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VALVES NEWS
Dec 16, 2016
Check-All Valve has introduce a new EPIC series of in-line spring-loaded poppet-type check valves designed to be cost effective, simple, rugged and efficient in any flow orientation. The EPIC is machined from 300 series stainless steel bar stock with Aflas seat/seals and a ½-PSI stainless steel spring... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Dec 16, 2016
Gemü has introduced its new eSyDrive motorised actuator, designed as a response to increasing requirements in the area of motorised valves as they replace pneumatically operated valves. Designed on the basis of the hollow shaft principle in conjunction with technology that does not use brushes or sensors,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Dec 5, 2016
Asco has introduced the 045 Series line of pinch valves, offering low power consumption and less heat transfer for protection of liquid media for analytical and medical instruments The new pinch valves are designed with a small form factor that is half the height of competitive products,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Dec 1, 2016
Rotork has improved its Pakscan two-wire digital control system with the introduction of a new P4 master station capable of running the new Pakscan Plus ultra-fast control loop. On the P4 master station, a large touch screen display provides an easy-to-use, multilingual user interface providing quick device... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Dec 1, 2016
German actuator manufacturer Auma is preparing to replace its KP and KES connections for explosion-proof actuators with the new electrical KT connection. The new connector, as well as the two previous ones, feature a modular design that simplifies their purchasing and installation, and they are implemented via... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 30, 2016
Velan France, a subsidiary of Canadian valve manufacturer Velan, has been awarded contracts to supply nuclear-class valves to China Nuclear Power Engineering Corp. (CNPEC), China Nuclear Power Engineering Co. (CNPE), China Nuclear Energy Industry Corp. (CNEIC), and State Nuclear Power Engineering Corp.(SNPEC). These nuclear valve... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 25, 2016
Valve maker Rotork has fitted and delivered its IQ3 intelligent electric actuators to fifteen gate valves at a Canadian oil sands mine project. In a recent contract, Rotork’s facility at Calgary fitted the actuators to gate valves sized 42", 48" and 60" and shipped them to the... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 22, 2016
German valve maker Gemü has equipped its valves with integrated RFID chips to enable continuous electronic traceability and direct maintenance support in response to industry’s growing needs for documentation. The system, referred to as Gemü Conexo, comprises valves with an integrated RFID chip (in the body, diaphragm,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 16, 2016
Parker Bestobell Marine has secured a $5 million (€4.6m) order from Korea’s Daewoo Marine Shipbuilding & Engineering (DSME) for the supply of cryogenic globe valves. The valves will be delivered for nine liquid natural gas (LNG) carriers destined for the Yamal gas field in Russian Siberia. Sheffield, UK-based... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 15, 2016
Tectra Automation, part of the Hytec Group, has made its Aventics ES05 essential valve system series available in South Africa. Designed specifically to reduce the number of components, assembly is completed with one single tool, making installation easier for distributors, machine manufacturers, and system integrators with the... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 15, 2016
The solenoid valve market is evolving continuously and expected to witness significant growth until 2021, with constant evolution in leading to the development of new technologies. According to an upcoming study by Persistence Market Research, the factors driving growth in the market are increasing applications of solenoid... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 3, 2016
Metso has signed an agreement on a comprehensive valve delivery for Kilpilahti Power Plant in Porvoo, Finland. Metso's valves will be used in conjunction with the power plant's three different boiler units to control the power plant's process flows. Optimally selected, reliable valve solutions enable efficient and safe... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 31, 2016
German valve and actuator manufacturer Auma has launched the new SA multi-turn actuator suitable for continuous underwater use, opening up new applications of electric actuators. The new product is intended for use in water supply systems, hydropower plants, civil engineering constructions for water applications, and specific offshore... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 28, 2016
Severe-duty valves and components specialist Hunt Valve has released pump bypass control valves for high-pressure centrifugal pump systems requiring minimum flow to provide cooling when there is no system demand. With fail-safe features included, the valve technology provides increased pressure for the application while saving energy and improving efficiency. “Traditionally,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 27, 2016
In mid-2016, China’s largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker Pan Asia undocked in Hudong Zhonghua shipyard in Shanghai, China. Pan Asia is the first tanker for Pan Union LNG project and, with a capacity of 174,000m3, it is expected to bring China 1.5 million tonnes/year of clean... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 26, 2016
Bürkert has expanded its product family of electromotive process valves to include the Type 3323 shut-off valve and the Type 3363 control valve. The valves with an electromotive actuator are ideal for applications that either do not require compressed air or for which compressed air is not... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 21, 2016
The Viseu Sul wastewater treatment plant in Portugal’s Viseu County is the first in the country to adopt advanced membrane filtration (MBR) wastewater treatment technology. The highly automated treatment facility, serving a population of 90,000, was recently inaugurated by the President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 17, 2016
Husky Injection Molding Systems has introduced the Ultra Helix 350 valve gate, expanding its existing product line of the award-winning valve gate technology released in 2015. The new nozzle series provides more options for creating a wider range of applications, producing better quality parts with the longest... [Read More]