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Uponor partners with IWSH in honor of World Plumbing Day

The alliance strives to achieve clean and safe water across the U.S., especially in marginalized communities that face the greatest challenges

APPLE VALLEY, MINN., MARCH 11, 2021 — In recognition of World Plumbing Day, Uponor North America and the International Water Sanitation and Hygiene Foundation (IWSH) announced a new partnership that will help address critical water and sanitation inequities in the United States.…

Uponor and Bullfrog Power Set Green Electricity Agreement

Driving to Sustainable 2025 Power Sourcing Goals in North America

APPLE VALLEY, MINN., FEBRUARY 9, 2021 — Uponor North America and Bullfrog Power Inc. (Bullfrog), Canada’s leading green energy provider, announced today a green electricity agreement for Uponor North America Calgary and Mississauga, Canada facilities. Uponor joins the growing number of Canadian organizations supporting green energy across Canada with Bullfrog Power, a Spark Power Company.

Uponor Unveils Complete Polymer Solution for Commercial Projects

Special virtual event will formally introduce the Uponor PP-RCT mechanical piping system and Uponor Construction Services as best-in-class solutions for commercial-piping professionals

APPLE VALLEY, MINN., FEBRUARY 3, 2021 — Uponor North America (Uponor), a pioneer and leading provider of PEX (crosslinked polyethylene) piping products, is today launching its new Complete Polymer Solution for commercial-piping applications in the U.S. The innovative platform for this important announcement is a special, 90-minute, virtual event for customers, specifiers, installers, and other buying influencers in the commercial plumbing and mechanical field.…

Uponor wins Minnesota Manufacturing Sustainability Award from Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal

APPLE VALLEY, MINN., JANUARY 6, 2021 —The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal recently announced Uponor North America is the 2020 Manufacturing Sustainability Award honoree recognizing the commitment to conserving water, reducing waste, improving energy efficiency and empowering labor.

Each year the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal honors the region’s top manufacturing companies that drive the local economy with innovation and productivity at world-class levels. This marks the first time Uponor has won the prestigious award.…

Uponor North America appoints Brett Boyum Vice President of Marketing & Offerings

APPLE VALLEY, MINN., NOV. 18, 2020 — In alignment with its strategic focus on enhancing customer experiences and differentiating through innovation, Uponor North America (Uponor) is pleased to announce the appointment of Brett Boyum to the position of Vice President of Marketing & Offerings and a member of the company’s Senior Management Committee.…

UVU Bridge snow-melt project combines PP-RCT and PEX-a piping to clear a safe path over interstate highway in Utah

Hybrid snow-melt installation atop a 970-foot walkway joining two sides of Utah’s largest public university becomes first large-scale use of Uponor PP-RCT in North America. Radiant heating specialist Thermal Engineering threads 1,900 feet of PP-RCT through bridgeworks to feed 36,000 feet of PEX snow melt along the pedestrian bridge.

BY MICHAEL NICHOLSON

OREM, UTAH — Contractor Aron Frailey estimates he has installed as many as one thousand radiant snow-melt projects since entering the business right out of college nearly 20 years ago. The jobs have been many and varied — from high-end residential to large commercial. He even spent three weeks in Moscow in 2017 at the behest of the U.S.