• Kiwa proud sponsor of plastic pipes conference PPXX

    29 July 2021

    From 6 to 8 September 2021, the International Plastic Pipes Conference and Exhibition will be held for the twentieth time, this time in the Amsterdam Hotel Okura. PPXX is the world's largest event about new developments in plastic pipes market. As a leading testing and certification body in the field of plastic pipes Kiwa is closely involved in the conference, both as a sponsor and as an testing and certifying authority.

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  • Kiwa and Alliander open first Dutch hydrogen demo house

    27 May 2021

    Kiwa and Alliander are opening the Hydrogen Experience Centre in Apeldoorn today: a demonstration and training location set up as a private home where professionals learn how to convert the natural gas supply in residential areas for hydrogen application. In the Hydrogen Experience Centre, Kiwa and Alliander demonstrate that hydrogen can be used excellently as a fuel in the built environment.

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  • Kiwa expands aNPT capability with new equipment

    6 May 2021

    Kiwa is a world-leading expert in testing polyethylene (PE) pipes. Already two years ago Kiwa implemented an eco-friendly version of the accelerated notch pipe test (aNPT). The accelerated notch pipe test (aNPT) is developed to test PE100-RC pipes. It is performed exactly like the usual NPT (ISO 13479), but with one important difference: instead of using water, the pipe is placed in a detergent solution.

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  • DME and material compatibility testing

    12 November 2021

    Currently society faces a great challenge in the energy transition. One of the ways to reduce the use of fossil fuels like LPG is the introduction of renewable dimethyl ether (rDME). rDME is a promising biofuel and considered reliable for blending with LPG, or even a complete substitute product for LPG.

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  • Permeation and fluid compatibility

    9 July 2019

    Kiwa Technology is your partner for engineering assessments and the corresponding tests. We can determine and prove the suitability of polymers in combination with conventional and unconventional gases and fluids, and test under harsh conditions like raised temperature and high pressures.

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  • Kiwa Technology On tour

    13 June 2019

    Kiwa Technology will be on tour in September sharing our thoughts and knowledge on PVC pipes and testing of hydrogen resistance of thermoplastic piping systems. On September 17th our senior program manager René Hermkens will present on the quality assessment of PVC gas grids in the Netherlands at the PVC4Pipes conference.

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  • Kiwa Papers regarding piping systems

    14 November 2018

    In the last months experts of Kiwa Technology gave multiple presentations on a wide range of subjects regarding piping systems. Here you can find the summary of the presentations and the downloads

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  • Liquefied natural gas alternative to diesel sustainable transport sector

    19 November 2018

    As a cleaner alternative to diesel, liquefied natural gas (LNG) could play an important role in efforts to make the transport sector more sustainable.

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  • Our vision on sustainable energy in infographic

    28 November 2018

    Today, Kiwa Technology is working on the energy issues of tomorrow and sets out its vision on the energy transition in the infographic 'Sustainability in the built environment in the Netherlands'.

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  • Kiwa at Plastic Pipes XX Conference

    15 September 2021

    From 6 to 8 September 2021, the International Plastic Pipes Conference and Exhibition was held for the twentieth time, this time in the Amsterdam Hotel Okura. PPXX is the world's largest event about new developments in plastic pipes market. As a leading testing and certification body in the field of plastic pipes Kiwa was closely involved in this conference, both as a sponsor and as an testing and certifying authority.

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