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.

Finnish paper coating binder plant

BASF Oy (Finland), Ludwigshafen, has awarded a lump sum turnkey contract to a consortium, made up of Technip and Rintekno, for the design and construction of a paper coating binder production plant at Hamina, Finland.

Parker’s Integrated Piston

Parker Hannifin’s Seal Group has introduced its new Integrated Piston™, a device that combines piston, bearing and seal into a self-contained package for low, medium and high-pressure hydraulic cylinder applications.

Schering-Plough invests in Singapore

Schering-Plough Ltd. will build four new production facilities in Tuas, Singapore. More…

Asbestos destruction

ARI Technologies Inc. is to deploy its transportable Thermochemical Conversion Technology (TCCT) to destroy asbestos-containing materials. More…

Orton FCx’s ultimate valves

Orton FCx, designer and manufacturer of triple eccentric metal-seated valves has developed the ultimate design evolution for critical applications by providing a bolted body seat.