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Aug 17, 2018
Emerson unveils new ‘flood-proof’ actuator
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]

VALVES NEWS
May 16, 2018
T-T Flow announced on 16 May that they have been awarded accreditation from the Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS) for all its swing gate valves. WRAS contributes to the protection of public health by preventing contamination of public water supplies and encouraging the efficient use of water... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
May 16, 2018
Valcor Engineering has announced their new product lines, SV22, SV28 and SV102. The SV102 is a precision pressure regulator, and the SV22 and SV28 are high flow electronic valves. The SV102 is a manual regulator designed to provide accuracy and repeatability in a compact, durable package. The... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
May 11, 2018
This article was written by Anne Doerseln, a PR consultant for Schroeder Valves from PR-Atelier. Malaysia’s industrialisation has been proceeding quickly since the 1990s, increasing the demand for electricity by an average of about 4% each year. In order to keep up with the power demand of... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 23, 2018
The UK company’s 3800L Series pilot operated pressure relief valves with modulating pilot controls (PCM) have been certified by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers to handle air, gas and vapour. Previously, the 3800L was only certified for liquids. The addition of air, gas and vapour certification... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 5, 2018
The Italian company is extending its Valpres Wafer Pattern Ball Valve offering with two new carbon and stainless steel models, which come in a variety of pressure ratings. Bonomi says that the range of valves, designed to operate in a number of industries, offer weight and space... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 4, 2018
The India based Rotex Manufacturers and Engineers is selling Metso the division for an undisclosed amount. Metso says that the move is aimed at expanding its global valves business. The companies expect to close the deal by July 2018. Rotex provides valves, actuators and automation systems... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 4, 2018
The company is looking to enhance its position in the water and gas distribution sectors, while expanding its presence across the oil and gas supply chain. Oxford Flow produces fluid handling equipment designed to enhance efficiency, reliability and performance by leveraging its roots in Oxford University. The... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Mar 29, 2018
The ‘sensor-free’ technology uses an electromagnetic field to control the position of a bolt and determine its position. Scientists at Saarland University have developed a technique to precisely control valves via an electromagnetic current, and say that it improves on conventional electromagnetically controlled valves that only have... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Mar 8, 2018
The supplied valves are designed for the plants’ safety systems, using robust materials and a simple design to minimise failure. SISTO Armaturen, a Luxembourg-based subsidiary of KSB, has received a contract for valves to refit several French power stations. The SISTO-KRVNA valves are going to be used... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Mar 1, 2018
The Valve Manufacturers Association of America (VMA) is predicting 1.45% growth for valve shipments in 2018, valued at $4.615 billion (€3.793 billion). 2017 valve shipments were valued at $4.549 billion (€3.739 billion). VMA president William Sandler said that while growth from 2017 to 2018 was ‘not huge’,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Feb 19, 2018
The Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) has led to sales increases and cost savings for Weir, and has been classed as ‘outstanding’ by an independent panel. From 2014 to 2017, Weir Valves worked with Professor Rakesh Mishra from the University of Huddersfield on a project to “design, develop... [Read More]