Valve User Issue 10 Articles

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BVAA and Industry - Still Busy

Hello and welcome to this our tenth issue of Valve User magazine! Despite the continuing doom and gloom in the financial sector, and the knock on effects this has elsewhere, I a...

BVAA ‘Mad Hatters’: How far can you go wearing a BVAA Hat?

In this issue, the BVAA Hat has made a trip north, but can you identify where? There’s £50 to the charity of your choice if you can identify this Scandinavian location. Answers - o...

Yet More New Members!

The membership of the BVAA continues to grow at an impressive rate... this month’s new recruits include:- It is essential that Processing industries take a disciplined approach ...

What are key interlocks?

Mechanical key interlocks work by controlling the sequence of events in which valve process activities are conducted. Key interlocks are dual-keyed mechanical locking devices d...

Case Study - Malaysian LNG Facility

To prevent accidental product spillage while tankers are loading, Smith Flow Control supplied and installed a valve interlocking system for the Malaysia LNG installation at Bintulu...

Seals Meeting

On the 25th February, BVAA hosted the inaugural meeting of our new Seals working group. Representatives from the seal manufacturer and seal user communities came together with BSI,...

Repair Meeting

The valve and actuator repair industry is probably one of the hottest topics in the BVAA at the moment, and the association has formed a new dedicated working group to help develop...

BVAA’s Desktop Exhibition at MW Kellogg

The BVAA held another one of its highly successful ‘desktop exhibitions’ recently in the Atrium at MW Kellogg in Greenford, London. Twenty-four BVAA member companies exhibited and ...

Dave Martin Honoured

David Martin, co-director/owner of Valve Solutions Limited and BVAA’s Control Valves training course lecturer, became a ‘Fellow’ member of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers on ...

BEL Valves appoints new Sales & Marketing Director

BEL Valves has appointed Michael Ridley as its new Sales & Marketing Director. Michael’s remit it is to develop new global markets for BEL Valves, with an initial focus on BEL Valv...

Valley spring forward with new production machinery

Valley Spring Ltd is one of the leading manufacturers of medium and large springs in the UK. As a result of considerable investment, Valley Spring offers a comprehensive range of c...

Precision Polymer Engineering: Introducing PPE

Precision Polymer Engineering (PPE) is a specialist elastomer seals manufacturer with over 30 years experience in the design and manufacture of valve seals. Based in Blackburn, Lan...

BVAA @ ACHEMA 2009!

BVAA will be exhibiting at Achema, May 11th to 15th 2009, Hall 9.0, stand D6 to D10 (co-exhibiting with Weir Power & Industrial) and we would be delighted to meet readers of Valve ...

Major Order for Fisher

Emerson Wins Major Order for Fisher® Digital Valves for Saudi Olefin Project including the largest ever DN 1050 (42-inch) Antisurge Valve Fisher Optimised Antisurge Valves sele...

Kent Introl Re-brand Unveiled

Koso Kent Introl (KKI) has unveiled a new corporate identity through the re-launch of its website, reflecting the company’s desire to stay at the leading edge of the market. KKI...

TYCO ACQUIRE KINGS: TYCO FLOW CONTROL STRENGTHENS ITS UK SERVICE CAPABILITY

On March 2nd, 2009, Tyco Flow Control announced that it had completed the acquisition of Kings Control Services, in a step to further expand its global service operations. Privatel...

New director will build on power station success story at Exeeco

Graham Rayner has been appointed Divisional Director for Actuation, Projects and Service at Exeeco, the UK’s leading specialist valve actuation company serving the power generation...

H.S. Pipequipment leads the way with Delivery Times

H.S.Pipequipment (HSP) is a market leading valve distributor to the Oil, Gas, Petrochemical and Power Generation sector. The company offers the fastest response to enquires and can...

NEW COMPOSITE VALVE RANGE LAUNCHED BY TYCO FLOW CONTROL

In one of the most significant developments in the industrial valve market for decades, Tyco Flow Control has launched the Keystone CompoSeal® range of butterfly valves which featu...

Apollo Valves - Five Year Warranty

With over 80 years experience, Apollo valves have a well earned reputation within the Global valve industry for innovation and quality. Apollo valves have state of the art found...

Dual-Plate Wafer Check Valves

Hi-Flow Valves Limited is pleased to announce the launch of the new Saxon range of API 594 Dual-Plate Wafer Check Valves. Hi-Flow are stocking Low Temperature Carbon Steel (LCC)...

New Flowserve Publication Helps Customers Eliminate Control Valve Cavitation

Flowserve Corporation has released a new valve cavitation teaching and selection guide. Customers can now better understand cavitation prediction and control capabilities, and ther...

HSP + Maxseal = Success

H.S.Pipequipment Exclusive stockist in the UK for Maxseal Solenoid Valves H.S.Pipequipment (HSP), the market leading valve stockist and distributor to the Oil, Gas and Petrochem...

Adanac Aid Comic Relief

Staff at Adanac Valve Specialities recently raised a total of £200 for Comic Relief... by spending all day ‘dressing up’ in some form or another! Adanac’s Craig Richardson repo...

ASCO Numatics Introduces New Range of High Quality, High Performance Aseptic Diaphragm Valves: Unique design innovations enable reduced cleaning cycle times

ASCO Numatics introduces an extensive range of high quality, high performance aseptic diaphragm valves. The new valves have many applications in the pharmaceutical, cosmetics and l...

Rotork appoints UK distributor for Remote Control valve actuators

Rotork Fluid Systems announces the appointment of Pegler & Louden as exclusive UK stockist and distributor for the Remote Control product range of pneumatic valve actuators and acc...

Econosto UK at Process Engineering Live

Econosto UK exhibited alongside their sister company ERIKS UK at this year’s Process Engineering Live in Manchester. Despite this being the first ever Process Engineering Live ...

Rotork introduces compact electric actuator solution for marine valve applications

The new Rotork ROMpak range of electric actuators has been introduced to offer the marine industry a lightweight, economical and compact solution for the operation of quarter-turn ...

South East Water awards valve actuation framework agreement to Rotork

Rotork’s position as the leading supplier of electric valve actuation products to the UK’s water industry has been further strengthened by the award of a framework agreement by Sou...

Emerson’s ‘QUICK SHIP’ Service: Emerson’s ‘QUICK SHIP’ Service Enables Short Lead Times on Rosemount® Pressure and Temperature Transmitters

Two day despatch now available on a range of standard Rosemount transmitters to meet urgent requirements Emerson Process Management has announced the introduction of the ‘QUICK ...

Valve Training Courses: Discount For BVAA Members

"Good and pitched at right level" - Shaw Valves "Very good with lots of experience and knowledge" - BP "Professionally done" - British Energy "Good - clear, concise ...

BOOKING FORM: BVAA Training Courses

Please complete the form and return to Sarah Edginton. All training courses are one day duration. The fees are: Members, £195.00 + VAT per person per course, non-members, £...

Flowserve Nuclear Success

Flowserve Receives Additional Valve Orders for Two Westinghouse AP1000™ Nuclear Power Plants in China Flowserve Corporation, a leading provider of flow control products and serv...

Definitive guide published for rotary sealing applications

A new publication is proving an essential time-saving tool for engineers working on rotary sealing issues. The new guide, from fluid sealing specialist James Walker, has been p...

Hardide Coatings develops new coating for titanium

Hardide Coatings has made a significant technological breakthrough by successfully developing a new Hardide coating process specifically for titanium. The tungsten carbide-based co...

New Flowserve Software Simplifies Actuator Configuration, Diagnostics: Flowserve Dashboard Allows Bluetooth® Connectivity with Limitorque MX and QX

Flowserve Corporation has announced the release of Flowserve Limitorque MX/QX dashboard software, a program that allows customers to communicate with Flowserve Limitorque MX and QX...

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