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Rotork Actuators Aid in Texas Flooding Protection

Rotork recently provided electric IQ actuators with IB gearboxes for use on top of sluice gates, ready to close them during periods of excessive rainfall and flooding to protect a local community in T...
18 September 2020
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ODE’s Angle Valves Last Long Under Harsh Conditions

One of ODE Valve Canada’s most recent developments is the 21IZ1 series of angle seat valves. This line consists of 2/2-way normally closed, normally open and double-acting valves with flow direction above...
18 September 2020
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Valve Leakage: Explained

In practice, control valves leak, even when fully closed. Ignorance of valve trim leakage definitions has led to many misunderstandings throughout industry: Control valves being misidentified as requiring...
17 September 2020
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Automated Stainless Steel Knife Gate Valve from Valtorc

Valtorc USA offers a wide variety of automated knife gate valves as well as spring return cylinders in 316SS, carbon steel Epoxy ends, and can work with knife gate valves up to 20". The spring return linear...
17 September 2020
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Warrington Township Switches to Singer Control Valves

Warrington Township in Pennsylvania, US, is home to 25,000 residents and over 375 businesses. The township’s water comes from seven wells and five interconnections from another water supply district. Due...
15 September 2020
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Supporting the Troops – The Patriotic Employer

Newmans Valve is dedicated to supporting the United States, not only through their business practices, but also through their support of U.S. Army veterans and active military personnel. Valve World Americas...
15 September 2020
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Big Aftermarket Win for IMI Critical Engineering

IMI Critical Engineering has won a large aftermarket project in Brazil. The USD $3.4m project for IMI InterAtiva and IMI Remosa includes a contract for the supply of spare parts for FCC (Fluidised Catalytic...
15 September 2020
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An Introduction to Offshore Decommissioning

“The Stone Age did not end for lack of stone, and the oil age will end long before the world runs out of oil.” This is a quote often attributed to former Saudi oil minister Sheik Ahmed Zaki Yamani, with...
15 September 2020
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Shutdown Battery Option Available for Rotork IQ range

Rotork recently launched their IQT Shutdown Battery to provide further operational flexibility to the IQT3 range of part-turn 1-phase, 3-phase and DC electric actuators with the addition of a new integral...
14 September 2020
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Rawson/Industrial Controls Selects New Distributor

Rawson/Industrial Controls, an ERIKS North America company, recently announced a new agreement with Flowserve to offer its valves and actuation products throughout the state of Texas. As a result of this...
14 September 2020