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Jun 13, 2016
Pentair launches first API 2000 compliant pressure and vacuum relief valves
VALVES NEWS
Jun 10, 2016
Singer Valve, a manufacturer of control valves, has added three new Deluge valves to its line of fire valves. The three new valves include electronic and electric pneumatic operated Deluge valves, together with a pneumatic operated remote control Deluge valve. Joe Cupp, head of fire valve sales for... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
May 27, 2016
Humphrey Products, a US-based fluid handling producer, is targeting its new range of iDP liquid valves at the medical and analytical markets. The company’s new products are a series of inert media separation valves, specifically designed for aggressive liquids and gases. According to Humphrey,... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
May 5, 2016
Fort Worth, Texas-based Weir Oil & Gas has unveiled the new SPM 2.0 valve and seat for well stimulation pumps used in shale plays globally. The reveal comes following two years of research and more than $1 million (€874,000) invested in advanced engineering and comprehensive testing. Designed and... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
May 4, 2016
Emerson has enhanced the software for its Fisher Fieldvue DVC6200 series of digital valve controllers, which are now available with PLCs and Profibus communications as the dominant protocol. The Fieldvue DVC6200p digital valve controller with device type manager (DTM) software supports control valve start-up, commissioning, and diagnostic... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 29, 2016
Rotork, the Bath, UK-based valve maker has acquired gearbox manufacturer Mastergear at a price of $25 million (€21.9m). Mastergear, a producer of manual and motorised valve gearboxes for the oil and gas, water, chemicals, and general industrial markets, was previously owned by Regal Beloit Corp. The company, with... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 29, 2016
Industrial valves specialist AS-Schneider has expanded its product range to the KB and KC Ball Valve Series with a bore size of 14 and 20mm. The ball valves are especially suitable for the most demanding applications in the oil and gas industry and process industry, the company... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 22, 2016
The catastrophic collapse of a pipeline at a $10 million (€8.8m) project in Central America is clear proof that current procurement of air valves needs to be urgently reviewed, according to IVL Flow Control. Craig Stanners, director of IVL Flow Control, part of Ham Baker Group, said:... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 21, 2016
New York-based private equity firm Staple Street Capital said it acquired nearly all the assets of Mid-States Supply Co., a distributor of industrial valves and pipes, through a bankruptcy process. Missouri-headquarted Mid-States distributes pipes, valves and fittings as well as other products such as thermometers, supply hoses... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 19, 2016
VTTI, a worldwide independent provider of energy storage solutions, has awarded a client support programme (CSP) contract to Rotork for the maintenance of critical valve actuation assets at the VTTI Vasiliko oil storage terminal in Cyprus. Approximately 400 Rotork IQ3 actuators controlled by Rotork’s Pakscan two-wire digital... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 18, 2016
Valve manufacturer AVK, which services the North and South American markets, has recently released its knife gate valve series 702/73 with a new linear electrical actuator. The valves are available in DN 50-300 with the same actuator type for the complete range. The linear electrical actuator is a... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 14, 2016
Enabling stable flow control in the millilitre range, a new proportional 16mm Fasprop valve from IMI Precision Engineering has been launched to increase gas chromatography (GC) repeatability and to improve the detection limit of the instruments. Fasprop, part of the IMI FAS product range, offers the most... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 13, 2016
Victaulic, a manufacturer of mechanical pipe-joining systems, has launched the Series 795 knife gate valve, the industry's first in-line maintenance knife gate valve. The new valve simplifies installation and maintenance, reduces downtime, and improves worker safety, Victaulic says. The Series 795 knife gate valve is well-suited for fluid lines... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 5, 2016
Bonomi North America has introduced a new series of single part number high-performance automated butterfly valve packages for use in industrial heating, hydrocarbon and chemical processing, power generation, and other industrial applications. The new packages combine Bonomi Series 8000 (carbon steel) and 9000 (stainless steel) butterfly valves... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Apr 4, 2016
Crane ChemPharma & Energy has launched the new Crane FKX 9000 triple offset butterfly valve for the harsh conditions of critical process applications, steam isolation, and temperature extremes. The new valve delivers high flow control, optimized Cv and low Delta P in a single valve. Engineered to address... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Mar 31, 2016
IMI Precision Engineering, a fluid and motion control technologies provider, has created the next generation of its IMI Buschjost control valve range by equipping drive system 9668 with an integral stepper motor and newly-developed control card. Previously driven by a DC motor, the new model benefits from... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Mar 31, 2016
Orseal, a UK-based industrial valve manufacturer, has been awarded an order to supply a range of valve products to a major $3.7 billion (€3.25bn) offshore development in the United Arab Emirates. Located 80km off the coast, the Upper Zakum oil field project (UZ750) is considered to be... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Mar 30, 2016
Danfoss has introduced the new ICV (H)A4A control valve with flanges, which is intended to be able to replace common flanged control valves on the market. Inspired by the ICV Flexline platform, the ICV (H)A4A’s modular design extends the lifetime of existing refrigeration installations while delivering a... [Read More]