TOPIC: Innovation

Since 1919 piping system innovation has been Victaulic’s driving force. Innovation not just in the sense of new effective, reliable mechanical pipe joining products but innovation in services, software, safety and education. We are always looking to improve customer satisfaction, exceed expectations and lead the industry with products and services that provide solutions. View More

Solutions that resolve obstacles faced by engineers, project managers, contractors and site owners during the pre-construction, construction and post-construction repair and maintenance phases of any project.

The following selection of blog posts includes several articles highlighting our innovative products and how they resolved issues encountered during the design and construction process. Learn how, when faced with seemingly insurmountable roadblocks, engineers and contractors turned to Victaulic products and engineering services to get their construction projects back on track. This collection of posts also includes articles on awards and acknowledgments for Victaulic’s forward thinking and industry-leading products, including our software services, and other interesting ways our passionate approach to piping system innovation has impacted the industry.

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St. Louis, MO Gateway Arch HVAC & saturated steam piping system uses Victaulic's grooved coupling for steam

First Grooved Coupling for Steam Offers Gateway for High Performance at St.Louis Arch

In 2015 the first grooved coupling for steam, designed by Victaulic, was used in the Gateway Arch (St. Louis, MO) renovation of the museum’s HVAC &...

Victaulic's AGS a the coupling in the Hydraulic Air Compressor (HAC) Demonstrator project

AGS in HACs: An Ultra-Cool Solution for Ultra-Deep Mining Challenges

Victaulic is a core sponsor of the Hydraulic Air Compressor (HAC) Demonstrator project & used their Advanced Grooved System for the Hydraulic air c...

Victaulic NFPA 2017 Booth

In Case You Missed It: NFPA 2017 Boston

Quick NFPA 2017 recap video post from Victaulic including the newest innovations showcased: Construction Piping Services, Victaulic Vortex™, VicFle...

Piping & Instrumentation Mock Diagram - Victaulic

Embracing the Internet of Things: Victaulic Stands at the Forefront of the Construction Industry by Integrating Innovative Web Technology with Intelligent Pipe Grooving

Victaulic’s roll grooving tool for pipe grooving is a unique example of how interconnectivity can enhance communication within the construction arena.

Victaulic RG5200i Intelligent Roll Grooving Tool Close Up

Faster, Safer, More Accurate Approach to Pipe Fabrication

Victaulic’s new, fully automated roll grooving tool is the perfect solution for pipe fabrication challenges. It reduces measurement errors & makes ...

Fire Sprinkler Head in Balcony Ceiling- Victaulic Flexible Dry Fire Sprinklers

A “Flexible” Solution to Fire Sprinkler Safety

Victaulic’s team of expert engineers developed a flexible dry fire sprinkler that is a simpler and safer alternative to traditional dry sprinklers.

Victaulic high-density polyethylene pipe (HDPE) solutions at a new saltwater disposal (SWD) facility in northern Texas

iWWD Features Victaulic HDPE Solutions

iWWD’s November 2016 issue featured an article on Victaulic high-density polyethylene pipe solutions being used at the Atlas Resources Hamman Saltw...

Victaulic Tools for Revit Software Sample Pipe System Design

Tools Designed For Innovation

In this video blog post see how Victaulic Tools for Revit can help take your MEP & Fire Protection pipe modeling to the next level.

2016 International MINExpo Sign

Victaulic Debuts BERMAD Control Valves at 2016 MINExpo

At the 2016 MINExpo in Las Vegas Victaulic announced a new offers of BERMAD hydraulic control valves for the North American mining industry.

Victaulic Spigot Outlet Style 926 for HDPE Pipe

Victaulic Introduces Spigot Outlet Style 926 for HDPE Pipe

Victaulic, introduces a Mechanical-T Spigot Outlet for HDPE pipe. It’s the company’s first mechanical outlet available for HDPE, steel and ductile ...

Rainureuse par moletage intelligente RG5200i Victaulic

Victaulic Unveils Industry’s First Intelligent Roll Grooving Tool

Victaulic announces the launch of the first intelligent roll grooving tool, the RG5200i. Offering even more accuracy, reliability, traceability & s...

Foundry Worker - Victaulic Leading-edge Foundry Worker Safety Coat

Victaulic Foundry Safety Coat Recognized by Edison Awards

Victaulic has been selected to receive a 2016 Edison Award their BOGU Foundry Safety Coat. The award recognizes Victaulic’s latest achievement in a...

Victaulic BERMAD Model 700 hydraulic control valve

Victaulic Introduces BERMAD Hydraulic Water and Air Valve Products to the Canadian Waterworks Industry

Victaulic & BERMAD now offer hydraulic control & air valves to Canadian waterworks providers that will address many critical challenges faced by th...

Victaulic 3D scanning pipe retrofit image

Using high quality 3D Scans to make you Faster from the Start

Benefits of 3D scanning technology for pipe system retrofit projects blog post by Jeff Leighton, Senior Project Coordinator within the Victaulic Vi...

Victaulic Installation-Ready FireLock carbon steel products

How to: Reduce Installation Time, Increase Productivity & Jobsite Safety

Victaulic’s FireLock Installation-Ready Couplings revolutionize the planning & implementation of fire protection systems where safety, installation...

Victaulic Firelock Style-177N

FireLock™ Installation-Ready™ Fittings: A Closer Look Behind the Innovation

Victaulic blog video & part one Q&A with director of couplings & fire suppression systems, Susan Schierwagen on FireLock™ Installation-Ready™ Fitti...

Victaulic Firelock Style-177N

Victaulic Introduces FireLock™ Installation-Ready™ Fittings

Victaulic introduces the new FireLockTM Installation-Ready™ Fittings designed for fire protection systems. Offering a faster, simpler installation ...

Victaulic Series 713 Swing Check Valve now has additional sizes - extended the size range to include 2- to 4-inch (50 to 100 millimeter) sizes

Victaulic Extends Series 713 Swing Check Valve Line

Victaulic has extended the Series 713 swing check valve size range to include 2” – 4” sizes. Now the grooved-end check valve to be used on a wider ...

Foundry Worker - Victaulic Leading-edge Foundry Worker Safety Coat

Partnership Leads to Development of Safety Jacket for Foundry Workers

This blog post highlights an article from Industrial Hygiene News about the Victaulic & Toray Fluorofibers partnership to enhance foundry safety ap...

Victaulic FireLock NXT Series 768N Dry Valve

Victaulic Introduces FireLock® NXT Series 768N Dry Valve

Victaulic introduces the new FireLock® NXT Series 768N Dry Valve. Re-engineered for customer’s needs. Now provides simplified set-up & maintenance.

Style 870 Coupling

Victaulic Launches World’s First Grooved Mechanical Piping System for Saturated Steam

Victaulic has developed the first mechanical grooved piping system for saturated steam & condensate piping, eliminating the need to weld steam piping.

Victaulic FireLock NXT Series 768N Dry Valve

Daniel Wake Answers Questions About The New Victaulic Firelock® NXT Dry Valve

The new Victaulic Firelock® NXT Dry Valve is being introduced at this year's AFSA Convention & Exhibition. Learn more in an interview with Daniel W...

Susan Shierwagen - Victaulic Director of Couplings, Fittings & Fire Suppression Products

Engineering Spotlight: Bridging the Gap of Product Innovation

Learn how Victaulic bridges the innovation gap in this interview with Susan Schierwagen, director of couplings, fittings & fire suppression products.

Victaulic Wins Gold & Silver Honors in Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s 2015 Product of the Year Awards

Victaulic Wins Gold and Silver Honors in Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s 2015 Product of the Year Awards

Victaulic is honored to receive gold & silver honors in Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s 2015 Product of the Year Awards.

Southeast Asia Building Magazine - September-October 2015 issue cover – features flexible sprinklers in fire protection systems article by Victaulic’s John Stempo

The Growing Adoption of Flexible Sprinkler Systems in Fire Protection

Southeast Asia Building Magazine Sept-Oct 2015 issue features article by Victaulics John Stempo discussing flexible sprinklers in fire protection s...

Stainless Steel Fittings for Large-Diameter Piping Systems - Victaulic AGS

Victaulic Introduces AGS Stainless Steel Fittings for Large-Diameter Piping Systems

Victaulic has introduced AGS stainless steel fittings for large-diameter pipe giving customers the ability to build large-diameter grooved mechanic...

Nouvelles offres de vannes de protection incendie Bermad et Victaulic

A Closer Look at Victaulic’s New Valve Offering

Q&A on Victaulic’s new fire protection valve offerings with Victaulic product manager Daniel Wake & Raanan Tenna, Fire Protection product manager a...

Victaulic Tools for Revit - Add-in for Autodesk® Revit® MEP

Victaulic Launches Add-in for Autodesk® Revit® MEP

Victaulic introduces Victaulic Tools for Revit, an innovative add-in for Autodesk® Revit® MEP that allows users to route pipe twice as fast & incre...

Victaulic Virtual Design & Construction Software - Create Assembly

Piping System Design In Half The Time With Victaulic Tools For Revit

Victaulic® Tools For Revit® are a set of routing and fabrication tools for Autodesk® Revit MEP® designed by Victaulic to increase productivity & cr...

Stand Victaulic - NFSA 2015

Victaulic Shares Big News & Showcases Innovative Products at NFSA 2015

Victaulic happenings at the 2015 NFSA Annual Seminar & North American Fire Sprinkler Expo included big news & innovative pipe joining product solut...