Plastic Systems have moved from the small satellite branch on Gabador Place to a much bigger facility at 8a Clemow Drive, Mt Wellington, Auckland
As our range of HDPE pipe and fittings gets larger; so too does the tools and machines required to do the job properly. Big Bore (400mm and larger) fittings require specialist tools to prepare the pipe and fittings such as couplers and saddles to create a successful weld.
In 2016, Plastic Systems is proud to celebrate our 25th year of doing business in New Zealand.
Derek Brickell started the company in 1991 with a vision of introducing specialist plastic products into the New Zealand market. Since then, we have grown in leaps and bounds, pioneering the use of several materials and processes along the way.
Every jointing solution for Polyethylene pipe systems…..
Over the past 25 years Polyethylene (PE) has been increasingly used in Water distribution networks and under pressure sewer pipelines.
As early as 1996 Plastic Systems has been providing jointing solutions for the early pipe manufacturers, including a butt welding contact for the Stratford power station when there were no active welders in New Zealand.
With local and reigonal authorities around the country revoking their acceptance of Gunmetal style tapping bands for PE watermains, a Watermark approved alternative was required quickly. With our long-standing relationship with Plasson, Asmuss Plastic Systems was able to acquire the Plasson "Tapper" Compression saddle to bring a high quality and cost-effective solution to market.
The Plasson "Tapper" Compression saddle carries the following approvals.