Philmac is a global leader in the design and manufacture of specialist pipe fittings and valves, providing cost-effective solutions for the transfer, control and application of water. Philmac’s products can be found in mines, on farms and rural properties, vineyards, golf courses, domestic and industrial building developments and the reticulated water supplies of towns and cities across the world. Since its establishment in South Australia in 1929, the company’s enviable success has been achieved through a commitment to continuous improvement in quality, product design, innovation, manufacturing and customer service. Philmac developed the world’s first all-plastic compression fittings for polyethylene (PE) pipe in 1968 and its products are now viewed as the international benchmark. The exceptional quality and value of Philmac’s products has driven a strong expansion into global markets. Philmac exports almost half its product to more than 30 countries. Destinations range from North America and the Middle East to the United Kingdom, Europe, South East Asia, North Asia and Africa. Established in 1983, the UK base has continued to build upon and develop new market opportunities and now has an extensive network of distributors throughout Europe and Ireland with its head office distribution centre located in Hailsham, East Sussex. Philmac is part of the Aliaxis group, the world’s largest integrated supplier of plastic performance pipe systems. Research and development is the cornerstone of Philmac’s success. The company has a team of experienced engineers, holds many patented world-leading products and receives regular award recognition.