Materials & Manufacturing

The design and manufacturing process of valves and actuators is instrumental in attaining and maintaining the desired quality of the product. We cover the foundry and casting sector and also more modern technologies, such as CNC machining and 3D or additive manufacturing.

Crane India opens engineered check valves factory

Crane India has opened a new factory producing designed check valves in Satara, Maharashtra.

IMI develops nuclear components manufacturing hub

An IMI Critical Engineering multidisciplinary team has developed and implemented a collaborative supplier network to manufacture components for the nuclear power industry, called the Nuclear Components Manufacturing Hub.

Siekmann Econosto makes large-scale valves warehouse

Siekmann Econosto’s central logistics centre is the bridgehead for highly efficient global sourcing and guarantees the immediate availability of over 50,000 valves from Zwenkau.

LBC Tank Terminals Group joins EEMUA

EEMUA is pleased to have welcomed LBC Tank Terminals Group BV into membership. LBC Tank Terminals is a top-tier global independent operator of bulk liquid storage facilities for chemicals, oils, and refined petroleum products.

SwRI expands hydrogen valve performance

The Flow Component Testing Facilities (FCTF) at Southwest Research Institute have expanded safety and performance testing capabilities to include hydrogen valve testing.

Extended Bianca range for operating pressure of 10 bar

With the type-examination according to the Pressure Equipment Directive 2014/68/EU (PED) of the Bianca butterfly valves DN

Bürkert introduces new seat valves

Bürkert Fluid Control Systems is now offering durable and low maintenance on/off and control valves for switching and controlling gases, liquids, and steam in the process and food industries, suitable for media pressures up to 25 bar and temperatures up to 230°C.Low maintenance on/off and control valves are essential in the food and process industry.

Valve Manufacturer launches specialty O-ring seals

Total Valve Systems has been manufacturing and repairing industrial valves for nearly four decades. So, they have learned a thing or two about the unique demands placed on the O-rings used in those valves.

AAK’s hydraulic pressure valve

AAK has supplied Parker series hydraulic pressure valves with not only a 95% opening rate, but also a 90% closing rate, and the pressure swing is controlled at ±0.1MPa.

Greene Tweed’s Chemraz SFX increases productivity

Chemraz SFX, a custom-engineered FFKM, is an ideal choice for sealing system upgrades because it has been designed to withstand harsh chemicals and high temperatures.