Transair aluminum pipe is the perfect system for any compressed air, vacuum, or inert gas application. It offers substantial savings on installation, maintenance and operating costs when compared to other compressed air piping systems. Its detachable and interchangeable components allow users to easily modify production layouts or execute process changes within minutes. Transair push-to-connect fittings eliminate the need to thread, solder or glue pipe. Its patented sealing technology guarantees Transair to be leak-free.
Transair, the original "blue aluminum air pipe", can also be combined with existing copper and steel compressed air pipe systems without compromising performance, making it the ideal solution for upgrades or expansion projects. Unlike the performance of copper or steal, which degrades over time due to corrosion, Transair pipe provides clean air quality with optimum flow rate. Available in 1/2" to 6", the Transair aluminum pipe system is the ideal pipe system for any industrial application.
mdi is the premier distributor for Transair aluminum pipe and fittings. From major industrial facilities to small garages, we have the experience and expertise to provide you with the proper pipe sizes, fittings, adapters, valves, and tools to complete the job. We don’t just sell Transair aluminum pipe. From start to finish, we supply our customers with the know-how and the correct parts for their compressed air projects. Give us a chance and we will prove it!
Our knowledgeable sales staff is here to help you find the right pipe and connectors to fit the job and at the right price to fit your budget.
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Transair pipes are manufactured from extruded aluminum, providing a durable, lightweight alternative to iron, steel, copper, and plastic. Transair aluminum pipe provides the combination of the smooth bore interior and the natural corrosion resistance of aluminum. Different from iron, steel, and copper, which can diminish your airflow through pitting and buildup over time, Transair aluminum pipes will maintain their pristine interior and keep your air flowing smoothly, reducing the costs associated with strain on your system.
While plastic piping may be equally resistant to corrosion, its brittle nature can prove dangerous to your personnel if ruptured by an accidental impact, and OSHA has regulated against its use for compressed air in many states. Due to its strength and corrosion resistance, aluminum is the best material choice.
With over 1,000,000 installations in the USA, Transair is the unquestioned leader in compressed air systems. Transair is the only Aluminum Pipe System that meets ASME certification and it's the only product with true push-to-connect fittings.
Transair components are reusable and interchangeable, which enables immediate and easy layout modifications.
Parker Hannifin, the pioneer in compressed air aluminum piping systems, builds on its history of innovation by manufacturing the largest range of diameters and products through its Transair line. With 20 years of experience, breadth of offering, and superior operational efficiency has made Transair the trusted brand of mechanical contractors.
The lightweight components and quick-connect interlocking design allow for easy and immediate layout modifications with zero need to thread, solder, or glue pipe. Labor accounts for only 20% of installation costs, compared to the 50-80% of such costs associated with traditional steel or black iron compressed air piping. While traditional products often corrode and degrade over time, Transair aluminum piping consistently provides clean, quality air though its leak-free, corrosion-resistant design, ensuring longevity of the equipment.
Transair significantly reduces plant energy costs by increasing efficiency, reducing pressure drops, and eliminating leaks. Transair compressed air piping integrates into existing copper and steel piping systems without compromising performance, making it perfect for upgrades or expansion projects.
Transair aluminum pipe comes standard with a Qualicoat certified coating, making it ideal of all compressed air, inert gas, and vaccum applications in harsh environments.
To better serve our customers, Manufacturers Distributor, Inc. (mdi) is proud to announce the opening of our Houston Branch. The new facility is the second warehouse in North America for mdi which operates in Tampa, Florida; the corporate headquarters.
"This second warehouse greatly enhances our ability to provide our customers with the Transair Aluminum Pipe products they want, when they want them", says Sam Arledge, President of mdi. "It also shows our commitment to improving our already exceptional customer service. We will continue to invest in infrastructure and logistics to maximize our capability to perform as the leading distributor of Transair Aluminum Pipe products", continues Arledge.
This state-of-the-art office and warehouse is conveniently located in the Energy Corridor in Katy, Texas to better service our customers by providing shorter shipping times as well as increasing Transair inventory and product availability to the Gulf Coast region and surrounding areas of the U.S.
Let our factory trained representatives assist in the design of your Transair compressed air system. We specialize in optimizing all aspects of the estimate from pipe size to layout design, to ensure proper air distribution and cost efficient solutions for any budget. All we need is a dimensional drawing, blueprint PDF, rough sketch or take off list to best understand how we can provide the best service possible to issue a detailed and competitive quote estimate.
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