MPS Global: Connecting the Past to Improve the Future

In 1977, Connexus mechanical interference joint technology was developed in Houston, Texas. Over a span of thirteen years, founders, Herbert Green and Major Butler, refined and improved the pipe connection technology and equipment. In 1990, the Connexus technology was successfully introduced in the former Soviet Union for use in pipe projects with outstanding results. The reliability of pipelines, and the speed at which they could be deployed was dramatically improved. MPS Global is proud of the proven Connexus technology — we are building on the success of the past to connect the future.

Reliable, Global Partnership

Interpipe, Inc. serves as the commercial partner to MPS Global. Interpipe specializes in supplying high spec, large diameter steel pipes and pipe products to the energy industry worldwide. Intepipe provides consistent, reliable service to meet customer requirements and timelines, ensuring products meet the business needs of customers.

Sustainability and Environmental Commitment

MIF technology has been used for over 50 years to safely and successfully connect pipe-joints worldwide. Projects utilizing the Connexus MIF technology require less heavy equipment and less personnel which can significantly reduce the carbon footprint for a project.

MPS Global is committed to less material waste, less pollution and improved environmental performance.

Industry Leaders

Proven Technology

The Connexus process produces strong, repeatable, permanent joints designed to withstand internal pressure and external loadings.

Quality Control

Our field quality assurance program ensures critical connection parameters are met for every assembled connection.

Cost Effective Solution

The Connexus system is a streamlined and repeatable process, requiring less equipment and labor. It reduces the variable costs associated with traditional welding.

Dedicated Service

Connexus machines have successfully performed on virtually every type of terrain and under severe weather conditions.


Connexus Mechanical Interference

The interference, metal-to-metal fit, is achieved by inserting a carefully tapered pin end into an expanded belled end.

Connexus Epoxy Seal

The epoxy seal created when one pipe is inserted into the other creates a flexible, airtight and corrosive resistant wall at the connection point of the joint.

Connexus Process

The interference fit is responsible for the axial load carrying capacity of the joint, relying on contact stresses between the pin and bell for strength.

The Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to personal information collected through this website and any other site that is branded by MPS Global. It explains how we comply with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), the DPA (Data Protection Act) and the PECR (Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations). Additionally it will explain the use of cookies or software, advertising or commercial sponsorship from third parties and the download of any documents, files or software made available to you (if any) on this website. Our contact information is provided if you have any questions.
We use your personal data to provide and improve our service. By using our service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.
MPS Global seeks to safeguard the privacy of our site users.

The DPA & GDPR May 2018

We and this website complies to the DPA (Data Protection Act 1998) and already complies to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which comes into effect from May 2018. We will update this policy accordingly after the completion of the UK’s exit from the European Union.

Use of Cookies

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. As required by legislation, where applicable this website uses a cookie control system, allowing the user to give explicit permission or to deny the use of /saving cookies on their computer / device.
What are Cookies?

Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer’s hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.

Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors or use the cookie control system if available upon their first visit.

Managing cookie permissions:

In many cases, your web browser or mobile device platform will provide additional tools to allow you to control when your device collects or shares particular categories of personal data. For example, your mobile device or web browser may offer tools to allow you to manage cookie usage or location sharing. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with and use the tools available on your devices.

You can also manage your tracking preferences by clicking on “Cookie settings” located on the cookie acknowledgment banner at the bottom of the page. If, however, you do not accept cookies, you may experience some inconvenience in your use of the website.

Pixel tags:

We may use LinkedIn ‘Insight’ tags on our site to monitor traffic from the social media platform.

The LinkedIn Insight Tag is a piece of lightweight JavaScript code that is added to our website to enable in-depth campaign reporting and unlock valuable insights about our website visitors. We may use the LinkedIn Insight Tag to track conversions, retarget website visitors, and unlock additional insights about members interacting with our ads.

Further information and the applicable data protection provisions of LinkedIn may be retrieved under:
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Website Visitor Tracking

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. The software will save a cookie to your computer’s hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information.

Adverts and Sponsored Links

This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, to whom may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.

Clicking on any such adverts will send you to the advertiser’s website through a referral program which may use cookies and will track the number of referrals sent from this website. This may include the use of cookies which may in turn be saved on your computer’s hard drive. Users should therefore note they click on sponsored external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Downloads and Media Files

Any downloadable documents, files or media made available on this website are provided to users at their own risk. While all precautions have been undertaken to ensure only genuine downloads are available users are advised to verify their authenticity using third-party antivirus software or similar applications.

We accept no responsibility for third-party downloads and downloads provided by external third-party websites and advise users to verify their authenticity using third-party antivirus software or similar applications.

Contact & Communication With Us

Users contacting this us through this website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use.

Where we have clearly stated and made you aware of the fact, and where you have given your express permission, we may use your details to send you products/services information through a mailing list system. This is done in accordance with the regulations named in ‘The policy’ above.

Email Mailing List & Marketing Messages

We operate an email mailing list program, used to inform subscribers about products, services and/or news we supply/publish.

Users can subscribe through an online automated process where they have given their explicit permission. Subscriber personal details are collected, processed, managed and stored in accordance with the regulations named in ‘The policy’ above. Subscribers can unsubscribe at any time through an automated online service, or if not available, other means as detailed in the footer of sent marketing messages. The type and content of marketing messages subscribers receive, and if it may contain third-party content, is clearly outlined at the point of subscription.

Email marketing messages may contain tracking beacons / tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track subscriber activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of subscriber data relating to engagement, geographic, demographics and already stored subscriber data.

External Website Links & Third Party Links

Although we only look to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. External links are clickable text / banner / image links to other websites.

Shortened URLs; URL shortening is a technique used on the web to shorten URLs (Uniform Resource Locators) to something substantially shorter. This technique is especially used in social media. Users should take caution before clicking on shortened URL links and verify their authenticity before proceeding.

We cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite our best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Social Media Policy & Usage

We adopt a Social Media Policy to ensure our business and our staff conduct themselves accordingly online. While we may have official profiles on social media platforms users are advised to verify authenticity of such profiles before engaging with, or sharing information with such profiles. We will never ask for user passwords or personal details on social media platforms. Users are advised to conduct themselves appropriately when engaging with us on social media.

There may be instances where our website features social sharing buttons, which help share web content directly from web pages to the respective social media platforms. You use social sharing buttons at your own discretion and accept that doing so may publish content to your social media profile feed or page. You can find further information about some social media privacy and usage policies in the resources section below.