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Dec 13, 2018
Emerson boosts LNG portfolio with valve acquisition
VALVES NEWS
Dec 11, 2018
CO2 extraction company Vitalis Extraction Technology (Vitalis) announced that it has received its first patent for a flow control valve, according to a public release provided by media outlet Cision. Patent US10143937 involves the design of a cyclone separator and superfluid extraction system with a... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Dec 5, 2018
Metso Corporation has extended the availability of its valve solutions in Denmark by signing a new agreement with Grønbech & Sønner. According to an announcement from Finnish company Metso, the distributor agreement will see Grønbech & Sønner provide the ‘entire breadth’ of Metso’s valve products and related... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Dec 4, 2018
Industrial valve and pump manufacturer Flowrox has acquired NovaTek, a Swedish filtration technology company. In a statement, Finnish company Flowrox claims that the acquisition will expand its product offering, including filter maintenance and spare parts services, as well as a growing variety of automation and accompanying services. "Flowrox... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 20, 2018
Weir Group has announced the integration of its Delta Industrial valves manufacturing operation into the company’s facility in St. Louis, Missouri. Prior to the integration, Weir’s St. Louis facility only manufactured Lewis pumps and valves, for the sulphuric acid industries. According to a statement, the decision to relocate... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 20, 2018
An Italian subsidiary of Velan has been awarded contracts for the supply of three different types of valve to Singapore’s MODEC Offshore Production Systems, it was announced in late July. Scheduled for delivery by early 2019, according to a statement, the order represents a sales value of... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 2, 2018
In a bid to extend its valve solution portfolio and address a ‘wider scope of customer needs in flow control’, Metso has acquired the valve automation division of India-based Rotex Manufacturers and Engineers. Following the acquisition, Metso says a range of valves, actuators, limit switches and pneumatics... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 19, 2018
San Francisco news outlet, SFGate, reported that a utility house that contains valves for a Chevron, US-based gas supplier, pipeline that runs through the San Francisco area caught fire in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania after a power line structure fell onto it. Described by the report as... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 9, 2018
Badger Meter, international leaders in the development and manufacture of flow management solutions, have announced the release of its new SEVA (Smart Electric Valve Actuator). Designed to reflect a cost sensitive solution that has best in class features within the electrical actuator market; the SEVA adapts... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 2, 2018
In a press release, the Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) announced that the construction of new valves at the Nagado Water Treatment Plant is underway. The development is part of a widespread issue regarding water supply to WAF customers in Nadi and parts of Lautoka. “Our teams are... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 28, 2018
Process valve and actuator specialist Bonomi has expanded its brass union ended ball valve range, adding a selection of larger sizes. Bonomi’s Rubinetterie Bresciane manufactured Series 4504 range now comes in larger 1-1/4”, 1-1/2” and 2” variants, all of which are WRAS appoved. According to a statement from... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 17, 2018
Emerson has announced the launch of its new EIM Aquanaught, which the company describes as a waterproof submersible electric actuator designed to meet crucial isolation demands in wastewater treatment plants during high water conditions such as hurricanes. According to Emerson, the actuator can be submerged and still... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 3, 2018
Valves Online, a UK based valve retailer, is building a new innovation centre near Plymouth. According to a statement from the Devon headquartered, family owned company, the new facility will be built to accommodate Valves Online’s rapid expansion. Planning consent has been secured to build the new ‘innovation... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 18, 2018
Process valve and actuator specialist Bonomi has introduced a V-notch called ‘Vball’ to its ball valve range. According to the company, the new addition will enable users to achieve greater stability and accuracy in terms of flow control. A selection of Bonomi’s valves are available with a Vball, including... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 11, 2018
A team of experts has discovered that using valves two sizes smaller ‘than normally specified’ will not reduce performance with multiphase applications. The finding follows research by Matthew Charlton, head of Product Management at Weir Valves & Controls UK, and researchers from the University of Huddersfield. Charlton... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 8, 2018
Protego will be showcasing its new Type VN-A-PC pilot-controlled diaphragm valve at the upcoming Achema event in Frankfurt, Germany, 11 – 15 June. According to the Germany headquartered company, the valve is designed for liquefied gases under cryogenic conditions up to -200°C. The valve has been newly... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 5, 2018
US headquartered Mueller Water Products has launched two new products for the water industry. The Atlanta, Georgia based company has announced a new fire hydrant, one which it claims can be installed and maintained by one person, and expanded its range of resilient wedge gate valves. The Super... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
May 21, 2018
The need to repair the ageing water infrastructure sitting in cities like Los Angeles is becoming more and more acute. Utilities are increasingly concerned about the lifespan of their systems and how quickly parts of it will need to be replaced. Mark Gimson, a regional sales... [Read More]