Polyethylene Pipes and Fittings

Proplastics is Zimbabwe’s  leading manufacturer of High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) solid wall pipes for use in potable water, sewer, mining and gas applications. HDPE pipes are tough, have a 100 year design life and, because of good chemical and abrasion resistance properties, are rapidly growing as the preferred material for pipeline lining and relining, slurry applications and for use in Dolomite areas.

Proplastics HDPE pipe systems are designed and manufactured to meet the harsh climate related requirements in Africa, making them suitable for most applications. One of the most prominent features of HDPE pipes is the fact that a wide variety of jointing systems is available to suit the application and installation method.

Jointing methods available:-

  •  Polypropylene (PP) Mechanical Compression Fittings
  •  Butt Fusion Fittings
  •  Electrofusion Fittings
  •  Fabricated PE Fittings

The HDPE pipes manufactured by Proplastics are manufactured to, and carry the SABS mark of trusted quality for SANS ISO 4427. This ensures that customers are receiving the highest quality HDPE pipe available on the market.

Proplastics manufactures and supplies a high performance low friction HDPE sub-duct system providing excellent cable protection and management for underground networks. The tough outer HDPE coating provides lifetime mechanical protection while the internal ribbed surfaces ensure a low coefficient of friction for optimized lengths of cable installation.

Proplastics is engaged in offering its customers a wide range of LDPE pipes that are designed in compliance with international quality standards. LDPE pipes can be used in a wide range of applications including sprinkler and drip irrigation systems, drainage systems, laboratories, industrial process lines, agricultural piping, irrigation and many other public utilities. All pipes are manufactured in standard lengths of 100m whereas custom lengths can be supplied on request, depending on the size of the pipe.