For Immediate Release
January 8, 2020
ARPM RELEASES UPDATED IP-2 Hose Handbook
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - - The Association for Rubber Products Manufacturers (ARPM) released its newly revised and updated IP-2 Hose Handbook.
This publication was reviewed, updated and approved by the member representatives of ARPM’s Hose Technical Committee (HTC). ARPM would like to acknowledge the following member companies for their contributions: Eaton, Gates, Jason Industrial, Parker Hannifin Corporation and Continental ContiTech.
"As fluid handling continues to evolve with new technologies, materials, fluids and a focus on safety, the ARPM HTC and its member organizations have jointly updated this industry reference standard for use by manufacturers, assemblers and users,” said Jeff Epperson, ARPM HTC Chair, Technology Manager Chief Engineer Continental ContiTech North America Textile Hose. “This effort strengthens the industry as a whole, individual member organizations and those that use our products.”
Keeping with ISO standards, all ARPM HTC documents and technical standards are reviewed every five years to establish if a revision is required to keep it current and relevant for the marketplace. The IP-2 Hose Handbook and over 100 other technical standards are free for ARPM members or available for purchase on the ARPM website at arpminc.com.
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About the ARPM
Established in 2010, the Association for Rubber Products Manufacturers is managed by rubber business leaders and has over 90 members. The association works to provide manufacturers with bottom line impacting programs, networking, and additional beneficial services.
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