM) Remote Cycle™. A complete QM Remote Cycle™ unit consists of an Asahi/America Series 94 electric actuator with self-powered battery and open/close timer mounted to a ball or butterfly valve for use in remote areas where power sources are limited or unavailable.
Asahi/America, Inc., a leader in fluid flow solutions for corrosive environments, introduces the Series 10 electric actuator. The Series 10's rugged construction, proven design and customizable options make it the perfect work-horse for corrosive industrial applications. The Series 10's enclosure is a die-cast aluminum alloy with a thermally-bonded powder-coat. This combination NEMA Type 4X & 6 enclosure is bolted together in two sections by four M10 socket-head cap screws and fitted with an O-ring between the two halves, allowing the Series 10 to weather harsh environments. The Series 10 conforms to AWWA C542.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic technology, introduces Chem Proline®, a new crack resistant polyethylene piping system designed for the harshest liquid chemical applications. Chem Proline® pipe and fittings possess the greatest resistance to "slow crack growth." Chem Proline® is a lower cost alternative to metal, fiberglass reinforced plastic pipe and lined steel pipe.
Asahi/America, Inc., the leader in thermoplastic valve technology, has recently expanded their line of valves to include the Type 57IL Isolator Lug butterfly valve. The Type 57IL Isolator Lug features a unique lug design where the 316 stainless steel lugs are inserted into the valve body during the injection molding process permanently combining the lugs and valve body into one unit.