What does ADS mean in pipe?

Advanced Drainage Systems
Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS) is focused on drainage products and services that deliver solutions for the most persistent and challenging water management problems.

What type of pipe is ADS?

corrugated plastic drainage pipe
We are a leader in corrugated plastic drainage pipe. Today, over 10 billion feet of ADS pipe is in service around the world making us a leader in water management solutions.

What size does ADS pipe come in?

4” – 60”
ADS N-12™ pipe is smooth inside and available in 4” – 60” diameters, in nominal 20-ft. lengths. Pipe can be solid or perforated/slotted. Configuration is N-12™ (corrugated outside/smooth inside) in 4” – 60” diameters.

How strong is ADS triple wall pipe?


•Strong. ADS Triple Wall pipe is high-density polyethylene & will not crack or flatten under typical loads.
•Pipe stiffness Minimum Pipe Stiffness per ASTM D2412
ASTM D 2729 PVC 11 psi 19 psi
ASTM F 810 PE 11 psi 19 psi
• Durable. Excellent resistance to impact damage, abrasion, and corrosion.

Where is ADS pipe made?

It is the largest maker of high-density polyethylene pipe in the United States. It is headquartered in Hilliard, Ohio. In 2020, 93% of the company’s sales were in the United States and 6% were in Canada….Advanced Drainage Systems.

Type Public company
Number of employees 5,000 (2020)
Website adspipe.com
Footnotes / references

What is ADS pipe made of?

ADS offers a wide variety of HDPE-constructed pipes to fit any project needs. From single-wall pipe for residential, agricultural, highway and recreational applications to dual-wall pipe for municipal and highway storm drainage, ADS is known for durable products.

What does ADS stand for?

ADS is a common phrase most gamers will likely encounter at some point in their gaming career. New players might not know what the abbreviation means at first, but there are only two common definitions of ADS. The most common meaning of ADS is “aim down sights,” which is often used in first-person shooters.

What material is ADS pipe?

polyethylene resins
ADS pipe is manufactured of selected polyethylene resins to meet the strictest product quality standards and industry specifications. ADS manufactures a complete line of corrugated pipe, from 3-inch through 24-inch diameters for various drainage applications around the home, farm, or construction site.

Is HDPE pipe perforated?

This corrugated HDPE pipe is ideal for drainage applications where flexibility, light weight, and low cost are important. The pipe is perforated for subsurface water collection or leaching and wrapped with a non-woven, synthetic material that allows water to flow through, but keeps sand and soil from blocking the pipe.

What is triple wall perforated pipe?

The Triple Wall HDPE pipe is triple bonded polyethylene for exceptional pipe stiffness. With smooth inner and outerWalls and a corrugated structural core, this HDPE pipe is designed to have superior pipe stiffness to that of PVC sewer and drain pipe, yet priced to compete.

What is triple wall pipe used for?

manufactures a full line of triple wall pipe for many applications including septic leach fields, residential drainage, retaining walls, irrigation, etc. Poly 3-Wall® features three bonded layers: a smooth black inner wall and a smooth white laminated outer wall are bonded together with a corrugated structural core.

What is triple wall stove pipe used for?

You can find a 6-inch DuraVent triple-wall stove pipe kit that should have just about everything you need for a triple-wall stove pipe installation. These kits can also be used with fireplaces, boilers, furnaces and other appliances fueled by wood, gas, coal or oil.

When to use a perforated pipe?

Pool Decks. Perforated pipes are commonly used for the draining system of a pool.

  • Water Underneath the House. During the rainy seasons,houses and surrounding areas are usually exposed to large amounts of rain water.
  • Landscapes.
  • Irrigation for Trees.
  • Perforated Silencer Pipe.
  • How do you test a perforated pipe?

    Seal the Pipe Seal off all branches of the pipe with bung stoppers.

  • Attach a Vertical Pipe Connect the 5-foot length of pipe to this bend to create a vertical pipe configuration.
  • Fill the Pipe With Water Fill the pipe with water and leave to stand for two hours to allow time for any trapped air to bubble out of
  • Record Changes in Level
  • What is ads pipe made of?

    ABS&PVC Piping Provide Different Advantages. There are many reasons why homeowners and plumbers alike use plastic pipes in their plumbing projects.

  • ABS Pipes vs. PVC Pipes.
  • Strengths&Weaknesses of Plastic Pipes. One easy way to tell ABS and PVC apart is that ABS pipes are black and PVC pipes are white.
  • Working with ABS or PVC Piping.
  • What is ads N 12 pipe?

    N-12® pipe is the world standard for corrugated polyethylene drainage pipe. Introduced in 1987, N-12 dual wall pipe with its smooth interior wall and corrugated exterior wall, offers exceptional hydraulics and strength. Built using application specific high-density polyethylene, N-12 corrugated pipe also provides superior corrosion and abrasion resistance making it an excellent alternative to reinforced concrete and corrugated metal pipe.