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  • Technical article: ensuring correct sizing of pipework and valves for steam applications download

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 29 Jul 2014

    Steam is used in a range of industries for a variety of processes, from a basic small heating circuit to large-scale hygienic steam production, involving specialist equipment that needs to be designed and maintained properly to ensure efficient and reliable operation of the process equipment. Bürkert UK’s Ian Webster looks at some of the basic calculations that should be understood by design and maintenance engineers in order to achieve a safe and efficient process.

  • Product catalogue: petroleum tanker and overfill products from Dixon download

    Dixon Group Europe |Tue, 22 Jul 2014

    This catalogue provides details of Dixon Group’s petroleum tanker and overfill products, which include API valves, API loading arm couplers and more.

  • VMCE air-operated pinch valves from AKO are suitable for hygienic applications downloadweblink

    AKO Armaturen |Mon, 14 Jul 2014

    AKO Armaturen has announced that its VMCE air-operated pinch valve series is Type EL — Class I, Type EL aseptic — Class I certified by the European Hygienic Engineering and Design Group (EHEDG). The pinch valves are suitable for use in the food, pharmaceutical, beverage and chemical industries.

  • Nordson EFD introduces Valvemate controller for radial spray or spinner system applications weblink

    EFD International |Wed, 9 Jul 2014

    Nordson EFD has introduced the 7160RA Valvemate controller. The controller is claimed to provide an intuitive way to program Nordson EFD’s 782RA internal radial spray valve and 7860C-RS radial spinner system.

  • Product brochure: petroleum, drybulk and Flotech overfill prevention download

    Dixon Group Europe |Thu, 19 Jun 2014

    This brochure presents Dixon Group Europe’s range of petroleum, drybulk and Flotech overfill prevention products.

  • INOX valve bodies from Bürkert eliminate need for connections in complex interfaces weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 18 Jun 2014

    Bürkert has released its latest generation of INOX valve bodies, which can eliminate the need for a large number of pipe sections, bends and connections in complex interfaces. Removing a collection of conventional piping greatly reduces space requirements, speeds up design and installation time and reduces opportunities for leaks.

  • Nordson EFD shows fluid dispensing methods for improving medical product assembly weblink

    EFD International |Wed, 11 Jun 2014

    Nordson EFD is demonstrating several fluid dispensing techniques to improve medical device assembly and laboratory processes at MD&M East, which runs until 12 June 2014 at the Jacob K Javits Convention Center in New York.

  • Technical article: simplicity is key to design for pneumatic control automation systems downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 10 Jun 2014

    The use of pneumatic process control systems has been adopted by a variety of industries, and as the complexity of these control systems grows, so it becomes even more important to ensure high levels of reliability and integrity. However, not every system requires a huge valve island or bus communication to achieve the required level of automation. Neil Saunders looks at the common components and processes involved.

  • Samson Controls introduces valve booster suitable for fine tuning control valves weblink

    Samson Controls |Thu, 5 Jun 2014

    Samson Control has introduced a valve booster designed to eliminate the time-consuming trial-and-error procedures associated with the fine-tuning of control valves.

  • Technical article: heat exchanger design and control is a 'steamy' issue downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 21 May 2014

    Heat exchangers are used in many forms across a range of industries, but one of the more common applications is in food processing where they are used to heat or cool a bulk food product. The process requires precise management to ensure that the correct heat transfer takes place, producing a food product at the required temperature while maximising efficiency. This requires expert knowledge in both steam applications and system design. In this article, Ian Webster, steam expert at ...

  • Product brochure: Pump Engineering pumps for every liquids-handling application download

    Pump Engineering |Thu, 15 May 2014

    Pump Engineering manufactures and markets a range of pumps in the UK for liquids-handling applications.

  • Pump Engineering supplies Badger control valves for high-temperature applications downloadweblink

    Pump Engineering |Wed, 14 May 2014

    Badger Meter control valves — available from liquids-handling specialist Pump Engineering — are suitable for challenging high-temperature applications such as those found in the chemical, oil and gas and pharmaceutical industries.

  • Product brochure: inside air applications of Dixon's couplings and retention devices download

    Dixon Group Europe |Tue, 13 May 2014

    This brochure explores the inside air applications of Dixon Group Europe’s range of couplings and retention devices.

  • White paper: high-speed piezoelectric jet valves offer modular dispensing solutions download

    EFD International |Mon, 12 May 2014

    For many automated fluid dispensing processes, high-speed jetting technology is a new and innovative alternative to traditional, needle-based contact dispensing. Because high-speed jetting is non-contact (the jet valve never contacts the product or surface), it offers a higher degree of flexibility and can be used in a wider variety of applications that otherwise would require a costly Z-axis system with height-sensing and positioning functionality.

  • Product brochure: valves and accessories from Dixon download

    Dixon Group Europe |Wed, 30 Apr 2014

    This brochure focuses on Dixon’s range of valves and accessories, providing features and pictures. The range includes ball, butterfly, gate, check and globe valves.

  • Control valve positioner package from Samson is suitable for petrochemical applications weblink

    Samson Controls |Wed, 16 Apr 2014

    Samson Controls has developed a control valve positioner package that is said to ensure precise positioning and fast response times over the entire operating range — for example strokes of 60mm and greater. It is particularly suitable for flow control applications such as compress or bypass valves (anti-surge valves).

  • Product brochure: engineered products from Dixon Group Europe download

    Dixon Group Europe |Mon, 14 Apr 2014

    This catalogue from Dixon presents the company’s 2012 range of engineered products, which include seat valves, butterfly valves, and rack-and-pinion actuators.

  • Eriks Flow Technology offers Econ V-notch ball valves for flow control from Econosto weblink

    ERIKS Flow Technology |Mon, 14 Apr 2014

    Eriks Flow Technology is offering Econosto Econ V-notch valves, which are available alongside its normal stock of ball valves.

  • Intelligent Robolux valve from Bürkert reduces pipework by switching multiple flows weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 4 Apr 2014

    Bürkert is offering the Robolux valve, which is designed to be suitable for use in a hygienic processing environment. The valve is easy to clean using CIP, contains a low internal volume and a minimum number of connections, and offers super-precise flow control abilities.

  • Technical article: AKO provides answers to questions around the topic of shut-off valves weblink

    AKO Armaturen |Wed, 19 Mar 2014

    AKO Armaturen has compiled a FAQ document that answers questions on the topic of shut-off valves. Readers can find out why they should use a pinch valve or knife gate valve as a shut-off solution; what their advantages are; or how many cycles can be used before changing. The FAQs are offered in 12 languages.

  • Product overview: AKO's pinch valves set to be highlighted at Easyfairs Schüttgut 2014 download

    AKO Armaturen |Wed, 12 Mar 2014

    At Easyfairs Schüttgut 2014 in Dortmund, AKO Armaturen will showcase its pinch valves, which can be used for pneumatically conveyed powders, granules, fibres and liquids.

  • EFD offers valve controller for precision dispensing of adhesives and lubricants downloadweblink

    EFD International |Mon, 10 Mar 2014

    The Valvemate 9000 precision valve controller from Nordson EFD enables the dispensing of precise, accurate and repeatable amounts of adhesives, lubricants and other assembly fluids used in medical devices, automotive components and portable electronics.

  • Information sheet: OSHA-compliant products from Dixon Group Europe download

    Dixon Group Europe |Thu, 6 Mar 2014

    Dixon’s OSHA-compliant products are designed to help customers meet several OSHA requirements concerning the use of hose couplings and related accessories.

  • Case study: Econosto UK re-engineers stock valve for Foster Wheeler Energy project download

    ERIKS Flow Technology |Wed, 26 Feb 2014

    Econosto UK, part of the Eriks Group, has modified a valve for Foster Wheeler Energy, helping the company keep its project within agreed timescales.

  • Data sheet: NPT one-piece reduced-bore ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Wed, 26 Feb 2014

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves. This data sheet focuses on the NPT one-piece reduced-bore ball valve.

  • Data sheet: three-way reduced-bore ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Mon, 24 Feb 2014

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves. This data sheet focuses on the company’s three-way reduced-bore ball valve.

  • Samson Controls offers valve positioners for challenging fluids-handling applications weblink

    Samson Controls |Thu, 20 Feb 2014

    Samson Controls is offering the type 3291 and 3730-6 valve positioners, which are suitable for challenging fluids-handling applications such as those found in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries where systems are required to operate under severe operating conditions.

  • Bürkert's steam process control equipment helps to reduce pet food production costs downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 17 Feb 2014

    According to Bürkert, its range of control valves and pressure, temperature and flow sensors can be developed into an efficient and accurate steam process control system that, when used by the pet food industry during the cooking process, can help maximise efficiency and reduce costs.

  • Zero-leak check valve from Lee Products suits demanding critical flow control applications downloadweblink

    Lee Products |Fri, 14 Feb 2014

    Lee Products has extended its range of flow control products with the introduction of the miniature 375 zero-leak check valve for use in fuel lines in industries such as aviation, Formula One motorsport and the oil industry.

  • Data sheet: BSPP one-piece reduced-bore ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Tue, 11 Feb 2014

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves. This data sheet focuses on the company’s BSPP one-piece reduced-bore ball valve.

  • EFD set to exhibit automated precision dispensing systems at MD&M West Conference weblink

    EFD International |Mon, 10 Feb 2014

    Fluid dispensing systems manufacturer Nordson EFD is set to highlight its automated precision dispensing options for pharmaceutical and medical bonding, sealing, filling, and spray-coating applications at the MD&M West Conference and Expo on 11–13 February 2014 in California.

  • Nordson EFD spray valve system enables precise application of oils, grease and inks weblink

    EFD International |Tue, 4 Feb 2014

    Nordson EFD is offering its 781S spray valve system, which enables the precise and consistent application of medium-viscosity oils, grease, reagents, marking inks, and adhesive activators for many manufacturing processes in the electronics, automotive, cosmetics, food, and medical industries.

  • Data sheet: BSP male/female reduced-bore ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Mon, 3 Feb 2014

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves. This data sheet focuses on the company’s BSP male/female reduced-bore ball valve.

  • Data sheet: 150LB two-piece flanged full-bore ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Tue, 28 Jan 2014

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves for a variety of applications. This data sheet focuses on the 150LB two-piece flanged full-bore ball valve.

  • Product brochure: DMO-PMW pneumatic motors accessories from JBJ Techniques download

    JBJ Techniques |Tue, 28 Jan 2014

    This brochure from JBJ Techniques provides information on the company’s range of accessories for its DMO and PMW series of pneumatic gearwheel motors and spur gear motors.

  • Data sheet: PN16 two-piece flanged full-bore ball valve from Nero download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Fri, 24 Jan 2014

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves. This data sheet focuses on the company’s PN16 two-piece flanged full-bore ball valve.

  • Dixon Group Europe introduces Rieger range of hygienic mix-proof and double-seat valves downloadweblink

    Dixon Group Europe |Fri, 24 Jan 2014

    Dixon Group Europe has extended its range of hygienic process valves with the addition of the Dixon Rieger series of mix-proof and double-seat valves. The valves are suitable for the food and beverage, dairy, bio-processing, pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries, where aseptic and hygienic conditions are required.

  • Dixon Group offers high-purity diaphragm valves suitable for demanding applications download

    Dixon Group Europe |Wed, 22 Jan 2014

    Dixon Group is offering a range of high-purity diaphragm valves designed and manufactured in Germany by SED. The valves are EHEDG and 3A certified and are suitable for demanding applications in the pharmaceutical, food and beverage, bio-processing, cosmetics and semiconductor industries where aseptic and hygienic conditions are required.

  • Product brochure: Air Chief couplings and accessories from Dixon Group Europe download

    Dixon Group Europe |Fri, 17 Jan 2014

    This brochure presents Dixon Group’s range of Air Chief couplings and accessories. These include couplers in automatic and semi-automatic designs.

  • White paper: high-speed piezoelectric jet valves offer modular dispensing solutions downloadweblink

    EFD International |Thu, 16 Jan 2014

    For many automated fluid dispensing processes, high-speed jetting technology is a new and innovative alternative to traditional, needle-based contact dispensing. Because high-speed jetting is non-contact, it offers a higher degree of flexibility and can be used in a wider variety of applications that would otherwise require a costly Z-axis system with height-sensing and positioning functionality.

  • Bürkert valves provide maintenance-free operation in harsh environments weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 14 Jan 2014

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced the 3003 and 3004 series of electrically actuated quarter-turn valves designed to offer fast and reliable control to support many applications from 20Nm to 100Nm.

  • Product brochure: Norgren filters, regulators and lubricators from Dixon download

    Dixon Group Europe |Mon, 6 Jan 2014

    This brochure from Dixon Group Europe focuses on Norgren filters, regulators and lubricators. It includes a general overview of each product as well as troubleshooting tips.

  • Technical article: chemical resistance chart for valve designers from Bürkert downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 24 Dec 2013

    One of the most critical aspects of valve design is the chemical resistance properties of the valve housing and the gasket materials in relation to the substances that it is expected to control. To help designers and maintenance engineers select the most suitable products, Bürkert has released a comprehensive chemical resistance chart that matches products, materials and conditions with chemical type and reactivity.

  • Product brochure: cam and groove couplings and accessories from Dixon Group Europe download

    Dixon Group Europe |Fri, 20 Dec 2013

    In this product brochure, Dixon Group Europe presents its range of cam and groove couplings and accessories. Products featured include crimp fittings, boss locks, boss lock adapters and plugs.

  • CAD files: manual and control pinch valves from AKO Armaturen weblink

    AKO Armaturen |Wed, 18 Dec 2013

    AKO Armaturen has announced that 2D and 3D models are now available for its manual and control pinch valves. Available file formats are DXF, IGES, STEP and Xt.

  • Bürkert 8681 control head helps to increase production line efficiency at fruit syrup plant weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 17 Dec 2013

    Teisseire, a fruit syrup manufacturer in France, has found that utilising the Bürkert 8681 control head has completely changed how process valves at the plant are controlled and actuated, replacing direct air connections to control cabinets with intelligent fieldbus-enabled devices that increase both the reliability and efficiency of the production line.

  • Data sheet: safety check valve from Dixon Group Europe download

    Dixon Group Europe |Tue, 12 Nov 2013

    Dixon Group Europe’s safety check valve, also known as an air fuse, controls excess air flow in only one direction, while permitting air flow in either direction.

  • Bürkert offers pivoted armature solenoid valve for process control applications downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 12 Nov 2013

    Available with a range of options to suit a number of applications, Bürkert’s pivoted armature solenoid valve is claimed to provide a reliable process control solution.

  • Data sheet: SCH10 304/L concentric reducer butt weld fittings from Nero download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Mon, 11 Nov 2013

    Butt weld fittings are used in areas where pipework is permanent and are designed to provide good flow characteristics. This data sheet focuses on the SCH10 304/L concentric reducer.

  • Technical article: does your valve have the correct chemical resistance properties? downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 15 Oct 2013

    The correct selection of the valves being used within any process control system is key to ensuring the performance and reliability of that system. Michael Hannig, product manager for solenoid valves at Bürkert Fluid Control Systems, looks at this process with particular focus on the chemical resistance of the various components.

  • Technical article: how to manage fluids and dosing in vending machines download

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 9 Oct 2013

    New developments in coffee machines require expert component design for effective fluid management, according to Daniela Krahn of Bürkert Fluid Control Systems. Coffee and other hot-drink vending machines fall into two main categories: bulk hopper storage or individual pod dispensing, and designers are faced with many different challenges in each category.

  • Lee Products releases two-port HDI solenoid valve for OEM and other applications weblink

    Lee Products |Fri, 27 Sep 2013

    Lee Products has released an ultra-miniature, high-density interface (HDI) solenoid valve that features a two-port normally closed design, and offers similar performance characteristics to Lee’s three-port HDI design, but in a smaller, lighter package. It is suitable for OEM, laboratory, scientific and medical device applications.

  • AKO Armaturen's VMC series pinch valves available with inch dimensions as standard downloadweblink

    AKO Armaturen |Thu, 19 Sep 2013

    AKO Armaturen has announced that its VMC series of pinch valves with tri-clamp connection and weld-on ends are also available with inch dimensions as standard.

  • Samson Controls introduces control valves suitable for aseptic applications downloadweblink

    Samson Controls |Wed, 18 Sep 2013

    Samson Controls is offering control valves that are claimed to eliminate areas in process systems that may increase the potential for bacterial growth, such as traps and crevices.

  • Data sheet: three-piece full-bore ball valve socket weld from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Tue, 10 Sep 2013

    Nero offers a range of ball valves for use in the petroleum, water, electric power, chemical, paper, pharmaceutical, food and steel industries. This data sheet focuses on the three-piece full-bore ball valve socket weld.

  • Data sheet: three-piece full-bore ball valve butt weld from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Wed, 4 Sep 2013

    Nero offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves for the petroleum, water, electric power, chemical, paper, pharmaceutical, food and steel industries. This data sheet focuses on the three-piece full-bore ball valve butt weld.

  • AKO Armaturen expands its VMC pinch valve range with new connection options downloadweblink

    AKO Armaturen |Tue, 3 Sep 2013

    AKO Armaturen has expanded its air-operated VMC pinch valve range and made more connection options available.

  • Data sheet: BSPP three-piece full-bore ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Fri, 30 Aug 2013

    Nero offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves for the petroleum, water, electric power, chemical, paper, pharmaceutical, food and steel industries. This data sheet focuses on the BSPP three-piece full-bore ball valve.

  • Data sheet: NPT two-piece full-bore ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Wed, 28 Aug 2013

    Nero offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves for applications in the petroleum, water, electric power, chemical, paper, pharmaceutical, food and steel industries. This data sheet focuses on the NPT full-bore ball valve.

  • Technical article: integrated modular systems are key to precise gas handling downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 22 Aug 2013

    In this technical article, Bürkert describes how the precise metering and control of gases has become one of the most crucial operations in leading-edge processes across all industry types and applications, including medical equipment, laser and plasma cutters, food processing and packaging, air handling and fuel-cell technology. At the heart of many Bürkert systems are three key components specially developed for gas handling. These are proportional solenoid valves and mass flowmeters.

  • Data sheet: BSPP two-piece full-bore ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Tue, 20 Aug 2013

    Nero offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves for applications in many industries. This data sheet focuses on the BSPP two-piece full-bore ball valve.

  • Data sheet: deadman spring return handle ball valve from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Fri, 16 Aug 2013

    Nero offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves for applications in the petroleum, water, electric power, chemical, paper, pharmaceutical food and steel industries. This data sheet focuses on the deadman spring return handle ball valve.

  • White paper: controlling technology enhances efficiency of cooling tower water treatment download

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 9 Aug 2013

    According to Bürkert, water treatment systems in cooling towers are dynamic entities that are subject to numerous factors, such as varying operating and environmental conditions, seasonal alteration in water chemistry and compliance with tightening environmental regulations. Securing the requested water quality requires the continuous control of source water and permanent surveillance of the treatment process. At the same time, analysis requirements and compliance with environmental ...

  • Samson Controls offers explosion-proof valve positioners for process control applications weblink

    Samson Controls |Tue, 6 Aug 2013

    Series 3731 explosion-proof valve positioners from Samson Controls are designed for process control applications that demand high levels of safety and reliability. According to the company, the valve positioners are highly durable and safe and provide excellent accuracy.

  • Parker Hannifin introduces three styles of modular distribution manifolds downloadweblink

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 1 Aug 2013

    Three styles of modular fluid distribution manifolds, backed by a factory configuration service, have been unveiled by Parker Hannifin. The manifold range supports applications ranging from the distribution and control of low-pressure instrument air or plant air to high-pressure instrument or hydraulic systems operating at up to 6,000lb/in².

  • White paper: solenoid valves — value added through miniaturisation downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 1 Aug 2013

    Over the course of their long existence, solenoid valves have developed slowly but continuously, opening up new fields of application. Today they are a central element in controlling fluids in a range of applications. One of the newer areas of application is in life sciences. Seventeen years ago, the Type 0127 media-separated valve, with its pressure-equalised, long-life and flushable rocker technology, set a milestone in the field of small media-separated solenoid valves for life science ...

  • White paper: setting standards with reanimated valve technology downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 29 Jul 2013

    Maximum power and minimal size — this current trend is not only valid for mobile phones and computers; it is also what OEMs in the field of laboratory and analysis technology, as well as in medical engineering, ask from isolated miniature solenoid valves (IMSVs). In clinical diagnostics, flow rate and reliability are essential, while cleanliness is given top priority. In automated analytics, standard procedures such as titration, defined sampling and the precise dosage of reagents, ...

  • White paper: centralised, decentralised and local solutions for process automation downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 19 Jul 2013

    In the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, typically processing plants, the key to finding the best possible automation solution is a thorough analysis of each individual part of the plant or installation. In this way, the question of where plant intelligence should rest can be answered; in other words, does the nature of the application require centralised control interfacing to non-intelligent nodes or does the physical size of the system mean that control has to be decentralised ...

  • AKO set to highlight range of pneumatic pinch valves at Powtech 2013 exhibition weblink

    AKO Armaturen |Thu, 18 Jul 2013

    At Powtech 2013 in Nuremberg, Germany, AKO will highlight its range of pneumatic pinch valves, including the VMC series, which is available in sizes DN10–100. Pinch valves can be used to shut off abrasive solids-containing media in industries such as chemicals, plastics, ceramics, environmental, water treatment and cement.

  • White paper: making a difference in hygienic processing — eliminating dead space volume downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 16 Jul 2013

    Multiport valves are said to ensure compact processes, facilitate cleaning and increase process reliability, contributing to improved product yield. Hygienic processing places high demands on the reliability and cleanability of production facilities. These requirements are especially important in separation processes such as filtration and chromatography and are significant in ensuring the purity of media by maintaining sterile process conditions.

  • Bürkert expands Element range of valves and process actuators to meet increasing demand weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 16 Jul 2013

    Bürkert’s modular Element system, which is said to be setting new benchmarks for cleanline operation and cost reduction in hygienic process measurement and control, has been expanded to include process valves with orifice diameters up to 50mm (DN 50) and process actuators in sizes up to 130mm.

  • Intertronics offers contactless valve suitable for dispensing oil, grease, adhesive and more weblink

    Intertronics |Mon, 15 Jul 2013

    The Liquidyn P-Dot valve from Intertronics is designed to address applications where very precise non-contact micro dot dispensing is required, in the range 3–200nl. Typical applications include oil, grease, adhesive, silicone, paint, flux and other materials found in the electronics, automotive, packaging, medical, cosmetics, pharmaceutical and food industries.

  • Pump Engineering introduces control valve suitable for chemical injection applications weblink

    Pump Engineering |Mon, 15 Jul 2013

    Pump Engineering has launched the Type HP-60 control valve, which is designed for applications with upstream pressures of up to 60,000psi. It is suitable for use with liquids and gases in industrial research and process pilot plants.

  • Technical article: improving industrial dispensing utilising pneumatic valves downloadweblink

    Intertronics |Fri, 12 Jul 2013

    The simple pneumatic dispensing machine has become almost ubiquitous. Often available for a fairly modest sum of money, it has improved the application of materials such as single-part adhesives, coatings, sealants and inks by enhancing a process from a manual one to one that is less subjective, more controlled and repeatable. This technical article from Intertronics discusses the benefits of pneumatically controlled dispensing valves.

  • White paper: intelligent process valves can help to optimise the production of additives downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 12 Jul 2013

    In the production of food and beverage additives such as concentrates and flavours, good hygiene in the process and around the plant plays a key role. This is enforced in most countries by stringent specifications and regulations aimed at protecting consumers. Companies operating in the competitive global market are, however, forced to make their production processes not only safe and hygienic but also as efficient as possible. This has led to an increased demand for automation solutions ...

  • Bürkert's 8681 universal control head can be installed on third-party valves with retrofit kit weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 11 Jul 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced the type 8681 universal control head. The product is available with a retrofit, making it compatible with a wide range of process valves from different manufacturers. It is said to enable companies to benefit from the advantages of decentralised process control techniques without the cost of installing a brand new set of intelligent valves.

  • Control valve booster provides stable output even under fluctuating pressure conditions weblink

    Samson Controls |Wed, 10 Jul 2013

    Samson Controls has launched a booster designed to eliminate the time-consuming trial-and-error procedures associated with the fine tuning of control valves.

  • Rotork supplies actuators and digital control equipment for Caltex Kurnell plant upgrade weblink

    Rotork |Wed, 10 Jul 2013

    Rotork electric valve actuators and two-wire digital control systems have been specified for a major plant upgrade at the Caltex Kurnell site in Sydney, Australia. The upgrade project involves conversion of the existing refinery site into an import terminal for the storage and distribution of petrol, diesel, jet fuel and fuel oil.

  • Emerson technology helps Santos co-ordinate operations across its Gladstone LNG project weblink

    Emerson Process Management |Wed, 10 Jul 2013

    Australian oil and gas provider Santos is using process automation technology from Emerson Process Management to co-ordinate and enhance operations across its $18.5bn (£12.4bn) Gladstone liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Queensland, Australia.

  • Intertronics jetting valve enables the efficient micro-dispensing of materials and chemicals weblink

    Intertronics |Wed, 10 Jul 2013

    Intertronics has launched the Liquidyn P-Jet CT jetting valve, which enables the efficient micro-dispensing of materials such as oils, greases, adhesives, silicones, paints, flux, pharmaceutical media and other chemicals including filled fluids. The Liquidyn P-Jet CT is targeted at the electronics, solar, automotive, packaging and medical device industries, among others.

  • White paper: compact, customised system solutions for effective steam sterilisation downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 8 Jul 2013

    Steam sterilisation is the standard method used in most labs and hospitals for the sterilisation of medical instruments, surgical garments and dressing materials. A key requirement for effective sterilisation is that air in the sterilisation chamber must be completely displaced by steam at the correct temperature, quality and time period. Bürkert offers compact and customised system solutions for the regulation and control of dry saturated steam, two-phase steam and condensate.

  • Bürkert launches intelligent valve positioner for hygienic process environments weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 5 Jul 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced the Topcontrol Basic Type 8694 intelligent valve positioner, which has been specifically designed for applications in hygienic process environments. The positioner has a compact design and is optimised for integrated mounting on the Element and Classic valve ranges as well as third-party process valves to control pneumatic actuation, feedback and diagnostic functions.

  • Bürkert expands its Element valve range with larger sizes and higher flow rates weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 2 Jul 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has expanded its range of Element valves. The angle seat and globe valves specified with the Element actuator are now available with increased-diameter orifices for food, beverage, medical and other washdown process environments.

  • Data sheet: miniature three-way high-flow solenoid valves from Lee Products download

    Lee Products |Tue, 2 Jul 2013

    Lee Products is offering a range of miniature high-flow valves designed to reduce space, weight and power consumption. Valve elements are based on the low-leakage, high-reliability designs used in the company’s check and shuttle valves.

  • Mantis hexapod robot utilises pump and valves supplied by Bosch Rexroth weblink

    Bosch Rexroth |Fri, 28 Jun 2013

    Eighteen 4WREE6 valves and an A10VO63DFR pump from Bosch Rexroth are being used on Mantis, the world’s biggest operational all-terrain hexapod robot, which was designed by Matt Denton, managing director of Micromagic Systems.

  • Technical article: valves — when to repair or replace? downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 26 Jun 2013

    When it comes to process, pilot and actuation valves, the question of whether it is advisable to repair or replace a worn or intermittent unit is worth considering, regardless of the type or the size. Here Tom Carnell, systems applications manager from valve manufacturer Bürkert UK, gives his advice as a basic guide.

  • Bürkert introduces smart valve control heads suitable for hygienic process environments weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 26 Jun 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced three new models to the 8681 range of intelligent valve control heads. Thanks to their stainless steel housings, IP67 rating and chemically resistant materials, the units are suitable for use in the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries.

  • Parker Pro-Bloc API valve assemblies save space and eliminate leak paths weblink

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 20 Jun 2013

    The instrumentation products division of Parker Hannifin has introduced the Pro-Bloc API range of integrated valve assemblies aimed at wellhead equipment suppliers and operators that want to enhance their ‘Christmas tree’ and related equipment designs.

  • Bürkert highlights benefits of Robolux valve to hygienic process control applications at expo weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 20 Jun 2013

    At the recent Total Processing and Packaging Exhibition, Bürkert Fluid Control Systems showcased its Robolux valve technology with a seminar and training session entitled ‘Multi-Port Valves — Cutting Costs in Pharma Applications’.

  • Data sheet: miniature two-way high-flow solenoid valve from Lee Products download

    Lee Products |Mon, 10 Jun 2013

    This data sheet provides information on the miniature two-way high-flow solenoid valve from Lee Products. Valve elements are based on the low-leakage, high-reliability designs used in the company’s check and shuttle valves.

  • Samson offers Type 3725 valve positioner for industries such as food processing weblink

    Samson Controls |Thu, 6 Jun 2013

    Samson Controls has introduced the Type 3725 valve positioner. The compact positioner is said to be rugged and easy to use and has been developed to ensure the precise and reliable control of small or large flows occurring in food processing, pulp and paper or bottling plants.

  • Case study: Bürkert delivers Atex-rated valves and more for Green Fuels' Fuelmatic system downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 5 Jun 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has provided Green Fuels with a package of Atex-rated valves, flow sensors, level switches, positioner systems and conductivity and flow meters for the biodiesel manufacturer’s latest Fuelmatic system.

  • Technical handbook: electro-fluidic systems from Lee Products download

    Lee Products |Mon, 3 Jun 2013

    This technical handbook from Lee Products focuses on electro-fluidic systems, including solenoid valves, pumps, nozzles, mixers and more.

  • Bürkert offers TÜV-certified, low-maintenance safety shut-off valves for oil burners weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 31 May 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced a range of TÜV-certified safety shut-off valves for oil burners. The low-maintenance solenoid valves are available in a selection of diameters and with high-resistance seals.

  • White paper: Bürkert explores advantages of intelligent valves for hygienic processes downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 29 May 2013

    With conventional centralised automation of process valves in production units for food, drinks and pharmaceutical products, it is often difficult to meet the necessary stringent hygiene and safety standards. Intelligent process valves with integrated automation functions offer an interesting alternative in this field and can help reduce planning, installation and maintenance costs.

  • Rotork supplies pneumatic valve positioners suitable for use in hazardous environments weblink

    Rotork |Wed, 15 May 2013

    Rotork Valvekits has announced that it is now supplying the Centork range of valve positioners. The pneumatic positioners are designed for the operation of quarter-turn or linear-actuated valves in accordance with a proportional control signal.

  • Product brochure: hygienic products from Dixon Group Europe download

    Dixon Group Europe |Wed, 15 May 2013

    This brochure presents Dixon Group Europe’s increased range of hygienic products for the food and beverage, chemical and pharmaceutical industries.

  • White paper: medical device used in minimal invasive surgery uses Bürkert gas control unit downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 15 May 2013

    Minimal invasive surgery (MIS) offers patients many advantages and is constantly being further developed. With the help of insufflators, which make it possible to raise the abdominal wall in specific areas by pumping CO2, MIS is now possible in places formerly considered unsuitable for this surgical method. For use in such devices, Bürkert has developed a new generation of gas control units that are compact, lightweight and cost effective.

  • White paper: supplying high-quality parts for fuel-cell test stands from one source downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 7 May 2013

    The basic principle of the fuel cell is simple, yet its power spectrum is more than convincing: fuel cells are highly efficient, low in emissions and virtually noise free. Before affordable, commercially viable fuel-cell systems can be produced, however, intensive research and development efforts are needed. Test stands for the analysis of entire fuel-cell systems or single components such as bipolar plates or membrane electrode assemblies play a key part in this process. Bürkert Fluid ...

  • Rotork Valvekits stocks Pneumatrol Namur solenoid valves for process applications weblink

    Rotork |Fri, 3 May 2013

    Rotork Valvekits has announced that it is now the official stockist and distributor for the Pneumatrol Namur solenoid valve range. The valves are suitable for both hazardous and non-hazardous environments in the petrochemical, pharmaceutical, distilling, food and beverage and paper-making industries.

  • Samson Controls introduces crevice-free valves suitable for aseptic applications weblink

    Samson Controls |Tue, 30 Apr 2013

    Samson Controls’ Type 3347 valves have been designed to eliminate areas that might increase the potential for bacteria growth, such as traps and crevices, making them suitable for aseptic applications such as food processing and pharmaceutical production.

  • White paper: monitored cooling for robot spot welding units downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 30 Apr 2013

    Robot spot welding units are widely used in the highly automated production lines of the automotive industry and by its suppliers. To meet the stringent quality requirements for welding while ensuring the 100 per cent availability and reliability of the individual components and welding robots, controlled optimised cooling of the welding is imperative. According to Bürkert Fluid Control Systems, operators must therefore be in a position to quickly and accurately detect any leaks in ...

  • Geeplus modifies torque characteristics of its rotary solenoids by revising the angles offered weblink

    Geeplus |Tue, 23 Apr 2013

    Geeplus has modified the torque characteristics of its rotary solenoids by revising the angles offered. The company has added a specially machined armature plate that rests on three angled ball-bearing races.

  • White paper: Bürkert technology aids the development of Plasmajet virtual scalpel downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 23 Apr 2013

    This white paper explains how mass flow control technology from Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has aided the development of a virtual scalpel that is designed to allow surgeons to achieve more with less damage to tissue. Plasmajet comprises a console, a service trolley and a range of single-use handpieces. The console houses the control system and LCD and touchpad. There is also an integrated cooling circuit, which uses Bürkert fluid control valves to cool the tip of the handpiece.

  • Poster: Bürkert aims to help users select the correct Atex-certified process device weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 19 Apr 2013

    This poster from Bürkert Fluid Control Systems is designed to help users across all process markets to select the correct Atex-certified level sensor, valve, flow sensor or pump for their hazardous, potentially explosive application environments.

  • White paper: pre-parameterisation of control systems facilitates their commissioning downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 16 Apr 2013

    In the commissioning of control systems, co-ordination problems between the selected individual components occur quite frequently. As this paper from Bürkert explains, a new, integrated controller concept with pre-parameterised control systems and defined components prevents these problems and ensures fast, trouble-free commissioning.

  • Rotork purchases new machinery to meet increased demand for valve mounting kits weblink

    Rotork |Mon, 15 Apr 2013

    Rotork Valvekits has invested in three machines in an effort to meet demand for its valve mounting kits and associated products. The machinery has been introduced as part of a continuous investment plan.

  • Product overview: step-by-step selection process for three-ball rotary solenoids download

    Geeplus |Fri, 12 Apr 2013

    This document from Geeplus discusses the step-by-step selection process for three-ball rotary solenoids. It explores aspects such as size determination, mechanical configuration and thermal considerations.

  • White paper: innovative valve body concepts simplify design of complex valve interfaces downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 12 Apr 2013

    Fluid connections for valves and sensors in the process industry challenge system planners, pipe constructors and installers to implement a piping system that is as simple as possible, quick to install and free of leaks. In addition, the solution should be cost-effective and should require minimal installation space. According to Bürkert, an innovative valve body concept that partially eliminates the need for conventional piping can help to meet these requirements in practice.

  • Arc Energy Resources discusses weld overlay cladding process at monthly BVAA meeting weblink

    Arc Energy Resources |Wed, 10 Apr 2013

    Weld overlay cladding and fabrication specialist Arc Energy Resources has hosted a monthly meeting of the British Valve and Actuator Association (BVAA) — an organisation that represents the interests of British companies and their products at UK and international levels to promote the growth of the industry.

  • White paper: improving process efficiency in plastic processing using new valve concept downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 10 Apr 2013

    In injection moulding, meeting the increasing requirements concerning surface quality and dimensional accuracy poses a real challenge. Processors demand tension-free and non-deforming workpieces that provide excellent moulding accuracy and seamless, perfect surfaces in high polish quality. Over the years, innovative mould technologies and valve designs have enabled manufacturers to opt for efficient variothermal temperature control in serial production, introducing the technology in ...

  • Technical article: how valve technology can improve the cooling of die-casting processes downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 8 Apr 2013

    As this article from Bürkert explains, pressure from the automotive industry necessitates increasingly stringent standards of quality for die-cast parts and therefore for the temperature control of die-casting tools. All processes must be exactly reproducible and traceable. In addition, the cooling system must allow for modular expansion, with the smallest-possible dimensions. Thanks to modern modular valve and sensor technology, such demanding cooling systems can be tailored exactly ...

  • Rotork Valvekits supplies mounting kits and spool pieces for LNG facility being built in US weblink

    Rotork |Wed, 3 Apr 2013

    Valvekits — a member of the Rotork group of flow control companies — is supplying more than 250 valve-mounting kits and spool pieces for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility under construction in the US.

  • Rotork supplies intelligent valve actuation to Ibereolica’s Olivenza Thermosolar plant weblink

    Rotork |Thu, 28 Mar 2013

    Ibereolica’s Olivenza Thermosolar plant in Spain is using intelligent electric valve actuation with digital two-wire monitoring and control from Rotork for valve automation. The plant is a concentrated solar power (CSP) technology facility that generates eco-friendly electricity for up to 50,000 households.

  • Bürkert offers Type 6027 solenoid valves for use in pharmaceutical and food industries weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 28 Mar 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced the Type 6027 direct-acting range of process solenoid valves designed for use with neutral gases, fluids, steam, vacuum and slightly aggressive media at pressures of up to 135 bar and temperatures of up to 180ºC.

  • Emerson introduces wireless position monitor for discrete valves in process plants weblink

    Emerson Process Management |Thu, 28 Mar 2013

    The Smart Wireless Fisher 4320 wireless position monitor with an on/off control output option is now available from Emerson Process Management. It can be used by process plants as an alternative to solenoids and limits and eliminates the need for wires.

  • Data sheet: bi-stable rotary solenoids available from Geeplus download

    Geeplus |Tue, 26 Mar 2013

    This data sheet from Geeplus focuses on the company’s range of bi-stable rotary solenoids, which are suitable for paper transportation and sorting systems.

  • Product booklet: smart systems from Bürkert used in production of clean steam downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 21 Mar 2013

    This booklet from Bürkert features information on a range of systems used in the production of clean steam, including switches, transmitters, valves and flowmeters.

  • Bürkert's Twinpower actuator technology suits medical and life science applications weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 18 Mar 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has developed an actuator design for solenoid valves that increases the power density by using two coils. Twinpower actuator technology is now available as a complete standard valve line in widths of 10mm and 16mm, with a variety of fluidic and electrical connections.

  • Emerson releases digital valve controller designed to respond to safety demands weblink

    Emerson Process Management |Mon, 11 Mar 2013

    Emerson’s Fieldvue DVC6200 SIS digital valve controller is designed to respond to safety demands and features partial stroke and position monitoring capabilities for the final control element in a safety instrumented system (SIS).

  • Unither utilises Bürkert diaphragm valves in production facility modernisation weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 27 Feb 2013

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has revealed that its AS-I communication bus-equipped Element diaphragm valves have been selected by pharmaceutical formulation manufacturer Unither for use on its automated production line.

  • Nero Pipeline Connections offers pipe fittings and valves for commercial and industrial use weblink

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Tue, 26 Feb 2013

    Nero Pipeline Connections supplies a range of high-quality pipe fittings and valves suitable for use in both commercial and industrial environments and in the water, power generation, pharmaceutical and marine sectors.

  • Bürkert supplies custom valve and control technology for fuel-cell-powered race car weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 11 Feb 2013

    Valve technology from Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has been put to use within the Forze V fuel-cell-powered race car designed and constructed by Delft University of Technology for the Formula Student Competition.

  • Samson introduces electronic valve position monitor featuring rugged, contactless design weblink

    Samson Controls |Mon, 11 Feb 2013

    The Type 3738 self-diagnostic electronic valve position monitor from Samson Controls can be used on on/off valves across a range of applications, including control and asset management.

  • Dixon Group opens valve actuation shop to offer customised packages weblink

    Dixon Group Europe |Tue, 5 Feb 2013

    Dixon Group’s valve actuation shop at its Preston headquarters offers custom automated valve packages. Most packages can be despatched within 24 hours, reducing process downtime for the company’s clients.

  • Valves supplied by Dixon prove successful in non-hygienic paint manufacturing application weblink

    Dixon Group Europe |Fri, 1 Feb 2013

    Dixon has revealed that its valve range is not restricted to hygienic applications. The company also offers industrial actuated valves that are suitable for use in a multitude of process industries.

  • Dixon Group manufactures hygienic products suitable for food and beverage applications weblink

    Dixon Group Europe |Wed, 30 Jan 2013

    Dixon Group Europe manufactures a range of hygienic products — including stainless steel fittings, unions, tubing, pumps and valves — for use in the food, dairy, beverage and brewery industries.

  • Dixon Group's Ike Topselvi discusses valve design and specification at recent meeting weblink

    Dixon Group Europe |Tue, 29 Jan 2013

    Ike Topselvi, hygienic product manager at Dixon Group Europe, a supplier of ball and butterfly valves, has explained how selecting the correct design and specification of a valve for a process can cut costs, reduce downtime and minimise product loss or contamination.

  • Product brochure: tanker products and overfill protection systems from Dixon Group Europe download

    Dixon Group Europe |Mon, 28 Jan 2013

    This brochure from Dixon Group Europe features API valves, gravity drop adapters, dry disconnect adapters, vapour return valves, sequential vapour vents, dry disconnect couplers, ball nozzles, probes, sockets, replacement parts and composite hose assemblies.

  • Product brochure: hygienic products from Dixon Group Europe download

    Dixon Group Europe |Mon, 28 Jan 2013

    This brochure from Dixon Group Europe provides details of a range of hygienic products, including unions, weld fittings, manual and actuated valves, filters, pumps, pharmaceutical products and hoses.

  • Bürkert introduces butterfly isolation valves for use in a wide range of industry sectors weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 10 Jan 2013

    An extended range of butterfly isolation valves for applications in the food, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical, water treatment, petrochemical and oil and gas sectors is now available from Bürkert UK.

  • Bürkert extends Element series to include more sizes of process valves and actuators weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 3 Dec 2012

    Bürkert has expanded its modular Element series — suitable for hygienic process measurement and control applications — to include process valves with orifice diameters of up to 50mm (DN 50) and process actuators in sizes up to 130mm.

  • Bosch Rexroth supplies back-up generator drive equipment for polar expedition weblink

    Bosch Rexroth |Fri, 30 Nov 2012

    Bosch Rexroth is providing Finning with back-up generator drive equipment, including the implement pump for the dozer blade and two bespoke valves for additional hydraulically driven back-up generators to a polar expedition led by Sir Ranulph Fiennes that will attempt to cross the Antarctic during the polar winter using two Caterpillar bulldozers.

  • Rotork provides all-electric valve actuation package for the Dantysk offshore wind farm weblink

    Rotork |Tue, 13 Nov 2012

    Rotork is supplying an all-electric valve actuation package encompassing isolating, regulating and modulating actuators with two-wire digital control for the Dantysk offshore wind farm in the North Sea.

  • Pump Engineering offers hygienic angle control valves for process applications weblink

    Pump Engineering |Fri, 9 Nov 2012

    The Badger Meter range of control valves — available from liquid-handling specialist Pump Engineering — now includes Type SCV-95 hygienic angle control valves, which are suitable for biotechnology, pharmaceutical and food process applications.

  • Lee Products offers hard-seat micro-dispense valve designed to withstand aggressive fluids weblink

    Lee Products |Tue, 6 Nov 2012

    Lee Products has introduced a hard-seat VHS micro-dispense valve designed to ensure the precise, repeatable and non-contact dispensing of fluids in the nanolitre to microlitre range.

  • Bürkert’s Type 7615 microdosing unit is suitable replacement for syringe pumps weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 6 Nov 2012

    The Type 7615 microdosing unit from Bürkert Fluid Control Systems is particularly suitable for analytical, biomedical and medical applications. The unit features a high-precision pump to enable the exact dosing of liquids in the microlitre (µl) range.

  • Product information sheet: valve adhesives and sealants available from Permabond download

    Permabond |Mon, 22 Oct 2012

    Permabond adhesives and sealants can be used to lock bolts and to form gaskets in many types of valves, including globe valves, electric ball valves and butterfly valves.

  • White paper: James Walker discusses graphite packing in control valve applications downloadweblink

    James Walker and Co |Mon, 15 Oct 2012

    This white paper from James Walker is entitled ‘How stem finish affects friction and fugitive emissions with graphite-based control valve packing’. It discusses the equipment, test methods and results generated using the James Walker methane test facility that simulates a rising steam valve. It was written by Mark Richardson, senior applications engineer.

  • Flowrox demonstrates range of valves and provides advice on selection and design weblink

    Flowrox |Mon, 8 Oct 2012

  • Bürkert expands modular Element series of valves to include drive sizes up to 130mm weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 8 Oct 2012

  • Samson unveils enhanced valve and positioner package designed to ensure optimum control weblink

    Samson Controls |Tue, 25 Sep 2012

  • Nero Pipeline Connections offers gate, globe and check valves for various industries downloadweblink

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Fri, 14 Sep 2012

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a large range of valves, including gate, globe, swing check, needle and more. The valves are available in pressures up to 400 bar (6,000lb/in2) and are used in industries including petroleum, water, electric power, chemical, paper, pharmaceuticals, food and steel.

  • Data sheet: Nero Pipeline Connections offers gate, globe and check valves for industry download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Fri, 14 Sep 2012

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a large range of valves, including gate, globe, swing check, needle and more. The valves are available in pressures up to 400 bar (6,000lb/in2) and are used in industries including petroleum, water, electric power, chemical, paper, pharmaceuticals, food and steel.

  • Parker Hannifin offers range of active thermal regeneration systems targeted at diesel sector weblink

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 21 Aug 2012

  • Oil and gas training rig comprises automation, control and safety technology from Emerson weblink

    Emerson Process Management |Tue, 14 Aug 2012

  • Rotork's CVA actuator improves efficiency of polymer manufacturing process in Australia weblink

    Rotork |Mon, 13 Aug 2012

  • Alfa Laval launches plug-and-play system for controlling and operating LKB butterfly valves weblink

    Alfa Laval |Fri, 10 Aug 2012

  • Nero Pipeline Connections' stainless steel ball valves are easy to maintain and service weblink

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Wed, 25 Jul 2012

    Nero Pipeline Connections offers a range of 316 stainless steel ball valves for applications in the petroleum, water, electric power, chemical, paper, pharmaceutical, food and steel industries. The ball valves can also be actuated for air, water and non-aggressive fluids.

  • Data sheet: silicon-free ball valve actuators from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Wed, 25 Jul 2012

    This data sheet lists the features and specifications of Nero Pipeline Connections’ range of ball valve actuators. The aluminium epoxy-coated actuators offer a working temperature range of -32ºC to +90ºC and are silicon free.

  • Data sheet: stainless steel ball valves from Nero Pipeline Connections download

    Nero Pipeline Connections |Wed, 25 Jul 2012

    This data sheet lists the features and specifications of Nero Pipeline Connections’ range of ball valves. The valves are made of 316 stainless steel and are available in one-, two- and three-piece designs.

  • Bürkert's mini solenoid valve offers 75 per cent reduction in medical device energy use weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 25 Jul 2012

    The Twinpower valve from Bürkert Fluid Control Systems is a miniature solenoid model that is said to save space and reduce energy consumption and cost in medical equipment such as automated sample preparation instruments and analysers.

  • Valve package from Samson Controls ensures precise positioning with fast response times weblink

    Samson Controls |Thu, 19 Jul 2012

  • Technical article: Bürkert creates three-tiered automation concept for complex plants downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 10 Jul 2012

    For large and complex plants requiring an intelligent combination of different automation concepts for their hygiene-critical processes, Bürkert has developed three approaches: centralised automation; decentralised automation; and locally installed modular pneumatic valve units and compact automation systems.

  • Life science plant selects Bürkert's space-efficient Robolux multi-port process valves weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 2 Jul 2012

    The Robolux range of multi-port process valves from Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has been selected for use at B Braun’s new life science plant in Melsungen, Germany.

  • Product catalogue: the UK and Ireland range of valves and sensors from Bürkert download

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 22 Jun 2012

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has launched its Select catalogue, a short-form publication that is targeted at customers, distributors, OEMs, contractors and systems integrators. It is designed to aid the selection of valves and sensors for applications in the food processing, pharmaceutical, water, petrochemical, medical, biomedical, beverage and general process control industries.

  • Parker glycol control valves have fully forged body design for use in heavy-duty vehicles weblink

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 18 Jun 2012

    Glycol control valves from the Fluid Control Division of Parker Hannifin are now available with a fully forged body design for heating and cooling equipment applications in the heavy-duty vehicle industry.

  • Parker Hannifin offers high-integrity ball valve for process isolation applications weblink

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 14 Jun 2012

  • Bürkert introduces solenoid control valves for processes where fluids are mixed or metered weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 14 Jun 2012

  • High-pressure solenoid valve from Lee Products suits oil-well completion tools weblink

    Lee Products |Wed, 13 Jun 2012

    Lee Products has introduced a reduced-diameter high-pressure solenoid valve that is suitable for use in the design of completion tools for oil wells where all the components must be incorporated within the tool space envelope.

  • CMA electric actuators from Rotork are suitable for modulating applications weblink

    Rotork |Mon, 21 May 2012

    The CMA range of electric actuators for control valves, regulators and similar modulating applications from Rotork is designed for applications including choke valve, metering pump and associated tasks in oil and gas processing and storage, mining and mineral industries, as well as process skids and plant for equipment such as boilers, separators, injectors and heat exchangers.

  • Product brochure: Rotork valve actuators for water and wastewater industries download

    Rotork |Fri, 18 May 2012

    Rotork offers long-life, watertight and user-friendly valve actuators designed for use in the water and wastewater industries.

  • Product brochure: Rotork details valve actuation expertise and products download

    Rotork |Fri, 18 May 2012

    Valve control specialist Rotork has released a brochure detailing its experience in the sector and the products it offers to customers in the water, petrochemical, sewage and marine industries.

  • Product brochure: Rotork's flow control capabilities and facilities download

    Rotork |Fri, 18 May 2012

    Rotork Process Controls’ Capabilities and Facilities brochure details the company’s capabilities in flow control, including actuators for control and heavy duty applications.

  • Bürkert meets needs of process and chemical industries by offering express valve deliveries weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 30 Mar 2012

  • Burkert diaphragm valves used by food and pharmaceutical companies weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 16 Mar 2012

  • Samson offers selection of cavity-free control valves for aseptic applications such as brewing weblink

    Samson Controls |Wed, 22 Feb 2012

  • Data sheet: Magnetrol Series J pneumatic switch is one-pipe bleed type valve download

    Magnetrol International |Fri, 27 Jan 2012

  • Data sheet: JBJ thermostatic valve download

    JBJ Techniques |Thu, 26 Jan 2012

  • Burkert offers compact system for pneumatic control of actuators in hygienic processes weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 24 Jan 2012

  • Burkert discusses valve selection for pharmaceutical production processes downloadweblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 20 Dec 2011

  • Schneider Electric VC10 device controls pneumatic valves in hazardous locations

    Schneider Electric |Wed, 14 Dec 2011

  • Bürkert introduces adapter plate designed to facilitate the pneumatic control of processes weblink

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 14 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld C 2.960 valve module combination download

    Roemheld |Tue, 13 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld C 2.952 perssure-relief valves and pressure-reducing valves with check valve download

    Roemheld |Tue, 13 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld C 2.9532 pressure-reducing valve download

    Roemheld |Tue, 13 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld C 2.954 sequence valve ND4 download

    Roemheld |Tue, 13 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld C 2.9533 pressure-reducing valve download

    Roemheld |Tue, 13 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld C 2.9511 check valve download

    Roemheld |Tue, 13 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Sensortechnics TP range of maximum flow proportional solenoid valves download

    First Sensor AG |Wed, 7 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Sensortechnics TN series of switching solenoid valves download

    First Sensor AG |Wed, 7 Dec 2011

  • Coal-fired power company improves its wet scrubber system with Flowrox pinch valves weblink

    Flowrox |Wed, 7 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Sensortechnics series 9 media-resistant pulse valves download

    First Sensor AG |Tue, 6 Dec 2011

  • Data sheet: Sensortechnics two-way and three-way series 3 solenoid valves download

    First Sensor AG |Tue, 6 Dec 2011

  • Total isolation valves from OEM Automatic are suitable for pharmaceutical applications

    OEM Automatic |Wed, 2 Nov 2011

  • Parker Hannifin offers angle body piston valve suitable for chemical and food processing

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 31 Oct 2011

  • Case study: Flowrox slurry knife gate valve chosen for ash-dewatering bins download

    Flowrox |Fri, 28 Oct 2011

  • Product brochure: JBJ Techniques' relief valves for screw pumps download

    JBJ Techniques |Wed, 19 Oct 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld J 7.490 pneumatic rotary valve coupling download

    Roemheld |Tue, 18 Oct 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld C 2.340 directional control valve ND 4 download

    Roemheld |Tue, 18 Oct 2011

  • AKO Armaturen offers air-operated pinch valves suitable for use in the food industry download

    AKO Armaturen |Tue, 18 Oct 2011

  • Data sheet: Roemheld C 2.320 directional control valve ND 4 download

    Roemheld |Fri, 14 Oct 2011

  • Field wireable valve connectors can be used in applications that need integrated suppression

    Murrelektronik |Mon, 10 Oct 2011

  • Automatic valves are suitable for corrosive slurries and granular substances download

    Flowrox |Fri, 7 Oct 2011

  • Flowrox delivers 20 electrically actuated pinch valves to Polish wastewater plant

    Flowrox |Fri, 7 Oct 2011

  • Product brochure: pumps and pumping systems from Michael Smith Engineers download

    Michael Smith Engineers |Thu, 6 Oct 2011

  • Burkert control head for valves eliminates need for manual configuration

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 30 Sep 2011

    Burkert’s 8681 control head has been developed for use with pneumatically-controlled hygienic process valves in decentralised automation applications. 

  • Vortex valves for automated unloading and scale-hoppers to be displayed at Powtech

    Vortex Valves Europe |Mon, 26 Sep 2011

    Vortex valves can be used for a range of purposes, such as railcar load-out, scale-hoppers, and in the milling, plastic, chemical and mineral industries.

  • Roemheld rotor locking system secures wind rotor turbines during safety checks

    Roemheld |Fri, 2 Sep 2011

    Roemheld is offering a modular rotor locking system that has been designed to secure wind rotor turbines when maintenance and safety checks are being carried out.

  • Bürkert globe valves with Top Control positioners provide water feature control

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 6 Jul 2011

    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has revealed that its globe valves, equipped with type 8630 positioners from Top Control, are being used to control water height on a water feature being built in Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • Ari Armaturen offers full-nozzle safety relief valve for high-pressure applications

    ARI Armaturen |Tue, 5 Jul 2011

    Ari Armaturen has expanded its 35,000-strong range of safety relief valves with the Ari-Safe-Fn ANSI, which is accredited with a host of safety standards and approvals — including VdTUV and ASME-Code with UV-stamp.

  • James Walker publishes second issue of valve sealing and emissions control brochure download

    James Walker and Co |Fri, 1 Jul 2011

    James Walker has published issue two of its ’Improve Valve Sealing Performance and Emissions Control’ brochure, which features products including Supagraf compression packings for emissions control.

  • Valves and sensors for automotive cooling systems

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 8 Jun 2011

    Burkert’s modern modular valve and sensor technology enables cooling systems to be tailored to meet the requirements of a range of automotive applications.

  • Gas filter sleeves resist mechanical fatigue

    Porvair Filtration Group |Thu, 26 May 2011

    Porvair Polypropylene Gas Filter (PPGF) sleeves are made from proprietary binder-free, polypropylene fibre filter media, designed to provide a highly permeable matrix with low resistance to gas flow.

  • FA-ST offers cost-effective oil filter rig

    FA-ST |Tue, 24 May 2011

    FA-ST has developed an oil filtration filter rig with an on-board particle counter - rigs are available as an upright twin-wheeled trolley or in a skid frame.

  • Valve terminal hood saves on installation costs

    Festo |Tue, 24 May 2011

    Festo has reduced the cost of installing its valve terminals by launching a protective hood that can eliminate the need for a control cabinet in many applications.

  • Asco offers solenoid valves for harsh environments

    Asco Valve |Fri, 20 May 2011

    Asco Numatics has launched a range of valves for use in hazardous locations, including control panels in offshore applications such as oil platforms where the environment is hot, humid and corrosive.

  • Glass-lined valves prevent struvite in wastewater

    MGA Controls |Fri, 13 May 2011

    To combat the problem of struvite accummulation causing blockages and reducing pressure, the Nine Springs Wastewater Plant in Madison, Wisconsin, US, installed glass-lined plug valves from Valmatic.

  • Swing flex check valve solves wastewater problem

    MGA Controls |Fri, 13 May 2011

    One of the stations at Mount Horeb wastewater treatment plant in Wisconsin, US, had a clogged pipe that was threatening to spill raw sewage in to people's homes.

  • Solenoids used to clean tenpin bowling lanes

    Curtiss-Wright Industrial Group |Thu, 5 May 2011

    Penny and Giles has developed a number of bespoke solenoids to activate and control the machinery that cleans and oils the busy lanes in tenpin bowling centres throughout the UK and Europe.

  • High-pressure check valves suited for oil tools

    Lee Products |Tue, 3 May 2011

    A range of high-pressure check valves that are compliant with NACE material standards (National Association of Corrosion Engineers), have been introduced by Lee Products.

  • Burkert extends range of process control products

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 21 Apr 2011

    Burkert’s new extended range of Element process control components is suitable for food, hygienic processing and aggressive media transfer applications.

  • Aquaflow supplies gate valves for pumping station

    Aquaflow |Wed, 20 Apr 2011

    Aquaflow, a division of T-T Pumps, has supplied three DN600 gate valves to replace heavily corroded DN600 wedge gate valves at Belle Greve pumping station.

  • Company installs Micromag filters on CNC machines

    Eclipse Magnetics |Wed, 20 Apr 2011

    Collison-Goll, a precision machine shop in Toronto, has installed Micromag magnetic filters on its screw and CNC machines

  • Manifold system for pressure calibration

    FasTest |Wed, 20 Apr 2011

    FasTest has announced the Fascal Manifold System, which supports connections to up to four different devices at the same time, accommodating a wide variety of fitting configurations.

  • Larox valves cut maintenance time and costs download

    Flowrox |Mon, 4 Apr 2011

    In the US, a large midwestern power company chose Larox Flowsys pinch valves for installation on four of its dry scrubber units and benefited from lower maintenance costs and extended sleeve lifetime.

  • Corsys improves steam system efficiency

    ARI Armaturen |Fri, 25 Mar 2011

    ARI-Armaturen has supplied a condensate recovery system to Kemira Chemicals UK, which serves customers in water-intensive industries such as pulp and paper, oil, mining, chemicals and pharmaceuticals.

  • Cement company installs valve in conveying system

    Coperion Werner and Pfleiderer |Thu, 24 Mar 2011

    Cement company Holcim has announced that it experienced a very positive result with a Duroprotect 5 rotary valve supplied by Coperion, installed in a cement-conveying system.

  • L and N products chosen for subsea projects

    L and N Scotland |Thu, 24 Feb 2011

    L and N, based in Aberdeen, Scotland, is to manufacture 32 subsea control products on behalf of GE Vetco Gray for use in offshore subsea projects in Brazil.

  • Needle valve provides drip-tight sealing when shut

    DVD Valves |Fri, 18 Feb 2011

    Due to its circular cross-sectional area on all disc positions, DVD Valves' new Needle Valve provides cavitation-free, silent and non-vibrating regulation of pressure, flow and level.

  • Fluid-separation valve is suitable for foodstuffs

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 15 Feb 2011

    Burkert’s compact and robust Type 2080 2/2-way valve, constructed from stainless steel and FDA-approved, integrates a PTFE bellows for fluid separation in hygienic processing applications.

  • Solenoid valves now available in stainless steel

    Zoedale |Fri, 11 Feb 2011

    Zoedale’s range of Sirai L182 and L282 brass-bodied normally closed and normally open pilot-assisted solenoid valves has been extended and is now available in AISI 316L stainless steel.

  • Valve booster provides fast, precise control

    Samson Controls |Fri, 11 Feb 2011

    Samson Controls has designed a booster that eliminates the time-consuming trial and error procedures associated with the fine tuning of control valves, even in applications with high flow rates.

  • Larox offers valves for shut-off and control tasks download

    Flowrox |Tue, 8 Feb 2011

    Pinch and knife gate valves from Larox Flowsys are said to be ideal for use by process industries worldwide carrying out abrasive, corrosive and other demanding shut-off and control applications.

  • Asco catalogue features pilot valves

    Asco Numatics |Thu, 3 Feb 2011

    Asco Numatics has released a catalogue featuring its range of pilot valves and systems for the process industry.

  • Compact Spriax DBB system reduces SCA's downtime

    Spirax Sarco |Tue, 25 Jan 2011

    Spirax Safebloc Double Block and Bleed valves have helped SCA Hygiene in Prudhoe, Northumberland, to eliminate unscheduled boiler shutdowns costing up to GBP20,000 each in lost production.

  • Easy-Fill insert enables controlled liquid pouring

    Easy-Fill |Wed, 19 Jan 2011

    A new device for pouring liquids in a controlled fashion without wasteful over-filling and spills has been developed and patented by Easy-Fill.

  • Firm cuts process variability using Emerson valves

    Emerson Process Management |Wed, 19 Jan 2011

    Ineos Chlor, a producer of chlor-alkali and chlorine derivatives, has reduced process variability by five per cent at its plant in Runcorn using Fisher Control-Disk valves from Emerson.

  • Valve controls gas or air flows in medical devices

    Lee Products |Wed, 19 Jan 2011

    A new quiet-operation, compact high-density interface (HDI) three-way solenoid valve for controlling gas or air flows in medical devices has been introduced by Lee Products.

  • Rotork valve actuators support gathering system

    Rotork |Thu, 6 Jan 2011

    Rotork is supplying GO range gas-over-oil pipeline valve actuators for a Class 300 sour gas (0.1 per cent H2S) gathering system and pipeline owned by the Murphy Oil Company.

  • Burkert valves enhance food and beverage plant

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 4 Jan 2011

    An upgraded production plant for fruit juice concentrate and other ingredients for beverages and food products now includes intelligent process valves from Burkert.

  • Lee provides solenoid valves for F1 applications

    Lee Products |Tue, 4 Jan 2011

    Lee Products has developed a 12V DC version of its three-way high-flow solenoid valve for the new driver-activated rear wings on Formula One vehicles.

  • Control valve for hot water and steam applications download

    ARI Armaturen |Fri, 17 Dec 2010

    The STEVI 472 control valve from ARI-Armaturen offers flexibility and reliability up to PN160 and is suitable for a range of process-control applications, including hot water and steam.

  • Witt supplies compulsory vehicle safety valve

    Witt Gasetechnik |Wed, 15 Dec 2010

    Gas equipment engineering company Witt supplies the SV 811 safety valve that is compulsory for every vehicle, according to the EC 79/2009 regulation that will be implemented in February 2011.

  • Filtration systems for nuclear decommissioning

    Porvair Filtration Group |Mon, 6 Dec 2010

    Porvair Filtration is a specialist in supplying clean-up filtration systems for nuclear decommissioning and decontamination.

  • DVD check valve suitable for HVAC applications

    DVD Valves |Mon, 29 Nov 2010

    DVD Valves has launched the DVD swing check valve with dashpot, for use in applications or projects that have a risk of surge, such as heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems.

  • Density filter for cryptosporidium-free water

    Porvair Filtration Group |Fri, 26 Nov 2010

    Cryptofil filter cartridges are proven to provide absolute control of cryptosporidium oocysts in water used in the food, beverage and ultra-pure water industries.

  • Engineered Software to showcase Pipe-Flo at event

    Engineered Software |Mon, 22 Nov 2010

    Engineered Software is to present on topics related to fluid dynamics and showcase its Pipe-Flo product line at the Valve World Conference in Dusseldorf, Germany, on 30 November to 2 December 2010.

  • Controller cuts costs in gas and liquid control

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 15 Nov 2010

    Burkert’s Type 8611 universal controller for flow, pressure and temperature is said to cut OEM system costs by controlling both proportional and process valves across a range of gases and liquids.

  • Product brochure aimed at valve manufacturers

    James Walker and Co |Mon, 15 Nov 2010

    James Walker has published 'Improved Valve Sealing Performance and Emissions Control', a brochure dedicated to the products and services the company offers to those designing or using valves.

  • DVD Needle Valves regulate media flow

    DVD Valves |Wed, 10 Nov 2010

    DVD Valves has introduced DVD Needle Valves, which are used for regulation purposes in networks such as pressure, flow, temperature and level regulation.

  • Burkert control valve resists high temperatures

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 9 Nov 2010

    Burkert’s stainless-steel 2000 Inox angle seat valve is designed to control a wide range of media, including water, alcohols, oils, steam and air, at temperatures up to 180C.

  • Croft refurbishes filter for Deeside power station

    Croft Engineering |Fri, 5 Nov 2010

    A filter that is deployed by Deeside power station has been refurbished by Croft Engineering Services.

  • Key interlocks target PIG launchers and receivers

    Smith Flow Control |Fri, 5 Nov 2010

    Smith Flow Control's line of key interlocks safeguard against improper process execution for the loading and unloading of pipeline inspection gauge (PIG) launchers and receivers.

  • Sea water filters are corrosion resistant

    Cross Manufacturing |Thu, 4 Nov 2010

    Cross Manufacturing has developed a filter for the extremely corrosive environment of sea water and estuary water systems.

  • SMC launches energy-saving parts for transfer apps

    SMC |Tue, 2 Nov 2010

    SMC has unveiled a range of energy-saving components specifically developed for handling or transfer applications.

  • Breather adsorbs high humidity in enclosures

    Brownell |Thu, 28 Oct 2010

    Brownell's breather desiccators provide protection against corrosion, dampness and contamination in electronic, electrical, optical, electro-optic, telecommunications, computer equipment, and so on.

  • ARI Armaturen introduces bellow-sealed valves

    ARI Armaturen |Tue, 19 Oct 2010

    The latest FABA bellow-sealed valves from ARI Armaturen offer three versions with more than 17,000 variants for standard, arduous and chemical applications.

  • Pressure-reducing valve for steam applications

    TLV |Mon, 18 Oct 2010

    TLV Euro Engineering has announced the 25th anniversary of the launch of its Cospect pressure-reducing valve, which is ideal for steam, vacuum steam and air applications.

  • Gems adapts Solenoid valves to OEM applications

    Gems Sensors and Controls |Wed, 6 Oct 2010

    Gems Sensors is offering its complete line of CE approved two- and three-way miniature solenoid valves, including general-purpose, isolation and cryogenic valves, for a range of applications.

  • Gems adapts Solenoid valves to OEMs' applications

    Gems Sensors and Controls |Wed, 6 Oct 2010

    Gems Sensors is offering its complete line of CE approved two- and three-way miniature solenoid valves, including general-purpose, isolation and cryogenic valves, for a range of applications.

  • Leaf disc filters to aid packaging film production

    Porvair Filtration Group |Tue, 28 Sep 2010

    Lindauer Dornier, a manufacturer of polymer film production lines, is to use leaf disc filters from Porvair Filtration Group to filter polyester melt prior to making packaging film.

  • Porvair offers alternative to cast-bodied filters

    Porvair Filtration Group |Fri, 24 Sep 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group (Gas Division) has announced that its square box filter range is finding many uses in the process industry.

  • Abanaki oil skimmers remove oil from water

    Abanaki |Mon, 13 Sep 2010

    Abanaki oil skimmers and emergency oil spill systems are said to meet the challenges facing hydroelectric power generation facilities, which must protect water resources from hydraulic fluid spills.

  • Asco offers ultra-low-power pilot for spool valves

    Asco Numatics |Fri, 10 Sep 2010

    Asco Numatics has introduced an ultra-low-power pilot for spool valves with flapper nozzle technology that is suitable for explosive atmospheres or industries where harmful substances are present.

  • Rotork actuators installed at Bolivian gas plant

    Rotork |Thu, 9 Sep 2010

    Rotork fluid power valve actuators have been installed at the La Vertiente gas plant in Villamontes, Bolivia, as part of an automation upgrade project.

  • Severn Glocon supplies valves to oil and gas group

    Severn Glocon |Thu, 26 Aug 2010

    Severn Glocon has announced an ongoing cooperation to supply Anti-Surge Valves to MAN Diesel and Turbo Schweiz for its customers in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries.

  • PFG shows filtration products to nuclear industry

    Porvair Filtration Group |Thu, 19 Aug 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group (PFG) will be attending a series of events to demonstrate its filtration and separation products, services and capabilities directly to members of the nuclear industry.

  • Valves enable pipeline sample point identification

    Axium Process |Thu, 19 Aug 2010

    Axium Process has introduced colour-coded handles to its range of compact, 316L stainless-steel in-line sample valves, enabling quicker, more accurate identification of pipeline sample points.

  • Valves enable pipeline sample point identification

    Axium Process |Thu, 19 Aug 2010

    Axium Process has introduced colour-coded handles to its range of compact, 316L stainless-steel in-line sample valves, enabling quicker, more accurate identification of pipeline sample points.

  • SH actuators automate gas-transmission valves

    Emerson Process Management |Mon, 16 Aug 2010

    Shafer's SH gas-over-oil valve actuators are suited for the automation of valves used for gas transmission, as well as at compressor stations, gathering plants, storage facilities and meter runs.

  • Valve rated for press clutch/brake applications

    Ross Controls |Fri, 13 Aug 2010

    Ross Controls' compact size 2 DM2 Series D valve is a dynamically monitored double valve that has complete memory and is control-reliable and Category-4 rated for press clutch/brake applications.

  • Brochures describe filters for particulate removal

    Porvair Filtration Group |Tue, 10 Aug 2010

    Two new technical brochures provide an introduction to Porvair's Microfil and Polyfil filter product ranges for the removal of unwanted particulates and for prefiltration to membrane filters.

  • Two-way valves can be used in industrial machinery

    Asco Numatics |Tue, 10 Aug 2010

    Asco has launched the 8262/8263 two-way valves for applications in industrial and agricultural machinery, food-products machinery, laundry and dishwashing, and medical and analytical instruments.

  • Coriolis meters suit liquid or gas measurement

    Emerson Process Management |Mon, 9 Aug 2010

    The Micro Motion F-series Coriolis meters from Emerson Process Management are ideal for liquid or gas measurement in applications where accuracy and a compact format are required.

  • Norgren offers FRL for compressed air systems

    Norgren |Wed, 4 Aug 2010

    Norgren has introduced the Excelon Pro FRL for applications using compressed air systems.

  • Parker filters remove diesel contaminants

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 26 Jul 2010

    A fuel filtration system from the Racor Division of Parker Hannifin is helping to ensure that diesel fuel supplied by Tollesbury Marina to boat owners is of high quality.

  • Control-Disk valve offered in extended line sizes

    Emerson Process Management |Wed, 14 Jul 2010

    Emerson has announced extended line sizes for the Fisher Control-Disk valve, which is suitable for use in the hydrocarbon, refining, chemical, pulp and paper and metals and mining industries.

  • Porvair supplies filter cartridges to PTFE maker

    Porvair Filtration Group |Tue, 13 Jul 2010

    An Asian manufacturer of PTFE is to use Polyfil II and Aquafil disposable filter cartridges from Porvair Filtration Group to produce large quantities of particulate-free water at low cost.

  • Burkert discusses benefits of integrated valves

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 8 Jul 2010

    Decentralised automation systems have become a suitable alternative to control cabinet systems in many process sectors, according to Burkert Fluid Control Systems.

  • Self-acting valves modulate temperature control download

    ARI Armaturen |Tue, 6 Jul 2010

    Temptrol self-acting control valves from ARI-Armaturen are designed to modulate temperature control of steam, water and thermal fluid in heating and cooling applications.

  • Fuel-filtration trolleys purify hydraulic oils

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 1 Jul 2010

    Parker's new portable purification systems are designed to automatically remove water and particulate contamination from hydraulic oils, improving the performance of industrial machinery.

  • Ball valves certified for SIL 3 application use

    Metso Automation |Wed, 30 Jun 2010

    Metso’s X and M trunnion and seat-supported modular ball valves are certified for use in applications up to and including SIL 3 in single-valve configurations in accordance with IEC 61508, Type A.

  • Axium perforated-sheet filters prevent blockages download

    Axium Process |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Henkel Ireland has selected a substantial number of Econ-Screen perforated-sheet filters from Axium Process to remove agglomerated lumps of material from adhesives and prevent blockages.

  • Chocolate manufacturer picks Duplex filter system download

    Axium Process |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut has selected a specially developed stainless steel Pure-Screen duplex filter system and frame from Axium Process to ensure a consistently filtered product.

  • Mesh filter screen suitable for CIP/SIP operations download

    Axium Process |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Axium Process has introduced a 316L stainless steel sintered mesh filter screen that is ideally suited for fine particulate applications in the water, pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries.

  • Burkert supplies Atex devices for Fuelmatic system

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems is providing a complete package of Atex-rated valves, flow sensors, level switches, positioner systems and conductivity and flowmeters for Green Fuels’ Fuelmatic system.

  • Metso unveils Hart-version safety valve controller

    Metso Automation |Thu, 17 Jun 2010

    Metso has launched the Hart version of its Neles Valvguard VG9000 safety valve controller, suitable for both emergency shutdown and emergency venting valves.

  • Aseptic control valves for high-purity processes

    Samson Controls |Tue, 15 Jun 2010

    Samson Controls offers a range of valves that are self-draining and incorporate cavity-free internals to help promote effective CIP and SIP for food processing and pharmaceutical applications.

  • Skimmer material aids oil recovery in Mexico

    Abanaki |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Abanaki has reported that its Fuzzy2 oil skimmer material has been at work on the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico for 38 days and is recovering up to 385gal/min of oil from the water's surface.

  • Porvair shows aerospace developments at FIA 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group will display its latest developments for the aerospace industry at the Farnborough International Airshow 2010 (FIA 2010).

  • Hi-line offers energy-efficient cartridge filters

    Hi-Line Industries |Wed, 9 Jun 2010

    The Filtersoft range of cartridge filters from Hi-line is ideal for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, pulp, paper, chemical, semiconductor, automotive and general industrial and processing applications.

  • Porvair brochure details separation technology

    Porvair Filtration Group |Wed, 2 Jun 2010

    Porvair Filtration Group has announced a 12-page brochure that outlines its filtration and separation technologies for the nuclear industry.

  • Hydraulic-pressure intensifiers for power packs

    JBJ Techniques |Mon, 24 May 2010

    JBJ's hydraulic-pressure intensifiers are suitable for applications where space is limited, such as in power packs, or where a low-pressure hydraulic supply is present, such as in aerial lifts.

  • Filters remove dry dust generated by welding

    Filtermist |Thu, 20 May 2010

    At Mach 2010, Filtermist will show the Absolent TSF dust filter, which has been designed for the removal of dry dust generated in welding, grinding, polishing, laser and plasma-cutting operations.

  • Low-power solenoid valve targets critical apps

    Asco Numatics |Wed, 19 May 2010

    Asco Numatics has introduced a low-power version of its Series 327 Ex d solenoid valve for critical applications in the chemical, petrochemical and oil and gas industries.

  • Eaton introduces relief valves for safety circuits

    Eaton |Tue, 18 May 2010

    Eaton has introduced a range of Vickers direct-acting, poppet-style relief valves, suitable for safety circuits and industrial applications that typically have high duty cycles.

  • Electrical/pneumatic system used for gas sampling

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 13 May 2010

    Burkert’s ex-proof Airline Ex 8650 system, working in conjunction with modules from the intrinsically safe Siemens Simatic ET 200iSPTM system, has been used in a North Sea project for Jiskoot.

  • Manifold enables vacuum-separation monitoring

    Porvair Sciences |Thu, 13 May 2010

    Available from Porvair, the Acrylic Manifold has been designed to be compatible with all ANSI/SBS standard-compliant solid-phase extraction, filtration, protein-precipitation and collection plates.

  • Abanaki oil skimmers suit mining environment

    Abanaki |Wed, 12 May 2010

    Abanaki has announced a range of oil skimmers to solve the cleaning problems the mining industry faces.

  • Pressure relief valves are Nace compliant

    Lee Products |Wed, 12 May 2010

    Lee Company's 0.281in diameter pressure relief valves are made with materials specifically chosen for optimal performance in harsh-duty applications, such as those in the oil tool industry.

  • Valve terminal for medium-to-large machine control

    Festo |Mon, 10 May 2010

    Festo's VTSA pneumatic valve terminal can now accommodate 55mm ISO size 2 valves, as well as 18mm, 26mm and 42mm valves, making it suitable for medium-to-large machine control applications.

  • ARI hand valve is ideal for HVAC applications download

    ARI Armaturen |Thu, 6 May 2010

    The Euro-Wedi from ARI-Armaturen is a high-performance hand valve specifically designed for the isolation and control of fluids up to 130C, making it ideal for HVAC applications.

  • ARI hand valve is ideal for HVAC applications download

    ARI Armaturen |Thu, 6 May 2010

    The Euro-Wedi from ARI-Armaturen is a high-performance hand valve specifically designed for the isolation and control of fluids up to 130C, making it ideal for HVAC applications.

  • Control valves simplify hydraulic operations

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 6 May 2010

    Parker Hannifin has launched a series of proportional directional control valves featuring integrated electronics, designed to simplify hydraulic operations.

  • Control valves help meet environmental regulations

    Metso Automation |Tue, 4 May 2010

    Metso Automation launches the Metso intelligent control valves (ICV) suitable for both general and demanding applications in hydrocarbon processing plants.

  • Digital manifold enables fast pressure measurement download

    Testo |Wed, 28 Apr 2010

    The new Testo 550 digital manifold allows users to quickly measure high and low pressure in refrigeration systems and heat pumps.

  • Aquaflow launches wedge gate valve range

    T-T Pumps |Fri, 23 Apr 2010

    Aquaflow has introduced a range of full-bore metal seat wedge gate valves into its valve portfolio, available from T-T Pumps.

  • ARI-Armaturen enhances customer support services

    ARI Armaturen |Fri, 23 Apr 2010

    To support its wide range of specialist valves used for isolating, controlling and steam trapping, ARI-Armaturen has launched various initiatives to assist and educate customers.

  • Parker releases High Flow Namur solenoid valve

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 22 Apr 2010

    Parker Fluid Control Division's High Flow direct mount Namur solenoid valve is suitable for general-purpose valve-actuator applications.

  • DBB valve features both block and bleed parts

    Hy-Lok |Tue, 20 Apr 2010

    Hy-Lok USA has added customisable double block and bleed valves to its product line.

  • Parker launches remote-action duplex filter

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 16 Apr 2010

    Parker Hannifin has developed a duplex filter system for use in a wide range of industrial applications, designed to improve both safety and filtration performance.

  • Metal filters reduce helicopter maintenance costs

    Porvair Filtration Group |Mon, 12 Apr 2010

    Sinterflo F metal filters from Porvair Filtration have been selected by the US Army for installation across a fleet of AH-64 (Apache) and UH-60 (Blackhawk) helicopters.

  • Minnesota Rubber produces moulded water valve

    Minnesota Rubber and Plastics |Wed, 7 Apr 2010

    Minnesota Rubber and Plastics has provided a moulded valve with precise internal flow paths for the redesign of a machined brass water control valve.

  • Victrex Peek polymer chosen for beverage bottling

    Victrex Europe |Mon, 5 Apr 2010

    Solidur has selected Victrex Peek polymer to replace stainless-steel filling valves in beverage-bottling machines and the housings responsible for placing the threaded cap on each bottle.

  • Valve retracting tool increases operator safety

    PCL |Thu, 25 Mar 2010

    PCL's new retracting tool can help operators eliminate the risk of injury from 'flying valve cores'.

  • Arc flow controls aid flood-prevention scheme

    Arc Energy Resources |Wed, 24 Mar 2010

    Arc Energy Resources has supplied the world's largest vortex flow control unit as part of a contract to produce five Hydro-Brake Flow Control units for the White Cart Water Flood Prevention Scheme.

  • Lee Products develops its smallest check valve

    Lee Products |Tue, 23 Mar 2010

    Lee Products has brought out the miniature 093 check valve, which is all stainless steel and features a side exit.

  • Wedge Gate Valves suit isolated or buried duty

    T-T Pumps |Fri, 19 Mar 2010

    Aquaflow has introduced a range of full-bore metal-seat Wedge Gate Valves that are available from DN80 to DN300, meet BS5163:2004 and are suitable for isolated or buried duty.

  • Festo jet valves provide 1ms switching time

    Festo |Tue, 16 Mar 2010

    Festo has launched a series of jet valves providing switching times of less than 1ms - an order of magnitude said to be faster than standard pneumatic solenoid valves.

  • Brochure describes Fisher cavitation control

    Emerson Process Management |Mon, 15 Mar 2010

    Emerson Process Management has published a brochure that describes Fisher cavitation control for dirty service applications.

  • Oil skimmers remove hydrocarbons from groundwater

    Abanaki |Thu, 11 Mar 2010

    Abanaki has announced that it is offering oil skimmers to remove hydrocarbons from groundwater at low cost.

  • Oyster valve provides positive shutoff

    Thermal Energy |Thu, 11 Mar 2010

    Gem has launched the Gem Oyster piston-type isolation/stop valve to overcome the difficulties associated with replacing conventional valves or the reconditioning of valve seats on larger sizes.

  • Asco miniature solenoid valve offers longer life

    Asco Numatics |Thu, 4 Mar 2010

    Asco Numatics has introduced the Asco 411 Series miniature solenoid valve that is said to offer up to twice the life of competing products plus higher flow-rate performance.

  • Burkert offers Type 6650 miniature solenoid valve

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 25 Feb 2010

    Burkert’s Type 6650 3/2 isolation valve uses ’Flipper Technology’ to set a new benchmark for miniature solenoid valves employed in clinical, life-science, analytical and fluid-handling equipment.

  • Petropuck completely removes traces of oil

    Abanaki |Thu, 25 Feb 2010

    The Petropuck from Abanaki practically eliminates remaining traces of oil when used in the correct environment.

  • Abanaki offers Li'l Blue compact oil remover

    Abanaki |Wed, 24 Feb 2010

    The compact Li'l Blue from Abanaki removes unwanted oil in coolants and parts washers.

  • Emerson launches tool for harsh atmospheres

    Emerson Process Management |Wed, 24 Feb 2010

    Emerson Process Management has expanded its Fieldvue instrument product line with the DVC6200 Series digital valve controller, featuring linkage-less, non-contact feedback technology.

  • Tote-It removes 12 gallons of oil per hour

    Abanaki |Wed, 24 Feb 2010

    The portable Tote-It removes oil from water in any application where 115V AC, 60Hz power is available.

  • Leengate expands and updates valve portfolio

    BOC |Tue, 23 Feb 2010

    Leengate Valves, part of BOC, has expanded and updated its range of valves to meet the latest industry requirements.

  • Mighty Mini SST removes oil from coolants

    Abanaki |Mon, 22 Feb 2010

    The Abanaki Mighty Mini SST can remove one to two gallons of medium-weight oil per hour (depending on belt selection).

  • Abanaki Model 4 Grabber removes oil from water

    Abanaki |Fri, 19 Feb 2010

    The Abanaki Model 4 Oil Grabber provides an effective means of removing oil from water and water-based solutions.

  • Model MB reduces oil content in water

    Abanaki |Fri, 19 Feb 2010

    The Abanaki Model MB Oil Grabber provides an effective means of removing oil from water and water-based solutions.

  • Valves provides automatic shutoff in tanks

    L and J Technologies |Thu, 18 Feb 2010

    Shand and Jurs has announced its 96330 Internal Safety Shutoff and Operating Valve, said to provide automatic, foolproof, quick-acting shutoff of product flow in tanks and manifold lines.

  • Petroxtractor skims oil from remote water surfaces

    Abanaki |Wed, 17 Feb 2010

    Abanaki's Petroxtractor provides a dependable and cost-effective method of removing oil, fuel and other floating hydrocarbons from water surfaces with limited access.

  • Oil Grabber reduces oil content in water to 5ppm

    Abanaki |Tue, 16 Feb 2010

    The Abanaki Model 8 Oil Grabber effectively removes oil from water and water-based solutions.

  • Linatex PPV valves suit dry-powder transfer

    Linatex |Thu, 11 Feb 2010

    Linatex has supplied its PPV 1PS 40mm valves to a global hand-soap manufacturer using standard Linatex Sleeves.

  • Emerson expands Fisher control-valve offering

    Emerson Process Management |Mon, 8 Feb 2010

    Emerson Process Management has expanded its line of Fisher dirty service control-valve solutions to include the Notchflo DST valve and Fisher DST control valve trim.

  • Rotork actuators for sewage-treatment plant

    Rotork |Mon, 8 Feb 2010

    Profibus network-enabled Rotork IQT intelligent electric actuators have been installed to operate butterfly and plug valves on new pipework at a sewage membrane treatment plant.

  • Fillordrain fluid-handler resists contamination

    JLM Systems |Wed, 3 Feb 2010

    The Oilmiser Fillordrain standardises fluid-handling procedures at the beginning of the contamination cycle.

  • Linatex valves have wear-resistant rubber lining

    Linatex |Wed, 27 Jan 2010

    Linatex has introduced its newly designed and re-engineered valve product range, which combines custom engineering with the abrasion resistance of Linatex rubber.

  • Linatex valves withstand hard-rock mining

    Linatex |Wed, 27 Jan 2010

    Hard-rock-mining operations are realising unprecedented wear life with Linatex valve products, which are said to combine custom engineering with superior abrasion resistance.

  • Asco Numatics launches low-power Ex d pilot valve

    Asco Numatics |Tue, 12 Jan 2010

    Asco Numatics has introduced the (WS)LPKF low-power pilot with Ex d certification for the compact 551-, 552- and 553-series pilot valves.

  • Asco Numatics launches low-power Ex d pilot valve

    Asco Numatics |Mon, 11 Jan 2010

    Asco Numatics has introduced the (WS)LPKF low-power pilot with Ex d certification for the compact 551-, 552- and 553-series pilot valves.

  • Cross filtration restores HVAC performance

    Cross Manufacturing |Mon, 21 Dec 2009

    Cross Zero Gravity filter technology can be used to maintain HVAC circuits in as-new condition throughout years of operation.

  • WRAS approves Aquaflow Wedge Gate Valves

    T-T Pumps |Mon, 21 Dec 2009

    Aquaflow Valves has announced its Wedge Gate Valve range for potable water applications has been approved by the Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS).

  • Aro-Flo products clean air for pneumatic-tool use

    Ingersoll-Rand |Thu, 10 Dec 2009

    Ingersoll Rand is releasing an expanded and improved Aro-Flo series of filters, regulators and lubricators to clean and lubricate air for use with pneumatic tools.

  • Cylinder reduces leakage during cap replacement

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 10 Dec 2009

    To reduce the leakage that occurs when electrode caps are replaced on modular cooling systems, Burkert offers the Masterjet relief cylinder.

  • Parker provides filtration for marine applications

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 10 Dec 2009

    Parker Hannifin has launched a duplex filter for the effective filtration of fuel, lubrication and hydraulic fluid systems in marine applications.

  • Asco isolation valves handle higher pressures

    Asco Numatics |Wed, 9 Dec 2009

    Asco Numatics has expanded its Series 067 range of rocker isolation valves with the introduction of higher pressure ratings and larger nominal diameters.

  • Asco expands Rocker Isolation Valves

    Asco Numatics |Tue, 8 Dec 2009

    Asco Numatics has expanded its Series 067 range of Rocker Isolation Valves with the introduction of higher pressure ratings and larger nominal diameters.

  • Flowserve cartridge valves for nuclear plant

    Flowserve |Fri, 4 Dec 2009

    Flowserve Flow Control has supplied 16 Worcester F911 cartridge valves for a medium active salt-free evaporator (MASFE) installation at the Thorp nuclear reprocessing plant in the north west.

  • Stevi AS Y-pattern process valve has tight shutoff download

    ARI Armaturen |Wed, 2 Dec 2009

    The Stevi AS Y-pattern process valve from ARI-Armaturen delivers high power and tight shutoff for up to 1,000,000 strokes.

  • Stevi AS Y-pattern process valve has tight shutoff download

    ARI Armaturen |Tue, 1 Dec 2009

    The Stevi AS Y-pattern process valve from ARI-Armaturen delivers high power and tight shutoff for up to 1,000,000 strokes.

  • Jet Edge valve allows independent pressure control

    Jet Edge |Mon, 30 Nov 2009

    Jet Edge's Dual Pressure Valve increases waterjet cutting productivity by allowing waterjet operators to control water pressure independent of the waterjet pump.

  • Flexlevel Switch detects hazardous liquid levels

    Baumer |Thu, 26 Nov 2009

    Baumer has introduced the Flexlevel Switch 4401 in various ATEX versions, for liquid presence detection.

  • Isolation valve bodies feature inert materials

    Gems Sensors and Controls |Thu, 26 Nov 2009

    Gems Sensors and Controls has announced its K Series of inert isolation solenoid valves.

  • Isolation valve bodies feature inert materials

    Gems Sensors and Controls |Thu, 26 Nov 2009

    Gems Sensors and Controls has announced its K Series of inert isolation solenoid valves.

  • Sidecontrols add flexibility to process control

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 25 Nov 2009

    Burkert’s 8792/8793 Sidecontrol positioners/process controllers are designed for flexible mounting onto linear and rotary actuators.

  • SKF dryer removes contaminants from air and water

    SKF |Wed, 25 Nov 2009

    SKF has developed a three-in-one dryer system that removes oil, contaminants and water from compressed air.

  • STF return filters ideal for marine applications

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 25 Nov 2009

    Parker Hannifin has launched the STF series of tank-top mounted return filters, which combine effective filtration with a cast steel filter head assembly.

  • James Walker designs advanced seat material

    James Walker and Co |Thu, 19 Nov 2009

    Working closely with valve manufacturers, James Walker Devol has developed Devlon V-API as a superior seat material that would overcome the individual shortcomings of all the other material grades.

  • ARI launches engineering products and initiatives

    ARI Armaturen |Tue, 17 Nov 2009

    ARI-Armaturen is offering a range of products as well as initiatives designed to assist, inform and educate customers.

  • Parker Hannifin develops half-inch needle valve

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 5 Nov 2009

    A half-inch bore instrumentation needle valve from Parker Hannifin allows plant engineers to improve reliability in process and instrumentation applications involving viscous and contaminated media.

  • Cross introduces pneumatic backwashing filter

    Cross Manufacturing |Tue, 27 Oct 2009

    The Phoenix Type P in-line automatic backwashing water filter from Cross Manufacturing introduces a pneumatically actuated filter to complement its existing electrically actuated versions.

  • Sturman converts engine to run on natural gas

    Sturman Industries |Tue, 27 Oct 2009

    Sturman Industries has begun an attempt to convert a diesel truck engine so it runs on natural gas, enabled by Sturman Digital Hydraulic air controls.

  • RM2 rotor monitor eliminates nuisance tripping

    Rota Val |Mon, 19 Oct 2009

    Rota Val has developed the Rotasafe RM2 rotor monitor to eliminate the problem of nuisance tripping.

  • RM2 rotor monitor eliminates nuisance tripping

    Rota Val |Mon, 19 Oct 2009

    Rota Val has developed the Rotasafe RM2 valve rotor monitor which can eliminate the nuisance of some false trips.

  • Robolux system selected for asthma inhaler project download

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 19 Oct 2009

    Burkert has installed a Robolux valve system on a machine that fills asthma inhaler cartridges for a pharmaceutical company.

  • Burkert improves flipper valve internal design

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 6 Oct 2009

    Burkert has released its second generation of miniature flipper valve, an addition to the Burkert Microfluidic range of products for analytical, medical and biotechnical applications.

  • HS Pipequipment announces Valbart ball valves

    HS Pipequipment |Mon, 5 Oct 2009

    HS Pipequipment has announced the arrival of GBP1m of Valbart SRL trunnion-mounted ball valves into stock.

  • H.S.Pipequipment to distribute Hobbs valves

    HS Pipequipment |Sat, 3 Oct 2009

    In Scotland, HS Pipequipment Aberdeen has become one of the primary distribution companies for the Hobbs Valve product range.

  • Emerson releases Fisher 8580 rotary valve

    Emerson Process Management |Fri, 2 Oct 2009

    Emerson Process Management has announced the release of the Fisher 8580 rotary valve that is designed to deliver rugged reliability and high cycle life to increase plant availability.

  • Eriks partners Moog for servo valve repair service

    Eriks |Mon, 28 Sep 2009

    The service and logistical capability of Eriks has combined with Moog to provide a fast-response servo valve repair service with original manufacturer expertise.

  • BNZ oil-water cooler has extended cooling surface

    JBJ Techniques |Mon, 21 Sep 2009

    The BNZ series oil-water cooler from JBJ Techniques features aluminium fins and a rigid tube stack.

  • Piston-type valve prevents steam leakage

    Thermal Energy |Wed, 2 Sep 2009

    GEM has launched the Oyster piston-type isolation/stop valve to overcome the difficulties associated with the replacement of conventional valves or the reconditioning of valve seats on larger sizes.

  • Burkert technology enables virtual scalpel

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 27 Aug 2009

    Burkert’s CMOSens mass-flow controller technology (MFC) has enabled Plasma Surgical to develop Plasmajet, a plasma surgery system for surgical cutting and coagulation.

  • Safebloc DBB3 simplifies steam-system upgrades

    Spirax Sarco |Thu, 27 Aug 2009

    The Spirax Safebloc Double Block and Bleed (DBB3) Valve allows steam and fluid systems to be upgraded quickly and easily to safer and more cost-effective maintenance procedures.

  • Aalborg introduces corrosion-proof needle valves

    Aalborg |Fri, 7 Aug 2009

    Aalborg has announced the release of its VT6 6mm orifice PTFE Needle Valves for corrosive liquids and gases.

  • Faba bellows-sealed valves have tight shut-off download

    ARI Armaturen |Fri, 7 Aug 2009

    ARI-Armaturen UK has launched its latest range of Faba bellows-sealed valves, featuring three versions with more than 17,000 variants.

  • Samson unveils electronic valve position monitor

    Samson Controls |Thu, 6 Aug 2009

    A self-diagnostic valve position monitor that can be used on on/off valves in all fields of application is the latest addition to the Samson Controls range of valves and accessories.

  • Flowserve orders Hardide tungsten-carbide coating

    Hardide Coatings |Thu, 23 Jul 2009

    The tungsten-carbide-based coating from Hardide Coatings has been approved for use on a new line of coated metal balls and seats and has been ordered by Flowserve Corporation.

  • Faba bellows-sealed valves have tight shut-off download

    ARI Armaturen |Tue, 14 Jul 2009

    ARI-Armaturen UK has launched its latest range of Faba bellows-sealed valves, featuring three versions with more than 17,000 variants.

  • Micromag improves filtration efficiency

    Magnetic Products |Mon, 13 Jul 2009

    Magnetic Products (MPI), a provider of magnetic and non-magnetic material-handling solutions, is offering the Micromag.

  • Dupont provides Zytel resins for DRCV component

    Dupont |Wed, 8 Jul 2009

    The digital rotary control valve (DRCV), developed by Tom Hollis of Mileagematrix and manufactured by the Minco Group, relies on Dupont Zytel HTN PPA resins for the valve body, tube and diverter.

  • Atex cabinet features electrics and pneumatics

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 7 Jul 2009

    Burkert has combined its Airline Ex 8650 system with modules from Siemens’ Simatic ET 200iSP system.

  • Festo solutions aid Guernsey water treatment plant

    Festo |Wed, 24 Jun 2009

    Guernsey Water has adopted various valve solutions recommended by Festo at one of the island's water treatment plants to improve the supply of drinking water to about 24,000 households and businesses.

  • Pump Engineering offers aseptic control valve

    Pump Engineering |Wed, 24 Jun 2009

    A patented compact aseptic control valve suitable for use in critical areas such as bioreactors, pharmaceuticals, biologics and food processing has been added to the Badger Meter valve range.

  • Knife gate valves suitable for abrasive slurries

    Flowrox |Thu, 18 Jun 2009

    Larox Flowsys has launched a series of heavy duty knife gate valves to supplement the pinch valve family.

  • Larox offers heavy-duty knife gate valves

    Flowrox |Thu, 18 Jun 2009

    Larox Flowsys has launched a series of valves to supplement the pinch valve family.

  • Sintered mesh filter screen added to range download

    Axium Process |Thu, 18 Jun 2009

    Axium Process has introduced a 316L stainless-steel sintered mesh filter screen to complement its range of wedge-wire and perforated-sheet filters.

  • IQ actuators control barrage butterfly valves

    Rotork |Wed, 17 Jun 2009

    Rotork actuators are being used at the Cardiff Bay Barrage, an environmental protection mechanism designed to regulate the freshwater level in Cardiff Bay and prevent the ingress of seawater.

  • Samson booster has bypass restriction

    Samson Controls |Wed, 17 Jun 2009

    Samson Controls has launched a new booster that eliminates the time-consuming trial and error procedures often required for fine-tuning control valves.

  • Honeywell valves reduce water waste

    Honeywell Water Controls |Tue, 16 Jun 2009

    Honeywell is offering a range of pressure-reducing valves that can reduce water consumption in domestic, commercial and industrial premises.

  • Proportional valve saves space, weight and power

    Lee Products |Thu, 11 Jun 2009

    Lee Products has introduced a miniature proportional valve that helps designers to make smaller, lighter and more energy-efficient products.

  • L-O-X combines filter, regulator and lockout valve

    Ross Controls |Tue, 9 Jun 2009

    Ross Controls has introduced the Modular L-O-X valve air-entry combination.

  • Bespoke solution for Qatar offshore platform

    Furmanite |Mon, 1 Jun 2009

    Furmanite has recently completed a project to replace the upper sections of three risers and emergency shutdown (ESD) valves on an offshore platform off Qatar.

  • Burkert valve control heads eliminate air bleed

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 1 Jun 2009

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has developed three ranges of valve control heads for use in the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries.

  • Eaton adds three valve families to Vickers range

    Eaton - Fluid Power Group |Fri, 29 May 2009

    Eaton Corporation has added three families of valves in the ISO-10 and ISO-08 size ranges to its Vickers product line.

  • Italian buses use fuel filtration trolleys

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 15 May 2009

    Portable fuel filtration trolleys, developed and manufactured by the Racor Division of Parker Hannifin, are being used by Italian bus operators to extend the life of diesel engine filtration systems.

  • SMC develops power-saving solenoid valves

    SMC Pneumatics |Fri, 15 May 2009

    SMC Pneumatics has launched its latest solenoid valves based on the company's Series VX valves, but with the addition of some power-saving features.

  • SMC Pneumatics unveils Series VXE solenoid valves

    SMC Pneumatics |Thu, 14 May 2009

    SMC Pneumatics has launched the Series VXE: a new generation of zero-differential-pressure-, pilot- and direct-operated two-port solenoid valves.

  • Swagelok FKB ball-valve seals to 15,000psig

    Swagelok |Tue, 12 May 2009

    Swagelok has released the FKB series medium-pressure ball-valve, which provides a leak-tight seal for applications up to 15,000psig (1034 bar).

  • Solenoid valves have increased pressure ratings

    Asco Valve |Wed, 6 May 2009

    Asco Valve has introduced its 8262/8263 series two-way direct-acting solenoid valves with increased AC and DC pressure ratings and real-time online configurator and ordering.

  • Imerys utilises Flowserve valves and actuators

    Flowserve |Tue, 5 May 2009

    Imerys Pigments for Paper has utilised a Flowserve modified ball valve and actuator, featuring Flowserve Worcester A44 series valves and Norbro actuators, in its production processes.

  • Wood orders 16 McCrometer V-Cone flowmeters

    Able Instruments and Controls |Tue, 5 May 2009

    Able has announced that it has supplied its McCrometer V-Cone flowmeters for one of Wood Group's North African projects.

  • Flowserve supplies control assembly for tube press

    Flowserve |Sat, 2 May 2009

    Flowserve has delivered valve solutions and a complete controls assembly as part of a major operational restructure at Imerys Pigments for Paper.

  • Basic and inline ejectors have no moving parts

    Camozzi Pneumatics |Fri, 24 Apr 2009

    Camozzi Pneumatics has expanded its portfolio of fluid-power solutions with the introduction of several new vacuum ranges.

  • Garlock develops Style 212-ULE packing for leaks

    Garlock Sealing Technologies |Fri, 24 Apr 2009

    Garlock Sealing Technologies has created an ultra-low-emission, high-temperature, valve-stem spool packing to simplify leak detection and repair in the hydrocarbon- and chemical-processing industries.

  • Valve Automation Centre offers 24hr turnaround

    Tomoe Valve |Thu, 23 Apr 2009

    Tomoe Valve has expanded its production facility at Newport, south Wales, to incorporate a Valve Automation Centre offering a 24-hour turnaround of stock item valves and actuators.

  • Midland-ACS develops 70-series solenoid valve

    Petrotech Enterprises |Mon, 20 Apr 2009

    Midland-ACS, a UK-based manufacturer, has engineered the 70-series solenoid valve, which is now available from Petrotech Enterprises.

  • Air shut-off valves protect LNG terminal

    Chalwyn |Wed, 15 Apr 2009

    Chalwyn air shut-off valves and exhaust spark arrestors have been fitted on the maintenance vehicles working at the new Milford Haven South Hook LNG (liquefied natural gas) terminal.

  • HSP stocks Maxseal valves and ancillaries

    HS Pipequipment |Mon, 13 Apr 2009

    HS Pipequipment (HSP), a valve stockist and distributor to the oil, gas and petrochemical sector, is the exclusive stockist in the UK for the Maxseal range of solenoid valves and ancillaries.

  • Parker Hannifin generator produces pure nitrogen

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 7 Apr 2009

    The Process Filtration Division of Parker Hannifin has launched the Nitroflow Lab: a self-contained generator that produces up to 32lpm of pure LC/MS-grade nitrogen at pressures up to 8bar.

  • Sensirion SLQ-HC60 sensor measures low flow rates

    Sensirion |Tue, 7 Apr 2009

    Sensirion AG, based in Stafa, Switzerland, has launched a flow sensor for flow rates below 100ml/min.

  • Gizmo unveils liquid-level alarm for tanks

    Gizmo Engineering |Mon, 6 Apr 2009

    Gizmo Engineering has introduced its first intrinsically safe liquid-level alarm for tanks.

  • Asco diaphragm valves reduce cleaning-cycle times

    Asco Numatics |Thu, 2 Apr 2009

    Asco Numatics has introduced a range of high quality, high performance aseptic diaphragm valves.

  • Racor filters maximise coal mine performance

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 2 Apr 2009

    Parker Hannifin has revealed that its Racor hydrocarbon filters are being used to filter more than 45 million litres of diesel each month in a Columbian opencast coal mine.

  • Tyco releases Keystone Composeal butterfly valves

    Tyco Flow Control |Thu, 2 Apr 2009

    The new Tyco Keystone Composeal butterfly valves feature a composite body and disk-shaft assembly.

  • Corzan valves resist hot corrosive environments

    Plast-O-Matic Valves |Mon, 30 Mar 2009

    Plast-O-Matic Valves has introduced the Corzan CPVC Solenoid Valves to meet the demands of higher temperatures in corrosive applications.

  • Saudi olefin project orders Fisher digital valves

    Emerson Process Management |Mon, 30 Mar 2009

    Emerson has been awarded an order for the installation of Fisher control valves at the Saudi Kayan petrochemical complex in Al-Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia.

  • Furmaseal clamp acts as contingency for pipeline

    Furmanite |Fri, 27 Mar 2009

    Furmanite has designed, built and delivered a high-pressure subsea self-sealing repair clamp as a contingency measure for the BP-operated Everest-to-Forties condensate pipeline in the North Sea.

  • Solenoid valve operators get IECEx certification

    Asco Numatics |Thu, 26 Mar 2009

    Asco Numatics has announced IECEx certification for a range of solenoid operators that are already ATEX compliant for use in hazardous areas.

  • Lee Products releases latest hydraulic handbook

    Lee Products |Wed, 18 Mar 2009

    Edition 11 of the Lee Technical Hydraulic Handbook is now available from miniature component specialist Lee Products.

  • PVQ valve provides smooth and precise flow rates

    SMC Pneumatics |Mon, 16 Mar 2009

    SMC has released the PVQ Proportional Solenoid Valve, which can be used for a range of applications including vacuum 0.1Pa.abs.

  • Tomoe introduces DTM valve

    Tomoe Valve |Mon, 16 Mar 2009

    Tomoe Valve, a manufacturer of valves and process control systems, has introduced a rotary control butterfly valve that provides accurate control and low noise levels, even at high velocities.

  • SMX nozzle check valve protects from reverse flow

    SMX International |Fri, 13 Mar 2009

    SMX International has launched a non-slam nozzle check valve designed to provide protection for pumps, compressors and other plant components from destructive return flow and hammer.

  • Control-Disk valve improves throttling performance

    Emerson Process Management |Mon, 9 Mar 2009

    Emerson Process Management has introduced the Fisher Control-Disk valve.

  • Micro-90 speeds up membrane cleaning

    International Products |Tue, 3 Mar 2009

    International Products Corporation's Micro-90 is used to clean industrial filter membranes.

  • Tyco fits Clarkson valves in Australian goldmine

    Tyco Flow Control |Mon, 16 Feb 2009

    Tyco Flow Control has designed and delivered a pneumatically operated cyclone distributor consisting of 18 Clarkson KGD slurry valves to a goldmine in western Australia.

  • Lee releases high-pressure air-charging valve

    Lee Products |Wed, 11 Feb 2009

    Lee Products has introduced a manually operated high-pressure air-charging valve that facilitates the charging or bleeding of a high-pressure gas system.

  • Software transforms valve asset management

    Terrington Data Management |Wed, 11 Feb 2009

    Severn Unival is using Transform PC-based data capture software from Terrington Data Management to improve the management of all UK valves and platforms operated by its clients.

  • Bestobell launches stainless steel fill manifold

    Bestobell Valves |Tue, 3 Feb 2009

    Bestobell has introduced a stainless steel manifold for cryogenic storage tanks, allowing the use of either globe or gate valves within the fill manifold.

  • Essco releases efficient load units and valves

    Essco Controls |Fri, 30 Jan 2009

    ESBE's new range of load units and load valves achieve best possible energy efficiency and environmentally friendly boiler solid fuel firing.

  • Parker adds Banjo valve to process control range

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 30 Jan 2009

    Parker Fluid Control Division has announced the release of the Banjo valve, which it said is a cost-effective solution for general purpose process control applications.

  • Plast-O-Matic unveils supply stick

    Plast-O-Matic Valves |Tue, 27 Jan 2009

    Plast-O-Matic Valves has developed a pressure-regulating supply stick that combines a number of valves, connectors and gauges into a compact, single-piece design.

  • Burkert highlights brewery process expertise

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 26 Jan 2009

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has launched a publication highlighting the company’s expertise in brewery process control.

  • Solenoid valve provides on/off water control

    Beta Valve |Mon, 26 Jan 2009

    The Micro Latching solenoid valve, manufactured by RPE SRL and available from Beta Valve, offers automatic tap designers a compact cartridge valve that provides on/off water control.

  • Valvesight predicts control-valve failure

    Flowserve |Fri, 23 Jan 2009

    Flowserve has introduced Flowserve Valvesight, an asset management solution for integrated control valves and automated quarter-turn valve packages.

  • NGT dual locking valve transforms Numatics 2012

    NGT Specialty Valves |Thu, 15 Jan 2009

    The NGT dual locking valve is designed to transform the Numatics 2012 spool valve into a bubble-tight locking valve.

  • Element provides process measurement and control

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 9 Jan 2009

    Burkert’s Element system provides a complete systems approach, linking clean line valves, sensors, positioners and valve actuators in a simple architecture to solve total loop control processes.

  • Furmanite joint checks reduce oilrig downtime

    Furmanite |Wed, 7 Jan 2009

    Furmanite has helped keep a recent shutdown on the Shell Sigma 3 Eider A platform on schedule by ensuring leak-free joints.

  • Brownell develops high-pressure purging system

    Brownell |Tue, 16 Dec 2008

    Brownell has developed a high-pressure purging system that removes moisture and reduces the humidity within tyres to a known dryness condition.

  • Burkert introduces enamel layer pH sensors

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 15 Dec 2008

    Burkert has developed a new metering principle by replacing the glass membrane on pH sensors with an enamel layer.

  • Cross recycles water for Gatwick washer vehicles

    Cross Manufacturing |Mon, 15 Dec 2008

    A water treatment package built around Cross automatic backwashing filtration has allowed recycled water to be used in multi-task sweeper washer vehicles at London Gatwick Airport.

  • Inconel 625 resists corrosion

    Oliver Valves |Mon, 15 Dec 2008

    Oliver Twinsafe Valves has manufactured its largest valves to date, using Inconel 625 overlay material, offering enhanced protection against corrosion for a platform in the Arabian Gulf.

  • Tomoe enhances 847T range of butterfly valves

    Tomoe Valve |Mon, 1 Dec 2008

    Tomoe Valve has enhanced its 847T range of chemically resistant butterfly valves as part of the company's ongoing product development programme.

  • Tomoe enhances 847T range of butterfly valves

    Tomoe Valve |Mon, 1 Dec 2008

    Tomoe Valve has enhanced its 847T range of chemically resistant butterfly valves as part of the company's ongoing product development programme.

  • Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 20 Nov 2008

  • Pakscan digital valve control goes wireless

    Rotork |Thu, 20 Nov 2008

    Rotork is extending the capabilities of the Pakscan digital control system with the addition of a wireless option.

  • Brownell has High Flow Performance Relief Valves

    Brownell |Wed, 19 Nov 2008

    Brownell has introduced a range of Ultra High Flow Performance Relief Valves with standard sizes of 25 to 200mm.

  • Brownell introduces high performance relief valves

    Brownell |Wed, 19 Nov 2008

    Brownell has introduced a range of ultra-high flow performance relief valves with standard sizes of 25mm to 200mm.

  • Cross unveils in-line automatic backwashing filter

    Cross Manufacturing |Mon, 17 Nov 2008

    Cross Manufacturing has introduced an in-line automatic backwashing filter incorporating intelligent valve actuation technologies.

  • Parker introduces Parfit hydraulic filter elements

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 12 Nov 2008

    The Filtration Division of Parker Hannifin has introduced a range of hydraulic filter elements designed to eliminate the problems of equipment downtime and failure caused by fluid contamination.

  • Millipore expands Novaseptic valve range

    Merck Millipore |Tue, 11 Nov 2008

    Millipore has released EPDM (ethylene propylene diene monomer) rubber diaphragms for three-inch Novaseptic valves.

  • Cool solution avoids shutdown of fertiliser plant

    Furmanite |Mon, 10 Nov 2008

    Sabic's Saudi Arabian Fertilizer Company (SAFCO) recently avoided shutting down two plants when Furmanite enabled a valve replacement to take place while the plant remained live.

  • Flowcon launches automatic balancing valves

    Essco Controls |Thu, 6 Nov 2008

    Flowcon (Essco Controls' UK agent) has developed a range of pressure-independent automatic balancing valves.

  • Vortex valve solves sticky problem at Cadbury

    Vortex Valves Europe |Mon, 3 Nov 2008

    Vortex has revealed how it has helped a Cadbury manufacturing site solve a problem with sticking solids-handling valves following an investigation and design solution.

  • Ultra slim and ultra quick miniature valve

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 29 Oct 2008

    Slim, fast, precise, robust, cost saving and easy to clean - this is the FSV 6650, the new member of the Burkert valve family, an ultra slim and ultra quick flipper solenoid valve.

  • Emerson expands French control valve factory

    Emerson Process Management |Mon, 27 Oct 2008

    Emerson Process Management has expanded the manufacturing capabilities of its control valve factory in Cernay in the Alsace region of France, which has doubled its output in the past three years.

  • Pump Engineering presents barstock valve

    Pump Engineering |Wed, 22 Oct 2008

    Pump Engineering has developed the Badger RC250 barstock valve, for process applications requiring control valves that can withstand highly corrosive media.

  • Lee Products unveils mount system

    Lee Products |Thu, 18 Sep 2008

    Lee Products has extended its range of miniature components with an injection manifold mount system that enables the precise injection of a fluid into a flow stream.

  • Rotork launches electric actuator

    Rotork |Fri, 22 Aug 2008

    Rotork has launched an electric valve actuator for the operation of process control valves.

  • Ultra slim and ultra quick miniature valve

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 13 Aug 2008

    Slim, fast, precise, robust, cost saving and easy to clean - this is the FSV 6650, the new member of the Burkert valve family, an ultra slim and ultra quick flipper solenoid valve

  • Robolux valves cut system valve requirements download

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 30 Jul 2008

    Burkert's Robolux valves reduce by a half - or more - the number of valves, diaphragms, pipe fittings and welds required in hygienic processing solutions such as filtration and water purification.

  • Parker introduces new cartridge valve

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 24 Jul 2008

    Adding to the Skinner and Gold Ring lines of solenoid valves and the Sinclair Collins line of process control valves, Parker Fluid Controls now offers a new line of manifold mount cartridge valves

  • For liquid gases, Samson valves are in control

    Samson Controls |Wed, 23 Jul 2008

    Valve specialists Samson Controls are making an important contribution in helping Air Products achieve the highest levels of control when temperatures are at their lowest

  • Solenoid valves handle liquids and gases

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 23 Jul 2008

    Supplied with either G 1/4 or G 3/8 ports, the Type 6240 has a 6mm orifice, delivering flow of 0.6m3/h at pressures up to 16bar.

  • Emerson acquires TopWorx valve controllers

    Emerson Process Management |Tue, 8 Jul 2008

    TopWorx is to become part of Emerson Process Management, expanding their valve instrument offering and extending the reach of PlantWeb digital plant architecture to on/off valves

  • Filters are made for commercial diesel engines

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 1 Jul 2008

    Publication provides detailed information on the latest generation of filtration products and makes it simple to specify the right components for any commercial application.

  • Miniature relief valve ensures zero leakage

    Lee Products |Tue, 1 Jul 2008

    The new Lee 281 miniature relief valve is ideally suited for thermal relief and low flow hydraulic pressure relief applications, where zero leakage is essential

  • Relief valve avoids leakage

    Lee Products |Tue, 1 Jul 2008

    The Lee 281 zero leak relief valve is designed for applications such as aircraft cowl door mechanisms, where it will prevent the leakage of oil onto a runway when operating at normal system pressure.

  • Solenoid valves handle diverse environments

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 24 Jun 2008

    The Type 6027 is a direct-acting (2/2 and 3/2 NO and NC) range of solenoid valves for shut-off, dosing, filling and ventilating tasks as well as vacuum applications.

  • Filters suit large diesel engines

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 18 Jun 2008

    The DFF40 is suitable for use as a fuel filter for diesel engines up to 10MW or as a lubricating filter for gearboxes and propulsion systems.

  • Valves meet IEC 61508 standards

    Emerson Process Management - Fisher Valves |Mon, 9 Jun 2008

    Emerson Process Management's SIL 3 certification of several ranges of its Fisher valves to IEC 61508 standards eliminates the need for a prior use methodology.

  • Ph measuring system simplifies installation

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 30 May 2008

    The Burkert 8201 pH measuring system's enamelled stainless steel finish provides nonstick performance for maximised hygiene while pH values are measured.

  • Modular Mini range of GP solenoid valves

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 28 May 2008

    The new Burkert Type 6027 modular range of general purpose solenoid valves is designed for use with vacuum, neutral gases, fluids (compressed air, water, oil) and slightly aggressive media, to 16bar

  • Gas purging system simplifies humidity control

    Brownell |Tue, 27 May 2008

    Brownell dry gas purging safeguards products ranging from electronics, switchgear and workstations to storage containers, underwater equipment and double glazing cavities.

  • Servo-assisted solenoid valve for universal use

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 27 May 2008

    The new Burkert type 6240 valve is an extremely compact, servo-assisted solenoid valve for universal use with neutral gases and liquids such as compressed air, water, hydraulic oil and steam

  • Valves offer relief from pressure differentials

    Brownell |Wed, 21 May 2008

    Ideal for applications where a negative pressure of just a few millibars could result in permanent damage.

  • New 20K ball and needle valves

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 19 May 2008

    Parker Instrumentation has launched NACE-compliant ball and needle instrumentation valves optimised for high pressure hydraulics and fluid control applications operating at up to 20,000 PSI/1379 bar

  • Check valve suits harsh environments

    Lee Products |Thu, 15 May 2008

    The Lee 440C check valve is made of corrosion-resistant stainless steel and features a durable poppet and seat to ensure longer cycle life and increased resistance to damage from contamination.

  • Filter pump chosen for performance power boat

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 15 May 2008

    Parker's MAXMP 75000 marine turbine series filter pump will ensure that the Garmin Racing powerboat is able to achieve optimum performance.

  • Miniature check valve for harsh duty applications

    Lee Products |Thu, 15 May 2008

    A Lo-Lohm check valve which is specifically designed to provide optimal performance in harsh duty service in oil tool applications, is a new addition to the range of Lee Products miniature components

  • Filters and kits boost engine performance

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 8 May 2008

    The CCV12000 filter allows for up to a 25% increase in flow capacity over the existing CCV8000 filter, making the unit more efficient at removing harmful crankcase emissions.

  • Valves cut energy waste

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Sat, 3 May 2008

    Burkert's type 1066 valve control heads provide a decentralised method of opening and closing of process valves automatically, eliminating the need for the wasteful venting of control air.

  • Breathers take the pressure out of enclosures

    Brownell |Wed, 23 Apr 2008

    Miniature immersion-proof breathers allow equipment to breath but prevent water and dust ingress in corrosive and hostile conditions.

  • Low-maintenance actuators to control Aussie water

    Rotork |Thu, 27 Mar 2008

    Australian valvemaker John Valves has been awarded one of the largest contracts for the Northern Pipeline Interconnector, and is using Rotork actuators on 14 valves.

  • Filter keeps "green" boat running

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 13 Mar 2008

    Earthrace features a 10 micron Racor 751000MAX10 fuel filter and a secondary 2 micron fuel filter on each of its two engines.

  • UK workshop-based repairs of Fisher valves

    Emerson Process Management |Fri, 7 Mar 2008

    Emerson Process Management has certified Kings Control Services as an approved repairer of Fisher valve products for workshop-based repairs in the UK

  • CV-COS electro-pneumatic steam control valve

    TLV |Wed, 27 Feb 2008

    TLV are pleased to announce the general availability of the newly developed TLV CV-COS electro-pneumatic control valve, for steam applications

  • Flexible control system cuts standardisation costs

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 26 Feb 2008

    8644 provides users with a remote field I/O network which is compact, reliable and not exclusive to any specific communication protocol.

  • Transformer breathers avoid desiccant replacement

    Brownell |Tue, 29 Jan 2008

    Desiccant self-regeneration is accomplished using the transformer's natural and environmental thermal cycle.

  • Humidity adsorbers are electric protection

    Brownell |Wed, 23 Jan 2008

    Brownell panel mounted humidity adsorbers are blue when dry and turn pink when the maximum amount of moisture has been adsorbed.

  • Catalogue covers fluid control needs

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 21 Jan 2008

    The catalogue includes Burkert's eControl 8611, the first modular control system designed for seamless integration into multiple closed-loop cooling systems.

  • Screens protect against fluid contamination

    Lee Products |Wed, 16 Jan 2008

    Lee Products has released range of Industrial Microhydraulic (IMH) cartridge screens which provide a low-cost, yet effective 'last-chance' filtration barrier.

  • Valves handle a high pressure drop in tough media

    Pump Engineering |Wed, 19 Dec 2007

    Certain process applications place tough demands on control valves, where despite high pressures and aggressive chemicals, operational requirements demand a consistent, reliable performance

  • Control valves answer tough demands

    Pump Engineering |Tue, 18 Dec 2007

    Control valves manufactured by Badger Valves are ideally suited for control of medium- and low-flow applications.

  • Micro inert valve needs less space and power

    Lee Products |Thu, 13 Dec 2007

    Smaller components help designers and manufacturers to meet the challenges of producing ever smaller, more compact systems and this is particularly important for valve systems in portable instruments

  • Micro-inert valve maximises limited space download

    Lee Products |Thu, 13 Dec 2007

    Smaller valve facilitates higher packing density, enabling more valves to be positioned in the same area, resulting in smaller manifolds and therefore a smaller footprint.

  • Valve trains for internal combustion engines guide

    Schaeffler |Fri, 7 Dec 2007

    Schaeffler UK has just published a FREE reference guide to the development, manufacture and application of the latest valve train systems for internal combustion engines

  • Valves for the challenge of hydrocarbon processing

    Samson Controls |Thu, 29 Nov 2007

    Valve specialists Samson Controls have used their extensive engineering experience to develop a range of modular control valves to meet the challenges faced in hydrocarbon processing applications

  • Purging system protects sensitive equipment

    Brownell |Mon, 19 Nov 2007

    The NEPS1900's choice of three selectable pressure cycles ensures that the dry gas influences all the test space volume.

  • Rexroth pneumatic directional control valves

    Bosch Rexroth |Sat, 3 Nov 2007

    Rexroth has introduced the 'light generation' version of its HF valve series, a lighter-weight valve terminal system which is already proven for medium-sized and larger actuators

  • Small valve provides cost-effective solution

    Lee Products |Wed, 24 Oct 2007

    Lee Products' 832 side-exit check valve can handle flows of over 22.7 litres a minute at pressures up to 6.9bar.

  • Adsorbers reduce fluid contamination

    Brownell |Fri, 21 Sep 2007

    A removable adsorbent container allows the unit's desiccant material to be changed without breaking the breather pipe connection.

  • Breathers withstand driving rain

    Brownell |Sat, 15 Sep 2007

    Brownell breathers can be screwed into a threaded boss or mounted through a hole, using a lock nut that is provided.

  • Diesel engine filters meet racing needs

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 29 Aug 2007

    Parker Hannifin's fuel filter water separators are capable of removing contaminants including moisture, dirt and particulates of less than 10 microns in size.

  • New manifold for high-pressure instrumentation

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 17 Aug 2007

    A new integrated double-block-and-bleed manifold from Parker Instrumentation saves space and eliminates leak paths compared with assemblies of discrete components, and operates up to 15,000psi

  • Filtration catalogue targets marine applications

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 14 Aug 2007

    Parker Hannifin's new filtration catalogue covers its ParTrap range of automatic back flushing fuel oil filters.

  • Integrated coil with Parker solenoid valves

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 31 Jul 2007

    Parker Fluid Controls, manufacturers of Skinner and Gold Ring solenoids, and Sinclair Collins process control valves, has introduced an integrated coil for its Series 204 and 304 solenoid valves

  • Shuttle valve installs easily

    Lee Products |Thu, 26 Jul 2007

    Installation is achieved simply by inserting the shuttle valve into a drilled hole, then driving the expansion pin into the valve body to seal and lock the valve in-place.

  • Tank breathers protect the environment

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 19 Jul 2007

    Low Environmental Impact LEIF elements are ideal for use on hydraulic and lube oil tank applications where simple operation and low maintenance are vital.

  • Check valves avoid leakage

    Lee Products |Sun, 8 Jul 2007

    250 Zero Leak Check valves are available in forward and reverse flow configurations and use an elastomeric seat to ensure zero leakage.

  • New Parker solenoid valve lines with tab coil

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 29 Jun 2007

    These small direct-acting valves for air and liquid (including light oil) applications feature state-of-the-art performance characteristics to ensure a long valve life and maximised pressure ratings

  • Zero leak check valves suit critical flow systems

    Lee Products |Fri, 29 Jun 2007

    To meet miniaturisation demands, component specialist Lee Products has developed a range of flow restrictors and check valves which are acknowledged as being the smallest insert check valves available

  • Pre-cleaners improve filter life

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 28 Jun 2007

    Parker Hannifin's AF series of pre-cleaners can remove up to 90% of impurities from the air intake before it enters the air filter assembly.

  • Wash down valve terminal for tough environments

    Bosch Rexroth |Thu, 21 Jun 2007

    The CL03 Clean Line valve, a pneumatic valve terminal system from Bosch Rexroth, has been developed for wash-down applications

  • Oil-water separators protect water supply

    Beko Technologies |Mon, 4 Jun 2007

    Owamat oil-water separators meet the legal requirements on the introduction of purified water into the municipal wastewater system.

  • Zero fugitive emissions from new manifold range

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 30 May 2007

    Parker Instrumentation introduces a range of instrumentation manifolds meeting the stringent new ISO 15848 'Gold' standard for fugitive emissions, taking zero emission compliance into instrumentation

  • Robolux specialist valves join Burkert Biotech download

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 21 May 2007

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has acquired the Swedish valve producer Robolux AB, and will manage the Robolux activities - still under the Robolux name and its RoboValve brand - within Burkert Biotech

  • Fuel filter handles marine environments

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 10 May 2007

    The FBO filter separates fuel from water and particulates, even under the high-pressures associated with common rail diesel injection systems.

  • Valves designed for industrial gas turbines

    Lee Products |Wed, 9 May 2007

    Lee Products' Chek Valves can be quickly and simply disassembled to enable servicing to be carried out in the filed, using a rebuild kit.

  • Parker launches ISO pneumatic valves platform

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 2 May 2007

    Parker Hannifin has launched a new platform for its ISO standard pneumatic valves, developed to enable customers to source high quality products quickly and easily across a wide range of applications

  • Filter suits commercial vehicles

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 1 May 2007

    Parker Hannifin's new filtration product is robust enough to withstand the rigours of heavy-duty systems in both on and off-road vehicles.

  • Nozzles dispense low volumes

    Lee Products |Wed, 11 Apr 2007

    Lee micro-dispense nozzles are designed to be used in conjunction with Lee VHS (Very High Speed) micro dispense solenoid valves

  • Purification systems improve equipment life

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 11 Apr 2007

    Parker Hannifin PVS systems are able to remove water, air and particulate contaminants from large volumes of hydraulic, lubricating and transformer fluids efficiently and automatically.

  • Parker Fluid Control offers high-flow Namur valves

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 29 Mar 2007

    Parker Fluid Control, manufacturers of the Skinner and Gold Ring solenoid and Sinclair Collins process control valves, now offers High-Flow Namur valves for direct mounting to pneumatic actuators

  • Filters cut disposal costs

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 27 Mar 2007

    The SR1 is the most compact suction and return filter in its class, developed for mobile hydraulic applications where space restrictions apply.

  • UHP diaphragm valve for clean-area slurries

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 5 Mar 2007

    The flow control of slurry and aggressive fluids in semiconductor and clean-area applications is simplified by a new fluoropolymer diaphragm valve from the Partek operation of Parker Hannifin

  • Polished valves for critical aseptic control

    Samson Controls |Tue, 30 Jan 2007

    Control valves for aseptic applications, such as food processing, need a cavity-free body design without crevices or 'traps' to enable effective CIP and SIP cleaning, and need to be self-draining

  • Strategic pipeline includes hundreds of actuators

    Rotork |Wed, 10 Jan 2007

    A total of nearly 500 Rotork IQ and IQT intelligent electric valve actuators have been installed on the strategic BTC (Baku-Thilisi-Ceyhan) oil pipeline.

  • Turbine filters keep ship engine's fuel clean

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 13 Dec 2006

    The latest high performance filter technology from the Hydraulic Filtration Division of Parker Hannifin is being used on board the Amara Zee sailing ship

  • Valves for total control of corrosive fluids

    Pump Engineering |Tue, 12 Dec 2006

    Badger Meter control valves from Pump Engineering provide the answer to critical process control valve challenges across a wide range of industries, with special body materials and seals available

  • Filters boost biodiesel applications

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 31 Oct 2006

    Adam Pearce, Racor Product Manager at Parker Hannifin's Filtration Division, explores the benefits of new biodiesel fuels to end users.

  • Filter cartridges do the work of ten

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 25 Oct 2006

    High performance filter cartridges help plant and process engineers make significant reductions in the installation, maintenance and operating costs of filtration systems.

  • Filters clean up marine systems

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 4 Oct 2006

    Small craft filters are specifically designed to ensure cleaner systems, increased filtration efficiency and unparalleled engine protection in the marine industry.

  • Principles of filtration and contamination control

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 13 Sep 2006

    A brochure on "The principles of Parker hydraulic filtration and contamination control" is available in six languages.

  • Parker pneumatic valves for extreme applications

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 11 Sep 2006

    Parker, the world's largest manufacturer of motion and control technology, has launched a range of revolutionary heavy duty pneumatic solenoid valves, designed for use in extreme conditions

  • Profibus actuators help minimise plant wiring

    Rotork |Mon, 11 Sep 2006

    Profibus-enabled electric valve actuators are key components in the state-of-the-art control system for a new filtration and treatment plant.

  • Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 5 Sep 2006

    The Process Filtration Division of Parker Hannifin has supplied its TyreSaver nitrogen generator technology to Nexa Racing, the Formula BMW UK Champions.

  • Valves meet tough demands in deep water oilfields

    Pump Engineering |Fri, 4 Aug 2006

    Badger Meter control valves, available in the UK through Pump Engineering, are making an important contribution to oil extraction in ultra deep oil wells at extreme pressures, over wide flow ranges

  • New CA44 AS-i valve terminals from Bosch-Rexroth

    Bosch Rexroth |Mon, 17 Jul 2006

    Able to replace two ordinary AS-i air boxes, with significant savings in space and assembly time, the new CA44 AS-i valve terminals can accommodate any two valves from the company's extensive MC range

  • New valve provides simplicity and ease of use

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 26 Jun 2006

    The most comprehensive industrial range of hydraulic valves, for use in mobile plant and machinery, is extended still further with the introduction of the VO40 open-centre directional control valve

  • Miniature regulator for high purity gas handling

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 14 Jun 2006

    A new Parker Veriflo miniature pressure regulator provides a compact solution for high purity gas handling systems, minimising the space required for gas handling boxes/panels in clean room areas

  • 10 years reliable service in London Underground

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Sat, 10 Jun 2006

    Parker has recently completed a major refurbishment project of pneumatic valve control units, used in the door operating mechanisms on the underground carriages running on the London tube network

  • Low-quality bar stock instrument manifolds?

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 2 Jun 2006

    Important standards that safeguard the reliability of instrumentation manifolds are starting to be ignored: Parker Instrumentation have become aware of inferior-quality products being promoted

  • Filter housings handle demanding applications

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 30 May 2006

    Dependable and economical high-purity filtration systems for even the most aggressive chemicals can easily be implemented using the new TruFluor and TruFluor+ filter housings.

  • Media isolated solenoid valves

    First Sensor AG |Mon, 22 May 2006

    Sensortechnics presents a new series of isolated diaphragm solenoid valves, for precision control of aggressive media, from Parker Life Sciences, the Liquid X valves

  • Tiny valves give designers new options

    Bosch Rexroth |Sat, 13 May 2006

    Just 10.8mm wide, the tiny pneumatic solenoid valves in the innovative new LS04 range give designers new options for responding to today's demands for ever-smaller machines

  • Profibus-enabled actuators take control

    Rotork |Mon, 8 May 2006

    Profibus-enabled valve actuators on a filter bed automation upgrade for Yorkshire Water facilitate the installation of a highly economical and efficient control network.

  • Smart actuators are health-conscious

    Honeywell Control Systems |Tue, 11 Apr 2006

    Smart actuators improve process profitability and product quality, as well as featuring fast configuration, responsive positioning and easy access to actuator health information.

  • Filter incorporates PTC heater in filter head

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 5 Apr 2006

    Head heater filter assembly for use with modern diesel engines that run on low sulphur fuels that are more susceptible to waxing than previous products.

  • Valve actuators are easy to upgrade

    Rotork |Mon, 3 Apr 2006

    The Hamble Oil Terminal on the banks of Southampton Water is the latest BP storage depot to complete a comprehensive upgrade of its valve actuation control systems.

  • Desiccant protection built into polymer walls

    Brownell |Mon, 20 Mar 2006

    Desiccant polymer combines advantages of traditional polymers - such as rigid protection and ergonomic design - with the benefits of advanced moisture protection.

  • Adjustable bypass improves vent dryer

    Brownell |Tue, 7 Mar 2006

    Vent dryer comes with an adjustable bypass, which allows dried and atmospheric air to enter the storage tanks at a safe relative humidity, making it suitable for short term storage.

  • Air filters easier to install

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 28 Feb 2006

    Engine air filtration system developed for use in heavy duty on-road and offroad commercial vehicles and mobile plant, with diesel engines rated between 220 and 370kW.

  • Explosion proof coils with innovative technology

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Sat, 25 Feb 2006

    Achema 2006 shows a new generation of Parker Lucifer coils for controlling solenoid valves in hazardous areas, with improved performance from innovations in material and encapsulation technologies

  • Saving space and cost in process analysis

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Sat, 25 Feb 2006

    Parker Instrumentation will highlight its growing range of innovative modules that bring new efficiencies to process analysis system builders at ACHEMA

  • Particle counters keep trains rolling

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 17 Feb 2006

    Condition monitoring equipment being used by US rail transportation company to protect its rail engines and wagons from the dangers of contaminated hydraulic fluids.

  • Guide shows small double-block-and-bleed manifolds

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Sat, 21 Jan 2006

    Parker Instrumentation has published a FREE guide that details their compact double-block-and-bleed manifolds for connecting process instrumentation

  • Bags keep shipments dry

    Brownell |Mon, 16 Jan 2006

    Brownell has introduced Container Dri bags, a functional desiccant that can protect nearly all types of shipment for up to 90 days.

  • Control valves pass 100k stem cycles with Supagraf

    James Walker and Co |Wed, 4 Jan 2006

    French-manufactured Dresser Masoneilan control valves are now fitted with Supagraf control gland packing to meet the stringent VOC emission control levels specified in ISO 15848

  • Counter detects contaminants in aviation fuel

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 21 Dec 2005

    For the aviation refuelling industry, a particle counter allows quick, easy and accurate detection of contamination in fuels, from the refinery to uplift of fuel into the aircraft.

  • Cartridges retain contaminants

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 16 Dec 2005

    The latest Claripor pleated depth cartridges from Parker Hannifin provide absolute retention (99.98%) of contaminants with high flow rates and holding capacity for demanding process applications.

  • Cartridges retain contaminants

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 16 Dec 2005

    The latest Claripor pleated depth cartridges from Parker Hannifin provide absolute retention (99.98%) of contaminants with high flow rates and holding capacity for demanding process applications.

  • Air pressure regulator is flexible and reliable

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 8 Dec 2005

    The new compact Moduflex MPT40 electronic proportional regulator offers a modular, extremely accurate and simple to use device for controlling a set output pressure for compressed air or inert gases

  • Valve actuators help preserve old masters

    Rotork |Mon, 28 Nov 2005

    Rotork IQ electric valve actuators have improved both the efficiency and economy of the vital air conditioning plant at London's National Portrait Gallery.

  • Stainless steel valves survive oil rig duties

    Pump Engineering |Thu, 24 Nov 2005

    Precise control of low flow rates is a critical requirement in many process applications, including those where the environment is particularly aggressive.

  • Control valves for low flows in tough places

    Pump Engineering |Wed, 23 Nov 2005

    Precise control of low flow rates is critical in many processes, including those where the environment is particularly aggressive: like the addition of corrosion and scale inhibitors on oil rigs

  • Valve actuator raises intelligence quotient

    Rotork |Sun, 20 Nov 2005

    The IQ intelligent electric valve actuator has been further improved with the introduction of the IQ Pro.

  • Pinch valves designed for wearing processes

    Flowrox |Wed, 9 Nov 2005

    Larox pinch valves offer solutions for wearing, aggressive or difficult flow processes, and are suited to shut-off and control applications involving abrasive or corrosive slurries, powders or granula

  • Pinch valves for difficult flow processes

    Flowrox |Tue, 8 Nov 2005

    Larox pinch valves offer solutions for wearing, aggressive or difficult flow processes, for shut-off and control applications involving abrasive or corrosive slurries, powders or granulates

  • Supagraf helps valves to meet latest regulations

    James Walker and Co |Mon, 7 Nov 2005

    Dresser Masoneilan control valves are now fitted with James Walker Supagraf Control gland packing to meet the most stringent VOC emission control levels when tested to the ISO 15848 protocol

  • Modular high pressure distribution manifold

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 4 Nov 2005

    Parker Instrumentation has developed a modular distribution manifold for high pressure gas or liquid applications, that can be configured for any number of outlets

  • New stainless steel spray valves on show

    OK International |Thu, 3 Nov 2005

    OK International to demonstrate new stainless steel valves for precise and consistent thin-film fluid deposits at Productronica

  • Filters improve performance of hydraulic systems

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 31 Oct 2005

    Parker Hannifin has introduced three new elements to its range of IN-AGB insert filters, for use in low-pressure hydraulic systems.

  • Actuator keeps the chocolate flowing

    Rotork |Fri, 21 Oct 2005

    A Rotork IQ intelligent electric valve actuator has replaced a hydraulic cylinder in a key area of a moulding plant at Cadbury's Bournville factory.

  • Filters remove up to 99.99% of particles

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 14 Oct 2005

    A new range of Balston filters for compressed air and gas perform consistently to higher standards than any other coalescing filters in harsh environments and aggressive conditions.

  • Filters remove up to 99.99% of particles

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 14 Oct 2005

    A new range of Balston filters for compressed air and gas perform consistently to higher standards than any other coalescing filters in harsh environments and aggressive conditions.

  • Solenoid technology extinguishes explosion risk

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 29 Sep 2005

    Patented new explosion proof solenoid coil technology combines the industry requirements of smaller size, low current variants with the current capabilities of much larger, more cumbersome models

  • Microfibre filter keeps steam clean

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 8 Sep 2005

    A new steam filter, specially developed for use in hospital steam sterilisers, reduces operating costs and eliminates instrument staining, spotting and rusting caused by wet or contaminated steam.

  • Multistage regulators provide precise control

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 29 Aug 2005

    The Murex range of Saffire Multi-Stage Regulators will provide precise control of gases and all models are 300 bar compatible.

  • Actuators pass naval test with flying colours

    Rotork |Wed, 10 Aug 2005

    73 electric valve actuators control the safe movement of millions of tonnes of water during flooding, emptying and levelling activities at the HM Naval Base at Portsmouth.

  • Valves keep beer and water apart

    Honeywell Control Systems |Tue, 26 Jul 2005

    Coors' Burton Brewery has installed 15 RPZ valves from Honeywell to ensure water cannot flow back into the mains in the unlikely event that the supply pressure falls.

  • Actuators take charge of jet fuel flows

    Rotork |Wed, 20 Jul 2005

    Rotork IQ intelligent electric valve actuators are performing crucial leak detection and isolation duties on a new automated jet fuel storage and refuelling installation at a strategic NATO airbase.

  • Butterfly valves are cost effective

    Bete |Tue, 19 Jul 2005

    An established range of high-quality and cost-effective butterfly valves is now available, for the first time, in the UK.

  • Dead-leg free diverter valve

    Merck Millipore |Tue, 19 Jul 2005

    The NovAseptic Dead-Leg Free Diverter Valve is preferred by Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology companies for minimum product hold-up, fast heat-up and minimum downtime within aseptic processing systems

  • Valves, manifolds and tube fittings for Kazakhstan

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 8 Jul 2005

    Parker Instrumentation has signed a framework agreement for the supply of the instrumentation valves, manifolds and tube fittings for the giant Kashagan oil project in Kazakhstan.

  • Divert valve is the preferred choice

    Merck Millipore |Mon, 4 Jul 2005

    The Novaseptic dead-leg-free divert valve is becoming the preferred choice for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies who require minimum product hold-up, fast heat-up time and minimum downtime.

  • Solenoid valves for major Guinness brewery rebuild

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 24 Jun 2005

    As part of the major redevelopment of the world-renowned Cherry's brewery at Waterford in Ireland, Burkert Fluid Control Systems has supplied 60 valves for a new brewing operation

  • FREE guide on high-integrity ball valves

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 16 Jun 2005

    Parker Instrumentation has published a guide to its high-performance instrumentation ball valve family, Hi-Pro, for instrument and process applications, in bore sizes from 10 to 25mm

  • Solenoid valve features novel space-saving seal

    Lee Products |Thu, 26 May 2005

    A new two-position three-way miniature piloting solenoid valve features Lee's patented MultiSeal technology to set new standards in reducing space, weight and power consumption.

  • Low cost non-return valves for up to 10,000 psi

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 29 Apr 2005

    Parker Instrumentation has launched a new series of high performance non-return valves optimised for cost-sensitive fluid instrumentation applications involving aggressive gaseous or liquid media

  • Control valves for the food processing industry

    Samson Controls |Thu, 28 Apr 2005

    Control valves designed for aseptic applications in food processing, often just called food or aseptic valves, feature a cavity-free body design that eliminates potential areas of bacteria growth

  • Double sealed control valves for food applications

    Samson Controls |Sat, 2 Apr 2005

    Samson control valves are designed for sterile applications, leaving the taste of beverage and food products untainted: a double sealed actuator with steam clean connection ensures the highest purity

  • Filters offer two in one

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 31 Jan 2005

    Thanks to the innovative design of its new BA-series, Parker Hannifin can now provide dual stage filtration from a single filter.

  • Compact valve for reliable 'intelligent' control

    Pump Engineering |Mon, 17 Jan 2005

    Pump Engineering introduces a compact, actuated control valve combining the benefits of accurate modulating control at medium to low flow rates with optimum automated process control

  • Novel device simplifies orifice size calculations

    Lee Products |Mon, 3 Jan 2005

    According to Lee Products, anyone who specifies hydraulic valves should have a Lohmolator; and there is no excuse because they are free.

  • Valve controller takes Ethernet onboard

    Rotork |Tue, 30 Nov 2004

    The latest version of the Rotork Pakscan two-wire digital control system for valve actuators incorporates an Ethernet connection from the loop master station.

  • Compact unit prevents contaminate backflow

    Honeywell Control Systems |Wed, 24 Nov 2004

    Honeywell has launched its BA295 series of compact backflow preventers, which ensure contaminated water cannot flow back into the public mains supply.

  • Flow control substrate speeds installation

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 18 Nov 2004

    The Preem Refinery Lysekil in Sweden has installed its first surface-mounting flow control substrate in a process analyser station.

  • High-integrity ball valve has high-flow option

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 17 Nov 2004

    Parker Instrumentation is adding a 25mm version to its high-performance Hi Pro instrumentation ball valve family: the new valve is ideal for long-lifecycle applications in offshore environments

  • Ball valve is optimised for reliability

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 15 Nov 2004

    Parker Instrumentation is adding a 25mm version to its high-performance Hi Pro instrumentation ball valve family.

  • Easy fitting for high-pressure hand valves

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 29 Oct 2004

    Parker Instrumentation has launched a large range of high-pressure hand valves that feature the company's innovative MPI end connections.

  • Check valve in Luer adaptor for medical duties

    Lee Products |Wed, 27 Oct 2004

    A miniature 2.5mm diameter check valve which can be installed into a Luer adaptor, ideally suited for critical flow control in medical applications, is the latest addition to the range

  • Check valve suits critical medical applications

    Lee Products |Wed, 27 Oct 2004

    A new miniature 2.5mm diameter check valve can be installed into a Luer adapter and is ideally suited for critical flow control in medical applications.

  • The next generation of s/steel diaphragm valve

    OK International |Mon, 25 Oct 2004

    A new Techcon diaphragm valve dispenses low to medium viscosity fluids, delivers smooth consistent deposits at high speed, reduces turbulence to stop air bubbles and offers low maintenance costs

  • Poppet valves are cool customers

    Geeplus |Tue, 5 Oct 2004

    A new range of poppet valves uses only 1-3W operating power and can be used in ambient temperatures up to 40C in free air without the need for a heatsink.

  • Lightweight valves ideal for OEM flow switching

    Lee Products |Tue, 28 Sep 2004

    The latest Lee Products miniature component is a semi-inert solenoid valve specifically developed to handle moderately aggressive liquids and gases across a wide range of fluid handling applications

  • Lightweight valves ideal for OEM flow switching

    Lee Products |Mon, 27 Sep 2004

    A semi-inert solenoid valve has been specifically developed to handle moderately aggressive liquids and gases across a wide range of fluid handling applications.

  • Rotork valve actuators preferred for water plant

    Rotork |Wed, 25 Aug 2004

    Rotork valve actuators are preferred for an innovative water treatment plant at Pendinas to simultaneously treat the water from three reservoir sources and meet EU requirements for manganese removal

  • Speedy solenoid valves for micro-dispensing

    Lee Products |Mon, 23 Aug 2004

    The VHS series of high-speed, micro-dispense valves are ideal for applications which require small, yet highly reliable and repeatable dispense volumes.

  • ECE R110 approval on valves and filters

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 17 Aug 2004

    Parker Instrumentation has secured ECE R110 approval for its range of ball valves, check valves and filters, providing a single-source fuel delivery solution to CNG vehicle builders

  • Valves and filters approved for CNG vehicle use

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 16 Aug 2004

    Parker Instrumentation has secured ECE R110 approval for its range of ball valves, check valves and filters.

  • Condensate drains suit special purposes

    Beko Technologies |Fri, 23 Jul 2004

    As well as producing the original and market leading standard range of condensate drains, Beko also produces the largest range of special condensate drains available anywhere.

  • Plugs seal in tricky situations

    Lee Products |Mon, 28 Jun 2004

    Lee Products has developed a range of AFO plugs (axial force only) that are both removable, reusable and are ideal for high-pressure/high-temperature situations.

  • Leak-free plugs handle high pressures download

    Lee Products |Fri, 25 Jun 2004

    High pressure, high temperature manifold applications in the petrochem and offshore oil industry demand metal-to-metal leak-tight seals: Lee Products announces a range of re-usable plugs for this duty

  • Innovative new miniature manifolds at ONS Show

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 18 Jun 2004

    At Offshore Northern Seas 2004, major innovations for offshore applications dramatically reduce the size and weight of pressure and flow instrument installations, and simplify deepwater applications

  • Aseptic valves show long-term benefits

    Merck Millipore |Thu, 3 Jun 2004

    Many of the worlds leading pharmaceutical drug and food producers are currently moving over to Novaseptic when specifying aseptic valves for critical processes.

  • Reduced lifecycle costs with PTFE diaphragm valves

    Merck Millipore |Wed, 2 Jun 2004

    Question - What is the life expectancy of the NovAseptic Aseptic Valve PTFE Diaphragm? Answer - 3 years and still counting!

  • Valve control for major refit at Aramco refinery

    Rotork |Fri, 28 May 2004

    Rotork is to supply a valve control package of 352 IQ intelligent electric actuators with Pakscan 2-wire digital control and In-Vision SCADA for an upgrade project at an oil refinery in Saudi Arabia

  • Customised manifold helps keep spuds at their peak

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 24 May 2004

    International Controlled Atmosphere has specified Burkert components for its latest innovation - a treatment that uses naturally occurring chemicals to maintain food quality during storage.

  • Burkert valves used throughout food storage system

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 20 May 2004

    International Controlled Atmosphere designs and builds high quality storage solutions for fruit and vegetables and claims that 80 to 90% of the country's apples are stored using its equipment

  • Borealis standardise on Parker fittings and valves

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 17 May 2004

    Parker Instrumentation has been selected as the preferred supplier of fluid instrumentation tube fittings and valves by the Borealis Group polyolefin plastics manufacturing plants in Belgium

  • Purge improver shows advantage of dry gas

    Brownell |Mon, 17 May 2004

    The NEPS1000 Advantage is a dry nitrogen and gas purge improver, which can be used with most dry gases including argon, helium and SF6.

  • Valves offer much-needed relief

    Brownell |Mon, 17 May 2004

    A novel range of automatic relief valves can prevent vacuum or pressure build-up in sealed containers, leading to possible damage.

  • Manifold slashes weight on topside instruments

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 5 May 2004

    A novel new type of manifold developed by Parker Instrumentation is helping to save a large amount of weight and space on the BHP Billiton Petroleum Angostura offshore platforms

  • Solenoid valve helps in water-saving controller

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 4 May 2004

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has supplied one of its solenoid flow valves for a unique rinse-water control system designed to save millions of gallons of water and thousands of pounds.

  • Flow valves help save water in plating processes

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 3 May 2004

    Burkert has supplied one of its solenoid flow valves for a unique rinsewater control system designed to save millions of gallons of water and thousands of pounds for the metal finishing industry

  • Speciality low cost hydraulic control components

    Lee Products |Wed, 28 Apr 2004

    Miniature component specialists Lee Products now offer a make to print capability for mated piston and sleeve assemblies, typically used in aircraft hydraulic systems and fuel controls

  • Novel solenoid valve arrives via Pittcon

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 14 Apr 2004

    Liquid X is a high-performance, two-position, two-way normally closed or three-way universal isolated diaphragm valve, just 12mm in width.

  • Long life for high-temperature check valves

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 12 Apr 2004

    A new series of ball-cage check valves is optimised for higher temperature applications requiring long service lifetimes.

  • Check valves for demanding applications

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 7 Apr 2004

    Check valves from Parker Instrumentation offer long lifetimes in demanding high-temperature applications, even with the aggressive media encountered in power generation applications

  • 21 Century upgrade at National Grid Transco Bacton

    Rotork |Tue, 30 Mar 2004

    Rotork will install new electric actuators on an approximate total of three hundred major valves during a strategic modernisation and upgrade at the National Grid Transco gas terminal at Bacton

  • Larox PVEG/C valve for the chemical industry

    Flowrox |Fri, 13 Feb 2004

    The latest valve model from Larox, PVEG/C, is designed for use in the chemical industry and corrosion resistant applications

  • Long service life for chemical-resistant valve

    Flowrox |Tue, 10 Feb 2004

    The PVEG/C valve incorporates an EPDM sleeve, noncorroding bushing and corrosion-resistant hand wheel for applications in chemicals industries.

  • Package deal swings it for deioniser manufacturer

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 3 Feb 2004

    When Adept Pure Water Techniques began work on its new Di-on-x automatic deioniser, its engineers looked for a supplier of fluid control equipment that could provide a complete package.

  • Burkert chosen for innovative water deioniser

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 2 Feb 2004

    When Adept Pure Water began the design and development of its latest Di-on-x automatic deionisers, its engineers looked for a supplier of fluid control equipment that could provide a complete package

  • Compact solenoid valves handle aggressive liquids

    Lee Products |Fri, 30 Jan 2004

    Miniature component specialists Lee Products offer their range of LFV chemically inert solenoid valves in a wide choice of configurations, for aggressive chemicals with zero-dead volume and flushable

  • Solenoid valves are successfully flushed

    Lee Products |Fri, 30 Jan 2004

    Resistance to aggressive chemicals, zero-dead volume and full flushability are often the key requirements for valves specified within liquids handling systems.

  • Fireproofed valve actuators used at Fina Antwerp

    Rotork |Fri, 16 Jan 2004

    Fireproofed Rotork valve actuators were specified for increased safety on the NC2X revamp and expansion project at Fina Antwerp Olefins: special sensors were added to give a "50 percent closed" signal

  • Enhanced Modbus connectivity for valve actuators

    Rotork |Wed, 14 Jan 2004

    Rotork electric valve actuators with improved connectivity to the popular Modbus automation protocol facilitate an increased range of control and communication information including historical data

  • Control components help critical medical tests

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 8 Jan 2004

    When MMM Medical Equipment began developing a new machine to test the integrity of medical ampoules, Burkert was asked to advise on the fluid and pneumatic control systems.

  • Dispensing valves deliver precise drops

    Lee Products |Mon, 8 Dec 2003

    High-speed repeatability of up to 1200Hz and long life up to a minimum of 250 million cycles, are two of the important features of Lee Products Micro-Dispense Valves.

  • Flow components help fuel Iran's switch to CNG

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 8 Dec 2003

    Hans Brochier is using Parker tube fittings, valves, regulators and hoses in its contract to provide gas dispensers for Iran's nationwide compressed natural gas powered public transport project.

  • Vent allows gas to escape

    Brownell |Wed, 19 Nov 2003

    A novel FOOG (filtered outlet outgassing) vent allows gas to escape from a container or bag during processing

  • Filters maximise particle removal

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 23 Oct 2003

    ProBond resin bonded filter cartridges are now available with an optional metallic core for paint, ink, resin and adhesives manufacturing applications where high strength is necessary.

  • Manifold to monitor and control electrolyte flow

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 3 Sep 2003

    Burkert has supplied specially designed manifolds and a number of sensors and valves to Doncasters Paralloy to control the delivery of electrolyte to two electro-chemical machining (ECM) units

  • Easy disposal for novel filter elements

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 29 Aug 2003

    Multiflow tank-top mounted return line filters for industrial and mobile applications feature Parker's patented LEIF (low environmental impact filter) elements.

  • Lift check valves go to extremes

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 25 Aug 2003

    A new instrumentation check valve is optimised for reliable operation at extreme temperatures and high pressures.

  • Easy changeouts for fuel filters

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 12 Aug 2003

    The new Fixed Base Operation (FBO) Series of filters meets the toughest hydrocarbon refuelling conditions and simplifies filter element changeouts.

  • Self-sealing spring speeds filter changes

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 12 Aug 2003

    A new self-sealing spring mechanism replaces the traditional reusable metal top seat spring assembly for double open end filter cartridge installations.

  • Filter freshens fuel supplies

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 11 Aug 2003

    The Racor Filter Funnel allows visual inspection of the integrity of a fuel supply during refuelling.

  • Filters keep metallising exhausts green

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 29 Jul 2003

    Parker Balston vacuum pump exhaust filters ensure that exhaust levels from metallising processes at Amcor Flexibles Camvac's Thetford production facility meet environmental requirements.

  • Sintered metal filter removes solids and liquids

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 29 Jul 2003

    A new range of cleanable stainless-steel sintered metal filter cartridges can be used in high-temperature gas or liquid applications to filter particulates sized from 5 to 100um.

  • Combination process meets pure water requirements

    Elga Process Water |Fri, 18 Jul 2003

    When the ageing water treatment plant at the company's Southampton plant showed signs of reaching the end of its useful life, Ford decided it was time to invest in a new facility.

  • Exotic alloy high-integrity manifolds introduced

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 10 Jul 2003

    Parker Instrumentation has extended their high-integrity manifold range, with new exotic alloy versions to assure corrosion-free performance in a wider range of fluid instrumentation applications

  • Pinch valve features fireproof structure

    Flowrox |Tue, 8 Jul 2003

    The new Larox fireproof pinch valve is ideal for firewater and sprinkler systems in various industries and applications.

  • Increased safety in Formula One tyre inflation

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 4 Jul 2003

    Thorite Group, a leading fluid and air solutions provider, has supplied a range of Burkert pneumatic control valves to specialist manufacturer Jedwin Engineering of Blackburn, for Bridgestone F1 tyres

  • New pinch valve with fireproof structure

    Flowrox |Thu, 3 Jul 2003

    Larox Flowsys, the manufacturer of reliable and functional pinch valves and peristaltic hose pumps, has developed a pinch valve with fireproof features

  • Valve controller interfaces with safety systems

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 18 Jun 2003

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced an AS-i version of its Mini TOP compact on/off control head.

  • Valves withstand aggression from ultra-pure water

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 5 Jun 2003

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has supplied high purity control valves for the latest Purelab Ultra water purification system manufactured by Elga LabWater.

  • Elga specifies Burkert for new water purifier

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 2 Jun 2003

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has supplied high purity control valves for the latest Purelab Ultra water purification system manufactured by Elga LabWater

  • Expertise aids mobile CIP efficiency

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 28 May 2003

    CIP Services is revolutionising food-grade tank cleaning services with a unique mobile cleaning unit that takes the wash facility to the customer for temporary or long-term contracts.

  • Valve upgrade makes Eurotunnel news

    Rotork |Mon, 19 May 2003

    From Eurotunnel news reaches us that Rotork Retrofit has successfully upgraded a series of valves to automatic operation

  • Rockwood specifies Burkert Profibus valves

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Wed, 14 May 2003

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has supplied Profibus fieldbus compatible valves for a new batching system at the Ultra Pure Chemicals plant of Rockwood Electronic Materials, at Riddings in Derbyshire

  • Two-piece ball valve provides compact reliability

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 13 May 2003

    The design of a novel two-piece ball valve from Parker Instrumentation reduces potential leak paths to a minimum for high pressure operation at up to 10,000 PSIG/689 BarG

  • Fieldbus compatible valves for chemical plant

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 12 May 2003

    Burkert has supplied Profibus compatible valves on a new batching system for the ultra pure chemicals plant of Rockwood Electronic Materials, at Riddings in Derbyshire

  • Ball valves designed to work under pressure

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 2 May 2003

    The novel Hi Pro ball valve range is designed for high-pressure operation at up to 689bar(g).

  • Ball valve design reduces potential leak paths

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 29 Apr 2003

    Parker Instrumentation has launched a compact two-piece ball valve range designed for high pressure operation at up to 10,000 PSIG/689 BarG

  • Split shaft seals for mixers and blenders

    Meco Shaft Seals |Tue, 22 Apr 2003

    MECO seals offer complete containment of dry powders, pastes, slurries, corrosives, fluids, solvents, vapours and gases, where traditional packings fail to seal

  • Filters remove water from diesel supplies

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 19 Mar 2003

    The 900FH and 1000FH turbine series fuel filter water separators (FFWS) for high-performance diesel engines feature a patented internal fuel shutoff valve.

  • Automated batching systems improve efficiency

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 14 Mar 2003

    A new ten-station batching system designed for Murphy and Son controls and monitors quantities of chemicals and other liquid materials used to produce specialised products for the brewing industry.

  • Replacement valves aid CE approval

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Tue, 4 Mar 2003

    Digitrol of Swansea has specified shutoff valves and manifolds from Burkert Fluid Control Systems for a range of cleaning chemical dispensing machines it is re-engineering for one of its customers.

  • AS-i 2.1 compatible process control on show

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Thu, 9 Jan 2003

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems will be showing its range of AS-i devices and cable plug accessories at AS-iTech 2003, including equipment that conforms to the latest AS-i 2.1 specifications.

  • One-piece design cuts ball-valve costs

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 7 Jan 2003

    Parker Instrumentation has launched a miniature 12mm ball valve for fluid instrumentation applications.

  • Pinch valves manufactured and supplied to ISO9001

    Flowrox |Mon, 23 Dec 2002

    Larox Flowsys gained ISO9001 certification in 1997 and is the only known pinch valve manufacturer that has been awarded this quality certificate for all of its operations.

  • Screens boosts system safety

    Lee Products |Mon, 2 Dec 2002

    Hi-Bar safety screens complement the role of filters by providing optimum security and protection for individual high-value components in aerospace, defence and other critical applications.

  • Pneumatic valve islands fit food filling machines

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 25 Nov 2002

    The miniaturised Moduflex valve system has been specified for the control of station indexing on the RS12 servo driven rotary filling machine designed and built by Winyard Engineering.

  • Check valves provide robust reliability download

    Lee Products |Mon, 11 Nov 2002

    A range of check valves which can be integrated into high volume, automated assembly lines and provide a cost-effective alternative to in-house check or relief valves is available from Lee Products.

  • Easy process solutions with diaphragm valves

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 28 Oct 2002

    The new diaphragm valve systems from Burkert Fluid Control Systems combine with the company's easy process solutions to substantially reduce total cost of ownership.

  • Bigger valve is child's play

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 21 Oct 2002

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced its largest globe valve - a 4in model the size of a small child.

  • CO2 purifier cleans up for beverage industry

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 4 Oct 2002

    The PureDraft beverage carbon dioxide purifier ensures the efficient removal of unwanted taste, odours, hydrocarbons, other vapour contaminants and particulates from carbon dioxide.

  • Speedy solenoid valves for micro-dispensing

    Lee Products |Fri, 27 Sep 2002

    A new range of high-speed micro-dispense valves is ideal for applications which require small, reliable and repeatable dispense volumes, such as inkjet printing and microbiological dispensing.

  • Valves are a good fit for textile dyeing

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Fri, 13 Sep 2002

    A British company has found that its efforts to cost-engineer its dyeing machines with the help of Burkert Fluid Control Systems have led to an overwhelming success overseas.

  • Cartridges offer high dirt-holding capacity

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 11 Sep 2002

    The Megabond Plus Series of melt-blown bonded depth filter cartridges features high dirt holding capacity and absolute rated filtration efficiency.

  • Optimum control and hygiene for sensitive fluids

    Pump Engineering |Mon, 9 Sep 2002

    The SCV85 Badger meter control valve is ideal for applications such as pressure, temperature and flow control duty in fermentation reactors.

  • Larger bore for filters

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 14 Aug 2002

    Parker Filter Division Europe has extended its Advantage PFA fluoropolymer single cartridge filter vessels series with the introduction of a new 20in version.

  • Compact valves are fully flushable

    Lee Products |Mon, 15 Jul 2002

    Lee Products has extended its LFV series of chemically inert solenoid valves to include a flange mount version which enables them to be grouped together very closely on 13mm centres.

  • High-flow space-saving solenoid valves download

    Lee Products |Wed, 29 May 2002

    Lee Products has developed a range of miniature high flow solenoid valves which set new standards in reducing space, weight and power consumption.

  • Compact control valve for critical flow control

    Pump Engineering |Fri, 24 May 2002

    There are numerous process applications where precise control of low flow rates is critical, and these are ideal situations for the Badger Meter RCV807 control valve.

  • Layered filter media capture more particles

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 9 May 2002

    Microglass III is Parker Filtration's new filtration medium for hydraulic applications - the result of considerable research investment and extensive experience in hydraulic filtration.

  • Subminiature magnetically latched solenoid valve

    Lee Products |Mon, 15 Apr 2002

    A subminiature magnetically latched solenoid valve, ideal for applications demanding a compact, ultra low power consumption and low heat generating valve, is now available from Lee Products.

  • Drain cuts out expensive air losses

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 12 Apr 2002

    The ZLD Series zero-air-loss drain from Parker Balston can eliminate expensive losses of compressed air, resulting in lower overall operating costs.

  • Activated carbon cartridge series extended

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 9 Apr 2002

    Parker Filter Division Europe has extended the FDA grade FulFlo MC and RC activated carbon cartridge series with the introduction of the new MC20-2 - a 20in version of the popular MC10-2.

  • Filter system purifies nitrogen for tyres

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 9 Apr 2002

    Parker Balston, has launched TyreSaver - a compact, self-contained, nitrogen generator based tyre inflation system for independent tyre centres and garages.

  • Dryer protects moisture-sensitive pneumatics

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 2 Apr 2002

    A novel high performance compressed air/gas dryer system allows easy desiccant change, long life and low pressure drop in point of use and OEM applications.

  • Swing-out ball valves operate to 2500psig

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 14 Jan 2002

    A new range of swing-out ball valves offers high pressure operation to 2,500 PSIG as standard - a figure which is up to 100% higher than many similar products on the market

  • Filter vessels and cartridges offer cost savings

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 2 Nov 2001

    Parker Filtration's new MegaFlow Series high flow filter vessels and cartridges offer significant savings in annual filtration costs by reducing the number of cartridges required

  • Wide range of control options on process valve

    Pump Engineering |Wed, 10 Oct 2001

    Available in the UK through liquids handling specialist Pump Engineering, the RC 860 valve can be supplied with a wide choice of accessories including digital and analogue positioners

  • Valve prevents pollution from Valhalla

    Honeywell Control Systems |Mon, 17 Sep 2001

    Thrill-seekers on the £15 million 'Valhalla' ride at Blackpool Pleasure Beach will be oblivious to a Honeywell water valve that fulfils a safety role on this water-borne ride

  • Royal Navy steers towards Parker Filtration

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 13 Sep 2001

    Parker Hannifin high pressure duplex filters are now specified for the Controllable Pitch Propeller (CPP) for Type 22 Frigates.

  • Filter element replacement cut at machinery firm

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 31 Aug 2001

    The use of Parker Filtration 'green' ParFit interchangeable filter elements is currently providing Kawasaki Precision Machinery in Plymouth with annual savings of £7000 compared to 5 years ago

  • Valves prevent chemicals entering water supply

    Honeywell Control Systems |Thu, 5 Jul 2001

    Ralken Colours has installed two Honeywell back-flow prevention valves to prevent chemicals entering the public water supply during a wash-down process, so safeguarding water supplies

  • Filters aim to significantly reduce waste levels

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 4 Jun 2001

    Parker Filtration has introduced a new range of 'green' filter products - the E-Series - which will significantly reduce waste levels and landfill use.

  • Suction Return Line Filters for hydrostatic drives

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 22 Mar 2001

    New from Parker Filtration is a range of hydraulic Suction Return Line Filters specifically developed by UCC Products for use on mobile equipment with hydrostatic drives

  • Trubind 700 absorbent cartridges

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 15 Mar 2001

    Parker Filtration has introduced Trubind 700 - which removes free, emulsified and dissolved oils in many process fluids

  • New corrosion-resistant pressure reducing valve

    Honeywell Control Systems |Thu, 4 Jan 2001

    A new corrosion-resistant pressure reducing valve, WRc approved for use with potable water, minimises water consumption and repair costs by protecting underground chambers.

  • Highest accuracy from portable particle counter

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 18 Oct 2000

    The latest in a globally proven range of portable particle counters, LaserCM provides a 6 channel model that uses laser light as a development to the standard 'white light' CM20.

  • Ball valve provides high-temp crossover capability

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Wed, 4 Oct 2000

    Parker Hannifin's new 4-way miniature ball valve for the crossover control of two fluid streams has a unique one-piece seat and packing design to eliminate potential leak path problems

  • Successful safety valves retrofit at power station

    Rotork |Fri, 22 Sep 2000

    Rotork Australia has successfully completed a retrofit project on two sets of critically important power station safety valves within a short and challenging timescale.

  • Water system cleans its filter automatically

    Honeywell Control Systems |Tue, 18 Jul 2000

    Honeywell has introduced an automatic self-cleaning water filtering system that ensures a clean water supply to a plant.

  • Relief valve precision-adjustable up to 413 bar

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 17 Feb 2000

    High-pressure relief valve is precision-adjustable up to 413 bar - 8 adjustable spring options, and low-friction action, ensure precise crack/re-seal - choice of seals provides options for -56 to +20