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Take the Wavin Pipe Challenge

Sunday 25 February 2018

Put your plumbing skills to the test with our Wavin Pipe challenge game and win a weekend for two in Amsterdam.
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Esker Educate Together National School in Dublin

The Esker Education Together National School in Dublin was financed and constructed as part of the Department of Education and Skills’ Rapid Build Programme. The two-storey build consisted of 16 classrooms, six support teaching classrooms, a hall, library, staff room, two ball courts, a play area and associated ancillary accommodation. Construction was completed within the planned 34-week timeline, in time for the start of the academic year in September. More than 1,200m of Wavin Tigris K1 pipe was installed during a 16-week period.
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Wavin BIM Revit® packages NOW AVAILABLE

Monday 3 April 2017

As Ireland’s leading manufacturer of plumbing, rainwater and drainage systems, we have adopted BIM in order to support and assist engineers and contractors in their projects, and to ensure we facilitate the governments BIM efforts in the national “Construction 2020” strategy. Featuring automatic routing preferences and a fully integrated Bill of Materials, our Revit content package takes the hassle out of BIM by giving you a high level of detail and accuracy everytime.
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Barn Conversion - Hep₂O Underfloor

At a two-storey barn conversion, a comprehensive Hep₂O underfloor heating system from Wavin has been specified to provide cost-effective and efficient heat distribution across both floors – helping the building to achieve BREEAM and CoSH targets for energy efficiency and thermal performance.
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Landmark £60 Million Hilton Hotel Development

For a new £60 million hotel development in Bournemouth, the management and control of surface water required a proven long term solution which could work on a challenging sloping site. AquaCell Prime, a geocellular stormwater management unit from Wavin, the UK’s leading manufacturer of plumbing, rainwater and drainage systems, was up for the challenge.
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Humberside Police Headquarters - Redesigned to save time and reduce cost

Humberside Police HQ in Hull lies in an area particularly vulnerable to flooding. On June 23rd 2007 the worst happened and the site had to be evacuated. Within a year, plans were being developed to prevent a recurrence.
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Wavin Acoustic Soil System - Doxford Park

At a £9 million care home development in Sunderland, sound proofing between apartments was a key requirement which led to the specification of the Wavin AS System, an internal drainage system which offered low noise, durability and ease of installation.
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County Down Monastery

The K1 Multilayer Press-fit Plumbing System for potable, sanitary and heating applications has been installed throughout the site of a Monastery situated in the heart of Crossgar, County Down. K1 from Certus, Wavin’s approach to above ground drainage and plumbing for industrial, public, commercial and multi-occupancy buildings, now forms the integral plumbing for a new heating system installed during the complete restoration of Tobar Mhuire, a 1950’s Passionist Order institution.
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Connect to Better solutions whatever your need.

Tuesday 1 September 2015

Wavin, the leading provider of plastic pipe systems and solutions launches new branding concept: Connect to Better.
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Gear Up with Hep2O and win 100s of great prizes

Tuesday 30 August 2016

From September 12th until December 4th, Wavin is giving plumbers the chance to win a range of great gear every week. Merchants can also win shopping vouchers and pizza treats on Fridays.
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Keeping up with the latest changes to the Irish Building Regulations can be tricky.... We make it easy!

Monday 7 September 2015

Wavin, the leading manufacturer and supplier of plumbing, rainwater and drainage systems continues to meet the rigorous demands of Building Regulations Part H - Drainage & Waste Water Disposal with our fully Certified pipe and fittings to EN1401-1 & EN13476 - 1.
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