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Spirax Sarco Adds Stainless Steel Control Valves

Spirax Sarco Adds Stainless Steel Control Valves

Spirax Sarco US has announced the addition of stainless steel to its Spira-trol™ line of modular control valves, which ship in four days or less through the company’s Quick Ship program. The valves leave...
10 December 2019
Conval Appoints New Midwest Regional Manager

Conval Appoints New Midwest Regional Manager

US-based manufacturer Conval has appointed Rod Alford as their new Midwest regional manager. In this new position, Alford will serve customers in many industries, including power generation, energy production,...
10 December 2019
Metso Showcases New Smart Valve Solutions

Metso Showcases New Smart Valve Solutions

Metso’s valve business will showcase their latest valve solutions for a sustainable future of the pulp, paper and bioproducts industry later this month.Global megatrends and increasing awareness of sustainable...
10 December 2019
Pressure Reducing Valves Safeguard Hydropower Plant

Pressure Reducing Valves Safeguard Hydropower Plant

Hydropower, next to thermal generation, plays an important role in Argentina’s energy mix. Responsible for around 36% of the country’s electricity with a capacity of 10.1 GW (Gigawatt), hydropower is used...
10 December 2019
CPC-Cryolab Releases Coupling to Aid Maintenance

CPC-Cryolab Releases Coupling to Aid Maintenance

CPC-Cryolab, a Circor International brand, has announced the launch of their Uniseal Cryogenic Stainless-Steel Pipe Coupling for the industrial gas, cryogenic, and space industries. Featuring a Spiral-Wound...
09 December 2019
Actuated Valve Assemblies: End-User Suggested Practice

Actuated Valve Assemblies: End-User Suggested Practice

In June 2019 the WIB issued a recommended practice for actuated valve (AV) assemblies. Kees Meliefste (Dow Benelux) spoke to Valve World Americas about the origins of this document, how it can promote...
09 December 2019
PJ Valves Appoints Kenneth Kmiec to Territory Leader

PJ Valves Appoints Kenneth Kmiec to Territory Leader

PJ Valves (PJV), a specialist manufacturer and supplier of valves for the global energy industry, has appointed Kenneth Kmiec as Territory Leader for the Americas to support the company’s ongoing growth...
06 December 2019
Polygon Launches PolySlide® Tubing for Valve Actuators

Polygon Launches PolySlide® Tubing for Valve Actuators

Polygon Composites Technology, a manufacturer of composite tubing solutions for bearings, dielectric applications and more, recently released their new PolySlide® Composite Tubing for pneumatic and hydraulic...
06 December 2019
Emerson Commences New Ohio Plant Expansion

Emerson Commences New Ohio Plant Expansion

Emerson Automation Solutions recently began on its Ohio plant expansion project at a ribbon cutting ceremony. The expansion will consist of two phases, and both should be completed by the end of next year.The...
05 December 2019
Tech Talk: Design Validation Tests &Technology Know-How

Tech Talk: Design Validation Tests &Technology Know-How

The first part of this article, presented in Valve World Americas September 2019 edition, explained several concepts about Design Validation Tests (DVT). In this second and final part, some of them will...
05 December 2019