4 Galvanic Corrosion Statistics You Should Know

What invisible force has disfigured the Statue of Liberty, caused lights to fall from tunnel ceilings, and destroyed U.S. Naval Ships from the inside out? Give up? The answer is galvanic corrosion, and it’s a scary factor for anyone who works...

The Beginner's Guide to Pipe Shoes

Last year, significant pipeline incidents cost companies more than a billion dollars in damage. What’s worse, that figure is more than three times as high as it was the previous year. It’s a stark reminder that your pipes need protection more...

How to Win Your Next Pipe Support Bid

Losing bids can be disheartening. And they aren’t just a disappointment. Every time you bid and don’t get the job it wastes time, money, and resources. 

Things That Really Great Pipe Supports Do

You probably already know how important it is to use quality pipe supports in your process piping system. But what does that mean? When you’re picking out the best supports for your system, how do you know the difference between quality products...

Wear Pad Differences

Not all wear pads are created equal. Today we're going to highlight some of the differences and show you how can you tell if you're getting a quality FRP product.

Making the Most of Adjustable Pipe Supports

A pipe support is a pipe support, right? Not exactly. The more you research pipe supports for your system, the more you’ll realize how much they can vary. Throughout that search, a common question comes up: Will I benefit from adjustable pipe...

Pipe Hangers and Supports for Your Next Project

Wouldn’t it be nice if all pipes ran neatly along a sturdy support? Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Sometimes, pipes need to run below beams or above an unreliable surface.

4 Qualities to Look for in ProTek Products

If you’ve explored pipe supports, you’ve probably come across a familiar line of products: ProTek. However, if you’re not a manufacturer or you haven’t used these products, you probably don’t know the full meaning behind the name.

6 Pipe Support Myths Debunked

Confusion in the piping industry is causing damage. Did you know? Corrosion alone has cost an estimated $2.5 trillion worldwide.

Unfortunately, misunderstanding pipe supports can result in more than just high costs: It can lead to leaks, on-site...

About APP: Pipe Support Manufacturer in Houston

For the past 28 years at APP, we’ve designed, manufactured, and sold advanced pipe supports. We’ve worked hard to deliver the industry’s best-quality piping products, and I think we’ve accomplished that goal.

But these days, we have something...