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Two Uponor Campuses Earn Back-to-Back Governor’s Safety Awards

APPLE VALLEY, MINN., MARCH 12, 2024Uponor North America has again been honored with two Governor’s Safety Awards by the Minnesota Safety Council. The company’s Apple Valley campus won its fifth Governor’s Safety Award, recognized at the Bronze level this year, and the Uponor Lakeville Distribution Center won its fourth award, achieving the highest level of Diamond.

Uponor and WiPP Forge a Dynamic Alliance

Advancing women’s empowerment in the plumbing and piping industries

AURORA, CO – February 22, 2024 – Women in Plumbing & Piping (WiPP) proudly announces Uponor as its latest sponsor, forging a powerful partnership to advance the cause of empowering women within the plumbing and piping industries. Uponor, a distinguished global leader in cutting-edge plumbing and heating solutions, joins WiPP in its unwavering commitment to cultivating an inclusive community that propels the personal and professional growth of women in these pivotal trades.

GF to Close Uponor Transaction

Strong focus on value creation and attractive end markets with new piping systems setup

APPLE VALLEY, MINN., NOV 13, 2023 —By joining forces with Uponor, GF is set to become a global leader in sustainable water and flow solutions. To support this ambition, complementary businesses will be grouped together under one roof: the new division GF Uponor will focus on Building Technology, whereas the infrastructure and utility business will move to GF Piping Systems. Michael Rauterkus will join GF’s Executive Committee and will lead the new division together with his Uponor leadership team.

Industry Continuing to Discover Risks, Failures with Generic F1960 EP Fittings

APPLE VALLEY, MINN., NOV 01, 2023 — Beginning in early 2020, supply-chain disruptions and unprecedented construction-materials demand resulted in an influx of F1960 engineered polymer (EP) fittings from various manufacturers and suppliers located around the globe. Unfortunately, some of these “F1960” fittings are not actually manufactured or tested to the same standards as the Uponor ProPEX® F1960 fittings, and contractors are learning a hard lesson about the differences when they experience a failure in their piping system.

Uponor CEO Michael Rauterkus at Round Table Talk about AI with Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella and other top executives at the Axel Springer Award 2023

UPONOR CORPORATION, PRESS RELEASE, 19 OCTOBER 2023 — Uponor, a global leader in sustainable water solutions, proudly participated in the Axel Springer Award 2023 in Berlin on October 17, 2023. The event brought together top executives from different industries for an evening of celebration.

Uponor Celebrates Grand Opening of New Experience Center

Uponor Experience Center Press Kit:

Experience Center
Press Release (.docx)

Experience Center
Press Release (.pdf)

Experience Center
Fact Sheet
(.pdf)

Experience Center
Bios Sheet
(.pdf)

Experience Center
Interview – Desmond Clancy
(.pdf)

Image Gallery – Uponor Experience Center

Image Gallery – Uponor Manufacturing ( Apple Valley)

Image Gallery – Uponor Distribution Center (Lakeville)

Image Gallery – Headshots

 

APPLE VALLEY, Minn., Sept. 27, 2023 — Today, Uponor North America celebrated the grand opening of its newly constructed Uponor Experience Center located at its regional headquarters in Apple Valley, Minn.