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Maker of plastic piping
1980 Formed in Doncaster by Kevin McDonald, with the help of Geoff Harrison
1985 Public offer of shares in the company
2004 IMI disposed of most of its building products division, the last part being Polypipe
2005 A private equity group bought Polypipe from IMI