Valves News

  • Axetris MFC 2100 series with an integrated shut-off valve

    Axetris mass flow controllers are available with an added option of an integrated shut-off valve (standard: pneumatic normally closed shut-off valve, other types available on request). This is the perfect addition for vacuum applications which require an added safety for leak tightness. The shut-off valve is closely coupled to the high-performance Axetris MFC 2100 ...


    By Axetris AG

  • Oxford Flow to ramp up growth after funding round

    Valve manufacturer Oxford Flow has raised £6.1 million of fresh equity at a post-money valuation of £21 million as it seeks to boost product development and expand its global business development team. The company, which was spun out of Oxford University in 2015, has already achieved impressive commercial traction in the UK with its unique line of pressure-regulating valves for ...

  • AWWA comment period on ANSI/AWWA C519 - High performance butterfly valves, 3 In. (80 mm) through 60 In. (1,500 mm)

    AWWA solicits public comments on all proposed new AWWA Standards, and on all proposed revisions, reaffirmations, or withdrawals of existing AWWA Standards. The referenced standards project is being considered for approval and the publication of this notice begins AWWA's 30-day public comment period. An electronic public review copy of the proposed standard can be obtained for review during the ...

  • Manual Sanitary Butterfly Valve Maintenance

    Manual sanitary butterfly valve will appear leak sealing surface for the following reasons: 1. Manual sanitary butterfly valve disc and valve seals are interposed by debris. ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • 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 plc

  • WRAS Approved Pumps and Valves

    Here at T-T we are continually striving to meet the highest standards with a range of WRAS approved pumps and valves to suit clean water applications. When installing a product which will transfer or receive water from the public mains water supply in the UK, it is a criminal offence if it does not comply with the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations or Scottish Byelaws.  Both ...


    By T-T Pumps Ltd.

  • People`s mediation commission established

    Currently, Qingtian county justice bureau has agreed to establish Valve Industry Association People's Mediation Commission in Qingtian which has become the 11th professional commission.   Valve industry is conventional competitive industry in Qingtian, which has been developing for more than 20 years. There are more than 100 valve manufacturers in Qingtian, accounting for more than 50% of ...

  • T-T’s New How To Area Makes Using Our Products Easy

    Picture the scenario. You open the box to see your shiny new pump. You’re ready to go, until it dawns on you that you’re yet to tackle the 57-page manual before even thinking of operating the equipment. As vital as manuals are, sometimes you just need the basic ‘How Tos’ and unfortunately there is a lot of excess information required within technical documentation that can ...


    By T-T Pumps Ltd.

  • AWWA announces new edition of air valves manual

    The American Water Works Association has released the second edition of M51 Air Valves: Air-Release, Air/Vacuum & Combination. Choosing and installing the correct air valve is critical to all liquid piping systems. The effects of air and vacuum pockets present in a system can have an undesirable impact on a pump, meter and control valve operation and can create pipeline breaks and collapses. ...

  • 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 ...


    By Derbo Steel Pipe Co., Ltd.

  • Top 50 Companies Sell 41 Percent of the Valves While 16,000 Companies Sell the Balance

    Sales of industrial valves in 2014 were $56 billion. The top 50 companies generated revenues of $22,900 billion representing 41 percent of the total. Market shares and sales are continuously compiled by the McIlvaine Company in N028 Industrial Valves: World Market. These rankings are based on the latest 12 month determinations. For public companies, the rankings are based on the latest fiscal ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Employees of New Britain, Conn., heat treatment plant face chemical, fire, explosion and mechanical hazards

    Employer name: Metallurgical Processing Inc. Investigation site: 50 - 58 Arthur St. , New Britain, Conn. 06053 Investigation findings: The Hartford Area Office of the Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration began inspections on Jan. 15, 2015, in response to employee complaints. The inspections found employees of the ...

  • THOMAS 1510 – The Solution Pump

    The fast, the consistent, the safe pump solution The new diaphragm liquid pump 1510 is designed for fast suction of liquids, even when the medium is mixed with gas. The diaphragm design ensures very consistent flow with minor pulsation. Therefore, the 1510 fits perfectly to applications in laboratory equipment and inkjet ...


    By Gardner Denver Thomas GmbH

  • Pipeline that leaked wasn`t equipped with auto shut-off

    The pipeline that leaked thousands of gallons of oil on the California coast was the only pipe of its kind in the county not required to have an automatic shut-off valve because of a court fight nearly three decades ago, a county official said. The original owner of the pipeline skirted the Santa Barbara County requirement by successfully arguing in court in the late 1980s that it should be ...


    By Associated Press

  • YTC Positioners lead the Way in Tough Applications

    Process industries often depend on high performance valve actuation in harsh environments. Despite the difficult surroundings, process plants demand the latest technology, such as smart positioners, which allow technicians to use auto-calibration and simple diagnostics to commission and monitor their entire system at the push of a button. In many cases, the valve, actuator and smart positioner ...


    By Rotork plc

  • Larson Electronics Releases a Thirteen and a Half Foot Pneumatic Telescoping Light Mast

    Longtime leader in commercial and industrial grade lighting equipment Larson Electronics continues its commitment to providing high grade lighting equipment to specialty markets with the release of a pneumatic light mast that is extended to 13.5’ with an air compressor. The ...


    By Larson Electronics LLC

  • City of Tarpon Springs Assesses Critical Ductile Iron Force Main

    Across the United States, there are many thousands of water and wastewater utilities that serve populations less than 50,000. Although the majority of attention surrounding aging infrastructure focuses on the challenges of large utilities, these small utilities are often faced with greater challenges. Smaller utilities often have fewer resources – both financial and personnel – ...

  • Brundidge, Alabama, condiment producer fails to correct previously identified workplace hazards; nearly $235K in penalties proposed

    Supreme Oil Co.-South was cited by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for 14 safety and health violations following a March 2014 inspection at the company's oil production facility on North Main Street in Brundidge. OSHA initiated the inspection due to a complaint and to complete a follow-up to a previous inspection it conducted in March 2012. Proposed ...

  • New York coke plant fined $12.5 million for polluting

    An industrial plant that knowingly released hundreds of tons of the carcinogen benzene into the air over a five-year span and improperly handled hazardous sludge on the ground was fined $12.5 million on Wednesday, and a manager was sentenced to a year in jail. Tonawanda Coke Corp. and its former environmental manager, Mark Kamholz, were convicted of federal environmental crimes last year in a ...


    By Associated Press

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