HDPE Fusion Solutions


Fortiline is a McElroy distributor and can sell and service McElroy’s wide range of fusion machines throughout the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest United States.

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Fortiline HDPE Fusion Line Card

Fortiline’s HDPE Fusion Group is ready to assist customers with the growing use of HDPE products, particularly in water and wastewater applications. HDPE pipe is durable, cost-effective, and can be used in a broad range of projects including industrial, municipal, and landfill applications.

Fortiline’s strong knowledge of HDPE fusion techniques, fusion equipment and training provides customers with the right solutions for their HDPE needs. Our Group leadership, based in Charlotte, N.C., has more than 35 years of HDPE experience so customers can count on Fortiline to provide expert guidance on any HDPE project.

Fortiline offers a complete line of products and services for your HDPE pipe and fitting needs and we’ll work with you from design, to delivery, to the installation of your HDPE solutions.

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ASTM Standards

Order through ASTM at www.astm.org
ASTM D3350-14 – Standard Specification for Polyethylene Plastics Pipe and Fittings Materials
ASTM F2620-13 – Standard Practice for Heat Fusion Joining of Polyethylene Pipe and Fittings
ASTM F714-13 – Standard Specification for Polyethylene (PE) Plastic Pipe (DR-PR) Based on Outside Diameter
ASTM F2164-13 – Standard Practice for Field Leak Testing of Polyethylene (PE) and Cross-linked Polyethylene (PEX) Pressure Piping Systems Using Hydrostatic Pressure
ASTM F1290-98a – Standard Practice for Electrofusion Joining Polyolefin Pipe and Fittings
ASTM F2634-15 – Standard Test Method for Laboratory Testing of Polyethylene (PE) Butt Fusion Joints using Tensile-Impact Method
ASTM F1804 – Standard Practice for Determining Allowable Tensile Load for Polyethylene (PE) Gas Pipe During Pull-In Installation
ASTM F1962 – Standard Guide for Use of Maxi-Horizontal Directional Drilling for Placement of Polyethylene Pipe or Conduit Under Obstacles, Including River Crossings
ASTM E3044 – Ultrasonic Testing of Polyethylene Butt Fusion Joints

AWWA Standards

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AWWA C651 – Disinfecting Water Mains
AWWA M 55 – PE Pipe – Design and Installation
AWWA C906-15 – Polyethylene (PE) Pressure Pipe and Fittings, 4 In. Through 65 In. (100 mm Through 1,650 mm), for Waterworks
AWWA C901-08 – Polyethylene (PE) Pressure Pipe and Tubing, ½ In. (13 mm) 3 In. Through (76 mm) for Water Service

Miscellaneous Docs and Videos

MAB Generic Electrofusion Procedure for Field Joining of 12 Inch and Smaller Polyethylene (PE) Pipe
PPI Municipal and Industrial Video Library
Standard Practice for Heat Fusion Equipment (HFE) Operator Qualification on Polyethylene (PE) and Polyamide (PA) Pipe and Fittings

HDPE Fusion Group

Dennis Barnette
Group Operations Manager

Sean Sullivan
General Manager, NC

Andrew Watson
General Manager, TX

Greg Terry
General Manager, FL


Fortiline is a member of the Plastic Pipe Institute.

Fortiline is an Alliance for PE Pipe Member Company