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Market Report: Profitable Market Program for Suppliers

Market Report: Profitable Market Program for Suppliers

Every valve company claims to have the best valve for certain applications. There are many specialized applications such as turbine bypass with unique requirements to mitigate noise while enduring cycling...
09 January 2020
Updated Knife Gate Valve Standards Published by MSS

Updated Knife Gate Valve Standards Published by MSS

The Manufacturers Standardization Society (MSS) of the Valve and Fittings Industry recently announced that the standard SP-146-2019, High Pressure Knife Gate Valves: Iron and Ductile Iron, Lug-, Wafer-...
08 January 2020
New High Pressure Soft Seat Relief Valves from HiP

New High Pressure Soft Seat Relief Valves from HiP

High Pressure Equipment Company (HiP) has recently launched new soft seat relief valves that are designed to protect liquid and gas tubing systems for over-pressure damage and failure. The new valves are...
08 January 2020
ValvTechnologies Named Houston’s Fittest Company

ValvTechnologies Named Houston’s Fittest Company

The Fit Company Challenge, presented by the Fit Company Institute, is a bi-annual fitness competition created to encourage employees to be active in the office and on the field. ValvTechnologies, Inc....
07 January 2020
Column: Emissions Containment

Column: Emissions Containment

Fugitive emission of gases and/or vapors due to unanticipated leaks from pressurized equipment such as valves, pumps, and compressors are typical concerns in chemical, petrochemical, LNG, or refinery operations....
07 January 2020
Baker Hughes Reduces Emissions with Low-E Packing

Baker Hughes Reduces Emissions with Low-E Packing

Baker Hughes has recently launched their new Masoneilan Low-E Packing series to reduce emissions. The company is committed to environmental stewardship and plans to reduce CO2 equivalent emissions by 50%...
06 January 2020
A Lifetime of Learning: An Interview with Paulo Luman

A Lifetime of Learning: An Interview with Paulo Luman

The industries are always changing, always evolving, whether is it oil and gas, petrochemical, energy, or wastewater. To ensure success, Paulo Luman knew that he needed to be open to new technologies,...
06 January 2020
Metso’s Future Neles Opens Two New Service Centers

Metso’s Future Neles Opens Two New Service Centers

Metso’s valve business, Future Neles Corporation, will soon establish two new service centers in Lisbon, Portugal, and in the Mulhouse area, France. The company’s goal is to to increase its valves’ service...
03 January 2020
Assessing Equipment Integrity Risks

Assessing Equipment Integrity Risks

Collin Phillips is a Mechanical Engineer who works with the fixed equipment integrity of crude distillation and delayed coking units. He applies ASME codes and API standards for new equipment and repairs...
03 January 2020
Date Change for Valve World Mexico Conference

Date Change for Valve World Mexico Conference

The Valve World Americas team announces that the Valve World Mexico Conference will be held on March 11 and 12, 2020 in Mexico City, Mexico. Following the success of the Spanish Language Sessions at a...
02 January 2020