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  • Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit — Protecting the oil & gas industry for more than half a centuryPerma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit --- Protecting the oil & gas industry for more than half a century
    Visit our new website section devoted to the oil and gas industry at: https://permacote.com/oil-and-gas
    A superior-performance product, such as Perma-Cote, even though it may be a small element of any given job, can be instrumental in ensuring protection of entire oil and gas systems from corrosion.
    Perma-Cote can help reduce downtime by 50% or more and can contribute to extended service life by more than 10 times that of other product options. By eliminating product failure you …

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  • Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit—A Partner To Count On For Water and Wastewater ApplicationsPerma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit—A Partner To Count On For Water and Wastewater Applications
    If you are a government employee, private owner, builder or specifying engineer working in the water/wastewater industry, Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit is a partner you can rely on for high-quality products for your projects.
    Perma-Cote ETL-Verified PVC-Coated Conduit provides premium protection against corrosion by providing the best available exterior and interior coating. It is important for electrical specifiers, engineers, and purchasing managers in the water/wastewater industry to understand that all major brands of PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit …

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  • Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit receives recognition for compliance with Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) — supporting an ongoing effort to improve online platforms for electrical distributors to increase sales.
    Perma-Cote currently offers a complete line of PVC coated conduit, fittings, and accessories providing corrosion resistance for electrical raceway systems in highly demanding environments. The company recently achieved compliance for PVC coated items in the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) within the Industrial Data Exchange Association’s (IDEA) Data Certification Program.
    “Much of the electrical industry business is going electronic, yet many distributors find it difficult to develop effective systems in-house. IDW helps distributors locate everything from one …

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  • Robroy Industries celebrates 10 years of positive, associate driven, SHIELD initiative safety results.
    A decade ago, Robroy Industries, a manufacturing organization of synergistic member companies dedicated to product and service leadership within the electrical products and oilfield markets, committed to creating an effective safety program.

    Photo Caption: Robroy Industries celebrates the ten years of success from the SHIELD safety initiative.
    To honor the 10th anniversary of SHIELD, Robroy Industries presented a commemorative plaque to Bill Murphy, Safety Partner & Director of Loss Control, and Krauter Group, a business partner instrumental in helping guide Robroy to its …

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  • Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit recommended guidelines for proper installationPerma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit recommended guidelines for proper installation
    Proper installation ensures the best service life for a conduit system. Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit is a system providing the best available exterior and interior protection against corrosion. Below, are suggested protocols for installing PVC-Coated conduit, along with information on obtaining installer certification.
    Guidelines for preventing coating damage during the installation of coated conduit is covered in the video link below:

    https://permacote.com/installation-video/
    Clamping: When using a pipe vise, replace the jaw assembly with special vise adapters. When using a chain vise …

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  • Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Conduit achieves ISO 9001:2008 re-certification by continuing to ensure the performance quality of PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit
    Perma-Cote manufacturer of ETL-Verified, PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit announces that it has achieved re-certification for ISO 9001:2008.
    Steve Voelzke, president of Perma-Cote, states: “Earning our ISO 9001:2008 in 2007, together with our current re-certification, shows the consistency of our operation to perform and produce the highest quality PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit products and services to our contractor and end-user customers. We are dedicated to continual progress and, to support those efforts, engage an independent market research firm …

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  • Perma-Cote’s Contractor Commitment: Making Your Life Easier! Quickly Add Installation Tools To RFQs and Submittal Packages
    Perma-Cote ETL-Verified PVC-Coated Conduit provides premium protection against corrosion by providing the best available exterior and interior coating. Proper installation is essential to ensure the best possible service life for conduit systems. Perma-Cote offers installation tools and accessories that ensure the best product handling, installation and performance—and these tools are simple and convenient to attain.
    Users of My-Catalog™ can quickly generate and submit RFQs for installation tools, and assemble and download customized submittal packages. Getting started is …

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  • Perma-Cote’s Contractor Commitment: Making Your Life Easier! On Time Delivery & Proper Material Handling
    Currently, the shipping industry in the United States has been become a challenge for anyone trying to schedule electrical products to a job site.
    The reasons?
    A shortage of truck drivers plus newly implemented driver-regulations that limit time on the road. Unfortunately, this situation does not appear that it will improve any time soon. According to a report by transportation analysts Stifel Financial Corp, the industry as a whole will be short 240,000 drivers by 2022.
    Because on-time …

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  • TECK Armoured Cable Fittings Require Proper Specification To Ensure Success In The Field
    Section 12-3022 of the Canadian Electrical Code addresses the industry standards for proper entrance of conductors and cables into boxes, cabinets, and fittings.  Installations have been encountered wherein box connectors were not used to secure individual cables to provide strain relief, and such improper termination commonly leads to failure.  Good industry practice suggests that each cable be secured to prevent strain or stress at the point of termination, and that no openings remain in the …

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  • My-Catalog™ A Unique New Website Tool Enables Users of Perma-Cote PVC-Coated Rigid Metal Conduit to Quickly Prepare Accurate RFQs and Submittal Packages. Available Now At: www.permacote.com

    Perma-Cote has launched a brand new website (www.permacote.com) that showcases My-Catalog™ — a complimentary, first-of-its-kind online tool that makes submitting, specifying and quoting Perma-Cote PVC-coated rigid metal conduit and fittings easier than ever.Users of My-Catalog™ can create and manage a personalized catalog of PVC-coated conduit and fittings, quickly generate and submit RFQs, and assemble and download customized submittal packages. Getting started is uncomplicated and fast. An online tutorial video is available to support new users.
    In addition to My-Catalog™, www.permacote.com includes other beneficial …

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