Viega LLC, a provider of pipe-joining solutions, announced the availability of the Viega SeaPress system for a variety of marine pipe-joining applications from potable water, to fuel, to fire sprinkler.
The Viega SeaPress system is a 90/10 copper-nickel alloy suited for seawater systems, and according to the manufacturer is the only copper-nickel press fitting with a double-press connection. Viega SeaPress is available with adapters to transition to imperial and metric sizes.
Paul Switzer, Viega’s technical manager for shipbuilding and offshore, noted that the Viega SeaPress was designed to handle rugged, corrosive seawater environments.
Viega said it also offers Viega ProPress systems in copper and 304 or 316 stainless steel
, as well as Viega MegaPress in carbon steel
for applications including fuels and lube oil systems for the marine market.