Uponor News Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media contact:
Ingrid Mattsson
Director, Brand Management
T 800.321.4739, ext. 4249
M 612.845.6707
E ingrid.mattsson@uponor.com

youtube logo facebook logo twitter logo linkedin logo google plus logo instagram logo

Additional Resources:

Uponor Website

Uponor Media Room

 


YouTube Videos:

Why Uponor? Video

Why Uponor?

Uponor PEX Plumbing at the Cavalier Hotel Video

Uponor PEX Plumbing at the Cavalier Hotel

Uponor PEX Hydronic Piping Systems Video

Uponor PEX Hydronic Piping Systems

 


Press Releases:

Uponor names Tom Rowbotham vice president of Supply Chain

Uponor recognized as an Employer of Excellence

Uponor receives Partners of Choice Award for fourth year

Uponor invests $6.35 million to expand PEX pipe manufacturing

Star Tribune names Uponor a 2017 Top 150 Workplace

Uponor names Jon Sillerud vice president of Operations

Uponor invests $17.4 million to expand PEX pipe manufacturing

Uponor re-engineers valves to deliver greater quality and value

Uponor now offering ProPEX® connections for water service

New Uponor wireless control offers efficiencies for radiant systems

Uponor re-engineers valves to deliver greater quality and value

Backed by an extended 10-year warranty, new ProPEX® valves bring cost-effective confidence to residential plumbing systems.

Uponor ProPEX Residential Valves — Uponor North America (Uponor) continues to bring innovation, confidence, value and performance to PEX piping systems with the launch of their re-engineered ProPEX® lead-free (LF) brass valves for residential plumbing applications.

Developed by an established valve manufacturer with more than 35 years of experience, Uponor’s new offering is constructed from high-quality ECO BRASS® lead-free brass and now includes an industry-leading 10-year warranty for increased confidence and peace of mind. The re-engineered valves are also available at a more affordable price, providing greater value on every job.

In addition to providing trusted quality and increased value, the upgraded valves are the only leading valves on the market to comply with the International Plumbing Code (IPC), Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) and International Residential Code (IRC), as well as being listed to NSF 14, NSF 61, NSF 359 and NSF 372, providing superior confidence in a product that is code-compliant and listed for all plumbing installations.

“For more than 20 years, Uponor has been providing trusted, reliable AquaPEX® plumbing systems that contractors, homebuilders and homeowners have come to depend on for high performance and leak-free confidence,” says Jayson Drake, director, Plumbing and Fire Safety at Uponor. “We believe in offering our customers high-quality solutions they can feel good about installing in their homes. And now offering our re-engineered valves with a longer, 10-year warranty at a more affordable price shows our commitment to providing high-value products and systems that are manufactured to endure the test of time.”

The complete line of re-engineered ProPEX LF brass valves features six products in three different configurations — angle and straight stop for ½" pipe, copper to PEX for ½" and ¾" pipe, and PEX to PEX for ½" and ¾" pipe.

Download / View
News Release
:

icon-ms-word MS-Word (.doc)

icon-document Text (.txt)

icon-acrobat Acrobat (.pdf)

Image Gallery

Media contact
Ingrid Mattsson
Director, Brand Management
T 800.321.4739, ext. 4249
M 612.845.6707
E ingrid.mattsson@uponor.com

Agency
John O’Reilly
O’Reilly DePalma
T 815.469.9100
E john.oreilly@oreilly-depalma.com

About Uponor
Uponor, Inc. is an award-winning provider of plumbing, fire safety, radiant heating/cooling, hydronic piping and pre-insulated piping systems for residential and commercial applications. In 2016, Uponor partnered with Belkin International to form Phyn, a new intelligent water company to revolutionize the way consumers interact with water and help solve major challenges facing the global water supply. Additionally, the company added an $18 million manufacturing annex expansion to its North American headquarters in Apple Valley, Minn. Recognized for best-in-class manufacturing, sustainability, energy efficiency, safety, business growth, economic development, workplace giving and a top workplace, Uponor currently employs 650 people in North America and about 3,700 worldwide.

uponorpro.com

© 2017 Uponor, Inc.

Uponor, ProPEX and AquaPEX are trademarks or registered trademarks of Uponor Corporation and Uponor, Inc.

ECO BRASS is a registered trademark of Mitsubishi Shindoh Co., Ltd.

###

Back to top

 

 

IMAGE GALLERY

Uponor ProPEX Residential Valves Uponor’s ProPEX® lead-free (LF) brass residential valves are bringing greater confidence to AquaPEX® plumbing systems with a cost-effective, upgraded design that meets all the necessary codes and listings and is backed by an extended 10-year warranty.

Download Lo-Res Image

Download Hi-Res Image*


*To download a hi-res image file, click on the link above and a zip archive automatically downloads to your computer. Due to how various browers handle downloads, you may have to expand the zip archive manually.

Back to top