Pipeline Plastics, LLC of Westlake, Texas (United States) has placed orders with KraussMaffei Berstorff as part of a multi-facility expansion of its HDPE pipe business. The expansion will include the addition of 1000 mm pipe extrusion lines at Pipeline Plastics Levelland (Texas) and Belle Fourche (South Dakota) facilities.
Pipeline Plastics, one of the leading manufacturers of high end pipe systems for industrial and municipal water as well as for oil and gas systems up to 40, closed the deal of complete pipe extrusion lines for HDPE smooth wall pressure pipes with KraussMaffei Berstorff at the NPE show in Orlando.
The deal is part of a larger expansion plan that will include additional equipment at the Levelland location and a new facility to be located in the South Eastern US. Mr. Fisher, founder and CEO of Pipeline Plastics, said “We have a long history of working with KraussMaffei Berstorff and have had great results with their extrusion equipment. Our Decatur (Texas) facility is equipped with KraussMaffei Berstorff extrusion lines which exceeded our expectations in performance and reliability. We expect to have our Levelland expansion operational by the end of the fourth quarter of this year, and our South Dakota expansion completed in the beginning 2019”.
The new South East Coast facility is planned to be up and running in the third quarter of 2019.