Top 10 causes of valve failure

Valves are an inherent and vital part of any process plant. From the humble commodity valves used in instrumentation to the most complex control valve.

German special industrial valves for CSP

OHL Gutermuth from Altenstadt (Germany) supplies specialty valves to almost all the major solar projects around the world.

Fitness for service

Fitness for service (FFS) encompasses various methodologies to evaluate cracks in equipment.

Are you getting the most out of your plant´s intelligent electric valve actuator diagnostics?

A shutdown that is poorly planned can exceed its deadline, go over budget, and negatively impact the bottom-line.

Corrosion and corrosion protection for flange connections in pipelines

In addition to choosing the right materials, protective products like insulating sets will help to reduce corrosion. Important is that the gaskets and washers will not break or absorb any water.

NPD in gate and globe valves: the balanced stem

Most industries are characterized by rapid new product development, for example regarding product quality.

Hydrogen readiness of valves

With hydrogen seen by many as a key contributor to solving climate change, there is a pressing need for reliable, proven equipment.

Introduction to pressure relief valves

The pressure relief valve is one of the most important types of safety valves. It was designed to control or relieve overpressure levels for optimal functionality in any system

Flowserve expands its RedRaven IoT solutions for valves

Flowserve Corporation, a provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, announced has it has expanded its revolutionary industrial IoT service suite, RedRaven – giving companies even greater insight into the performance of their flow control systems by now offering valve-specific capabilities.

Interventek’s Revolution PowerPlus safety valve

Interventek’s 6-1/8”, 15,000psi, Revolution PowerPlus shear-and-seal safety valve has been deployed by an international operator, as part of a subsea well decommissioning project in the Danish sector of the North Sea.