logo
menu
News Category: Valves News
VALVES NEWS
Aug 15, 2016
German protective pump fittings specialist Schroeder Valves has expanded its valve portfolio with a serial version of its automatic recirculation valve. The range, named SmartLine, is available in five bypass flow-rate steps (five Cv-value stages) for each frame size, all of which are low pressure valves. The range... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 9, 2016
Bonomi North America has introduced unique new low-torque three-way, four-seated brass ball valves with spring return handles that provide “deadman” mixing or diversion operations in either L-port or T-port configurations. The Bonomi 355NSRL (T-Port) and 365NSRL (L-Port) valves change flow paths with a quarter turn of the spring-loaded... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 5, 2016
Automation manufacturer Turck has released two extensions to its line of inductive angle sensors for rotary actuators for harsh environments. One of the new RI360-DSU sensing solutions includes a stainless steel Minifast connector and the other, using a terminal chamber, comes with ATEX and IECEx approvals.  The sensors... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 4, 2016
PJ Valves (PJV), a specialist manufacturer and supplier of valves to the global energy industry, has been awarded more than £1 million (€1.2m) worth of contracts to supply valves to Maersk Oil’s Culzean field in the UK North Sea.  PJV will manufacture over 1,000 forged cast gate... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 4, 2016
US-based Hansen Technologies Corp. (Hantech) has launched a new motorised control valve (MCV) targeting the industrial refrigeration market. The new valve, compatible with all refrigerant types, can be used to control operating temperature and pressure of ammonia refrigeration systems. The MCV is a direct motor actuated valve designed... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Aug 2, 2016
UK-based engineering company Avingtrans has been awarded a £3.5 million (€4.1m) contract to supply gas-cooling valves to seven nuclear power stations across the UK. Avingtran's Maloney Metalcraft company will supply the valves for each of French energy giant EDF’s reactors at Dungeness B, Hinkley Point B, Hunterson B,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jul 29, 2016
T-T Flow, a UK-based liquid handling equipment manufacturer, has supplied three DN150 metal seat gate valves to a hydroelectric development scheme in Scotland. Nestled amongst the hills of Kinlochleven, a large new development is underway to build a 5MW project to make use of the water stored... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jul 27, 2016
The Cavagna Group, a compressed gas equipment manufacturer, has purchased the assets of South Africa-based African Oxygen’s (Afrox’s) gas equipment factory. Under the acquisition, the financial details of which were not disclosed, Cavagna has extended its line of industrial gas equipment and has now encompassed high-tech pressure reducing valves. The... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jul 15, 2016
Asco has added to its 362 and 562 Series of brass and stainless steel spool valves by introducing ⅜” and ½ pipe sizes that feature high flow rates and low power consumption. These new sizes provide design engineers with additional solutions for control valve automation, especially in... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jul 13, 2016
The recently revised Standard Practice SP-135-2016 for high pressure knife gate valves, published by the Manufacturers Standardization Society (MSS), has been approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) as an American National Standard (ANS). The first edition of MSS SP-135 was published in 2005 and today... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jul 13, 2016
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is introducing the new Furon 2" HGV/HGVM valve and Furon Q-Valve improvements at the Semicon show in California. At the premier semiconductor industry show, held in the Moscone Center, San Francisco, from 12-14 July, Saint-Gobain will demonstrate the highest Cv valve in the industry... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jul 11, 2016
New Jersey, US-based Assured Automation has released the new 30D Series of three-way sanitary ball valves for use in food processing and other clean service applications. This valve line meets FDA and USDA 3A requirements with its body constructed of ASTM 316 stainless steel with sanitary tri-clamp... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jul 6, 2016
Hunt Valve, a fluid power engineering company specialising in severe-duty valves and components, has released a new proportional poppet valve for descaling applications. By eliminating the effects of water hammer and system shock, this innovative poppet valve technology promotes safety in the plant and cuts operating costs in half... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 30, 2016
Hayward Flow Control has expanded its chemical feed product lines with the addition of the IV series injection valves and IQ series injection quills. The IV and IQ series products are offered in a range of thermoplastic body materials, featuring chemically resistant, spring-loaded check valves and MNPT-threaded... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 27, 2016
Asco has introduced the capability to integrate multiple safety zones within a single Numatics 503 series valve manifold. This new zoned safety approach helps the design engineer satisfy the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC and comply with ISO 13849-1 while eliminating the components and complexity found in discrete safety... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 23, 2016
Asco Numatics, part of Emerson, has introduced a compact stainless steel filter regulator as an addition to itsexisting range. Boasting the highest flow rate on the market for its size, according to Asco, the new product is well-suited for the control of process actuators when a compact... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 16, 2016
Stainless steel control valves are used for controlling the flow, pressure, and liquid levels of fluid systems, by either fully or partially opening and/or closing the valve as per the signals received from the controllers. Their ability to function in various temperatures and resistance to corrosive fluids... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Jun 15, 2016
The global valves and manifolds market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.56% from 2016 to 2020, according to the latest market study released by Technavio. The market research firm predicts the global ball valves market to lead the development, reaching $432.9 million (€385.8m) by 2020 compared to... [Read More]