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Ward Manufacturing

Ward Manufacturing, LLC is a leading manufacturer of piping components in thousands of installations worldwide, from residential to commercial developments, institutional buildings, public utilities, and grand architectural wonders – including American icons like New York City’s Freedom Tower. Ward is rooted in a long tradition of American manufacturing, established in 1924 in Pennsylvania, where the corporate headquarters and manufacturing facilities remain.

With nearly a century of quality manufacturing, using only the best, most durable materials and advanced technology and techniques, Ward has become a fixture in the global pipe fittings industry. They are committed to their customers and continually invest in facilities, product development, and people. 

Ward Manufacturing produces various plumbing, heating, and industrial products. Some of their main product categories include:

  • WARDFlex® Tubing: eliminates multiple service points at turns and connections and ensures the reliable flow from gas meters to appliances. Pipes are available in various materials, including carbon steel, stainless steel, and copper.
  • Pipe Fittings: Wide range of products for sprinkler systems, drainage systems, and other installations, including fittings, connectors, unions, plugs & bushings, and more.
  • Pipe Nipples: carbon welded, seamless, and stainless steel pipe nipples for sprinkler and plumbing applications.
  • Industrial products: Ward Manufacturing also produces a range of industrial products, including hose couplings, fire protection products, and fittings for steam and air applications.

Ward Manufacturing is known for its commitment to quality, innovation, and customer service. The company uses state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques and employs highly skilled engineers and technicians to design and produce its products. Their products are made from 100% recycled raw material and meet or exceed rigorous industry standards, including ANSI, ASTM International, NSF, and Federal Specifications. Ward also supports green building with products that meet LEED standards.