Drinking water project in Luo Mahu - China

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Associated ranges
Large Diamater Pipes
Geographical zones

Project specifications

Contracting authority:  Jiangsu province Water Company

Length:   145 000 meters

Application: Drinking Water from Luo Mahu Lake

DN: 1 800 and 2 000

Luo Mahu was the first large diameter project in China conducted by Saint-Gobain PAM China.

  • Short-time delivery: 6 months
  • New patterns were developed for pipes and fittings
  • The drinking water project in Luo Mahu included 5 sections across 20 construction points

Key aspects of the project

  • High commitment of Saint-Gobain PAM, with a dedicated production site in Xuzhou
  • The delivery was carried out on time in due time despite tough weather conditions
  • Challenge: manage local relations with inhabitants


  • No delay for the project
  • Manufacturing and laying of the pipe were safety compliant
  • No quality claims were made during or after the completion of the project
  • Standard joints were used, which resulted in a quick pipes installation
  • 100% water pressure test, no leakage


  • Support on primary project design
  • Transportation guarantee
  • Technical assistance on site

Images diaporama

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Ductile Iron Pipes used for the Luo Mahu Drinking Water project
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Large diamater pipes transported individually on trucks
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Unloading of the pipes at the worksite
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Classic® large diamater pipes combined with a Standard joint to allow quick installation
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Pipe laying operations during the Luo Mahu Drinking Water project in China

Videos diaporama

Ductile iron pipes project : Xuzhou Luomahu in China - Saint-Gobain PAM
Presentation of the Xuzhou Luomahu project in China. Renewal of the network from the water source to the water plant to ensure local communities high quality water.
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