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February 17, 2020

Champion Fiberglass Field Reps Recognized at NEMRA

The Champion Fiberglass sales team was out in force at NEMRA in January. National Sales Manager Scott Patchan, National Sales Manager Bob Reeger, and Regional Sales Manager Kent Brown connected with the Champion Fiberglass team of field sales representatives while in Orlando. The team presented news and updates about Champion Fiberglass and recognized Reps who [...]

February 06, 2020

Through Quality and Service, We Strive to be Your Trusted Provider

Over the years, Champion Fiberglass has celebrated many firsts. In 1989, a year after our founding, we developed the first fiberglass conduit with flame retardant properties. Then in 1996, we were one of the major authors of the first official standard for fiberglass conduit (UL 1684) by Underwriters Laboratories. As for quality designations, in 2006, [...]

October 30, 2019

California’s Recurring Blackouts: Buried Utility and Transmission Lines Reduce the Risk of Wildfire and Eliminate Imposed Blackouts

Six of the 10 most destructive fires in California were started by electrical equipment, according to CNBC. Recent fires in California have elevated the situation, and the utility company is mandating 10 years of intermittent blackouts across the state. Ten years of erratic blackouts will have disastrous effects on business and the state’s economy, not [...]

September 19, 2019

Turnkey Solutions: Epoxy Adhesive System Makes Installation Easier

You’ve mapped out conduit needs for a project, considered the options and are preparing to place an order for fiberglass conduit. Remember to give some thought to the adhesives that join conduit together. When it comes to bonding fittings and joints of conduit on a project, Champion Fiberglass has a system in place to meet [...]

June 10, 2019

Fiberglass Elbows Protect Data Center Infrastructure

As reliance on high-tech surges, day-to-day activities are increasingly dependent on data centers as they handle mission-critical data and processes for business, government and organizations. In designing data centers, it’s important to preserve and secure technology infrastructure while addressing future scalability. Cost containment protection of the massive amount of wire and cable from elbow burn-through [...]