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Pima Valve Acquired by Hunt Valve

Pima Valve Acquired by Hunt Valve

Hunt Valve, a US specialty valve engineering and manufacturing company, recently completed their acquisition of Pima Valve.Pima Valve supplies severe-duty bronze marine valves, and a large variety of special...
13 November 2019
Clarke Valve’s Shutter Valve Approved for Sale in EU

Clarke Valve’s Shutter Valve Approved for Sale in EU

Clarke Valve recently announced that its shutter valve is now approved for sale to oil and gas customers and all end users in the European Union (EU). The valve has secured a CE Marking, after successfully...
13 November 2019
Assured Automation Releases Emergency Shutdown Valves

Assured Automation Releases Emergency Shutdown Valves

Assured Automation has launched their new thermally activated Emergency Shutdown Valves (ESDs). These valves are critical components in refinery, terminal and distribution safety systems. The thermal activated...
12 November 2019
ARI-Armaturen Releases New Bellows Seal Valves

ARI-Armaturen Releases New Bellows Seal Valves

ARI-Armaturen USA LP has recently released the ARI “FABA” Plus valve. This valve is reliably sealed, even under adverse conditions. The bellows-type valve is maintenance-free and is classed leak rate 1...
12 November 2019
Stuart Spears Retires from MRC Global

Stuart Spears Retires from MRC Global

After 43 years with MRC Global, Stuart Spears, MRC Global VP – Valves, Automation, Measurement & Instrumentation, has retired.Mr. Spears accepted his first job with MRC Global as an inside sales trainee...
11 November 2019
Tech Talk: Actuators Running on Brushless DC Motors

Tech Talk: Actuators Running on Brushless DC Motors

With no need for compressed air, early electric actuators could operate with less sound and less maintenance than the predominant pneumatic actuator. Of course, the standard pneumatic option offered its...
11 November 2019
Emerson Breaks Ground on New Service Center

Emerson Breaks Ground on New Service Center

On August 29, 2019, Emerson, a global leader in automation solutions, broke ground with an official ceremony for their new Service Center at Calcasieu Industrial Park in Sulphur, La. Emerson’s new facility...
08 November 2019
DeZURIK Releases New Willamette VMC Valve CAD Models

DeZURIK Releases New Willamette VMC Valve CAD Models

DeZURIK, a global leader in manufacturing valves for water treatment, water distribution, wastewater treatment, has released new CAD models for their 6-48” (150-1200mm) Willamette VMC metal seated cone valves....
08 November 2019
Baker Hughes & Ocean Installer Win EPCI Subsea Contract

Baker Hughes & Ocean Installer Win EPCI Subsea Contract

Baker Hughes Company, an international industrial service company, and Ocean Installer AS have recently won a subsea contract for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of subsea...
07 November 2019
October Market Report: Surging Valve Markets

October Market Report: Surging Valve Markets

Industrial valve sales will exceed USD$64.5 billion worldwide this year. In general, the market is growing at approximately 3-4 percent per year and in most countries is growing at 1 percent higher than...
07 November 2019