KemPress Stainless

Stainless steel tube and press-fit system for water, gas and industry

When you need the highest quality stainless steel press-fit system, use Kembla Stainless steel tube, KemPress® Stainless fittings and the KemPress® press tools. 


  • Water
  • Gas
  • Industrial 
  • Food & Beverage
  • Fire Sprinkler Systems


  • Flame free installation, meaning no hot work permits are required.
  • Fast and easy to use with the press-fit connection system.
  • Backed by MM Kembla’s reputation for quality for nearly 100 years.
  • KemPress Stainless Steel tube and fittings both have Watermark approval.
  • KemPress has a warranty of 25 years for potable water and fuel gas applications, and a design life of over 50 years.


  • KemPress Stainless Steel tube is manufactured using high quality 316L stainless steel, compliant with standard AS 5200.053.
  • KemPress Stainless Steel fittings are manufactured using high quality 316 stainless steel, and are compliant with standard AS3688.
  • KemPress fittings are designed for “push and stay”, meaning they are tight enough to complete the rough-in before securing placement by pressing.
  • KemPress fittings deliver minimal deformation to the internal shape of the tube they are connected to, reducing turbulence in the flow of the medium.
  • The press process delivers a permanent connection, while achieving the required pull-out strength according to AS3688.
  • KemPress Stainless Steel fittings come in Standard, High Temperature and Gas ranges.
  • Safe working pressure up to 40 bar.

Case Study

KemPress Stainless Steel Piping used on the Hot Water Ring Main Replacement

External KemPress stainless steel pipework installed at ANZCO Foods Canterbury

New Kitchen Facility at LSG Sky Chefs using KemPress Stainless Steel

New Paua Processing Factory using KemPress Stainless

Water supply for Offal Processing Plant upgrade using KemPress Stainless

Water and compressed air supplies for  a new Spiral Freezer and Cooker using KemPress Stainless

Water supply for Retort Pressure Cooker using KemPress Stainless

Standards & Compliance

Technical Bulletin