Polypipe Water Management Solutions (WMS), the UK’s dedicated experts focused solely on the sustainable drainage and water management industry, has received approval for its large diameter Ridgistorm-XL pipe system from Anglian Water.
Ridgistorm-XL has been classified as suitable to comply with Sewers for Adoption 6thedition, enabling the product to be used in foul and surface water sewer applications within the operational boundaries of the WRc certificate.
Polypipe WMS will also provide additional training to site installers for its Ridgistorm-XL pipe system as part of the Anglian Water approval.
Since its launch in 2008, Polypipe WMS has received approval from six other water companies for the Ridgistorm-XL system, alongside its WRc certification for 750-2100mm diameter fittings, pipes and manholes and also accreditation by the BBA for diameters 750-900mm pipes. Ridgistorm-XL forms part of Polypipe WMS’ extensive range of sustainable drainage systems (SUDS) and products, enabling the business to offer unbiased guidance on the most appropriate sustainable drainage solution.
“As the UK’s leading manufacturer of plastic drainage and water management products we are committed to continually investing in our manufacturing processes and product performance, so we are delighted to receive approval from Anglian Water,” comments Rachel Smith, Marketing Manager for Polypipe WMS. “Accreditation and approval of our products forms a central element of our new product development and these approvals demonstrate the proven performance of our products. With the move to more adoptable SUDS driven by the Floods and Water Management Act, we’ve very pleased that another water company has shown its confidence in our Ridgistorm-XL system.”