butterfly valve control News

  • IQ3 actuators supplied to Chinese oil refinery

    More than 2,500 Rotork IQ3 electric actuators have been installed at a Chinese oil refinery and petrochemical complex. Zhejiang Petroleum & Chemical Company Ltd, which refines oil and manufactures chemical products, ordered the actuators for the refinery which is in construction on the island of Zhoushan, near Shanghai. The actuators operate gate valves, ball valves and butterfly valves to ...


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  • Rotork fulfils electric and pneumatic actuation contracts for Suncor Fort Hills oil sands development

    In a recent contract, Rotork’s facility at Calgary has fitted IQ3 intelligent electric actuators to fifteen gate valves, sized 42", 48" and 60", and shipped them to the Suncor Fort Hills oil sands mine project in the Athabasca region of Alberta in Canada. This contract is one of many for Suncor Fort Hills which involve Rotork on a global scale. In addition to electric actuators supplied ...


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  • Rotork Supports Advanced Environmental Protection Technologies At Shanghai Disney Resort

    Rotork valve actuators are supporting advanced environmental protection technologies at the Combined Cooling, Heating and Power Plant (CCHP) constructed to serve the spectacular new Disney Resort in Shanghai. As a key infrastructure project for the Shanghai International Tourism and Resorts Zone, the CCHP is a grid-tied, gas-fired power plant which co-generates cooling and heating via engine ...


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  • Rotork actuators support Portugal’s plan for advanced wastewater treatment

    The Viseu Sul WWTP in Portugal’s Viseu County is the first in the country to adopt advanced membrane filtration (MBR) wastewater treatment technology. The highly automated treatment facility, serving a population of 90,000, was recently inaugurated by the President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and is named as a national environmental benchmark for future developments. MBR ...


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  • VALVE WORLD 2016 — Germany International Valve Exhibition

    Name: VALVE WORLD2016 — Germany International Valve Exhibition. Date: Nov. 28th to Dec. 1st, 2016. Address: Dusseldorf, Germany. Venue: Dusseldorf International Exhibition Center. Introduction of Exhibition: VALVE WORLD is the only worldwide professional valve exhibition held by Dutch ...

  • All-electric Rotork valve control package selected for offshore wind farm

    Rotork is supplying an all-electric valve actuation package encompassing isolating, regulating and modulating actuators with two-wire digital control for the DanTysk offshore wind farm in the North Sea. Almost one hundred Rotork quarter-turn electric actuators will control butterfly valves on the DanTysk transformer platform, situated 70 kilometres west of the German island of Sylt. The contract ...


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  • What to Expect from Sanitary Butterfly Valves

    Sanitary butterfly valves are mostly used in the control of materials that are dry and bulky. Some of these materials are used in the cosmetic, pharmaceuticals, food, biotechnology and chemical industries. The valves are usually designed to meet the stringent requirements in these industries. The slender design of the ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Rotork actuators used for precise oil and gas flow control on a Brazilian FPSO vessel

    Customer Metroval specified Rotork intelligent IQ3 multi-turn electric actuators, as well as CP and GP pneumatic actuators, to control plug and butterfly valves on an FPSO, which will operate in the LIBRA oil fields in the Atlantic Ocean’s Santos Basin. The FPSO operating at the site is expected to produce 180,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day.  The ...


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  • The Advantages of Sanitary Pneumatic Butterfly Valve

    Sanitary pneumatic butterfly valve uses standard electronic polish, smooth surface to ensure clean and has no media accumulation area that will not produce potential pollution. It can be quickly disassembled with fast and easy maintenance as well as uninstallation. Moreover, its ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Want To Find a Specialized Valve Company?

    Landee Valve Co. provides various Ball Valves, Butterfly Valves, Check Valves, Gate Valves, Globe Valves, Plug Valves, Safety Valves, Control Valves, Strainers, Needle Valve, etc in a variety of materials, configurations, sizes and pressure classes. Because we are an excellent and brilliant valve ...

  • Rotork electric actuators installed to upgrade Chicago water purification plant

    The City of Chicago Department of Water Management specified over 300 Rotork intelligent IQ actuators combined with IW quarter-turn worm gearboxes and over 200 IQT part-turn actuators to replace water hydraulic cylinders at the Eugene Sawyer Water Purification Plant. Formally known as the South Water Purification Plant, the site was renamed in 2016 in honour of Chicago’s former mayor, ...


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  • Rotork retrofit improves valve actuation efficiency at Amsterdam water treatment plant

    Rotork modulating electric valve actuators have been installed in an efficiency upgrade project at a large water treatment works serving the Dutch capital city of Amsterdam. The modern and highly automated plant at Vogelenzang, owned by Waternet, has a daily water treatment capacity of 180,000 cubic metres. The treatment regime comprises pre-screening, carbon filtration, ozone ...


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  • Rotork valve actuation supports innovative offshore wind farm technology

    An offshore platform in the North Sea that is the first of its type to serve a power generating wind farm is home to fifty Rotork IQTPro intelligent electric valve actuators. The Borwin Alpha platform is the first offshore installation designed to convert AC power into high voltage direct current (HVDC) for onward transmission. Built and designed by the Heerema Fabrication Group on behalf of ABB, ...


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