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  • Gas blending process adopts CVA for improved accuracy, economy and environmental performance - Case Study

    Gas blending process adopts CVA for improved accuracy, economy and environmental performance - Case Study

    Overview Rotork’s innovative CVA electric control valve actuator technology has successfully delivered an improvement in performance with reduced operating costs for the vital gas blending process on a European natural gas distribution ...

  • Rotork IQ3 actuators selected for Brazilian water treatment plant upgrade

    Rotork IQ3 actuators selected for Brazilian water treatment plant upgrade

    The upgrade at the Rio Manso WTP at Brumadinho in the south east of Brazil involved the building of an additional filter plant, the replacement of obsolete actuators on existing plant and the introduction of a Profibus digital control network. ...

  • Fuel terminal upgrade installs advanced valve actuation and control - Case Study

    Fuel terminal upgrade installs advanced valve actuation and control - Case Study

    Sector: Oil & Gas Category: Control Networks, Electric Actuators, Fluid Power Actuators, Services Products: CP, Extended Scope, Field Service, IQ3 Range, Pakscan Overview Independent tank storage provider Vopak is increasing and ...

  • Benefits of intelligent valve actuation in very low temperature environments

    Benefits of intelligent valve actuation in very low temperature environments

    Rotork IQ technology is well established in the field of intelligent valve actuation. In addition to Rotork’s double-sealed enclosure, ‘non-intrusive’ commissioning, data-logging and predictive maintenance capabilities, the latest ...

  • Meeting Emission Control Through Improved Actuation

    Meeting Emission Control Through Improved Actuation

    Reducing fugitive emissions, particularly methane, is a major priority in the fight against climate change. Although valves and actuators have been the focus for reduction efforts because valve leakage accounts for more than half of total fugitive ...

  • Pipeline valve actuators for safety-related duties

    Pipeline valve actuators for safety-related duties

    Sectors: Oil & Gas Category: Failsafe Valve Actuation Products: HPG, GO, Electro-Hydraulic (SI) Introduction Pipelines present a number of operational requirements demanding specialised actuation solutions. These include actuation of ...

  • In safe hands with Rotork

    In safe hands with Rotork

    Satisfying the flow control demands of the Oil and Gas industry with reliable and innovative actuation solutions has been one of Rotork`s major achievements throughout its 60 year history. In addition to the manufacture of electric, ...

  • Rotork’s RHS solves valve access issue at water treatment plant

    Rotork’s RHS solves valve access issue at water treatment plant

    Recent rehabilitation at the drinking Water Treatment Plant #2 in Olathe, Kansas, USA, has included the installation of Rotork IQ3 intelligent electric valve actuators to replace electric actuators from another manufacturer. In the gravity filter ...

  • Remote automation and analytics for a smart water grid

    Remote automation and analytics for a smart water grid

    Objectives identified by OFWAT include the improvement of day-to-day resilience through the reduction of the number of supply interruptions, sewer flooding and pollution incidents, the reduction of water leakage and introduction of performance ...

  • Actuation & Networks - Digital control goes wireless

    Actuation & Networks - Digital control goes wireless

    A major valve automation upgrade performed by Rotork’s Mexican office at a large petroleum tank farm has taken advantage of simplified installation, reduced costs and increased functionality offered by wireless flow control.

  • Asset Management in the Water Industry - the Valve Actuator`s Perspective

    Asset Management in the Water Industry - the Valve Actuator`s Perspective

    The water and effluent treatment industries have recognised the benefits of effective asset management resulting from the gathering and analysis of accurate and relevant data from out in the plant. The data identifies the condition of the equipment ...

  • Rotork in Bath

    Rotork in Bath

    Since the time of the Romans, flow control has played an important role in the culture of Bath and been a major contributor to the prosperity of the city.

  • Fast network control for valve actuators

    Fast network control for valve actuators

    Reliable and comprehensive data communications are essential elements in the modern process plant. Plant managers demand more information, more quickly than ever before. Process operators must have the ability for full control at all times, 24 hours ...

  • The impact of actuation developments on fugitive emissions

    The impact of actuation developments on fugitive emissions

    Efforts are being made worldwide to reduce emissions from industrial activity - from vehicles to virtually every manufactured product - led by policies and then by the products that lower or eliminate emission levels as demanded by the general ...

  • Developments in electric actuation for process control

    Developments in electric actuation for process control

    Actuators are among the most universal process control system elements used in today’s industrial processes. Advancements in DC motor technology which have removed restrictions on modulation rates have created a comprehensive market for ...

  • Rotork Instruments announces new products and services

    Rotork Instruments announces new products and services

    As a specialist manufacturer of products for flow control, pressure control, flow measurement and pressure measurement serving diverse duties and a wide variety of applications, Rotork Instruments delivers solutions that are trusted wherever there ...

  • Rotork Fluid Systems ready to meet all challenges

    Rotork Fluid Systems ready to meet all challenges

    Rotork’s Fluid Systems division recently completed the first shipments of three new products, one of which – the SkilmaticSI 3rd Generation – is built at their new manufacturing facility in Leeds, UK. Despite only being opened in ...

  • Innovation through synergy

    Innovation through synergy

    As a specialist manufacturer of products for flow control, pressure control, flow measurement and pressure measurement serving diverse duties and a wide variety of applications, Rotork Instruments delivers solutions that are trusted wherever there ...