VAAS Europe Ltd

VAAS Europe Ltd

VAAS have been established since 1984, specialising in the manufacture of Knife Gate Valves, Ball Valves and Quarter-Turn Valve and Actuator accessories. Whether you require stand-alone Manual valves, or Custom-Painted, Fail-Safe, Actuated packages fitted with Purge Ports, Sensors, Solenoids and Manual Override`s, our Engineering experience and vast stock range can satisfy your requirements in a timely and cost-effective manner. The arrival of over 1000 stock valves in early 2009 revolutionised the European operation allowing us to quote deliveries in a matter of days rather than weeks, the purpose built stock facility boasts a full engineering machine shop providing if required a 24 hour turn around on solenoid valves, limit switches either mechanical or inductive proximity, positioners, stem extensions, locking devices etc....providing a service only dreamt about by our competition.

Company details

Unit 5A, Cottage Lane Industrial Estate, Broughton , Astley , Leicestershire 54805-9533 United Kingdom

Locations Served

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

Vaas Industries is a business with a proud 25 year tradition of experience and innovation, manufacturing, designing and testing a range of knife gate valves and pneumatic cylinders second to none in the world, its 1500 sq.m. facility in Chennai, India is equipped with the most modern machinery and CAD design facilities available.

As the Vaas installed base expanded globally so did the requirement for local stock, product selection and technical support leading in 2008 to the creation of Vaas Europe Ltd in Leicester, England. From this central base Vaas are able to service its ever increasing end user base as well as accommodate project and distribution business.

If you require customised or bespoke solutions we're happy to offer our expertise, by means of the latest CAD and High-Precision Manufacturing facilities.

If your process conditions are critical, you can rest assured with the VAAS reputation supporting your product. VAAS Valves have been used in a variety of Safety-Critical environments, such as Nuclear facilities, Rocket Testing laboratories and Refrigeration Plants to name just a few.

VAAS Ball Valves are available in 8- 350mm, 1-Piece, 2-Piece and 3-Piece designs. Screwed, Welded, Flanged or a mixture! Stocked items are in Carbon steel, Stainless steel, and we will manufacture Valves in Specialist Alloys to your order specification. Options include: Fire-safe to API 607, Oxygen Service, Chlorine Service, 3-way Diverters, High Pressure valves (Class 2500), Tank Bottom Valves, V-Port Control Valves, Cryogenic Valves and valves for High Vacuum services in a variety of exotic and standard materials.

The Vaas range of knife gate valves comply with the 'Pressure Equipment Directive' and carry the European CE mark, all electrical devices are available ATEX Certified if required for both gas and dust.

So if you're looking for a range of valves to cover the full spectrum from low pressure water right through to a high velocity acid slurry then we have a valve for you.

Some of our recent European clients include: Cemex, Le Farge Cement, Tarmac, E.ON, EDF Energy, SCA, Masterfoods, Kruger Tissues, Greenbank Terotech, Loch Lomond Distillery, Seven Trent Water, British Energy, Saint Gobain Gypsum, Fairport Engineering, Portasilo, Spillers Foods, Norec and Scotash.