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VALVES NEWS
Oct 13, 2016
Flomatic Corp. has introduced a new 1” and 1¼” Model 80DI VFD, a special patented submersible pump check valve for use with variable frequency drive (VFD) control submersible pumps. Standard check valves will “chatter” and be noisy when a VFD goes to low flow, causing premature wear... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 11, 2016
The global instrumentation valves and fittings market is expected to grow from $3.86 billion (€3.47bn) in 2015 to reach $5.63 billion by 2022 with a compound annual growth rate of 5.5%. Huge requirement for valves and fittings in industrial automation in fumes, fluid, and gas control applications is the... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 7, 2016
Asco has introduced brass valves that comply with the US Federal Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) requirements for lead-free components. The lead-free brass constructions are available on the company’s lines of general service solenoid valves. The SDWA’s section 1417 prohibits the use of leaded components in valves handling... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 6, 2016
Bernard Controls Benelux has installed and commissioned 16 quarter-turn actuators at the Horns Rev C high voltage substation, an offshore AC transformer platform off the western coast of Denmark. Bernard delivered two FQ12, eight SQ60, and six SQ100 actuators to the platform that collects the electrical energy... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 5, 2016
Arca Valves has extended its Ecotrol 8C control valve range to valves with PN 63 as well as ANSI Class 600 pressure ratings with flanges or butt-welded ends. The company has also designed a version of the valve full to ASTM and ASME standards especially for the... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 3, 2016
US-based industrial machinery manufacturer Flowserve has designed the API 6D Valbart through conduit slab gate valve (TCSGV) for a variety of pipeline services. The full-bore diameter of the valve is well-suited for pigging requirements, while the floating slab gate utilises fluid pressure to assist in sealing process. The... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Oct 3, 2016
Gemü, a German valve specialist based in Ingelfingen, has developed the world's first controllable single-use diaphragm valve, the Gemü Sumondo. The product range now comprises a manually operated version alongside a pneumatically operated solution. The trend towards simplified upstream and downstream plant designs and the effective prevention of... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Sep 29, 2016
Finnish industrial equipment maker Metso has delivered its Neles BWX valves to the Siemens purified terephthalic acid (PTA) plant in Rotterdam, Netherlands, for use in the plastic bottle manufacturing process. Metso's BWX valves delivered to Siemens' PTA project have fulfilled the stringent safety and efficiency requirements existing... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Sep 16, 2016
GF Piping Systems has introduced the new, completely digital electric actuator series Type EA25-250 with all solid state electronics and powerful functionality. The actuators feature limit switches, optical position indicator with LED status monitoring, and middle position as part of the standard package. "With functions like limit switches... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Sep 15, 2016
Flow control solutions developer Rotork has released the RI Wireless concept for wireless valve monitoring and diagnostics in the process industry. The field-proven solution transmits real-time position indication to the control room and enables predictive maintenance for actuated valves, delivering capital and operating expenditure reduction, increased safety,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Sep 13, 2016
Parker Bestobell has secured full type approval from the Korean Register of Shipping (KR) for its range of cryogenic globe and check valves for use on board ships. The company’s valves are widely used on LNG carriers, floating storage regasification units (FSRUs), and LNG fuel gas systems. The... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Sep 12, 2016
Griffco Valve, based in Amherst, New York, has introduced a new line of high-pressure chemical injection valves (injection quills). Used as the transitional point for the chemical before it is injected into process piping, Griffco’s model IVQ injection valves feature dual-threaded NPT connections in ½” (DN 15),... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Sep 7, 2016
L&T Valves has supplied India’s first indigenously-developed high integrity pressure protection system (HIPPS) to Dirok gas field development project in Assam, India. The project is promoted by a consortium of Hindustan Oil Exploration Co., Oil India, and Indian Oil Corp. HIPPS is a safety instrumented system (SIS) designed... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Sep 5, 2016
Magnatrol Valve Corp., a manufacturer of full port, internal pilot operated, and direct acting solenoid valves, has launched its Type A, L, and K valves for use in a wide range of petrochemical/oil, pharmaceutical, and water/wastewater processing applications. Available for pipe sizes ½”-3”, Type A and L... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 24, 2016
German industrial equipment manufacturer KSB has extended its Ecoline GT 40 range of cast steel gate valves with a version with butt weld ends. The new butt weld end variant can be supplied in nominal diameters from DN 50 to DN 600 and in pressure classes up... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 23, 2016
As an enhancement to its VCI Model 1088 sanitary blanketing valve, industrial product manufacturer Cashco has introduced a new Model 1100 sanitary vent. The new sanitary vent is well-suited for applications in the pharmaceutical industry in the production of health care products for both human and animal... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 18, 2016
Flomatic Corp. has introduced the new Model 54-4MJ Flo-E-Centric plug valves with mechanical joint (MJ) connections suitable for water and wastewater service. The Flo-E-Centric plug valves are round-port eccentric plug valves designed in compliance with ANSI/AWWA C517-09 available from 6”-24” with standard gear box with a 2”... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 16, 2016
Auma has been selected to supply electric actuators equipped with the HART interface to a cogeneration plant currently under construction in Pengerang, Malaysia. To date, Auma has supplied more than 300 electric actuators for the four cogeneration units to be built on the site. The gas-fired power plant... [Read More]