Valve Actuators News

  • Rotary Valve Basics Video

    View our latest video on the Basics of Rotary Valves. How they function and operate and learn about the three rotary valve application types; metering and feeding, airlock, and airlock feeder. Watch the ...


    By Wm. W. Meyer & Sons, Inc.

  • Oil field contract generates innovative Rotork actuator solution

    Rotork has received an order for 220 pneumatic actuators for the NASR Phase II Full Field Development Project in the UAE. The aim of the project is to increase the field's oil production capacity to 65,000 barrels per day (BPD) from the existing capacity of 22,000 BPD. Awarded by Hyundai Heavy Industries, the order included spring-return pneumatic actuators to operate 30" and 36" ...


    By Rotork

  • New EA15 completes solid state electric actuator family

    GF Piping Systems has added the new EA15 electric actuator to its recently introduced Type EA25-250 Electric Actuator Series. The new EA15 is ideal for smaller diameter, open/close ball valve applications in chemical processing, refrigeration and water treatment. ...

  • Gunvor Refinery Replaces Field Equipment without Interrupting Operations

    Software and consulting company Implico today announced the successful completion of a major modernization project for loading processes at the Gunvor refinery in Ingolstadt. Field equipment for tank truck filling was replaced on all twelve loading bays. Crucially, the upgrade was performed with the refinery in normal operation. Thanks to the flexibility of the OpenTAS terminal management system, ...


    By Implico Group

  • Rotork CK valve actuators deliver intelligent modular solutions

    Built on the cornerstones of reliability and safety inherent in all Rotork products, the CK enhances the scope of Rotork flow control technology. The modular CK design provides flexibility and configurability, enabling quick selection from stock to meet customer specification with short lead times. The torque range facilitates reliable operation of valve types and sizes typically found in ...


    By Rotork

  • ProMinent at the HANNOVER MESSE 2017

    From 24 to 28 April once again the HANNOVER MESSE is the linchpin for seven leading trade fairs – Industrial Automation, Motion, Drive & Automation, digital Factory, Energy ComVac, Industrial Supply and Research & Technology. ProMinent will be attending and presenting a new metering system and hydraulic and peristaltic pumps at the PUMP PLAZA in hall 15 on stand G43. On the PUMP ...

  • Valve Manufacturers Should Enhance Innovation in Chinses

    Currently, China Valve manufacturers are lack of innovation in China, impeding the development of valve industry. Nowadays, many valve manufacturers innovate less after introducing advanced technology. When overseas clients visit China’s heavy industry projects such as power and petroleum, they ...

  • Resilient Seat Gate Valve – Our NEW Flyer

    The Aquavault is a resilient seat gate valve that is designed specifically for pipeline isolation. With full WRAS approval it is a highly regarded product for potable water applications and buried duty service. Check our T-T’s new Aquavault flyer Our new flyer presents a clear and concise overview of the Aquavault, including a cross sectional graphic to highlight technical ...


    By T-T Pumps Ltd.

  • Nordson ASYMTEK`s Dual-Simultaneous Programmable Pitch Cuts Conformal Coating Time in Half

    Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), introduces Dual-Simultaneous Programmable Pitch on its ...


    By Nordson EFD

  • Rotork actuators support the environmental improvement programme at Aberthaw Power Station

    RWE Aberthaw Power Station in South Wales is now one of the most efficient coal fired power stations in the UK, through the use of automation that includes Rotork valve actuation. Aberthaw can generate around 1555 MW of electricity for the National Grid System, which is enough power to meet the needs of some 3 million households. Following the introduction of Flue Gas Desulphurisation ...


    By Rotork

  • Rotork Japan provides the intelligent actuation solution for world’s first seven-way control valve

    Rotork Japan has supplied IQ3 intelligent valve actuators for the automation of what is said to be the world’s first seven-way control valve. The innovative valve, manufactured in Japan by the Aska Corporation, operates under high pressure to control and regulate the flow of chemicals such as polymers, reducing the load on instrumentation in the downstream manufacturing processes. The ...


    By Rotork

  • Application-based Solutions: Increased efficiency and productivity in your plant with LESER Pilot Operated Safety Valves

    We efficiently secure your plant with an operating pressure of up to 426 barg / 6170 psig with our Pilot Operated Safety Valves (POSV). Construction of a POSV The POSV consists of a main and a pilot valve. The pilot valve has two designs: The ...


    By Leser GmbH & Co. KG

  • Services around the safety valve: we deliver your safety relief valve fast and reliable - worldwide

    LESER delivers your safety relief valve worldwide with short delivery times. We established Supply Chains in order to deliver your standard safety relief valve within 5 working days. Your plant is not operating at all and you need immediate replacement? With our fast track delivery you will receive your standard safety relief valve within 24 hours - worldwide. You will benefit from our short ...


    By Leser GmbH & Co. KG

  • Rotork Midland assists Drax with Europe’s largest decarbonisation project

    Drax Group, the largest conventional power station in the UK, is converting to burning sustainable biomass in place of coal – a process which has seen the station transform from the UK’s largest emitter of CO2 to Europe’s largest decarbonisation project. A major part of this project is the introduction of new rail freight wagons, designed by Lloyd’s Register Rail and ...


    By Rotork

  • New Watson-Marlow 530 pumps ensure safe, accurate and intuitive operation for industrial and environmental applications

    Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group, the world leader in peristaltic pumps and associated fluid path technologies, has introduced its new 530 peristaltic cased pump for metering and transfer applications such as surface coating, printing and lime addition. The cost effective pump offers easier operation and greater versatility coupled with high levels of accuracy. New 530 ...

  • Rotork control valve actuation passes the glass making test

    Following extensive testing, leading glass container manufacturers are specifying the Rotork CMA electric actuator for a critical valve control function in the glass making process. The valves are used to control the temperature and pressure in the furnaces by regulating the air and gas mixture with extreme precision. Maintaining a constant temperature and pressure is essential for energy ...


    By Rotork

  • Automation scheme holds back the tide to improve flood protection

    The River Ritec flows towards Tenby, where it discharges via a 780 metre culvert/outfall system that passes beneath a railway embankment and sand dunes to discharge into the sea below typical low tide level. There is a history of flooding upstream of the culvert which imposes a restriction on the discharge of flows from the river catchment area during high river flow events. This is particularly ...


    By Rotork

  • Veenstra Group acquires Delta Controls

    As of 01-01-2016 the Veenstra Group has acquired Delta Controls. The corporation Delta Control BV will be operating independently under the Veenstra Group.  Due to a rising demand the Veenstra Group needed bigger capacity and complementary services. Delta Controls offers this and is a known name in the area of delivery, service, maintenance and modifications of valves, actuators ...


    By Veenstra Group

  • Scottish Water selects Rotork for new valve actuation framework contract

    Following a formal tender process, Scottish Water has awarded the framework agreement for new valve actuators to Rotork UK. The agreement appoints Rotork as the sole supplier of new actuators to Scottish Water and its business partners, valvemakers and appointed contractors for the AMP 6 cycle. The new framework complements an existing agreement that provides servicing and spares for the several ...


    By Rotork

  • Rotork actuators survive three months submersion during disastrous flood

    At the beginning of 2014 the Madeira River, the largest tributary of the Amazon, reached record heights and caused the worst flooding for a century across large areas of north-west Brazil. The water level exceeded the 1997 record level of 17.52 metres by more than seven metres, flooding the homes of 3,500 families as well as the TEVEL Porto Velho Terminal tank farm for more than three months. ...


    By Rotork

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