Category Archives: Interviews

Why the CE Mark alone is not enough…

Studor has remained a pioneer of standards and approvals for drainage ventilation products since being founded in 1975. When European Standard EN12380 was introduced for Air Admittance Valves (AAVs) in drainage systems in 2002, it was natural for Studor to … Continue reading

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National Women in Engineering Day Focus: Ewa Bielinska

Polish-born Ewa Bielińska is a Quality & Process Flow Manager at Miko Pac, one of Studor’s manufacturers. She is based at their Bydgoszcz facility in Poland. Ewa’s interest in engineering started from Food Technology. Since graduating from the Polish University of Warmia … Continue reading

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National Women in Engineering Day Focus: Nicole Jean

Dr Nicole Jean is a Public Health Design Engineer at Mace. Of Saint Lucian origin, she completed her BEng in Architectural Engineering at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, returning a year later to commence her PhD in Construction, and is now based in London. When Nicole graduated from … Continue reading

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National Women in Engineering Day Focus: Iris Jiang

Iris Jiang is a graduate  engineer from Ghent University in Belgium. She graduated in 2015 as an applied bio-science engineer and later this year she starts studying for a further Master’s degree in Environmental Sanitation, which covers the following main areas: sources … Continue reading

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National Women in Engineering Day Focus: Lina Abolail

Jordanian Lina Abolail studied at the Mu’tah University in Jordan and is now based in Dubai, working as a Business Development Manager for Polypipe Middle East. She loves that her job involves a significant amount of working outside in the gulf … Continue reading

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National Women in Engineering Day Focus: Lisa Cavanaugh

Lisa Cavanaugh is a Senior Process Engineer at Dymotek, one of Studor’s manufacturers, located in Connecticut, USA. She graduated Cum Laude in 1987 from the University of Lowell in Massachusetts (now known as UMass Lowell) with a Bachelor of Science in … Continue reading

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National Women in Engineering Day: Thursday 23 June 2016

National Women in Engineering Day (#NWED2016) was established by the Women’s Engineering Society (WES) in 2014 to celebrate their 95th anniversary. Taking place annually on 23 June, it has now developed into “an International awareness campaign to raise the profile of women in engineering … Continue reading

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Fun at the “Seeing is Believing” Test Tower!

Tony Hill (our Technical Sales Engineer) talks to us here about some of his experiences at our “seeing is believing” test rig in the UK’s The National Lift Tower: I was asked what the most fun thing was about being involved … Continue reading

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Seeing is Believing!

  We asked Tony Hill (our Technical Sales Engineer) to answer a few questions about the “seeing is believing” test rig – the result of weeks of hard work by him and the team from Polypipe Terrain:   What is the purpose … Continue reading

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National Women in Engineering Day Focus: Alex Keates

Today we talk to Alex Keates, whose passion for machinery and how things are made drew her to engineering. Since having studied in Bogotá (Colombia) and London (UK), her career path has led her to work as an Engineer for Hoare … Continue reading

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