Milliken Infrastructure Awarded Patents for Polyolefin Repair Method


Milliken Infrastructure Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of Milliken & Company, was recently awarded U.S. Patent No. 9,797,540 B2: Apparatus for Repair of Polyolefin Pipes and Structures, as well as U.S. Patent No. 9,803,791 B2: Method and Apparatus for Repair of Polyolefin Pipes and Structures.  Corresponding international patent applications are pending. These patents, which mark the eighth and ninth held by Milliken Infrastructure’s Pipe Wrap business, describe a system and method for the repair of polyolefin pipes and structures such as those used in the oil and gas industry, as well as fiber-optic conduits in the communications industry. RELATED: Milliken Infrastructure…

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