Rotork plc

Rotork House, Brassmill Lane, Bath, Somerset BA1 3JQ, United Kingdom

Rotork is the world’s leading manufacturer of flow control equipment encompassing electric, pneumatic and hydraulic valve actuators and control systems, valve gearboxes, valve accessories and precision control instruments – supported by the Rotork worldwide service network.

The Rotork Group is comprised of four divisions:

Rotork Controls manufactures electric valve actuators and control systems for the heavy-duty valve market and is the home of the flagship IQ3 intelligent electric actuator range. The IQ3 range features legendary innovations including Rotork’s unique double-sealed enclosure, ‘non-intrusive’ infra-red commissioning, data-logging and predictive maintenance capabilities. Other products include the Schischek range of explosionproof HVAC actuators and the Pakscan digital bus control system, which is now offered with a wireless option.  Rotork Controls also manufactures electric actuators for continuous modulating control, including the innovative CVA and CMA ranges.

Rotork Fluid Systems specialises in the production of pneumatic and hydraulic actuators and control systems. Rotork Fluid Systems’ product offering encompasses P, GP, CP, RC200 / RCI200, R and GT ranges of scotch-yoke and rack-and-pinion pneumatic actuators, H, GH and RH hydraulic actuators, the GO range of gas-over-oil actuators, the HPG range of high-pressure direct gas actuators and the Skilmatic range of electro-hydraulic failsafe actuators.

Rotork Gears delivers innovative solutions to individual valve gearbox and valve accessory requirements, drawing on an unrivalled range of quality products. Rotork Gears’ valve accessories capabilities include mounting kits, spools, pedestals, extension spindles, switchboxes, positioners, handwheels and chainwheels, offered with comprehensive packaging, assembly and test services.

Rotork Instruments manufactures products used in the pressure and flow control markets, offering high performance and precision for all its products, which include market leading regulators, boosters, relays, transducers, solenoid valves, smart positioners, instrument valves and manifolds.

Main markets served by the Rotork Group:

Oil & gas
Rotork products are used on applications throughout virtually all upstream and downstream activities ranging from offshore production facilities through refining and processing to transportation of finished products via pipelines or vessels.

Power generation
As well as traditional power stations, applications for Rotork products are found on renewable energy generation such as solar thermal plants and on CO2 emissions reduction processes such as flue gas desulphurisation, carbon capture and storage.

Water & sewage
Water treatment and distribution are major markets for Rotork. With climate change affecting the availability of water in many areas of the world, there is an increasing need for processes which will maximise existing resources such as desalination plants and water re-use projects.

Rotork specialises in producing actuators and related equipment for every part of the ship building industry and understands the challenges faced.

Rotork manufactures actuators and flow control products for surface and underground processing applications for the mining industry.