Valve World Magazine

Valve World is a leading international magazine on industrial valves, actuators and associated products with a worldwide distribution. The magazine is published 10 times per year.

The editorial content strongly focuses on end-user experiences and practical applications. Apart from technical articles on valve design, fugitive emissions, fluid control, sealing technology, actuation, topical issues such as maintenance & repair, high-temperature/high-pressure applications, abrasive service and standardisation are covered as well.

Throughout the year, we focus on special issues on power generation, oil & gas, hydrogen, renewable energy, refining, chemical process industry, emission control, actuation, control valves.

The magazine is distributed in print and in an interactive digital format.

The digital interactive publication can be subscribed to for free. Submit your details on the subscription page and you will be notified for each new issue that is released. Printed subscriptions to Valve World magazine are available at Euro 99,- per year. Stay up to date on the world of valves. Join us!

Interactive digital format

Valve World magazine is now available for free in an interactive digital format, allowing readers to access videos, websites, and advertisers directly. Accessible in a responsive format on phones, computers and tablets, the digital magazine is instantly available 24/7, wherever you may be.

Inside the Magazine

Cover Stories

The cover story and cover are offered as part of a commercial media package to companies wishing to promote their activities and products to the global flow control community. Besides featuring in the print and digital magazine, the cover stories receive enormous exposure on the Valve World website, in email newsletters, and in our social media channels.  One of our experienced editors writes the cover story based on an interview with the company’s relevant expert(s).

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News: Industry Update / Innovations & Solutions

Every day our news department gathers news and press releases from around the world to bring our community the latest developments in the flow control business. Examples of areas covered include new products, projects, contracts, personnel appointments, etc. A dedicated news team researches and edits items to be posted online, in our email newsletters, and in the magazine.

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Technical Articles & Case Studies

Experts have the opportunity to share their technical insights with the global flow control industry. Previous topics include stress analysis, CFD, material science, valve design, predictive maintenance, digitalisation, sealing/packing etc.

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For further information about all editorial aspects of the magazine, please contact the Editor in Chief, Joanne McIntyre,
via e-mail or call +31 575 585 298

Featured Stories

In our Feature Stories, Valve World zooms in on interesting developments that are shaping end-user markets, such as the hydrogen revolution, reshoring, lithium mining, succession in family-owned companies and so on.

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Project reports

In every issue, Valve World focusses on an interesting project that has come or will come online. This could be a new project in the realm of offshore, oil and gas, (waste)water management, nuclear, renewable energy etc.

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Delivery Address

All issues will be sent to the delivery address mentioned on the subscription order. A change of address can be sent by email to

Issues will not be resent, if the change of address did not reach us in time.

Market Reports

Keeping up-to-date with developments in the markets and understanding the forces that affect these is important to our readers. In this section, we focus both on traditional markets such as oil and gas, and also on emerging applications such as renewables (hydrogen, hydropower, geothermal etc.)

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End-user interviews

Valve World features interviews with flow control specialists, materials specialists, engineers and end-users from around the world. Conducted by the Editor in Chief, the interview cover various topics such flow control issues, turn arounds, maintenance, new project development etc.

Sharing information in this way with peers can be a very effective way of disseminating knowledge to the benefit of all.

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Print Subscription Info

  • Print subscriptions run for 12 months
  • Two months before a subscription ends, you will receive a notification to see if you wish to continue your subscription.
  • Issues will be sent after receipt of payment through our webshop. This guarantees that your subscription starts without delay.
  • Missing issues: To submit a claim please contact Mrs Renate Collet.
    Please add month and year of the missing issue.


For any questions please contact:
Mrs Renate Collet
Phone: +31 575 789 269 (Switch -270)

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