Armaturen Vertrieb Alms GmbH (AVA)

For more than 40 years, our family-run company has been established in the German market as a major wholesaler of industrial DIN and ASME standard valves. We are located at Ratingen near Düsseldorf , with a service plant at Gelsenkirchen (Ruhr Area) for the modification and maintenance of industrial valves, as well as a branch office at Monza (Italy) for supplier and deadline monitoring. With our companies Alms Valve Agency in the Netherlands, UK and Hungary we provide additional local sales teams and stock capacity . In most of the other european countries we are represented through our local sales representatives.

Company details

POSTFACH 21 60 , RATINGEN , D-40844 Germany

Locations Served

Manufacturers Represented

Business Type:
Distributor
Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater
Market Focus:
Internationally (various countries)

For more than 40 years, our family-run company has been established in the German market as a major wholesaler of industrial DIN and ASME standard valves. We are located at Ratingen near Düsseldorf , with a service plant at Gelsenkirchen (Ruhr Area) for the modification and maintenance of industrial valves, as well as a branch office at Monza (Italy) for supplier and deadline monitoring. With our companies Alms Valve Agency in the Netherlands, UK and Hungary we provide additional local sales teams and stock capacity . In most of the other european countries we are represented through our local sales representatives.

Longstanding business partner
As a longstanding trading partner of leading companies in the chemical and petrochemical industries, in plant engineering and construction, we keep quite a comprehensive stock. We aim to providing our customers with industrial valves according to DIN and ASME standards, especially according to German and European regulations such as the Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/EC and the AD2000 A4 at short notice.

A comprehensive product range
In our Ratingen warehouse we generally keep about 100,000 industrial valves on an area of more than 6,000 sq.m. Our standard product range covers gate valves, globe valves, ball valves, swing check valves, butterfly valves, strainers, as well as steam traps in carbon steel, alloyed steels and high-grade steels according to DIN and ASME standards. In addition to our standard range we are, of course, able to deliver a variety of special valves according to customers' specifications. Moreover, our service plant allows for the customising of standard valves. Modern logistics and information management enable us to process customer requirements swiftly and efficiently.

Exclusive partnerships
We sell only first-class quality products by international manufacturers, mainly from Europe and China. For many years, we have been maintaining exclusive partnerships with our suppliers in distribution and technology. Our know-how as a technical trading company combined with our suppliers' high technical expertise mean that we deliver reliable and innovative products of the highest quality which fully comply with DIN and ASME standards.