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Asahi/America Introduces New Asahitec Product Offerings

Asahi/America Introduces New Asahitec Product Offerings

Asahi/America, Inc., a leader in thermoplastic fluid flow technologies, has recently increased its Asahitec™ PP-RCT piping system to include the Type-57AT butterfly valve and Type-21AT ball valve.The ...
06 November 2019
Maersk Supply Service Wins FPSO Project in Brazil

Maersk Supply Service Wins FPSO Project in Brazil

Maersk Supply Service will soon provide a mooring lines life extension solution for Shell’s FPSO Fluminense off the coast of Rio de Janeiro. This will include project management, engineering, interface...
06 November 2019
BHGE Now Known as Baker Hughes Company

BHGE Now Known as Baker Hughes Company

Baker Hughes (BHGE), a GE company, has changed its name to Baker Hughes Company. The company will be known as Baker Hughes and as of October 18th, 2019 its Class A common stock began trading under the...
05 November 2019
Eaton Increases Efficiency with AxisPro Range

Eaton Increases Efficiency with AxisPro Range

Eaton’s AxisPro proportional valve range is a segment of their Pro-FX Ready products. The valves are designed to facilitate set-up, commissioning and troubleshooting. These valves can also be re-configured...
05 November 2019
Tolomatic’s New Modular, CIP Electric Actuators

Tolomatic’s New Modular, CIP Electric Actuators

Tolomatic has released their IMA-S integrated electric servo actuators. These actuators are designed to hygienic standards for eliminating harborage points and preventing bacterial growth. The 316 stainless...
04 November 2019
Dynamic Torque in Ball Valves

Dynamic Torque in Ball Valves

When fluids flow through a rotary ball valve, its “dynamic” motion creates unbalanced forces on the surface of the closure element, causing additional torque—or dynamic torque. This change to the flow...
04 November 2019
Curtiss-Wright Introduces Exlar® GTX100

Curtiss-Wright Introduces Exlar® GTX100

Curtiss-Wright’s Industrial Division has recently announced its newest integrated motor/actuator, the Exlar® GTX100. This new addition is the second frame size in the integrated motor/actuator series....
01 November 2019
Hamaton Expands Valve Stem Range

Hamaton Expands Valve Stem Range

Hamaton Inc., located in Wixom, Michigan, is a global leader in the manufacture and supply of traditional tire valves and TPMS products for both OE and aftermarket. The company is expanding the valve stem...
01 November 2019
Kettle Creek Flow Control Valve Project Complete

Kettle Creek Flow Control Valve Project Complete

The Kettle Creek Flow Control Valve Design-Build project in Colorado was established to replace a 30-inch plug valve and to create a redundant flow train between two major potable water pipelines. The...
31 October 2019
Special Topic: Valves for Safe Transport of LNGs

Special Topic: Valves for Safe Transport of LNGs

Quality and safety are the two critical considerations when choosing a valve. Cryogenic valves are the solution.Cryogenic valves and other media are susceptible to extreme temperatures. Leakage is dangerous,...
31 October 2019