Rubber Pipe Lining

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Abtrex Competitor’s Failed Rubber Lining

Rubber lined pipe is only as reliable as the installation, we’ve been rubber lining pipe for a long time. Abtrex Industries is the leader in corrosion and abrasion resistant pipe lining. We love putting our expertise to work, and our memberships and certifications (listed to the right), are indicators of our continued commitment to quality.

Abtrex Industries applies cost effective and durable rubber linings using the latest technology and industry standard best practices.

With the proper rubber pipe lining, a pipe can withstand years of abrasive and corrosive service conditions. Rubber compounds are engineered for chemical resistance to protect your pipe from the effects of acids and oxidizing agents. Abtrex carefully considers temperature, chemical composition and concentration of the materials being conveyed to determine the best compound for your rubber pipe.

Abtrex is an approved applicator for Blair Rubber Company (Goodyear), Polycorp (B.F. Goodrich) and RubberSource (Uniroyal). All of our rubber pipevlinings are inspected per our ISO 9001:2008-certified quality management system and tested per ASTM standards.

We know that selecting the proper lining for your pipe can be confusing, so our sales representatives and friendly engineers will answer any questions you have and help you choose the right material for your rubber lined pipe.

Abtrex Memberships & Certifications

Rubber Types

Soft Natural

This refers to natural rubber compounds usually in the range of 35 to 65 Shore A durometer hardness.

Semi-Hard Natural

A classification of rubber with a face stock in the range of 80 to 95 Shore A durometer. Semi-hard rubbers are normally backed with a soft rubber tie gum. The semi-hard face stock offers strong chemical resistance, while the soft rubber backing provides good adhesion.

Hard Natural (Ebonite)

Comprised of rubber compounds with a face stock that has sulfur content exceeding 40 parts and has a Shore A durometer rating of 100 or more.

Chlorobutyl

A derivative of butyl rubber containing about 1% chlorine with excellent impermeability to gases and good heat resistance. Hardness is typically in the range of 45 to 65 Shore A durometer.

Neoprene

Synthetic rubber produced by the polymerization of chloroprene with good resistance to oils, heat and caustic solutions. Shore A durometer range is between 35 and 80.

*Nitrile, Hypalon, EPDM, and custom formulations are also available.

Why Abtrex?

  • AWS & ASME Qualified
  • 5 Decades of Growth and Experience
  • Turnkey Abilities
  • Proven Project Management Skills
  • Numerous Strategically Located Bases of Operation
  • 24 Hour Emergency Response
  • Commitment to Continual Improvement