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EPA Temporarily Halts Environmental Law Enforcement

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a suspension of its enforcement of environmental laws, which means companies will not need to meet environmental standards during the coronavirus outbreak....
31 March 2020
Angle Seat Valves Available from ODE Valve Canada

Angle Seat Valves Available from ODE Valve Canada

ODE Valve Canada has recently expanded its range of their two-way valves to suit different applications. These units are especially recommended for the winery, spirits, and brewery industries. These angle...
31 March 2020
Powell Valves Moves to New Cincinnati Facility

Powell Valves Moves to New Cincinnati Facility

Powell Valves will be moving facilities, after 174 years in the same location, so that its neighbor, KAO USA, can expand its facility. The company has agreed to sell its headquarters to The Port (of Greater...
31 March 2020
VTOC Pilot Gas Valve Manifold from Festo

VTOC Pilot Gas Valve Manifold from Festo

Festo’s high density/small footprint VTOC pilot gas valve manifold delivers the ideal solution for space-limited semiconductor gas box applications. The VTOC valve manifold can be ordered in wide range...
31 March 2020
ARI Valve’s Valve Balancing Plugs

ARI Valve’s Valve Balancing Plugs

ARI Valve Corporation knows that valves with balancing plugs have to be installed with medium flowing over the plug, as indicated by flow direction arrow on valve body. ARI Valve’s valve balancing plugs’...
31 March 2020
Top 10 Valve Inspection Points

Top 10 Valve Inspection Points

Recently published standards have brought in new demands for valve inspectors. The S-562 (Supplementary Requirements to API Specification 6D Ball Valves) and the S-611 (Supplementary Requirements to API...
30 March 2020
REXA Opens New Sales and Service Office

REXA Opens New Sales and Service Office

REXA, an industry leader in electro-hydraulic actuation technology, has announced the opening of a Sales/Service office in Marietta, GA, USA. The building was formally the home of REXA representative,...
30 March 2020
CPV Manufacturing Appoints New Human Resource Manager

CPV Manufacturing Appoints New Human Resource Manager

Admiral Valve, LLC d/b/a CPV Manufacturing has announced the appointment of Joni Oppasser as Human Resource Manager. Oppasser graduated from Ithaca College and previously held a position as Human Resource...
27 March 2020
CIRCOR’s RTK REact DC Actuators

CIRCOR’s RTK REact DC Actuators

Brushless DC technology is making electric actuators more efficient, more adaptable, and more connected—and changing expectations for what an actuator can do. As process engineers consider new electric...
27 March 2020
Major Factors Shaping the U.S. Valve Market

Major Factors Shaping the U.S. Valve Market

Tariffs, the coronavirus, climate change, oil prices, the economy and other factors will all shape the valve market in the U.S. Many of these factors are beyond the control of valve companies. For these...
26 March 2020