FT Ductile Welcomes New Apprentice

FT Ductile is delighted to welcome new apprentice Jack Wright to the team. Seventeen-year old Jack joined the company in May 2019 as a Sales and Administration Assistant and is on a 12-month apprenticeship scheme. He will spend a few weeks in each of the departments to gain an understanding of how the business operates […]

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FT Ductile exports to Iraq

FT Ductile has recently completed another export order for a company based in Iraq. A 300mm specially fabricated pipe piece along with fittings were manufactured to order for a sewage treatment plant. A European manufacturer was required for this new build project and the ductile iron pipe and fittings were all supplied with the required […]

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Wooden Water Pipe Replaced with Ductile Iron

FT Ductile has recently exported 5km of 1000mm ductile iron pipe to Sweden. The new pipeline was required to replace an old 1000mm wooden pipe to a Swedish paper mill. The customer had a window of two weeks during a factory shutdown and required the new pipe to be delivered within that timeframe.  FT Ductile […]

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Rubber Check Valves available from FT Ductile

We are delighted to announce that we are now supplying PROCO Series 700 ProFlex™ rubber check valves. These duckbill check valves are a cost effective way to control back pressures from sewage treatment plants, outfalls and tidal operations. They are low maintenance, fully passive flow devices which do not require external power or manual assistance […]

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Power Pipe-Cutting Tools Improve Efficiency

Cutting and bevelling pipe at the edge of the trench could increase your workflow rate and improve efficiency. FT Ductile is now a distributor for the innovative range of Exact pipe tools for cutting, finishing and processing pipes on-site.  Cordless cutting tools facilitate pipe handling and offer quick and easy installation. Extended battery life allows an uninterrupted workflow and the tools […]

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Urgent Delivery Requirements Fulfilled by FT Ductile

AGIS Fire, based in Hungary, contacted FT Ductile with an urgent request for some pipe and fittings for a new firemain which is being installed in Budapest. Having worked with us before, AGIS knew that the fast turnaround times they were working to would not pose a problem. 500m of 250mm ductile iron pipe and its […]

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Business is expanding at FT Ductile

FT Ductile prides itself on its quick response rates to customer enquiries and fast turnaround times on orders placed, and has offered a next-day delivery service for stock items for many years. In order to keep up with increased customer demand and growing turnover, FT Ductile has recently taken on another full-time member of staff. […]

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FT Ductile launches Technical Book

FT Ductile is delighted to be able to bring you a Technical Book offering comprehensive information on our range of pipes and fittings. Full details of available diameters, dimensions, weights, pressure ratings, etc. can be found. The book is available as either a hard copy or as a .pdf document. Please email enquiries@ftductile.co.uk to request […]

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FT Ductile welcomes new Sales & Technical Manager

FT Ductile is pleased to welcome Dave Thornton to the team as the new Sales & Technical Manager. With over 30 years experience in the water business, Dave is a well-known and respected figure in the UK water industry. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge of ductile iron pipes and fittings and hopes […]

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Range of Flap Valves now in stock

FT Ductile now has a range of flap valves from 80mm – 600mm in stock. Made from HDPE with stainless steel hinges, the valves are easy to install, lightweight and durable. Ideal for use on the edge of outfall pipes, the flap valves can be mounted either on to a flange or directly on to […]

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