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  • New Valve Technical Handbook Provides Valuable Resource for GF Piping Customers

    Piping Systems (GF) has introduced a comprehensive 200-page, Valve Technical Handbook that provides a valuable new resource for customers seeking detailed valve information in an all inclusive document.  Over 20 manual valves and 22 actuated valves in a variety of styles are covered.  These include ball, 3-way-ball, diaphragm, butterfly, check and angle seat valves, as well as ...


    By Georg Fischer AG

  • Rotork emergency shut-off solution protects pipelines on motorway bridge

    The Sundsvall Bridge in northern Sweden carries the European Route E4 motorway, spanning a coastal cove to bypass the city of Sundsvall. Opened in 2014, the 2.1 kilometre bridge also carries two 400 mm diameter district heating pipelines which are now protected by an emergency shut-off system incorporating Rotork pneumatic actuators. A quick reliable shut-off solution on either side of the bridge ...


    By Rotork

  • Advantages vs. Disadvantages of Plug Valves

    In the chemical and petrochemical industry, China Valves and ball valve are not interchangeable to each other. In terms of market demand, the rate of average use demand of them is about 8 : 1, meaning, every time 8 ball valve are used, 1 plug valves will be used. If there is a higher reliability or alloy ...

  • Efforts Are Still Needed for China Valve Enterprises

    Nowadays,there are a great many Valves Companies that has obtained the ISO9001 quality management certification in order to better serve the foreign enterprises, and API certification. Some enterprises have also got European Union CE and API certification. In the meantime, many valve enterprises in China have ...

  • Clean energy will bring opportunity to valve industry

    For global energy demands constantly expanding and environment protection gradually improving, clean energy will become mainstream in the future. Due to national marketization advancing gradually for One Belt And One Road, gas will face with new development opportunity. In the future, broad investment space will exist in gas clean energy, promoting valve industry to develop.  ...

  • Xinhai Valve website redesigned by Jeasin Marketing

    Xinhai Valve New Website has been active since September 5th, 2013. The website was redesigned by professional technicians from the long-term business partner Jeasin Marketing Company, which is specialized in website design and SEO,SEM & SNS services.   The terser, more reasonable, more interactive design of the pages renders the customers have a pleasant mood when looking through our ...

  • Parker Secures Contract Extension and SIL Approval for Instrumentation Ball Valve Range

    Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has achieved an industry first by securing SIL 2 approval for its HiPro Ball Valves. Safety Integrity Level (SIL) is the level of risk reduction provided by safety instrument functions. In this case, the HiPro valves were required to meet the IEC 61508:210 standard. SIL2 approval was required for Parker to secure an extension ...


    By Parker Hannifin Corp

  • Valvekits’ largest spool kit, built on the highest quality foundations

    The largest spool kit made by Rotork Valvekits to date is manufactured from 316 grade stainless steel, and designed for the attachment of a Rotork GP350C scotch-yoke pneumatic actuator to a 56 inch, ISO Class 300, triple offset butterfly valve. By comparison, the small mounting kit shown in the photograph attaches a Rotork GT rack & pinion actuator to a ½ inch ball valve. Whatever the ...


    By Rotork

  • For any size, the best quality applies

    The attached photograph illustrates the scope of Valvekits’ design and manufacturing abilities. The large spool kit, manufactured from 316 grade stainless steel, is designed for the attachment of a Rotork GP350C scotch-yoke pneumatic actuator to a 56 inch, ISO Class 300, triple offset butterfly valve. By comparison, the small mounting kit attaches a Rotork GT rack & pinion actuator to a ...


    By Rotork

  • Nordson ASYMTEK Wins SMT China’s Vision Award for its NexJet NJ-8 Jet Dispense Valve with the ReadiSet 2-piece Cartridge

    Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), was named the winner of SMT China's 2016 Vision Award in the dispensing category for its NexJet® NJ-8 with the ...


    By Nordson EFD

  • Brass and Bronze Gate, Globe, Check Valves from Kitz Corporation Japan

    It gives a great pleasure to introduce ourselves as a Ghanaian Company which brings to you Valves from a High Quality Japanese manufacture which are used in the systems  fire protection engineering, hvac installations,plumbing installations, solar systems engineering & industrial applications. Kitz Corporation manufactures these valves at their various factories located worldwide, is a ...


  • Rotork Schischek simplifies petrochemical sampling and analysis

    Rotork Schischek compact explosionproof valve actuators have been selected as the reliable solution for a critical petrochemical analysis process. Ecopetrol is the largest petroleum company in Colombia, engaged in oil and gas exploration, production and refining. The company uses Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIR) to perform quantitative sampling separation of hydrocarbons. The process separates ...


    By Rotork

  • Release of DESMI Modular S pumps Video

    The Modular S video shows the monobloc version, the free shaftend version, the baseplate version, the super self-primer version and all the features such as: - The Safety valve to avoid steam explosion - The Non-return valve preventing prefilled water from escaping pump casing - The Semi-closed impeller with curved vanes and replaceable wear ring - The Mechanical Shaft seal - ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • New gearbox for motorised quarter-turn applications

    The new AB550M gearbox is manufactured as standard with cast iron housing components, high performance axial thrust bearings, a protected steel input shaft and a polyurethane coating to deal with arduous applications and aggressive environments. The ability to support electric actuators weighing up to 46 kilograms and input speeds of up to 72 rpm offers suitability for many applications in the ...


    By Rotork

  • Best technical solution with local support secures Rotork order for pipeline actuators

    Rotork GO gas-over-oil actuators have been supplied for vital failsafe valve control duties on a new cryogenic LNG pipeline in Venezuela. In addition to providing the best technical solution for the application, the actuators were selected because of the high level of local support available from Rotork’s well-established company in Venezuela. The San Joaquin Pipeline, owned by ...


    By Rotork

  • Best technical solution with local support secures Rotork order for pipeline actuators

    Rotork GO gas-over-oil actuators have been supplied for vital failsafe valve control duties on a new cryogenic LNG pipeline in Venezuela. In addition to providing the best technical solution for the application, the actuators were selected because of the high level of local support available from Rotork’s well-established company in Venezuela. The San Joaquin Pipeline, owned by ...


    By Rotork

  • 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 ...

  • Caught on camera at Houston…

    Caught on camera at the Houston headquarters of global valve distributor Lockwood International, Rotork’s Donnie Anderson couldn’t fail to notice this impressive combination of trunnion mounted ball valves fitted with Rotork IW Series manual gearboxes. The gearboxes, which are stocked by Lockwood, are operating the valves via stem extensions that are fitted when valves are going to be ...


    By Rotork

  • Applications and Operations of Sanitary Ball Valves

    Sanitary ball valves are designed to control product transmission. They are mainly used in chemical pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries. The entire bore design of chamber valves does not result in fluid resistance. This means that the use of ball valves is ideal in operations involving viscous fluids or fluids that contain particulates. In the operation of QF5 sanitary valves, a ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • Subsea actuators and gearboxes assist first-of-kind commercial wave energy project

    Rotork Australia has supplied subsea rack and pinion hydraulic valve actuators and subsea gearboxes for an innovative renewable energy wave technology project on Garden Island, near Perth in Western Australia. The patented CETO (Carnegie Wave Energy) technology converts ocean swells into a source of energy for power generation and water desalination plants. Unlike other wave technology systems, ...


    By Rotork

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